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The Tangerine Terrace neighborhood is in Oro Valley, Arizona. Within zip code 85755, it is an upscale neighborhood of single-family homes with stunning views of the Catalina and Tucson Mountains. The neighborhood is accessible from Tangerine Road on West Sonatina Lane. It is surrounded by hilly, open land, giving it the feeling of privacy in a well-populated area.
Children attend Painted Sky Elementary, Coronado Middle School, and Ironwood Ridge High School. For recreation, Oro Valley has more than 60 miles of designated bike trails nearby, and Tangerine Road has its own bike path.
Oro Valley prides itself on being not only bike-friendly but dog-friendly as well. The James D. Kriegh Park has an off-leash dog park. The park also caters to families with an Olympic-sized pool that is heated year-round. It also has a playground for the kids, ball fields, and picnic areas.
At the top of the hill where Tangerine Road meets Oracle Road, the Oro Valley Marketplace is the place to shop. This newer center has a Wal-Mart and many dining and shopping options.
Camping, hiking, horseback riding, and birding are available to Tangerine Terrace residents at the Catalina State Park, directly across the street from the Oro Valley Marketplace. Dogs on leashes are welcome on the trails.
For the residents of the Tangerine Terrace neighborhood, getting to Tucson is an easy drive from Oracle Road or Interstate 10. For those who prefer not to drive, Sun Tran provides bus service. The surrounding area has many additional attractions to keep residents entertained. The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum is a must-see, and Old Tucson Studios is part of the local history and the site where many movies were filmed.