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With its panoramic views of the Santa Catalina Mountains and city lights, Shadow Hills is a sought-after neighborhood. This sprawling subdivision, nestled in the foothills of Tucson, offers residents custom-built homes with architecture that captures the spirit of the surrounding rugged, desert terrain. Homes in Shadow Hills neighborhood tend toward large, luxury-style residences, many of which sit on an acre of land or more. Most of the homes are built in the Adobe/Southwestern-style and were constructed from the 1980s to the 2000s. Shadow Hills encompasses zip code 85718.
The community is bounded by East Ina Road on the north, East Skyline Drive and North Campbell Avenue on the east, East River Road on the south, and North Oracle Road (Interstate 77) on the west. It is a primarily residential area made up of single-family homes, although there are some commercial buildings in the community, including shops, restaurants, and service establishments.
Of the many appealing aspects of Shadow Hills is the Tucson National Golf Course, which sits outside the community to the northwest. Built in a Parkland-style and containing eight lakes, the course has hosted over 30 PGA tour events, and is the annual host of the University of Arizona Invitational. The course’s 18th hole is considered to be one of the most challenging finishing holes in the PGA tour.
Also just outside of the community to the north is Rillito Park. This quiet, scenic park features trails for hiking, jogging, biking, and rollerblading. There are also picnic areas, and even a small pond.