For over two decades SBMTV volunteers have provided sustainable trail maintenance, user education, and stewardship for the Santa Barbara area trails.

You can become part of this trail community.  Join in on our monthly second Sunday trail work events, Sunday trail rides, and cooperative trail events like State Trails Day.

Latest from our blog

Huge Arroyo Burro North trailwork accomplished!

Eighteen hearty volunteers worked Arroyo Burro North Trail on Sunday, November 9th, accomplishing a huge amount of brushwork and trail tread repair.  Trailwork in the ... Continue Reading →

2014 – Community Trail Work Accomplished

2014 was another successful year of community trail work for SBMTV!  Here’s the list of trails (or sections of trails) we maintained in 2014: January ... Continue Reading →

Santa Barbara Century Ride

What a day!  Saturday was a gorgeous, sunny day with cool ocean breezes, just perfect for riders conquering the Santa Barbara Century Ride with its ... Continue Reading →

Building the “Great Wall of Jesusita”, Events #1 and #2

Some time in the Summer of 2104, part of the Jesusita trail tread between Tunnel and Inspiration Pt. gave way and slid downslope… On National Public ... Continue Reading →

Elings “Day of Caring” Community Trail Work Day

Saturday the 20th Santa Barbara Mountain Bike Trail Volunteers partnered up with Elings Park Staff and Santa Barbara United Way to continue SBMTV’s ongoing campaign ... Continue Reading →

Review: SBMTV CycleMAYnia Mountain Bike Skills Clinics

  This last May,  SBMTV participated in Santa Barbara County’s 5th Annual CycleMaynia. SBMTV’s IMBA certified mountain bike instructors, Michael Blake and Chris Orr led ... Continue Reading →