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 $1,000,000 - $1,250,000 $1,250,000 - $1,500,000
$1,750,000 - $2,000,000 $2,250,000 - $2,500,000 Over $2,500,000
5 Listings Found
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4 Beds | 3 Baths|2,586 SQ. Feet
  • Mill Valley
  • 115 Cornelia Ave
  • $2,995,000
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5 Beds | 5 Baths|3,918 SQ. Feet
  • Mill Valley
  • 255 Ralston Ave
  • $2,400,000
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139,383 SQ. Feet
  • Mill Valley
  • 153 Myrtle Ave
  • $1,900,000
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2 Beds | 2 Baths|2,050 SQ. Feet
  • Mill Valley
  • 65 Lovell Ave B
  • $1,395,000
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8,664 SQ. Feet
  • Mill Valley
  • 316 W Blithedale Ave
  • $1,150,000

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.