Bell Canyon

Offers residents the peaceful charm of country living while maintaining the conveniences of Los Angeles.
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Welcome to Bell Canyon

Tranquil Living in Bell Canyon

Nestled behind its private gates, Bell Canyon offers residents the peaceful charm of country living while maintaining the conveniences of Los Angeles. Bell Canyon, like many upscale communities in Calabasas, boasts a rich history rooted in early California. The area is characterized by its rugged, boulder-capped hills, ridges adorned with ancient oak trees and the lush green corridors of Bell Canyon Creek. Surrounded by thousands of acres of nationally protected parkland, Bell Canyon offers a unique blend of natural beauty and modern living.

Architectural Heritage

Renowned architect Cliff May designed Bell Canyon, infusing his vision with the essence of California's heritage while embracing modernity. His designs emphasized seamless indoor-outdoor living, perfectly suited to Southern California's temperate climate. May also designed the community buildings and the Equestrian Center, thoughtfully positioning roads and homes to minimize impact on the natural landscape.

Real Estate in Bell Canyon

Bell Canyon is an unincorporated community of over 700 homes in eastern Ventura County accessed via Valley Circle Blvd in Los Angeles County. Bell Canyon boasts a median home price of $2.8 million, with the highest listing in 2024 reaching $5.2 million and the lowest at $1 million. The area also saw a record-breaking sale of $6 million. Celebrities like Shaquille O'Neal, Lil Uzi Vert, Joe Rogan, Jamie Farr, and Alyssa Milano have all called Bell Canyon home. Lisa Sorrentino’s parents have resided in Bell Canyon since 1987.

A Community United

The prestigious 24-hour guard-gated crown jewel of equestrian communities, Bell Canyon. Surrounded by some of the most beautiful scenic backdrops & rock formations of SoCal housing communities encompassing over 5600 acres of open space and parkland. The community features an equestrian facility, fitness center, tennis courts & equestrian/hiking trails along with Bell Creek Park with a playground and baseball field. Its rustic atmosphere, convenient location, recreational opportunities & neighborhood friendships truly rank Bell Canyon as one of the best places to live.
Bell Canyon is known for its stunning sunsets, breathtaking natural surroundings, and a strong sense of community. The Bell Canyon Association, along with numerous community volunteers, is dedicated to preserving the area's beauty and ensuring it remains an enjoyable place to live for generations to come. Their efforts have created a vibrant, welcoming community that harmonizes with its pristine environment.

A Haven for Wildlife

Bell Canyon is home to a diverse array of wildlife, including falcons, hawks, herons, and eagles. In 2019, the community celebrated its 50th anniversary, reflecting on the changes and continuities of life in the canyon. Located in Ventura County, Bell Canyon is close to LA amenities but retains a secluded, natural setting in the rolling Simi Hills.

Equestrian Excellence

The Bell Canyon Equestrian Center, designed by renowned architect Cliff May, is one of the few full-service equestrian centers remaining in the San Fernando Valley. It serves both residents and guest boarders, offering top-notch horse care and training in English hunters, equitation, show jumping, and dressage. Riders can also enjoy miles of scenic chaparral trails.

Community Safety

The Bell Canyon Volunteer Wildland Fire Department (BCVWFD) was established in October 2020 following the Woolsey Fire, which devastated many homes in the area. The BCVWFD’s primary mission is to protect residents and property by supporting local fire agencies. Members are certified wildland firefighters trained by the California Office of the State Fire Marshal. While not a replacement for 911 emergency services, the BCVWFD provides specific, limited emergency and medical services, including search and rescue.

Community Services and Activities

The Bell Canyon Community Services District (CSD), formed in 1984, acts as a liaison between the state, county, and homeowners. The CSD manages tax funds to provide essential services like waste removal, emergency preparedness, and recreational activities. The community enjoys various yearly and ongoing activities such as Heart-to-Heart: Hosted by the Kids Committee & Bell Canyon CSD and Knitters & Crocheters Club: Which meets on the first Monday of each month, with location announced in the monthly calendar.

Around Bell Canyon, CA

There's plenty to do around Bell Canyon, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including MUSYCA Children's Choir, BetterBody EMS, and Beauty Studio Calabasas.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Active 1.98 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.39 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.61 miles 23 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 3.64 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 3.75 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.47 miles 21 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Bell Canyon, CA

Bell Canyon has 553 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Bell Canyon do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 1,844 people call Bell Canyon home. The population density is 617.03 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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51.79 / 48.21%

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