Desertscape is conveniently located less than a mile from I-17 and only seven miles north of downtown Phoenix. Here, you can enjoy easy access to all the Grand Canyon State has to offer, including hiking, parks, shopping centers, golf courses, and so much more. Those who love exploring nature will love the proximity to Phoenix Mountains Reserve, and those looking to improve their swing can choose from a variety of nearby golf courses like Cave Creek and Stonecreek. Our community also has quick access to the Light Rail to make public transit even easier.
Sights, Scenes, and Culture
Phoenix Mountains Preserve
Explore the winding mountain and desert hiking trails, and enjoy nature, wildlife, and views only found in Arizona.
Arizona Sports Teams
Desertscape is perfect for the sports enthusiast because of our proximity to professional sports venues. The Diamondbacks, Suns, Coyotes, and Cardinals all have stadiums nearby for you to catch a game.
Local Golf Courses
Work on your swing, mingle with friends, and enjoy views of the surrounding mountains on one of several nearby local courses.
North Mountain Park
Spend a morning summiting one of the two peaks in this park and enjoy the desert landscape that is the inspiration behind the name of our community.
Aside from the year-round recreational activities that can be enjoyed in Arizona, each spring your favorite baseball teams travel to our sunny state for a week of Spring Training. Different teams take the field in different locations, but with Desertscape’s easy access to major highways and neighboring suburbs like Scottsdale and Glendale, you don’t have to travel far to catch your favorite MLB team in action.
If baseball isn’t your sport, residents can take advantage of the nearby golf courses, including Cave Creek Course and Stonecreek. As for restaurants, you're never short on options. Discover local favorites like Luci’s at the Orchard, where you can grab a quick cup of coffee and a light snack. You can check out The Vig Fillmore for a Southwestern spin on your favorite dishes and cocktails, all in a unique, rustic setting.
If you’re looking for a relaxing weekend getaway, you can’t go wrong with a quick trip to Scottsdale, our neighboring suburb. Enjoy a weekend relaxing at one of the several spas that offer refuge from the heat and your busy schedule. Scottsdale is also home to several classic Arizona attractions, so if you’ve taken a swing at every Phoenix golf course, head east to find a new variety of courses and clubs.
Our pet-friendly community in Phoenix offers premier 55+ manufactured home living. Complete with modern homes and RV sites, resort-style amenities, and a warm sense of community, you’ll feel right at home the moment you arrive.