Preserving the Sacramento Valley land, water, and wildlife


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Upcoming Events

Camp Pollock

Learn about renting the Myrtle Johnston Lodge, River Deck, Courtyard and Lawn weddings and other private and public events.

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Oct 02

Mountain Bike Monday

October 2 @ 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Oct 05

Treasures of the Valley

October 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Oct 07

Self-Guided Hikes

October 7 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Oct 09

Mountain Bike Monday

October 9 @ 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Oct 14

Volunteer Service Day

October 14 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Our Mission

Open Space For All.

The Sacramento Valley Conservancy’s mission is to preserve the beauty, character and biodiversity of the Sacramento Valley landscape by protecting and stewarding natural and working lands, and scenic open spaces for the benefit of current and future generations.

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What We Do

Protecting Lands and Wildlife

The Sacramento Valley Conservancy (the Conservancy) was founded in 1990 on two basic principles: open lands are necessary for quality of life and we must care for the land today so future generations may enjoy its physical and spiritual benefits tomorrow.

Public Access Properties

Learn more about SVC lands that are open to the public for recreation and other uses by clicking the "Visit" link in the top menu.

Camp Pollock

Support local land conservation by renting Camp Pollock for your next event.

Deer Creek Hills

Discover recreational opportunities on Deer Creek's trails, including hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding.

What We Do

Stewardship, Education & Recreation

Protecting the land and inspiring the next generation of outdoor stewards. SVC's vision is a network of permanently-protected natural and working landscapes in the Sacramento Valley.

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@savethesnakesorg found a fence lizard baby! @#CaBiodiversityDay
We are at RALLY 2023! Continuing education, making connections, building partnerships and learning how we can increase our impact to protect and steward the land. Shout out to the Keith Campbell Foundation for the Environment @thecampbellfdn for providing a grant to help support the attendance of SVC staff members this weekend!  #landtrustalliance #accredited #landtrust #conservation #upholdingpublictrust #openspace #portlandoregon #rally2023 #regionallandtrust #perpetuity #rally4land
The 1- mile family trail, captured by lead docent Jim Carr. Come ride the trails through this beautiful blue oak woodland preserve 🌳. 🚴‍♀️Tickets are $10 for adults and free for kids. Deer Creek Hills Preserve Mountain Bike Mondays are Monday nights 4:30-8pm, from July through the end of October! 
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