Bordered by the McDowell Mountain Range on the east and the Continental Mountain Range on the north, North Scottsdale is a wonderful place to indulge yourself with scenic mountain views, cooler temperatures, panoramic beauty, lush vegetation, bright city lights, and a wonderful array of luxury homes and golf course estates. North Scottsdale also offers many wonderful nearby opportunities for employment, private schools such as Notre Dame, numerous world-class physicians, an eclectic bevy of shopping venues, pristine golf courses, and hundreds of casual and fine dining eateries.
The beauty of the high Sonoran desert, rocky monoliths, and lush vegetation of the North Scottsdale area extends to numerous master-planned communities, an abundance of high-ranked golf courses, and panoramic views that add to the aura of this southwestern gem. Each master planned community offers an amazing array of luxurious amenities while also being within commuting range of nearby Phoenix.
In addition to all that North Scottsdale communities have to offer, residents also enjoy restaurants, shops, art festivals, hiking /biking trails and activities in the nearby towns of Carefree and Cave Creek. In the scenic Sonoran Desert Foothills, Carefree and Cave Creek are two of Arizona’s most distinctive towns. Small town charm combined with friendly locals and more than 300 days per year of glorious sunshine make the area perfect for enjoying every type of activity, year round.
The Carefree / Cave Creek area is a nature lover’s paradise. You can take jeep tours through the desert landscape and visit an old fashioned 1883 gold mine, or take in the view from a hot air balloon soaring over the desert floor. For more adventurous types rent a 4-wheel drive all-terrain vehicle and explore miles of back country roads on your own.
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