Gallinas, California

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Not to be confused with Las Gallinas, California.
Unincorporated community
Gallinas is located in California
Gallinas is located in the US
Location in California
Coordinates: 38°01′13″N 122°31′31″W / 38.02028°N 122.52528°W / 38.02028; -122.52528Coordinates: 38°01′13″N 122°31′31″W / 38.02028°N 122.52528°W / 38.02028; -122.52528
Country United States
State California
County Marin County
Elevation[1] 36 ft (11 m)

Gallinas (formerly, Gallinas Valley) is an unincorporated community in Marin County, California.[1] It is located on the Northwestern Pacific Railroad 6.5 miles (10 km) south-southeast of downtown Novato,[2] at an elevation of 36 feet (11 m).[1]


  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Gallinas, California
  2. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 635. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.