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By Jim Norris

Los Olivos used to be named for critical Santa Barbara County wine country�s different small fruit. The neighborhood fascination for vineyards within reason new, yet Los Olivos has thrived as a group when you consider that no longer lengthy after local American days. Los Olivos grew very important adequate to neighborhood alternate and commute to develop into the inland terminus of the narrow-gauge Pacific Coast Railway, which zigzagged southeasterly from Avila seashore. town was once platted in 1887 by means of the West Coast Land corporation and the railroad�s proprietors. The dry-farming of grain and farm animals ranches finally drove the neighborhood economic system within the surrounding Santa Ynez River Valley. this present day Los Olivos prospers as a manner station and gateway for travelers having fun with the wonderful thing about the valley, the Santa Ynez Mountains, Los Padres nationwide wooded area, and within reach points of interest, together with the project Santa Ines, wineries, Solvang, and Santa Barbara.

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