Scottsdale, Arizona 85259 is located at the base of the McDowell Mountains. Its approximate borders are Scottsdale 85255 to the north, 104th St and 108th St to the west, the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community to the south, and Fountain Hills to the east on the other side of the McDowell Mountains.
This mostly residential area has restaurants, businesses, and shopping plazas along its main roads. The area is known for its great schools and is home to BASIS Scottsdale, whose national rankings in the 2017 U.S. News & World Report are #1 Best High School, #1 Charter High School, and #3 STEM School in the USA.
Located here is Taliesin West, which was famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright’s winter home and architecture school from 1937 to 1959. It is now the main campus of the School of Architecture at Taliesin and is open for tours to the public. Other amenities in Scottsdale 85259 include Ancala Country Club, Mayo Clinic, and a number of trails for hiking, biking, horseback riding and rock climbing in the McDowell Sonoran Preserve.
Three parks include the following:
23-acre Stonegate Equestrian Park with 2 equestrian arenas, round pen area, nature trail, drop-in ramada, reservable multi-use room, picnic area, playground, and restroom
13-acre Cholla Park with 8 lighted pickleball courts, lighted and reservable ball field, lighted sand volleyball court, 4 drop-in ramadas, playground, picnic area, open grass area, and restroom
7-acre Rio Montana Park with a reservable multi-use room, 7 drop-in ramadas, picnic areas, lighted full basketball court, lighted sand volleyball court, 2 lighted tennis courts, playground, open grass area, trail access adjacent to wash, and restroom.
You are just a short drive away from the HonorHealth Scottsdale Medical Center, Scottsdale Airpark, Scottsdale Airport, Fort McDowell Resort and Casino, and the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community with activities such as the OdySea Aquarium (the largest aquarium in the Southwest), Butterfly Wonderland, Pangaea Land of the Dinosaurs, Dolphinaris, Topgolf Scottsdale at Riverwalk, Talking Stick Golf Club, and Talking Stick Resort and Casino.
If you would like to be in North Scottsdale, close to a major hospital, many businesses, restaurants and nearby activities, then Scottsdale 85259 could be the new location for you. Many visitors decide to make Scottsdale 85259 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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