The University of Arizona is a premier, public research university offering a variety of educational opportunities as well as events to the entire Tucson community. Besides offering hundreds of degree programs, the University also houses the world’s largest optical telescope, NCAA Division 1 sports, museums and more.

Pima Community College additionally provides many academic opportunities at an affordable cost. The College also offers community events through its sports teams and Center for the Arts.


Encantada Dove Mountain is conveniently located close to several retailers, making living easy. The Tangerine Crossing Shopping Center, the Dove Mountain Retail Center and other stores like Target, Lowe’s, Sportsman’s Warehouse, PetSmart and more are just a few miles away from Dove Mountain. Favorite locally owned restaurants like Vero Amore and Dove Mountain Brewery are also in close proximity.


When you call Encantada Dove Mountain home, you’ll find plenty of opportunities for fun nearby. Top Golf, Splitting Timber, Home PlateBatter’s Box Batting Cages and Western Heritage Arena are just some places for great entertainment in the Dove Mountain area.

And when you feel like venturing a little farther away from home, Tubac and Tombstone are close enough for a day trips yet far enough to feel like a getaway.

Explore Nature

With hiking and biking trails, several local and state parks, residents at Encantada Dove Mountain can experience the natural beauty of Southern Arizona. In the town of Marana, those at Dove Mountain will find such facilities as Crossroads at Silverbell District Park, Gladden Farms Community Park, Marana Heritage River Park and Ora Mae Harn District Park. With just a short drive away, you can enjoy hiking trails at Tortolita Mountain Park, Catalina State Park and Saguaro National Park.


Encantada Dove Mountain residents can enjoy premier golf courses just a short distance away. The Ritz Carlton-Dove Mountain offers a Jack Nicklaus designed course that hosts the Accenture Match Play Championship. The Golf Club at Vistoso is also an award-winning semi-private course nestled between the Tortolita and Santa Catalina Mountains. Additionally, the Hilton El Conquistador Golf and Tennis Resort offers wonderful mountain views while you play.