Welcome to Los Altos Hills
Tranquil enclave with access to all-you-need amenities
Los Altos Hills is a slice of paradise. Here, you’ll find a natural pull to the outdoors. Community members can often be found walking their dogs through the neighborhoods or the extensive pathway system. You might even see a horse or two! Los Altos Hills residents enjoy exclusive privacy courtesy of large lot sizes, forested hillsides, and sparse commercial development. Despite its quietude, Los Altos Hills residents can take advantage of nearby expressway access which provides quick and easy commutes to nearby towns, whether that’s hopping into Los Altos for an afternoon errand or jogging north to Palo Alto or south to Los Gatos.
What to Love
- Taking to the trails for a breath of fresh air
- Sweeping estates with top-notch amenities
- The friendly and welcoming community
Los Altos Hills is rich with natural beauty, protected through strict zoning efforts to ensure residents enjoy optimal serenity. While maintaining proximity to everything Los Altos offers, this enclave enjoys both a slower pace of life and the larger community’s nearby conveniences. With estates nestled against the area’s rolling hills, it’s no surprise that real estate here is highly-coveted.
Things to Do
While there are few retail operations in Los Altos Hills, this quiet neighborhood maintains proximity to all of Los Altos’ amenities. When you live in Los Altos Hills, it’s easy to take advantage of everything the community offers. At Westwind Community Barn, saddle-up and enjoy the fantastic Los Altos Hills weather. This town-owned barn is situated on fifteen acres of rolling hills and is complete with a jumping arena, a rubber and sand dressage court, and connections to the town’s Pathway System.
The Los Altos Hills Pathway System is a one-of-a-kind community amenity that provides residents the opportunity to soak up nature. Whether you’re traversing this on foot, on bicycle, or on horse, the Pathway System is a fantastic way to travel or simply get outdoors. Immerse yourself in nature. Because of Los Altos Hills’ stunning scenery, it is home to a vibrant local ecosystem. Your hikes might include sightings of rabbits, coyotes, and hawks. For over twenty years, the town has hosted the Los Altos Hills Pathways Run/Walk, which invites community members to tackle a challenging trail run together.
Throughout the community, there are numerous open space preserves, including the expansive Byrne Preserve, that honor and protect the community’s breathtaking scenery. In the summertime, Purissima Park hosts baseball and softball games, and you can gather — or participate in! — the annual Fourth of July Parade.