Paradise Road Rock Climbing
The Hinterlands of Santa Barbara. Not a destination, but possibly worth a trip if you happen to be in the area and have climbed everything else. Be sure to check out Cold Spring Tavern after climbing.
From SB, drive up over San Marcos Pass and hang a right on Paradise Road.
Climbing Season For the Santa Barbara area.
Weather station 1.6 miles from here
2 Total Climbing Routes
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Featured Route For Paradise Road
Swift Trip 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c CA
: Central Coast
: ... : Gold Chasm
Hand jam your way up an obvious 5.8 lieback crack to a sandy ledge. From here, you can lower off a questionable bolt anchor, or you may continue diagonally up and left via strenuous finger-locks (5.11). The rock on the second section doesn't see a lot of ascents and is therefore on the chossy side, but increased traffic and (perhaps) a motivated bloke with a brush could turn this route into a classic pitch. ...[more] Browse More Classics in CA