Photo Tour of the beautiful...

Santa Ynez Valley

"Nojoqui Falls" - Nojoqui Falls is located in Nojoqui Falls County Park six miles south of Solvang on Alisal Road.

"The Paaske Windmill" - This working windmill can be seen on Alisal Road in the Danish village of Solvang.

"Old Santa Ynez Chapel" - This beautiful little chapel, built in 1891, is located at Lincoln and Tivola Streets in Santa Ynez.

"Wine Country" - Oak trees and vineyards are a familiar sight throughout the beautiful Santa Ynez Valley.

"Santa Ynez Valley Farm" - This scenic farm is visible from Highway 246 near Old Mission Santa Ynez.

"View from Fredensborg Canyon Road" - Historic Wulff windmill is bordered by white fencing on Fredensborg Canyon Road.

"The Maverick Saloon" - The Maverick Saloon can be found in Old Town Santa Ynez on Sagunto Street at Meadowvale.

"Pumpkin Field" - Santa Ynez Valley pumpkin fields are popular places to visit in the fall.

"Flowers Along Meadowvale Road" - Flowers and cow pasture meet on Meadowvale Road in Santa Ynez.

"Ballard School" - This little red schoolhouse has been in daily use in Ballard since 1882.

"Mattei's Tavern" - Historic Mattei's Tavern in Los Olivos opened as a stagecoach stop in 1886.

About the Photographer

Vicki Mitchell has been photographing the Santa Ynez Valley for the past three years.  She is a member of the Artists Guild of the Santa Ynez Valley and has done work for The Guest magazine and the Solvang Conference and Visitors Bureau.  Vicki owns her own business, Victoria's Photos, and sells photo cards at El Rancho Marketplace, Casa Sagunto, Los Olivos Vintners, and Sage of Santa Ynez.  Small matted photos may also be purchased at Sage.

Vicki may be contacted at

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