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Dixon Acres is a rural neighborhood ten miles north of downtown Tucson. The neighborhood is surrounded by beautiful undeveloped desert landscape. Located in the city of Casas Adobes, Dixon Acres is a Pima County neighborhood encompassed by the 85704 zip code, just west of Texas Highway 77 and east of I-10.
Residents of Dixon Acres enjoy a major Tucson focal point in the nearby Santa Catalina Mountains. Visitors to Catalina Mountains enjoy numerous recreational activities including skiing at Mount Lemmon Ski Valley and hiking at Catalina State Park.
Residents of Dixon Acres attend Pima county schools. The nearest public schools are Winifred Harelson Elementary School, La Cima Middle School and Edge High School. Several higher educational institutions are also nearbym including ITT Technical Institute, University of Arizona and Pima Community College.
One of Tucson’s most upscale shopping districts is less than a mile from Dixon Acres. Magnificent Spanish-Colonial architecture gives this collection of boutiques and fine dining restaurants a distinguished charm. Residents of Dixon Acres also enjoy several nearby golf courses and country clubs. A Tucson favorite, La Paloma Country Club, is located in the foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains. Amenities at the elite private club include golf courses with stunning mountain views, tennis clubs, fine dining restaurants, spa services and more.
A favorite outdoor activity in Tucson is hiking. Arguably one of Tucson’s most picturesque parks, Tohono Chul Park, is minutes from Dixon Acres. The 49-acre nature preserve boasts impeccable landscape complete with beautiful flower gardens. There is also a museum, gift shop, and hiking trails. The infamous Tea Room at Tohono Chul Park serves delectable dishes that visitors rave about. Dixon Acres offers the best in shopping and recreation for residents outside Tucson.