Shadows of the Ridge Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Tucked in the base of the Santa Catalina Mountains, the Shadows of the Ridge neighborhood lives up to its name. Homes along the western border have the added benefit of fantastic scenery with magnificent golf course views.
Shadows of the Ridge is located in zip code 85704. The community is bordered by North La Reserve Drive on the north and east, open green space to the south, and the El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort to the west. Downtown Oro Valley lies directly to the west, and the Santa Catalina Mountains run along the east.
Of the many attractive aspects of living in Shadows of the Ridge is the El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort, which sits next door. This expansive site offers activities for just about everyone. The club has three golf courses, as well as 31 tennis courts, racquetball courts, a pool, personal training, and a fitness facility.
For a day’s outing sure to please the whole family, many Shadows of the Ridge residents enjoy traveling to the north and visiting the Catalina State Park. Run by the Arizona State Parks and the U.S. Forest Service, the park is comprised of 5,493 acres, and features an average elevation of 3,000 feet. A number of hiking and backpacking trails exist throughout the park, including the Romero Ruin Trail, the Sutherland Trail, the Canyon Loop Trail, and the Birding Trail. Certain trails are open to horseback riding, and the park has an equestrian center. There are several campgrounds located throughout this park, and a variety of events are held throughout the year. A Geology Hike and the Annual Solar Potluck and Exhibition are just a couple of examples.