COMMUNITIES AND HOMES FOR SALE IN SYLMAR – PACOIMA, CA
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Sylmar is a charming neighborhood with breathtaking views of the Tujunga Canyons. Known for its public parks and olive groves, Sylmar draws in nature lovers with its trails and open spaces that create ample opportunities for hiking, hang-gliding and horseback riding. Temperatures remain dry and warm like the rest of the valley, but the breeze from the hill wipes away the smog, resulting in some of the cleanest air in the region.
Restaurants & Nightlife
As you walk down the sidewalk the savory aroma of tacos and tostados greet you from the neighborhood’s rich collection of Mexican restaurants. A few cafes and bistros give some extra color to the dining scene, creating an eclectic selection for your Saturday lunch. Take a drive down Foothill Boulevard or San Fernando Road to explore Sylmar’s unique restaurant spread.
Sylmar IS well-connected to the rest of Los Angeles via freeways and public transportation for an easy commute. The 5 and 210 freeways skirt the neighborhood, and commuters have access to the 405 and Ronald Reagon Freeway. Enjoy plenty of free street parking and spacious lots when you go out for a cup of coffee. The Metrolink train services the neighborhood at the Sylmar/ San Fernando Station for a quick ride into the central city area, but you also have a host of Metro buses making stops on the major streets. If you prefer to bike, take advantage of the bike lane on Polk Street and a bike trail along San Fernando Road.
Sylmar’s mountainside location makes for a host of outdoor recreation opportunities, and the neighborhood’s public parks create the perfect environment for kicking back on a sunny day. Head to Stetson Ranch Park to walk your pooch through the grassy meadow, or take horse to Saddletree Ranch Trailhead for an exciting trek. Another local favorite, Veterans Memorial Park has a series of hilltop trails that offer a beautiful sunset view. Also stop by for your morning jog on the paved trail, or let your kids enjoy the playgrounds and disc golf course.