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Santa Barbara Beach Map

Santa Barbara Beach Map

Santa Barbara has some of the most beautiful beaches on the California coast. We recommend enjoying them fully whether kayaking the coastline, surfing the waves, or just building a sand castle with the kids. Here are some tips on local beaches and a map to help find them. Parking fees: Almost all of these beaches…

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A Santa Barbara Legend

A Santa Barbara Legend: Guide Amy Di Chiro

There have been a lot of great guides at the Adventure Company over the years, but there are a few legends – guides that can pull off a great trip despite all odds. Guests will call, email or write reviews about these amazing creatures – giving testimony to their incredible skills. Quotes like, “Amy might…

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Santa Barbara Courthouse

30 Things to See in Santa Barbara

  Guests are always asking, “What should I see when I visit Santa Barbara?” With so many great sights sometimes it is tough to pick the best places to visit. Whether you are a hiker, wine connoisseur,  outdoor enthusiast or just interested in the sites this coastal California town is full of wonderful attractions and sites for everyone to enjoy.  Here…

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Who has the best job in Santa Barbara?

Well, if going on incredible trips to Santa Ynez and Channel Islands National Park is a great job, then Brina Carey might just have the best job in town. She has been guiding kayak, bike and surf trips in California for over 6 years. She recently became Santa Barbara Adventure Company’s full time Field Coordinator working with schools and groups to…

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Snow in Santa Barbara

This morning I headed up Gibraltar Road with my son and came across a small snow flurry. I tried to capture it on video with some success. Unfortunately the snow was melting as it hit the ground, but it was beautiful to see it float down.

Introducing Santa Barbara Last Minute Deals

Everyone loves a great travel deal – and we love rewarding our loyal fans with great deals on activities and tours. Today we are introducing Santa Barbara Last Minute Deals! Upcoming trips and tours at up to 25% off our standard rates. Now, this doesn’t happen every week, but when it does we want to let you know.…

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Introducing the Adventure Company Blog

Welcome to the Santa Barbara Adventure Company’s official blog. We are so excited to share our adventures, advice and stories with you. Our hope is to build a useful resource for tourists, travelers and locals about this wonderful area of California and the activities Santa Barbara provides. We plan to share our” trip reports” here as…

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