Get Involved


Stay Informed, Get Involved, Take Action

There are many ways you can help support your local trails. Trails Council’s goal is to provide a variety of ways you can become involved so you can find the one that is right for you.

Upcoming Events

Advocate for New Trails

  • Help the Trails Council to take action by advocating for the protection of existing trails and the creation of new trails. Our most urgent project is a once in a generation opportunity to acquire a scenic world-class coastal bluff-top location for the California Coastal Trail along the Gaviota Coast…Learn More

Hike with Us

Help Maintain Our Trails

  • Become a trail volunteer. Join us on one or more of our regular trail projects and find out how much fun it can be to get dirty and make a contribution. Head over to the Santa Barbara Trail Volunteer meetup group, sign up and get announcements of upcoming projects…Learn More

Join Today

  • The greatest benefit to becoming a member of Santa Barbara County Trails Council is the knowledge that you have become part of a network of people who are committed to protecting, restoring, enjoying and sharing the joy and beauty of our local trails. Plus new members receive a set of seven pocket maps for Santa Barbara’s most spectacular trails…Learn More