Blithedale Canyon Neighborhood

Nestled at the foot of Mount Tamalpais in the northwestern section of Mill Valley, the neighborhood of Blithedale Canyon is quintessential Mill Valley.  Towering redwood trees and seasonal creeks give Blithedale Canyon a rural woodsy feel, yet this charmingly rustic community is just minutes away from the conveniences of downtown Mill Valley.

Easy access to open spaces for hiking and biking is part of the allure of Blithedale Canyon.  Popular hiking areas include Blithedale Summit Open Space Preserve and Mount Tamalpais where a series of fire roads and trails, including Old Railroad Grade, offer pleasant trails for every level of hiking and biking expertise.

Elementary school students living in Blithedale Canyon will attend school in one of the five excellent Mill Valley School District schools, which include the Old Mill School, Park School, and Edna Maguire Elementary. Middle school students attend Mill Valley Middle School and most high-schoolers go to Tamalpais High.

Blithedale Canyon Homes for Sale (Mill Valley)

All Listings $1,500,000 - $1,750,000 $1,750,000 - $2,000,000
$2,000,000 - $2,250,000 Over $2,500,000
6 Listings Found
Photo of Listing #21702513 Remove
4 Beds | 7 Baths|4,630 SQ. Feet
  • Mill Valley
  • 560 Summit Ave
  • $4,750,000
Photo of Listing #21616652 Remove
3 Beds | 3 Baths|3,390 SQ. Feet
  • Mill Valley
  • 18 Marsh Dr
  • $3,250,000
Photo of Listing #21625912 Remove
5 Beds | 5 Baths|3,918 SQ. Feet
  • Mill Valley
  • 255 Ralston Ave
  • $2,799,000
Photo of Listing #21700676 Remove
3 Beds | 4 Baths|2,625 SQ. Feet
  • Mill Valley
  • 2 Upper Alcatraz Pl
  • $2,000,000
Photo of Listing #21702747 Remove
4 Beds | 3 Baths|2,360 SQ. Feet
  • Mill Valley
  • 361 Eldridge Ave
  • $1,649,000
Photo of Listing #21702278 Remove
4 Beds | 2 Baths|1,840 SQ. Feet
  • Mill Valley
  • 133 Tamalpais Ave
  • $1,595,000

Blithedale Canyon Real Estate

Although remodeling projects are evident in the area, Blithedale Canyon is still a neighborhood of older, single family homes built prior to the 1960s.  Wood-shingled cottages and craftsman style homes dominate the architecture in the lower sections of the area, while many of the contemporary hillside homes include dramatic windows designed to take in the expansive views.

If you are looking for a home in a quiet, out-of-the-way spot with all the conveniences Marin County has to offer, take a look at Blithedale Canyon real estate in Mill Valley. 

Contact Marin Modern, Mill Valley Realtors, for top-notch representation when buying or selling a property in Blithedale Canyon or anywhere else in Marin County, California.