Grass Mountain Trail is a 4.5 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Santa Ynez, CA that offers scenic views. The trail is rated as difficult and primarily used for hiking.
Starting off easy, this trail steadily increases in difficulty until the final mile directly up the side of the mountain to the peak. It is not the highest mountain in the area, but still has commanding views over most the surrounding area. A permit is required. (See contact information.)