Open Weekend at Arroyo Hondo Preserve
April 4 @ 10:00 am - April 5 @ 4:00 pmFree
782-acre Arroyo Hondo Preserve is a magnificent canyon located west of Santa Barbara between Refugio State Beach and Gaviota State Park. Cool, stream-side paths through the bay and sycamore trees transition into trails past ancient oak trees, tall yucca blooms and aromatic sages up the high ridges of the Santa Ynez Mountains.
Dates subject to change depending on CDC guidelines and public adherence to social distancing.
Take a self-guided hike anytime between 10am-4pm on Saturday and Sunday of open weekends.
VISITING THE PRESERVE RESPONSIBLY:
- Social distancing is key in avoiding the spread of COVID-19. Please maintain a distance of 6 feet from all other visitors.
- Do NOT carpool. Limit group sizes to your household and only allow a household member to drive.
- Wash your hands frequently. There is a hand washing station next to the barn and toilet facilities at the preserve.
- Do not use the picnic tables at this time to avoid further exposure.
- No pets.
It is FREE to visit the preserve. Advance reservations are REQUIRED and can be made here.