Day Tripping and Wine Sipping

Culinary, Dining, Attractions

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.

4 Top Luxury Home Tech Trends in 2021

2021 Luxury Home Technology Trends

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.

550 Reasons You’ll Love Birding in Arizona

Wildlife, Family Fun

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.

The Wild Horses of the Tortolitas

Wild horses galloping through the desert

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 »

Luxury Homebuyer Demographics Shifting

Luxury Homebuyer Demographics Shifting

For decades Dove Mountain has attracted out-of-state and international luxury homebuyers. Many buyers were introduced to the community through signature PGA Golf tournaments held at The Golf Club at Dove Mountain. While golf… Read more »

Dove Mountain Welcomes Ranger Ainsley!

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 »

Your New Holiday Traditions

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 »

Homesteading the Canyon

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 »

Giving Back This Holiday Season

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 »

Dove Mountain is a Natural Choice for Families

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.

Mixing It Up Ritz-Carlton Style

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.

Dove Mountain: A Masterfully Planned Community

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.

Homes for the Holidays

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.

Marana’s Dove Mountain Community

Stewardship of this exquisite Sonoran Desert landscape has been a top priority dating back to the 1920s when Eugene Cush established his ranch at the base of the Tortolita Mountains.

Updates from Our Builders

There are plenty of exciting new residential, business, educational and recreational projects currently underway.