Scottsdale, Arizona 85255 is located at the base of the McDowell Mountains. Its approximate borders are Jomax Rd to the north, Scottsdale Rd to the west, and Scottsdale 85260 and 85259 to the south. Fountain Hills and Scottsdale 85262 are to the east on the other side of the McDowell Mountains.
This North Scottsdale golf mecca with 10 golf courses is known for its upscale golf communities. Outdoor adventurers love this area, too, and there are a number of trails for hiking, biking, horseback riding and rock climbing in the McDowell Sonoran Preserve, which takes up a large portion of the zip code.
Amenities include the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Resort as well as restaurants, businesses and shopping plazas along the area’s main roads and within the golf communities. Every February the TPC Scottsdale hosts the Phoenix Open, “the greatest show on grass”, with hundreds of thousands of golf fans attending each day of the tour.
Parks include the following:
71-acre Scottsdale Sports Complex with 10 fields (4 lighted international-sized fields, 2 international-sized fields without lights, and 4 regulation-sized fields without lights), a lighted full basketball court, shaded playground, multi-use path, open grass area, and 2 restrooms
29-acre Thompson Peak Park with 4 lighted softball fields, 2 lighted full basketball courts, 3 lighted pickleball courts, shaded playground, and restrooms
13-acre Grayhawk Park with 2 reservable lighted baseball fields, 2 lighted full basketball courts, 2 lighted tennis courts, 2 lighted sand volleyball courts, reservable lighted soccer field, open grass area, playground, picnic areas, drop-in ramada, and restroom
10-acre Sonoran Hills Park with reservable ball field, 2 drop-in ramadas, lighted tennis court, 2 lighted full basketball courts, 5 station exercise course, playground, large open turf area, picnic areas, and restroom
9-acre Florence Ely Nelson Desert Park with reservable multi-use room, playground, spray pad, lighted full basketball court, desert botanical nature trail, picnic areas, 4 drop-in ramadas, and restroom
4-acre Ironwood Park with 1 drop-in ramada, shaded playground, picnic area, lighted full basketball court, lighted tennis court, and restroom.
Access to the Loop 101, the spectacular Musical Instrument Museum (MIM), Desert Ridge Marketplace, JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, Mayo Clinic Hospital, Scottsdale Airport and Scottsdale Airpark, Westin Kierland Resort and Spa, Kierland Commons, and Scottsdale Quarter are all just a short drive away.
If you love having the outdoors at your doorstep, then Scottsdale 85255 could be the new dream location for you. Many visitors decide to make Scottsdale 85255 their home and we are here to help. Please contact us to find out how we can be of assistance to you!
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