The Wellness Benefits of Living at Dove Mountain Since the 1800s, Southern Arizona has been a revered health and wellness destination. The climate here isn’t just warm—it’s a soothing balm for aches and… Read more »
Bordered by protected lands and perched in a spectacular high desert setting, Dove Mountain is a haven for those who relish the tranquility and beauty of nature. Unlike many resort communities, Dove Mountain… Read more »
Welcome to Dove Mountain, an outdoor oasis nestled in the stunning Tortolita Mountains north of Tucson, Arizona. Though residents treasure the peace and privacy of our high desert setting, living at Dove Mountain… Read more »
Springtime in Southern Arizona brings idyllic temperatures perfect for a whole host of beloved festivals. Here are some standout events happening in and around Marana. It’s best to plan ahead as some events,… Read more »
We love spring in Southern Arizona. The weather and scenery are picture-perfect and local events are plentiful. It’s when friends and family drop hints about visiting, and we welcome the opportunity to introduce… Read more »
Arizona’s “Sonoran Desert Spring” author John Alcock perhaps describes it best — “Spring on the Sonoran Desert can be a four-month-long spectacle of life and color.” Thanks to this year’s winter showers, the… Read more »
Residents of Dove Mountain come from Arizona, across the country and around the globe. One of the major attractions is the serenity and beauty of the Sonoran Desert with its towering saguaros, rugged… Read more »
Luxury homes in a world-class golf community Dove Mountain is home to three distinct golf clubs with some of the best golf courses in Arizona. The courses offer a unique and challenging experience… Read more »
The feeling of isolation and the resulting anxiety that we felt during the pandemic put a renewed focus on the quality of our lives. More and more of us sought out safe and… Read more »
To know Tucson is to love its culinary traditions, some dating back thousands of years. Worldwide, our remarkable “foodie” culture has not gone unnoticed. In 2015, Tucson was designated the very first U.S.… Read more »
What could be better than creating a community of friends in a place as stunning as Dove Mountain? For one couple from Chicago, this is a dream that is now coming true. In… Read more »
Every year, Marana ushers in spring with great fanfare with its Founders’ Day event. It’s a day to celebrate the history and people of Marana, plus meet more of your neighbors, make new… Read more »
The Fearless Pursuit of New Construction Homes With fewer preowned homes on the market, apprehensions about building custom homes are fading. What may have seemed like a scary and expensive proposition in the… Read more »
The popularity of Golf has surged nationwide and locally during the past two years. It’s a great way to stay fit, enjoy the outdoors, and safely interact with friends and other golfers while… Read more »
Home values in 2021 appreciated at approximately 12% in 2021! Low mortgage rates, the freedom to work from home during the pandemic and low housing inventory made the market super competitive, leading to… Read more »
Let’s face it. Sometimes we all need some retail therapy. Thankfully, Dove Mountain is minutes from the Tucson Premium Outlets. The outlet stores offer up to 65 percent savings on designer goods from… Read more »
If the pandemic has taught us anything, quality of life matters. And, where we live is an anchor to our happiness. Perhaps that’s why we are experiencing an uptick in inquiries from Phoenix… Read more »
February is a great time for a road trip to Southern Arizona’s wine growing region just 60 miles south of Dove Mountain. Many visitors are surprised to find out the deep loam soils in Sonoita and Elgin, Arizona share characteristics found in the Burgundy region of France. The result is some amazing wines.
The COVID-19 crisis has, among other things, reinforced the importance of family, friends and quality of life, as well as significantly impacting how we communicate with others and how we interact with our surroundings. These sentiments and others are driving luxury home buyers to seek homes surrounded by natural beauty and that integrate technology to make healthy living and social distancing easy to manage. Here are just a few “must haves” this year.
During our mild and sunny winters, birding is extremely popular at Dove Mountain. It gets us outdoors, it’s relaxing and it’s a great way to refresh our spirits. More than that, birds are simply fascinating to observe as they communicate, compete, feed and flirt with each other.
