Muir Woods National Monument Muir Woods National Monument, Mill Valley, CA94941 When John Muir learned that William and Elizabeth Kent were naming a redwood forest near San Francisco in his honor, he…More declared, "This is the best tree-lovers monument that could possibly be found in all the forests of the world." The couple had purchased the land to preserve its beauty and restful wilderness; and in 1908, they donated it to the federal government to protect it from destruction.
The Muir Woods Park Community Association can find its roots back in 1935 when it was originally called the Muir…More Woods Park Improvement Association. It's function is to build a community around those who live on and near Mt. Tamalpais. </p>
<p>There is a clubhouse which is available for rent for weddings and private parties. The main room is 341 square feet with a full kitchen. There are also two parking lots nearby.</p>
Marin County Fire - Throckmorton Ridge 816 Panoramic Hwy, Mill Valley, CA94941 The Marin County Fire Department's Throckmorton Ridge station responds to wildland fires on the southern and west Marin…More coast, Mt. Tamalpais and the urban-interface areas above Mill Valley. The department protects Muir Beach, Muir Woods and the unincorporated areas surrounding Mill Valley. It also responds to fires at the Muir Woods National Monument and the Marin Municipal Watershed. The Throckmorton Ridge station was rebuilt in 2006 and has won awards for architecture and energy efficiency. It is manned by two firefighters in the winter and four in the summer.
Larkspur Hotel, Mill Valley 160 Shoreline Hwy, Mill Valley, CA94941 Located on Shoreline Highway in Mill Valley, the Larkspur Hotel offers comfortable and convenient lodging near Mount…More Tamalpais, the Muir Woods and Stinson Beach. The hotel offers complimentary Wi-Fi, a business center, an outdoor heated pool and a fitness center. To make a reservation, call the Larkspur Hotel during regular business hours.
The Tamalpais Valley station of the Southern Marin Fire Protection District serves the areas of Tamalpais Valley,…More Homestead Valley and Almonte. The Southern Marin Fire Protection District is an independent special district established by the Marin County Board of Supervisors in July 1999. It provides fire, rescue and paramedic services to the communities of Tamalpais Valley, Almonte, Homestead Valley, Alto, Strawberry, portions of Tiburon, and the City of Sausalito.</p>
<p>The district operates three stations, and responds to more than 4,000 incidents per year. The district also provides paramedic service to the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Muir Beach, and the Muir Woods National Monument, and a regional rescue unit that serves all of the above areas, the Tiburon peninsula, and the Golden Gate Bridge area.</p>
The Southern Marin Fire Protection District is an independent special district established in July of 1999 to…More provide fire, rescue and paramedic services to the communities of Tamalpais Valley, Almonte, Homestead Valley, Alto, Strawberry, approximately 1/3 of the town of Tiburon, and the city of Sausalito.</p>
<p>The district, which has 52 full-time employees, covers 11.5 square miles, approximately 27,700 people and more than 14,100 homes and commercial structures. It operates three stations, and responds to more than 4,000 incidents per year. The district also provides paramedic service to the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Muir Beach and the Muir Woods National Monument.</p>
<p>A seven-member board of directors governs the district and meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month.</p>
7 Eleven 371 Shoreline Hwy, Mill Valley, CA94941 7 Eleven is one of the last stops on the way out Muir Woods and the Shoreline Highway to Stinson Beach. You'll find…More drinks, snacks, some prepared foods like taquitos, auto basics like oil and basic health items here. Like other stores in the chain, this 7 Eleven features signature Slurpees for hot summer days, a wide array of coffee selections and Big Gulp soda fountains.