Rancho Vistoso is a master-planned neighborhood community of 7,500 acres located in enchanting Oro Valley, Arizona, near both the stunning Santa Catalina Mountains and the Tortolita Mountains. A variety of builders offer a range of homes from entry-level to million dollar estates in the 31 neighborhoods of Rancho Vistoso. The community, which hosts more than 4,000 single-family homes and 581 multi-family units, includes many amenities to allow residents to enjoy the natural beauty of the Sonoran Desert. Rancho Vistoso offers a golf course, nine family parks, and hiking trails to get homeowners and their families ready for some fun in the beautiful southern Arizona weather which boasts 350 days of sunshine each year. Rancho Vistoso homeowners and guests can enjoy a barbeque at one of the local parks, stop for a rest and some shade in one of the ramadas, watch their children romp on the playground equipment while enjoying a picnic or drum up a game of volleyball or basketball on one of the courts in the community. Homeowners may also enjoy the Woodshade Linear Park, a trailhead that meanders through Rancho Vistoso on an easy walking trail that has been cemented from beginning to end. The trail borders a beautiful riparian area where residents may spot one of the many creatures that also inhabit the desert. At the end of the paved trail, residents may continue on through the natural desert for ¼ mile to reach Hohokam Park. Rancho Vistoso is also home to numerous commercial properties to offer residents easy access to shopping to fulfill their needs. Homeowners and their guests can enjoy a variety of dining venues, local movie theaters, casinos, riding stables, and Biosphere II in addition to local museums. Rancho Vistoso is a perfect place to enjoy a relaxing lifestyle close to the nature of the desert with the amenities of the city.