Nestled amongst the age-old Tortolita Mountains just north of Tucson, lies a desert jewel. This sparkling community would rival any of the fine gem collections on display yearly at the acclaimed Tucson Gem & Mineral Show. This masterpiece has been handcrafted over the last 12 years to blend seamlessly into the spectacular boulders and cacti of the surrounding Sonoran desert. The name of this community is Stone Canyon.
Located in the Town of Oro Valley, Stone Canyon is anchored by a world-class golf course designed by renowned architect, Jay Morrish. Consistently ranked among the Top 100 courses in the country, Stone Canyon embodies the relaxed lifestyle of the Southwest with all the upscale appeal thatís expected of a private golf community. The championship layout amazingly provides all levels of golfers a fair challenge, with the five sets of tees measuring anywhere from 5,133 yards for the forward tees and stretching all the way to 7,317 from the back tees. Kept in immaculate condition, the club offers a complete schedule of member tournaments and events, with everything from 9-hole social golf to competitive multi-day stroke play events available.
ďItís the most remarkable desert site Iíve ever seen. None of the others are in the same league with Stone Canyon.Ē
Itís Stone Canyonís immense beauty that truly separates itself from other desert courses. The jaw-dropping scenery is simply astounding. Many times course architect Jay Morrish has related the story of his first visit to Stone Canyon and upon viewing the site commented that his challenge would not be in creating something special, but rather to not mess up the layout that nature had provided to him. Jay continues on to say,
Truly a golferís paradise, this desert oasis also delivers first class service to its members and guests. Luxury abounds at every turn and the staff aims to improve upon the experience by alleviating every potential concern, offering up a relaxing environment for the memberís enjoyment. Whether itís sitting poolside on one of Tucsonís remarkable fair weather spring days or serving up a delectable dish of fine cuisine at the clubhouse, each staff member is dedicated to excellence.
Encompassing over 1,400 acres of pristine Sonoran beauty, the Stone Canyon community offers an impressive assortment of compelling property options. Everything from acre-plus custom lots, developer built golf villas, and custom homes are available for purchase. Prices are situated at extremely enticing levels currently and make joining the community an alluring option.
A unique opportunity also now exists at Stone Canyon which allows unprecedented access to one of the nationís most prestigious golf communities. Dubbed ďThe ExperienceĒ, this one-year promotional membership entitles users to enjoy a whole new realm of service and full membership privileges in the club. Relax on the clubhouse patio and soak in the gorgeous Catalina Mountain & downtown Tucson view, while developing lifelong friendships at the numerous social activities provided. Stone Canyon has positioned itself as one of Arizonaís premier golf communities and sits as the crown jewel of the Tucson area.