Ahwatukee is a great place to live, especially if you’re looking for opportunities to enjoy all sorts of outdoor activities. If you and your family love the great outdoors, the lifestyle here could be just what you are looking for.
Ahwatukee is a quiet suburban community of about 90,000 residents found on the southern outskirts of Phoenix, AZ. The community is bordered to the northwest by the South Mountain Park, the largest city park in the U.S., and surrounded by countless other parks and picnic areas, including the Desert Foothills Park and Mountain Vista Park.
If you enjoy walking or hiking, you are really spoiled for choice in Ahwatukee. Explore the South Mountain Park, Telegraph Pass, Pima Canyon, Beverly Canyon, and dozens of other trails, all waiting to be discovered. The area is very popular with cyclists too, with plenty of scenic routes for both road and mountain bikers.
The Ahwatukee Recreation Center offers a wide variety of activities for the 55 and over community, from bridge and table tennis to ceramics and woodworking, and is a great way for you to make new friends and quickly integrate into the community. And if you’re looking for something a bit more out of the ordinary, the Gila River Indian Community that borders the village is one of the area’s major attractions, with its three casinos, two golf courses, equestrian center and even a race-car driving school. Shoppers love exploring the outdoor mall just minutes away, Phoenix Premium Outlets is a popular destination.
When you purchase Ahwatukee real estate, you’ll be surrounded by the great outdoors, you’ll feel the intimacy of a village atmosphere, yet be conveniently close to the bustling cities of Chandler, Phoenix and Tempe. Check out our quick video that showcases some of the highlights of Ahwatukee living!