River Ridge Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The elite neighborhood known as River Ridge can be found within the intersection of North Swan Road and East River Road in the northern area of Tucson, Arizona. The primary street within the small River Ridge subdivision is East Coachlight Lane, with some small cul-de-sacs branching off of the main street. River Ridge is part of the popular Catalina Foothills area.
The Catalina Foothills area is full of ridges and rocky outcroppings, and gently rises up from the city of Tucson to the base of the Catalina Mountain range. The beautiful topography provides the residents of the area with extraordinary views of the Catalina Mountains to the north, while at the same time affording them the view of the Tucson city lights. The lights of the city seen from River Ridge are described as equivalent to seeing stars in the sky.
The homes in the Catalina Foothills area, including the River Ridge homes, are expensive, primarily starting in the $1 million range. The River Ridge community is in a beautiful area of Tucson with easy access to downtown Tucson, well-rounded shopping, dining, and entertainment choices.
The River Ridge neighborhood has a walking and bike trail less than a block away. This particular trail is called the Rillito Parkway, and it leads both downtown and to the Oro Valley. The River Ridge neighborhood is close to TMC Hospital and is a popular location for physicians and other professionals who work in downtown Tucson.