After several months of recovery, repair, and regrowth, the Land Trust is pleased to reopen the Arroyo Hondo Preserve to the public on the first and third full weekends of the month. Learn more about our reopening in this recent Santa Maria Times article. 

All open dates are subject to change in accordance with government public health and safety orders as well as weather advisories. Please visit for the most current visiting information.


  • First and third full weekends of the month, 10 a.m.– 4 p.m.
  • Free docent-led hikes at 10 a.m. on open Saturdays, registration required.

It’s always FREE to visit Arroyo Hondo—click the button below to make your reservation and to see open weekends.