Sand Canyon Resort Project

3 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Santa Clarita
Document Title
Sand Canyon Resort Project
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Zoning = OS; General Plan = Open Space (OS)
Document Description
In an effort to create a premiere golf resort destination in northern Los Angeles County, the project applicant is proposing to replace existing open space that was formerly the Mountain Course of the Robinson Ranch Golf Course with a new resort and spa consisting of a hotel with a three-story building; a spa garden inn within three three-story buildings; an outdoor wedding venue; villas associated with the hotel (23 buildings); three restaurants; a spa/gym/salon; conference and ballroom space; meeting rooms; outdoor recreation consisting of two pools, one tennis court, two pickleball courts, 2 miles of on-site pedestrian pathways, and a nine-hole "chip and putt" golf course; and a total of 400 new parking stalls, including 18 parking spaces in villa garages. The project also includes the expansion of the existing 1-acre off-site detention basin to approximately 2 acres in size .

Contact Information

Patrick Leclair
Agency Name
City of Santa Clarita
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Agency Name
Sand Canyon Country Club
Contact Types
Project Applicant


Santa Clarita
Los Angeles
Cross Streets
Sand Canyon Road/Robinson Ranch Road
Total Acres
Parcel #
2840-022-025, 2840-022-026
State Highways
Union Pacific
Sulphur Springs
Santa Clara River
23, 24
Mint Cyn

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES), California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Natural Resources Agency, California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Los Angeles Region 4 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of Toxic Substances Control, San Gabriel and Lower Los Angeles Rivers and Mountains Conservancy (RMC), State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW), California Department of Transportation, District 7 (DOT)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW), California Department of Transportation, District 7 (DOT)
Development Types
Commercial (Sq. Ft. 460,000, Acres 32.4), Recreational (Hotel Amenities), Other (Detention basin (1.9 acres), open space (42.5 acres))
Local Actions
General Plan Amendment, Site Plan, Rezone, Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Schools/Universities, Septic System, Sewer Capacity, Solid Waste, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire, Other


State Comment Letters [Comments from state reviewing agencies]

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