Beautiful Mill Valley, California is just a short 15-minute drive north of San Francisco across the Golden Gate Bridge. Nested in the scenic wooded canyons and the shadow of majestic Mount Tamalpais, Mill Valley – in the heart of Marin County - has all the charm of a small European town with all the amenities of an urban city in Northern California.
Mill Valley is close to some of the most scenic state and national parks in northern. Visitors travel from all over the world to enjoy what Mill Valley has to offer, including the many recreational parks that surround Mill Valley, like the Muir Woods National Monument, and Golden Gate National Recreation Area, in addition to Mt. Tamalpais State Park. From the stunning stretches of beaches in Northern California to the long open spaces that go on for miles, Mill Valley is popular with outdoor enthusiasts for hiking, biking, and riding in the lovely, wooded trails where mountain biking was invented
Mill Valley also boasts a wide array of diverse cultural events along with gourmet restaurants, and fabulous boutique shopping. In downtown Mill Valley, Depot Plaza and Lytton Square are always bustling with activity and the Mill Valley Film Festival is an internationally renowned event that has been drawing crowds since 1977.
If you prefer to watch local theatre, you can do so on a grand scale at The Mountain Play performed in a unique outdoor amphitheater at the top of 2,751-foot Mt. Tamalpais. This charmingly unique community attracts a diverse group of residents including well-known celebrities. Mill Valley has been voted one of the most desirable towns to live in by MONEY and CNN/Money magazines.
Mill Valley is a small but dynamic community enriched with outstanding schools known for academic excellence and all-round learning. Mill Valley is also close to renowned colleges, universities, and higher learning institutes including the Marin Community College District, College of Marin, Golden Gate Baptist Seminary, Dominican University of California, Ali Akbar College of Music, and University of California, Berkeley.
MILL VALLEY ZIP CODES SERVED 94941, 94942