North Scottsdale is about living in one of the Valley’s most beautiful desert settings about as far from the bustle of the big city as possible, while still being part of the region. Expect a luxury desert lifestyle with golf courses, resorts, and views that stretch to downtown Phoenix. Nearby McDowell Mountain Regional Park is popular for hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding trails. Luxury, desert-style homes, country clubs, and golf courses are this area’s draw. North Scottsdale is located high in the Sonoran desert. Pinnacle Peak is in the heart of this neighborhood.
Cave Creek has the most western lifestyle flare characteristic of any town in the area. There is a wide variety of real estate from condominiums to sprawling horse ranches. New build lots are available. Dramatic views everywhere in this area of lush desert flora and fauna landscapes. Surrounded by tall desert mountains on all sides. The center of town is all small businesses. Along with cars, there are motorcyclists and the occasional horse parked in town. At the heart of this town’s traditions is respect for wildlife, history, and the old west lifestyle. Cave Creek is 45 minutes to an hour from Sky Harbor Airport. Bartlett Lake recreation and the Tonto National Forest back to this town. Horseback riding, hiking trails, biking, and golf are all available in Cave Creek.