Things to do in Marin County are listed by cities below such as San Rafael, Novato, Mill Valley, San Anselmo and Larkspur. Marin County, California is nestled on the California coast, just north over the Golden Gate Bridge from San Francisco, and just south of the wineries of Sonoma and Napa. Known for its natural beauty and notable attractions, such as San Quentin Prison and Skywalker Ranch, Marin County is a haven for fun, in little towns throughout the county. Mill Valley is a glen filled with redwoods at the base of Mt. Tamalpais. Ross is a small town filled with movie star homes. Sausalito and Tiburon are tucked in against the Bay, treating their residents and visitors to outstanding views of San Francisco, Alcatraz, Angel Island, and the Bay Bridge. From their very own symphony, ballet, opera and theatre company, to their Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Marin County Civic Center, Marin Country is rich with cultural attractions. Many beautiful beaches and parks offer endless opportunities for outdoor activities. At the sound end of the county is Golden Gate National Recreation Area with amazing blufftop views of San Francisco. At the west is Point Reyes National Seashore with so many great camp spots and hiking trails to enjoy. On the bay side of the county are China Camp State Park and Angel Island State Park. In the hills are Mount Tamalpais State Park and Muir Woods National Monument. The county even has a few good fishing holes at Lake Launitas and Nicasio Reservoir. Whether you want to relax and do nothing, or experience a non-stop adventure, Marin County, California offers it all.
Official Website: http://www.co.marin.ca.us/