California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Carrizo Plains Ecological Reserve - San Luis Obispo County

Wildlife Viewing hiking Deer Hunting Allowed
The symbols above are activities permitted on this Ecological Reserve. Click for more info.

Phone Number: (559) 243-4005

Map: Directional Map (PDF)    Access Map (PDF)

Directions: Hwy 166, 45 miles east of Santa Maria and 25 miles west of New Cuyama. Parking lot and entrance gate are at mile marker 45 on the north side of the highway.

For more information, visit the Chimineas Ranch Foundation

Chimineas Access Permit (PDF)