Mendenhall Valley

Mendenhall Valley

Homes For Sale In Mendenhall Valley

Homes for sale in Mendenhall Valley are located to the north of Downtown Juneau, close to the Mendenhall Glacier. Known locally as “The Valley”, this is the part of Juneau where you’ll find the greatest number of houses for sale. Both the Valley and the glacier above it were named for Thomas Corwin Mendenhall, who, as superintendent of the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, was responsible for defining the exact border between Alaska and Canada.

The Valley, Juneau Real Estate

If you’re looking for a home near schools and shopping then you should check out the Valley. Juneau real estate in this neighborhood is primarily single-family homes and you’ll find everything from budget-friendly fixer-uppers to mid-priced homes on spacious lots with views of the Mendenhall River. You’ll also find properties like duplexes with great rental income potential. Some newer construction is also available in this neighborhood as well.

Amenities Close To Mendenhall Valley Real Estate

Mendenhall Valley real estate is located near the glacier and its various hiking trails. Dredge Lake, in the middle of the Valley, is also a popular spot for jogging, hiking, and dog walking. There are local businesses and shopping in the Valley including Mendenhall Mall, Nugget Mall and Safeway. There is also the 5-screen Glacier Cinemas. Students living in the Mendenhall Valley attend Riverbend, Mendenhall River and Glacier Valley Elementary schools and Floyd Dryden Middle School. They are allowed to choose their high school.