Sombra Del Tecolote Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Sombra Del Tecolote is a cozy little neighborhood northeast of Tucson that offers a respite from city life. The neighborhood’s proximity to Interstate 10 provides residents with quick access to the city. Shopping, from discount stores to major retailers, is only a few minutes away.
This well-rounded neighborhood has a fairly even number of residents, from birth to 65+, with a slight majority in the ages of 0-9 years of age. Children in the Sombra Del Tecolote neighborhood attend Marana Public Schools. Elementary students attend Ironwood Elementary. Tortolita Middle School and Mountain View High School provide an education for the older students in the area.
Golfers and sports enthusiasts will enjoy this neighborhood because great golfing is nearby. To the south of the area is the Arthur Pack Regional Park and its golf course. Besides the 18-hole golf course, the park provides a basketball court, baseball/softball fields, soccer and football fields, and a playground. Hikers and walkers will enjoy the wildlife viewing possibilities. Another eighteen holes are available on the two courses at the El Conquistador Country Club.
Nature lovers will enjoy the closeness of the famous Organ Pipe National Monument, The Apache and Gila National Forests and the Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge. The wildlife refuge is the third largest refuge in the country. It features acres of wild terrain, endangered animals, as well as other indigenous animals to the Arizona desert.
To the east, Catalina State Park offers hiking, four-wheeling, and camping adventures for Sombra Del Decolote residents. Skiing in Mount Lemmon, star-gazing at Lowell Observatory and the Grady Gammage Memorial Auditorium, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, are all within a reasonable driving distance for individuals lucky enough to call Sombra Del Tecolote home.