HOA AMENITIES: There are 6 Jack Nicklaus Signature golf courses, a new 18-hole par 3 course, six distinctive, award-winning clubhouses, fitness center, tennis center, pool, spa, volley ball courts, and 15 miles of hiking/biking trails.
**Golf Memberships in the Desert Mountain club are subject to market-based pricing. Social memberships are also available.
Desert Mountain is a golf course community situated on over 8,000 acres in northernmost Scottsdale. It is located in the high Sonoran Desert adjoining the foothills of the Tonto National Forest. There are 2,395 total home sites, 1,820 of which have been built on. There are 6 existing, Jack Nicklaus designed, 18-hole golf courses and a par 3 course constructed in 2018. There are also six clubhouses with fine dining in each. The Sonoran Clubhouse also hosts the fitness center, tennis courts, community pool and a full-service spa. The development initially opened in 1987 and homes range in size from 1,836 sf to 12,900 sf. There is active new construction and lots available for purchase.
There is a mixture of housing with some attached and clustered enclaves constructed by the developer. These appeal to residents who prefer a lower maintenance alternative. The majority of home sites, however, are custom home sites improved with a variety of architectural styles including old world(Tuscan), soft contemporary, and modern contemporary.
Access is secure with a single guard-gated entry and a second separate guard gated entrance for construction vehicles.
The golf courses are as follows: The Clubhouses are:
Access to neighborhood shopping and restaurants is within 3 miles in downtown Carefree, 9 miles from the Pinnacle Peak area, and access to Hwy 101 loop is around 13 miles to the south. The north Scottsdale HonorHealth hospital is 12 miles away as well. Young residents would attend the Cave Creek unified school district.