Draft Initial Study and Mitigated Negative Declaration for the Baron Ranch Trail Realignment Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Santa Barbara County
Document Title
Draft Initial Study and Mitigated Negative Declaration for the Baron Ranch Trail Realignment Project
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
ag and trans corridor
Document Description
Realignment of the existing 6 mile long Baron Ranch Trail, extending from the Baron Ranch property line and trail head to the lower limits of the existing upper Baron Ranch Trail Loop at the Los Padres National Forest Boundary in the Santa Monica Mountains. The project would include: realignment of the trail from the east side of Arroyo Quemado to the west side, construction of a 3,320 sf vehicle and horse trailer turnaround; installation of a 65-ft long and 8-ft wide prefabricated bridge over Arroyo Quemado; and installation of three gates, a small kiosk, wayfinding and interpretive trail signs, fences, and erosion control measures.

Contact Information

Claude Carciacelay
Agency Name
Santa Barbara County
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Santa Barbara
Cross Streets
Calle Real and US HWY 101
Total Acres
Parcel #
081-150-032, -100-005, -090-009, -090-007
State Highways
Pacific Ocean
Other Location Info
Arroyo Quemado Lane

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Coastal Commission (CCC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 5 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Coast Region 3 (RWQCB), Department of Water Resources, Resources Agency
Development Types
Recreational , Transportation:Other (vehicle turnaround and parking)
Local Actions
Site Plan, Use Permit, Coastal Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Coastal Zone, Cultural Resources, Drainage/Absorption, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Septic System, Social, Solid Waste, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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