El Cerrito Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
El Cerrito neighborhood is in the northwest area of the town of Tucson, Arizona. Residents can access El Cerrito from West El Camino Del Cerro. Homes sit on large, open lots that mingle with the southwestern desert setting. There are trails in the desert surrounding El Cerrito where residents can walk dogs and enjoy the native vegetation.
Interstate 10 is about a mile from El Cerrito. Residents can easily commute for work or shopping, while still living in a neighborhood with a rural feel.
There are two elementary schools near El Cerrito, Laguna Elementary School on North Shannon and Robins Elementary School on North Magnetite Lane. Adalberto M. Guerrero Middle School and Flowing Wells High School are close to El Cerrito.
Christopher Columbus Park has an off-leash dog park with a Fido fountain and scrambling area. One unique feature is the obstacle course that will challenge any canine’s agility skills. The park has a shaded ramada with picnic tables, as well. Christopher Columbus Park is lighted, so dogs and owners can enjoy playtime even after dark. Next to this fun park is Silverbell Lake. The 13-acre lake is regularly stocked with trout, catfish, and sunfish. The lake is open for small boats.
El Cerrito is close to Menlo Plaza Shopping Center, Pima Community College – West Campus, and Silverbell Golf Course. Residents can enjoy the quiet, open space, but they’re still near Tucson’s businesses, shopping, and attractions.
The neighborhood of El Cerrito offers the best of upscale living in Tucson while affording residents a peaceful place to enjoy mountain and splendid southwestern sunsets.