LA Cholla Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Both rustic and beautiful, the area around La Cholla is at the edge of the urban portion of Tucson, and provides an interesting blend of natural attractions and man-made ones. Interstate 10 is less than a mile away. Just on the other side of the interstate is Silverbell Regional Park, roughly centered around Silverbell Lake. This park is a haven for wildlife, including ducks and geese. Mature trees add to the beauty of the park, and the lake gives people the chance to fish for trout, bass, sunfish, and catfish. Hand powered boating is permitted. Nearby Archer Lake is great for model boating.
Many other parks can be found in the vicinity of La Cholla. The neighborhood is on the other side of West Zinnia Avenue from Flowing Wells Junior High School Park, which is of course very near the junior high school it was named after. The area has a variety of homes, apartments, and senior apartments. Many of these have natural landscaping, featuring native plants of the Sonora Desert. Local wildlife can often be seen in this neighborhood. A number of different kinds of trees add to the beauty of this neighborhood.
Local businesses are diverse, and see to the shopping needs of the community. Tucson Mall is also about a mile from La Cholla, and several airports are close by. La Cholla is a great neighborhood for those who want to live in the city but maintain natural beauty in their surroundings.