Noble And Gregory Ridge Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Particularly for golfers, the neighborhood of Noble and Gregory Ridge is a haven. Nearby, Swope Park, Swope Memorial Golf Course, and Turner Golf Course are all major attractions.
At nearly 2000 acres, Swope Park is one of the largest city parks in the United States. Named after Colonel Swope, this large park features a zoo, soccer fields, baseball fields, and a swimming pool. The park is well known for its treatment and care of native animal species, and occasionally even exotic ones. The proximity to Noble-Gregory Ridge gives the community ready access to the zoo, park, and rehabilitation efforts for animals. There is little doubt that many neighborhood members have benefited from helping the animals located here.
Located a very short distance away, the Swope Memorial Golf Course has the distinction of having been the only public course in the area to ever host the PGA tour. The clubhouse is full service, and the staff is famous for hosting banquets and providing golf tips. There clubhouse even offers a practice green.
Between the park and the course is Lake of the Woods, offering a full range of camping opportunities. The lake and surrounding area around Noble-Gregory ridge is heavily forested with deciduous trees, adding to the grandeur of the neighborhood.
Noble and Gregory Ridge is also notable for its many cemeteries, each with an interesting past. The cemeteries are well-maintained, and are filled with large trees. Many other smaller parks fill the area as well.