The Highlands at Dove Mountain
The Highlands is much more than just the amazing 18 hole championship golf course designed by Arthur Hills. The Highlands at Dove Mountain Golf Course has gorgeous mountain, desert, or cityscape views from every hole. The always immaculate course and practice facilities include a driving range, large practice putting green and practice bunker. There is challenging play for all levels of golfers with 6 different tee boxes. And of course there is a fully stocked golf shop. There are also men’s, women’s, and couple’s groups to play with, for both 9 and 18 holes. This beautiful course was built in 1997 and has a healthy club membership of over 400 members. The variety of holes makes this course a joy to play and will always keep your interest for years to come. The course meanders through the community, through hills and flats, around rock outcroppings and giant saguaro cactus, and even two lakes. Regardless of your playing level, you will love this course!
The well-appointed clubhouse is 29,000 square feet and includes a restaurant with a bar and lounge, a ballroom, a library with community computers, card rooms, arts and crafts room, and a billiards room. The clubhouse is the heart of social life at The Highlands with all sorts of classes, meetings, dining, and banquets. A full service restaurant is available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, indoors or on the patio with majestic views of the mountains and city. Special events and concerts are frequent and loved by the residents.
There are 4 lighted tennis courts adjacent to the fitness center which were newly resurfaced in 2012. They are Nova Pro cushioned, synthetic carpet courts which are easy on the feet and knees. In 2013, two new pickleball courts were added, which have the latest latex acrylic surface. Also, just outside the fitness center is the outdoor heated saltwater pool and hot tub. The pool is used for a wide range of water aerobics classes, lap swimming or just a great pool to relax in while enjoying the amazing views.
State of the Art Fitness Center
In 2007, The Highlands completed a 5500 sq ft, state of the Art fitness center. There is a separate free weight room as well as a myriad of resistance and weight training machines including bicycles and treadmills. There are also rooms used for free exercise classes such as yoga, aerobics, Zumba and tai chi.
A Multitude of Activities
A partial list of activities and clubs are: arts and crafts, photography, writing, books, bible study, bridge and other card games, bowling, hiking, dancing, ceramics, swimming, concerts, clogging, singing, scrabble, politics, quilting, bird watching and more…
The finances here are rock solid, with account reserves exceeding 2.5 million dollars, and all amenities are kept in top notch condition. With a healthy membership, you can be assured that this golf community is here to stay.
Affordable Luxury Retirement
The Highlands at Dove Mountain is an extremely affordable retirement golf community in the beautiful foothills of the Tortolita Mountains, just northwest of Tucson. Since all the homes in the community have been completed since 2006, all homes are resales. US Homes / Lennar built 1297 homes with over 20 different floor plans that range from 1111 sq ft to 2542 sq ft which sell from the low $200,000’s up to the half million dollar range.
The Highlands is For You
The Highlands is located at the center of Dove Mountain which is a master planned community that is just 25 minutes northwest of downtown Tucson and the University of Arizona. It is a gated community which has the main entrance staffed 24/7. The lifestyle of living in a retirement community in the foothills of the Tortolita Mountains is outstanding! If you love golf, tennis, wildlife, hiking, biking, swimming, dining, or socializing, in a beautiful setting and great weather…The Highlands is for you.