Canyon Heights Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
With its expansive properties set against the rugged desert terrain of the Coronado National Forest, Canyon Heights offers residents a peaceful life. Many of the homes in this quiet community are located in cul-de-sacs.
Home designs in Canyon Heights tend toward Territorial-style homes built in the 1970s and 80s. Canyon Heights encompasses zip code 85749. The community is bounded by East Ravine Trail on the north, North Sabino Hills Drive on the east, East Ocotillo Drive on the south, and East Ravine Trail also on the west. The area is primarily residential, although you will find a variety of restaurants, service establishments and shops in the community.
Of the many appealing aspects of Canyon Heights is McDonald District Park which sits outside the neighborhood to the south. This 38-acre public park includes a general-use area and an off-leash dog park. The general-use area includes volleyball and basketball courts, football, baseball and soccer fields, batting cages, a playground, picnic areas, and hiking and biking trails. The dog park lies behind the ball fields and offers trees, shade and plenty of grassy areas for dogs to roam. There is a section for large dogs, and another for smaller breeds. Not too far away to the north of Canyon Heights is the Santa Catalina Mountain range, which offers a variety of recreational opportunities including hiking and biking trails. The area is rich in native vegetation, such as the giant saguaro, and home to various wildlife like deer, javelina, skunks, tortoises, rattlesnakes and mountain lions.