“Bell Canyon is the safest community in Ventura County and one of the safest communities in Southern California.”
-Ventura County Sheriff’s Dept
Our one gate entrance means Bell Canyon has tight control over who enters our community providing maximum safety for our residents.
In the event of an emergency, there is an additional exit that the Fire/Sheriffs Departments would utilize to augment exit from the community.
We were voted a “Model Community” in the State of California for our fire abatement program.
Bell Canyon has two school bus stops within our gates therefore our children don’t leave the community until they are on a school bus.
We have our own Disaster Alert Response Team; a group of trained volunteers living in the canyon that will assist in the event of a natural disaster. We also have a container filled with emergency supplies: radios, water and triage supplies.
Bell Canyon is rich in early California history and characterized by rugged steep boulder capped hills and ridges, punctuated with ancient oak trees and the forested verdant green corridors of Bell Canyon Creek.
Bell Canyon is surrounded on two sides by thousands of acres of nationally protected parkland for your hiking and biking pleasure.
Bell Canyon is the only gated community in the area that boasts it’s own private park; Bell Creek Park, which is 5 acres with another 75-acre parcel currently under development.
Bell Canyon has a recreational trail system that runs throughout the community and into the parkland that surrounds us.
Bell Canyon has its own creek and waterfall.
There are no visible power or electrical poles in Bell Canyon so we can fully enjoy the natural beauty.
The community hosts numerous events for the enjoyment of residents and their guests, such as Snow Day, the Spring Fair, Easter Egg Hunt, Camp Outs in our Park, Hot August Night, Halloween Hang, Wine Tasting Parties and Progressive dinners to name a few.
We also have over 12 different clubs including; book club, investment club, tot playgroup, hiking group and knitting club to name a few. We also have Bell Canyon Broadway that showcases 6 plays a year with resident children of all ages as the stars!
Bell Canyon is one of the few communities in Southern California with a full boarding and training equestrian center. They offer both English and Western horse-back-riding lessons.
Has two state-of-the art, lighted tennis courts for our residents.
Bell Canyon is part of the prestigious Las Virgenes Unified School District and the designated schools for Bell Canyon are the finest in the district. See School information for website info for both the Local public and private schools.
Bell Canyon residents have lower property taxes and auto insurance due to the Ventura County location. Remember to use your four-digit zip code extension (available at the office) that identifies you as a resident of Ventura County.
Bell Canyon was awarded “Association of the Year” by the Channel Island Chapter of The Community Associations Institute.
Currently underway with projects to upgrade and add to our existing community facilities including…
Bell Canyon has It’s own community Tennis Courts. If you love Tennis and Golf, Bell Canyon is just minutes to some of Southern California finest Country Clubs.
Private Clubs and courses
Sherwood Country Club – Home of the Tiger Woods Shootout
Braemar Country Club
Bell Canyon Horse and Hiking Trails are for your enjoyment. Here is a copy of the maintained trails within the community.
Bell Canyon is one of the few equestrian communities remaining in the Los Angeles county area. Here are some links to local equestrian services.