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Howrey is a neighborhood in Tucson, Arizona in the 85743 zip code. It is a small neighborhood with just a few streets. The terrain is flat and it is typical desert vegetation.
Picture Rocks Community Center is one of 14 county community centers run by Pima County. It is located just outside the neighborhood. The center is open Monday through Friday and on weekends when there is a special program. There are programs for family members of all ages. There are play times for younger children, after-school programs and summer programs for school-age children, and a variety of options for seniors. Community services also operate out of this location, providing food and clothing for those in need. Many groups also use the center for their meetings such as the Boy Scouts.
The Picture Rocks Park includes a swimming pool and splash pad. There are several different water features at the park, as well a grassy area. The pool is open seasonally and there are swimming lessons and aerobics offered.
Saguaro National Park West is located just a short drive to the east of the neighborhood. The park was created to protect the giant cacti of the same name. The park has a wide selection of hiking trails, from the very easy to the very difficult. Dogs on a leash are allowed in the park. The Red Hills Visitor Center is part of the park and offers spectacular views of the park and the mountains.
When it comes to grocery shopping, a scenic ride will take residents to the Fry’s Food Store and the Wal-Mart Supercenter located close to the I-10.