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Great park

Nice views and landscaping. Enjoyed hiking the hilltop.

Reviewed 19 March 2012
So Cal
Wonderful views

The park has excellent views of the sea and mountains. Parking is available at several points... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2012
Norwich, United Kingdom
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Elings Park is the largest privately funded public park in America. Built on land reclaimed from a city landfill, includes soccer and softball fields, a hill for paragliding, hiking trails, playgrounds, picnic areas, and venues for weddings and...more
1298 Las Positas Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93105-4105
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Reviewed 19 March 2012

Nice views and landscaping. Enjoyed hiking the hilltop.

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Reviewed 16 March 2012

The park has excellent views of the sea and mountains. Parking is available at several points. Stick to the paths on the western side if you don't want a hard hike through the thickets! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aHCNqiLgB1s&feature=plcp&context=C4c3a2a3VDvjVQa1PpcFMVX_6EUjgOkio6x90ApYsgkJI21-LUEio%3D

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Reviewed 1 March 2012

Very attractive park with trails and at the top you can watch hang gliders taking off the cliffs.

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Reviewed 5 January 2012

We live half a mile from Elings and I run there two to three times a week. It has lots of "active" recreational opportunities (like soccer fields, baseball diamonds, etc) and lots of "passive" opportunities too (like great views, moderate hiking, dog walking, etc). Personally,...More

Thank patrickmsb
Reviewed 29 December 2011

Its a great winter time hiking spot. We don't have too much time after work and before the sun goes down in the winter. This is a goto for after work quick sweat:) Easy access to trails and super dog friendly. AWESOME VIEWS AT THE...More

Thank Jared-Malia
Reviewed 12 August 2011

Great public park with views onto Santa Barbara and public soccer and baseball playing fields and a motorcross park. There's also a small colloseum for performances which is surely a nice place in the summer. I don't remember seeing it but I guess there are...More

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Anne W
15 May 2016|
Response from Anne W |
Already got my question answered. We belong to the dog park~ we're good to go! Anne Wright