Arroyo Hondo Preserve is a 4.8 mile out and back trail located near Goleta, CA that offers scenic views. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hiking and walking.
The preserve is open to the public via reservation during limited weekends as detailed on the Land Trust for Santa Barbara County web page. Trails circle the canyon and climb up to ridges on the east and west and are well maintained. The creek generally has water, especially in the upper sections.