California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Big Sandy Wildlife Area - Monterey & San Luis Obispo Counties

Deer Hunting Allowed Wildlife Viewing Quail Hunting Allowed Wild Pig Hunting Allowed
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Location: Monterey and San Luis Obispo Co. 9 mi N of Paso Robles. Entrance to parking lot is reached from Indian Valley Rd. on the east side of the Salinas River.

Phone Number: (831) 649-2870

Map: Directional Map (PDF)

Description: 850 acres of open grasslands with some open stream habitat. California quail and wild pigs can be found here. East of Camp Roberts.

Special Restrictions: No rifles or pistols may be used or possessed.

PLEASE NOTE: Area regulations are subject to change. Special restrictions on recreational uses, hunt days and methods of take are listed in the current year's issue of Hunting and Other Public Uses on State and Federal Areas, available at CDFW offices and places where licenses are sold.