San Luis Reservoir Wildlife Area - Merced & Santa Clara Counties
  • 30 miles E of Gilroy, on the S side of Pacheco Pass, along Hwy 152.
  • Directional Map
  • Phone Number: (209) 826-0463
  • 902 acres, of steep oak-grassland habitat, typical of the inner coastal range.
  • Foot access only.
  • Several mammals are found on the area, including gray fox, black-tailed deer and wild pigs. 101 species of birds have been recorded in the area. This is also a good area for observing spring wild flowers.
Special Restrictions:
  • Limited to shotguns and archery equipment.
  • 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.

Contact San Luis Reservoir Wildlife Area - Merced & Santa Clara Counties

Dr. Jeffrey R. Single
Regional Manager - Central Region
1234 E. Shaw Avenue
Fresno, California  93710
Phone: (559) 243-4005 ext. 151
Fax: (559) 243-4022


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Merced County, California
  • Santa Clara County, California

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