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President Club Weekend

The guides seem very knowledgeable about the area, friendly and accommodating. You will go out rain... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2018
11BGrunt
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Prosper, Texas
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Fabulous Wine Adventure

Fabulous time. Jeep Driver, Spencer, courteous, knowledgeable--made trip extra super. Three... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2017
Linda P
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San Diego, California
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Celebrating 17 years, Cloud Climbers’ Back-Country Wine Tour is the original and best wine tasting experience in Santa Barbara & the Santa Ynez Valley. Driver-guided, custom tours in open-air 7-passenger Jeeps. Amazing scenery, back-roads, wine tasting at 4 unique wineries and a picnic lunch included. Door-to-door service. Sunset, Mountain, Horseback-riding combination tours also available. Departs daily.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

The guides seem very knowledgeable about the area, friendly and accommodating. You will go out rain or shine so come prepared for any type of weather. They did supply poncho’s and blankets for us. Because it was raining our views were limited. The highlight of...More

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Reviewed September 21, 2017

Fabulous time. Jeep Driver, Spencer, courteous, knowledgeable--made trip extra super. Three wineries - all different in environment with great tasting rooms. Yummiest lunch picked up in small town and we had picnic at one of the wineries. Other two ladies on tour great fun too....More

Thank Linda P
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Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

We booked a wine tour with Cloud Climbers at the last minute, it was the best money spent in California so far! Our guide Michelle was a blast, knew the area well and took excellent care of us. They pick you up and drop you...More

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CCJTsybil, Owner at Cloud Climbers Jeep Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Thank you for all of your positive comments! Please come back to California soon again to join us on another Jeep Tour adventure.

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Reviewed August 26, 2017

This is the 5th time my husband and I and another couple have used Cloud Climbers as a jeep tour of the beautiful area and wine country around Santa Barbara CA, but the first time, as a tour of the town of Ojai, the surrounding...More

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Reviewed June 13, 2017

My experience with Cloud Climbers Jeep Tours was that they provided the transportation at Gainey Vineyard to the barn wine tasting. Our driver was super friendly and she had worked at the winery so she was super knowledgeable about the vineyard and told us a...More

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CCJTsybil, Owner at Cloud Climbers Jeep Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2017

So glad you had a taste of what we do!! Definitely join us soon for a tour -- we offer excursions in Santa Barbara, the Santa Ynez Valley and Ojai. Our guides in each location are terrific. Thanks for the feedback and... Happy Summer!

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Reviewed June 5, 2017

A great way to visit the mountains and see some wonderful views and see some of the history of the area. Guy was great for us, very laid back, no pressure to rush things, had a wonderful lunch in an old stage coach post. The...More

Thank Bob P
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CCJTsybil, Owner at Cloud Climbers Jeep Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2017

Thanks for the nice feedback. So glad we could help to enhance your Santa Barbara visit! Please join us again.

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Reviewed April 13, 2017

We were picked up by Guy in the jeep at about 9:30. The weather was a bit unpredictable so we were a little worried that we would not have a good day. How wrong we were. Guy provided us with blankets, hair ties and everything...More

Thank Karen H
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CCJTsybil, Owner at Cloud Climbers Jeep Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2017

Definitely come back again. All of our guides are terrific and we will customize your tour to make it just as memorable but... different enough to enjoy!! Thank you for your business.

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Reviewed March 29, 2017

This is a great way to sample the wines of the area. Our guide was very personable and well informed. He customized the day to our tastes. Definately would reccomend this to anyone who wants to do a wine tour

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CCJTsybil, Owner at Cloud Climbers Jeep Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2017

Thank you for recommending our company. There are so many tour companies to choose from these days, it is very helpful for travelers to get first-hand feedback. Please come back soon for another Cloud Climbers Jeep Tour adventure in SB or Ojai!

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Reviewed November 8, 2016

We were down visiting our son at UCSB and wanted to do something fun for the whole family. I am so glad we decided to do the mountain jeep tour with Cloud Climbers! Guy, our driver, took us to some beautiful sites up in the...More

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Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

My friend and I stayed in Santa Barbara for 3 nights and we didn't have a car! I knew I wanted to do a guided tour to vineyards up to Santa Ynez. This was the perfect tour they picked us up at the hotel and...More

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