Dove Mountain offers a full and active lifestyle within a resort-like setting, minutes north of Tucson. Luxury homes are located along some of the finest golf courses in Arizona, only a short distance… Read more »
Dove Mountain is a special place to live and visit. The community sits at the base of the Tortolita Mountains offering stunning views of wild desert terrain alive with wildflowers, blooming shrubs and… Read more »
Dove Mountain, home to the 5-Star Ritz-Carlton Resort & Spa, is a luxury community offering spacious and highly customizable homes. The community is known for its stunning desert and mountain vistas, championship golf… Read more »
Dove Mountain has three beautiful dog parks and each feature TWO enclosed play areas appropriate for either small or large dogs. The newest dog park just opened at Dove Mountain West Park with… Read more »
Wildflowers, birds and spectacular sunsets Springtime in Dove Mountain brings with it a multitude of opportunities for fun, fitness, fine cuisine and exploration. With daily temps in the 70s and 80s, Sonoran Desert… Read more »
If you love dogs, Dove Mountain is a great place to raise and enjoy your canine friends. This pet-friendly community features groomed walking paths and multiple shaded dog parks (separated by small and… Read more »
With a new school, a new park, and plenty of new homes, 2019 was a great year for Dove Mountain, and 2020 is poised to be even better! Luxury homes sales increased. In… Read more »
Late fall and early winter are a magical time of year in Southern Arizona. The air gets crisp, and the temperatures begin to drop, and it’s time to break out sweaters and coats.… Read more »
Dove Mountain is a special place for visitors and residents alike. Guided by an historic legacy of celebrating and respecting the land, the master-planned community integrates the beauty of the Sonoran Desert with… Read more »
Dove Mountain developer Cottonwood Properties believes in supporting the local community. For years Cottonwood and its owners, the Mehl family, have supported the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona’s Marana Resource Center. The… Read more »
With temperatures coming down, the late summer and early fall is a great time to be in Southern Arizona! Throughout the fall there’s a wealth of opportunities to get out of the air… Read more »
The Vast Sonoran Desert The Sonoran Desert is a vast expanse of land, approximately 100,000 square miles, that can seem inhospitable at times. Yet when looking at it closely, it is home to… Read more »
The Dove Mountain community is known for many things — it’s home to The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain Resort and Spa, beautiful luxury homes, and an unparalleled natural setting with thousands of acres of Sonoran Desert preserved forever.
Grab your chilled water bottle, sunscreen and dark sunglasses — it’s summertime in Tucson. It’s a time to enjoy outdoor adventures in the morning, indoor endeavors in the afternoon, and legendary sunsets, starry skies and so much more in the evening.
One of the best things you can do for you and your family this summer is to spend some time outside. In a world of constant distractions, we all benefit from reconnecting with nature, friends and favorite activities. At Dove Mountain, there are many ways to stay active and take in the incredible Sonoran Desert views at one of our community parks.
Tucson real estate values are on the rise, but the luxury home market movement has lagged behind other sectors. Real estate experts have said some home buyers with the means to invest in… Read more »
Gather up your best friends and head to The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain for a fun and crazy-delicious “moving meal” that requires no cooking, no mixing of drinks, no fuss and is an absolute… Read more »
Springtime on Dove Mountain is in a word — spectacular. The average high temperature is in the mid 70s, the desert is lush and fragrant with cacti, wildflowers, shrubs and trees in full… Read more »
The number one mantra in real estate is “location, location, location.” In the Dove Mountain community, the location provides quality of life for families, young professionals and retirees.
Less than a year ago, construction on a new K-8 Computer Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (CSTEM) school began on Dove Mountain.
Meet Chris Shannon, a mixologist extraordinaire who concocts amazing cocktails using fresh, floral and exotic flavor combinations at The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain’s Ignite bar and lounge.
If you are single, married, have children or are happily retired, you just may find your dream home on Dove Mountain, a master-planned community. The development boasts miles of hiking, biking and equestrian trails; 81 holes of world-class golf; fine restaurants and the Forbes Five Star awarded Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain Resort & Spa.
The vibrant economy is bringing a resurgence of interest in holiday shopping for custom homes and homesites on Dove Mountain. The resurgence of million-dollar homes is occurring in two very special neighborhoods — Canyon Pass and The Ritz-Carlton Residences. Both gated neighborhoods feature incredible properties, yet different and wonderfully unique lifestyle choices.
We hope you are enjoying the scents of the desert flowers and their breathtaking hues. Spring is a great time to get out and enjoy the desert and a rich variety of community activities.