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Tennessee Valley Trailhead

591 Tennessee Valley Rd, Mill Valley, CA 94941-3627
+1 415-331-1540
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Easy walk to a beautiful beach

If you like a bit of tranquility and peace this is a must visit location. The parking is free and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Avoid weekends

Awesome hiking in the Marin Headlands. Venture out. You will be pleased. Head over to Rodeo Valley... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
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591 Tennessee Valley Rd, Mill Valley, CA 94941-3627
+1 415-331-1540
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you like a bit of tranquility and peace this is a must visit location. The parking is free and easy to find the trail dusty but not hard to walk although it is 2 miles so best to take some drink if it's a...More

Thank FioHu
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Awesome hiking in the Marin Headlands. Venture out. You will be pleased. Head over to Rodeo Valley for more great trails. Amazing views. Ocean, city, bridge, bay, earth sky, clouds fog. Can get cold and windy. Be prepared.

Thank deepchi
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I like this trail out to the beach. Though it's long, it's not overly long and it's a pretty easy trek out there. Take a picnic and make a day of it!

Thank eve624
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We were blown away the first time we did this 2mile hike to ocean! After the first time, we were hooked & made this hike whenever possible over the past ~17yrs..At the trailhead (or beginning) there is ample parking and porta-potties...The hike is ~2mi to...More

1  Thank IBM-XO
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Tennessee Valley Trailhead is the gateway to a lovely, gentle, and very picturesque walk to the ocean and a great beach, with a hidden cove. You can also use this trailhead to access trails up to the top of the ridge and walk all the...More

Thank bergerjudy
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We hiked this trail over Memorial Day weekend 2017. It did not disappoint. It was a good walk for us (about 1.7 miles to the beach from the parking lot), mostly flat although there was a slight rise or two to deal with. At the...More

1  Thank JefffromSA
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

The best part of this hike was the breathtaking views of the sea once you reach Tennessee Beach. The hike up to it is relatively easy with amazing lush hills surrounding you. Once you reach the beach, take the stair trail up on the right...More

1  Thank gabiblanchette
Reviewed 13 April 2017

My first time there I was walking with a friend, talking, commenting on the beauty and whom should be walking alongside us but Bill Graham, the rock 'n roll impresario from the Summer of Love, etc., and while we didn't talk, as it was his...More

2  Thank FreshTomatoes
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Used to be a well hidden secret with few to no houses along the path and you almost had to bushwhacked your way but that was in the 60's. Now a well trodden walk way to the beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean. Not to...More

Thank KathieVee
Reviewed 30 March 2017

which is ok. More trails, more trail signs. The main trail to the lagoon is very easy and quite beautiful. A lesser Marin attraction but one not to be missed.

Thank Tom S
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