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Indigenous cacti and picturesque sunsets characterize the neighborhood of Starr Ridge in beautiful Tucson, Arizona. Starr Ridge is located in the 85713 zip code of Pima County. Nearby communities include Tucson Estates, Kinney Village, and Sierra Villas.
Endless mountain range vistas greet the residents of Starr Ridge. The community borders the Tucson Mountain Park and is also near Saguaro National Park, the Arizona Sonora Desert Museum, and Old Tucson Studios.
The Tucson Mountain Park has over sixty miles of trails open to hikers, equestrians, bikers, and nature lovers. Miles of hiking trails lay literally at Starr Ridge residents’ back doors. Saguara National Park is a nature preserve for some of the most magnificent giant cactus forests in the world.
The Arizona Sonora Desert Museum features a zoo, natural history museum, and botanical garden. The architects of the museum were able to recreate the natural landscape of the Sonoran Desert Region, offering visitors an unparalleled opportunity to observe daily life in the Sonoran Desert.
The Old Tucson Studios is an Old West theme park and the site of over 300 movie locations. Guests can take tours of the movie sets, see Western themed shows, and enjoy the theme park rides and games.
Downtown Tucson is just a short drive away. Here, residents can indulge in decadent meals at fine dining restaurants, immerse themselves in the local culture, and find themselves surrounded by endless entertainment options.
Tucson is also well known as the home of the University of Arizona. Founded in 1885, the university now serves approximately 30,000 undergraduate students and over 8,000 graduate and professional students. It is a public research university recognized as one of the highest ranked public universities in the country. Its campus encompasses 387 acres in central Tucson on the oldest continually maintained green space in Arizona.