Willits is the ideal central location from which to enjoy the exceptional beauty of Mendocino County. To the north are the majestic redwoods and the Eel River, to the south award-winning wineries, and to the west is the rugged Mendocino Coast. Willits is famous for the Skunk Train, Willits Frontier Days, California's oldest continuous rodeo, and being the Home of Seabiscuit to mention a few. With a small town atmosphere, Willits is a great place to stay, play and live.
Because of its location in one of the most picturesque counties of Northern California, Willits is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise. There are several excellent trails and nature areas for hikers, bicyclists and campers to explore in and around the Willits area. Little Darby Nature Trail, Jackson Demonstration State Forest and Brooktrails offer trails of various lengths and terrain. Willits has several public parks for outdoor activities, including The Recreation Grove and the Bud Snider City Park. The Community Ball Fields and Willits Skate Park provide sporting facilities and the Frank Grasse Dog Park allows well-behaved dogs to get some off leash playtime.
Willits has a unique mix of quality housing stock, from getaway weekend homes and estates to ranches and homes with turn of the century charm. Homes are still affordable for the first-time home buyer as well as some exclusive executive homes. There are many nice neighborhoods from which to choose the lifestyle that fits you. In addition, there are plenty of opportunities to own your own business, invest in commercial/industrial, income property or buy lots and land for future appreciation. As Willits experiences growth, more commercial, retail and service establishments are needed.
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