Open Weekend at Arroyo Hondo

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Date & Time

Sat, Jul 02 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Address (map)

Arroyo Hondo Preserve California 1 Gaviota, CA 93117

Venue (website)

Arroyo Hondo Preserve

The Arroyo Hondo Preserve is open to the public on the first and third full weekends of each month, advanced reservations required. Native plants can be seen sprouting from the hillsides and creek banks, along with mule deer, foxes, hawks, and other wildlife. Explore the trails and enjoy the sun-drenched vistas or stay cool along the shady creek at this historic nature preserve.

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.

• No swimming in the creek.
• No pets.

It is always FREE to visit the preserve and reservations are required—click the link below.


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