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Sabino Heights is just beyond the foothills of the Catalina Mountains in the 85749 zip code of Tanque Verde. It’s nestled among several other picturesque communities: Sabino Ridge and Estrella Vista Estates border it to the north, while Coronado Vistas and Ranchitos De Los Saguaros border it to the south. Sterling Springs at Sabino Springs is to its west, while The Homestead is to its east.
Most of the homes in the neighborhood are single-family, detached houses of varying styles, designs, and sizes, from mini-mansions to ranch-style, one-story homes.
Sabino Canyon is just a few minutes to its west in the Coronado National Forest and the Santa Catalina Mountains. It offers hiking and walking paths, open parkland, and great scenic views, as well as views of wildlife, including deer, tortoises, mountain lions, and rattlesnakes.
It’s a family-friendly neighborhood, and it’s especially popular among families who love the great outdoors. Dozens of picnic facilities with views of canyons, mountains, and forests are less than a five-minute drive away. They include the Lower Bear Picnic Area, Overlook Picnic Area, Sabino Visitor Center Picnic Area, and Cactus Picnic Area. Saguaro National Park, Vista Del Rio Park, and the Tucson Botanical Gardens are also nearby.
Area cultural and historical attractions include the Museum of the Horse Soldier, which has interactive exhibits popular among kids and is a few minutes to its southwest. The Mark Sublette Medicine Man Gallery and the Allan J. McIntyre Fine Art Gallery have vast fine art collections and are within five miles of the neighborhood. The Fort Lowell Museum in Fort Lowell Park provides a rich look at the history of the area on the site of what was a cavalry outpost.