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At sunrise a lone horse grazes peacefully on a grassy hillside of "Horse Hill" in Mill Valley, as the full moon sets behind Mount Tamalpais. The open space of Mill Valley contains a variety of habitats within its 225 acres, including grasslands, bay/oak woodlands, and redwood/Douglas fir forests. The fire roads in this preserve are popular with hikers, bicyclists, and equestrians, offering several relatively level routes along a spectacular ridge with outstanding views of San Francisco and Mount Tamalpais. The Middle Summit Fire Road rises steeply in the northern section of the preserve to connect with the Blithedale Summit Open Space Preserve, and to points beyond. ..