Windmill Ranch Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Located in western Tucson, the quiet neighborhood of Windmill Ranch offers privacy and seclusion from busy city life. Desert landscaping meets scenic mountain views in this rural neighborhood located off West Bopp Road.
Windmill Ranch is known for its proximity to some of Tucson’s greatest recreational areas.
Tucson Mountain Park is located approximately seven miles from Windmill Ranch and remains a favorite hiking spot for local residents. With over 60 miles of hiking and mountain biking trails, visits to the park never get boring. Bird and wildlife watching are pastimes for many visitors, and the Tucson Mountain Park never disappoints, as hundreds of species of wildlife call the park their home.
One of the most visited spots in the park is the Ironwood Picnic Area, which can be accessed from a different location than the main park entrance, and is an even shorter commute for Windmill Ranch residents. With its 360-degree scenic mountain views, it’s easy to see why visitors keep coming back to Ironwood.
In addition to being located near outdoor recreational areas, Windmill Ranch is only a 15-minute drive from Old Tucson Studios. A western movie set located in the desert, Old Tucson Studios in sometimes called “Arizona’s Hollywood.” Many of Hollywood’s most famous western movies have been filmed in the location, and visitors who come to the studios are able to walk through the old frontier town and recreate some of their old movie favorites. When filming is not taking place at the Old Tucson Studios, performers conduct live shows, outdoor dramas, indoor saloon musicals, and stunts. Old western trail rides are also available.
With its panoramic mountain views, the neighborhood of Windmills Ranch offers rural living close to county and state parks, while having the benefit of remaining close to the urban amenities of Tucson.