Javelina Alley Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Javelina Alley is a neighborhood near the Catalina Foothills of Arizona, in the Tanque Verde area. The community is roughly 30 minutes northeast of downtown Tucson, nestled in the shadows of the Santa Catalina Mountains. The zip code for Javelina Alley is 85749, and it falls within Pima County. Some of the area communities include Rancho Sierra, Skyline Estates, and Winchester Ranch.
The Javelina Alley neighborhood consists of just a half-dozen or so single-family homes along a single street east of Bonanza Avenue – East Wild Javelina Place. The homes in this fairly affluent neighborhood are large and the home sites are spacious. Most of the homes have their own swimming pools and good-sized yards for children to play in.
When Javelina Alley residents are looking for more room to stretch their legs, they don’t have to venture far from home. Within a mile to the southwest of the neighborhood is McDonald District Park. This decent-sized park offers a variety of playing fields, as well as a basketball court, playground area, and fenced dog park. There is ample parking here, as well.
Of course, Javelina Alley residents also enjoy close proximity to the Santa Catalina Natural Area, which can be easily accessed via nearby Catalina Highway. To the north, opportunities for outdoor recreation and nature viewing abound at the Butterfly Peak Natural Area, the Catalina State Park, and the General Hitchcock Picnic Area. To the southeast is the Saguaro National Park.
Despite close proximity to all of these beautiful natural surroundings, Javelina Alley residents aren’t cut off from civilization. Commercial offerings abound in the foothills area, and the downtown area is just a short drive away.