Solvang and Vicinity - Southern
All kinds of great drives in this area. Some samples:
Jalama Road: A pastoral road that winds over a low
mountain range, through ranch and farmlands, oak groves, and eventually makes
it down to a campground on a quiet stretch of beach. Jalama Road intersects
Highway 1 just a few miles south of Santa Rosa Road. If you tell the Park
Rangers you're going to the campground store for lunch, they'll waive the entry
fee. Do get something at the store, it is a snapshot of 1950's California beach
history, making one long for the simpler uncrowded times of that era. Get a
'Jalama Burger' and enjoy the great views, then go for a nice walk on the
Buelton - Los Alamos - Sisquoc - Solvang Loop: Jeff
Trask pieced this one together for the 2009 North Meets South drive. The drive
starts just west of Buelton on Highway 246, then:
5 miles: turn right on
Drum Canyon Road
14.4 miles: Turn right onto Main Street in the town of Los
14.9 miles: Turn left onto HWY 101 North
16.7 miles: Exit onto
Cat Canyon Road
25.7 miles: Turn left onto Palmer Canyon Road.
miles: Turn right onto Old Dominon Road
32.8 miles: Turn Left onto Foxen
35.1 miles: Turn right onto Philbric Road.
36.1 miles: Bear
right, staying on Philbric Road
36.6 miles: Veer Left onto Main
39.7 miles: Right onto Suey Road.
43.3 miles: Right onto Highway
55.3 miles: Right onto Tepusquet Road
69.8 miles: Right onto Santa
74.2 miles: Left onto Foxen Canyon Road
76.8 miles: Left turn
in the town of Sisquoc to remain on Foxen Canyon Road
80.4 miles: Optional
detour into Rancho Sisquoc Vineyards - highly recommended detour. Their
Reisling was outstanding.
Foxen Canyon Road will take you back into
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