Indian Valley Preserve

An expansive preserve connecting central Marin communities.


East access: from Highway 101 in Novato, take the Ignacio Blvd/Bel Marin Keys Blvd exit west on Ignacio Blvd. approximately 2.5 miles all the way through campus. Park in the far west end (parking fee). Trailhead entrance is on the right near the station.

West access: from Hwy 101 in Novato, take the exit for Rowland Ave west, turn right at South Novato Boulevard, turn left at Arthur St, turn left at Indian Valley Rd, and follow approximately .9 miles. MCOSD gate is on the left.


There is usually ample parking at the west end of the Indian Valley College campus. Depending on when you travel, there may be a parking fee.

Public Transit

You can also dial 511 to find out about transit options from your location.