Mountain Park Ranch is a master planned community located at the base of the Ahwatukee foothills, giving it a rural feel in the big city. Mountain Park Ranch was built in the late 1990’s on over 2,650 acres. There are close to 4,000 single- family homes, 1,000 townhouses and 2,500 apartments. Builders include Shea Homes, Continental and Pulte homes.
Residents love the family-friendly atmosphere at Mountain Park Ranch. There is always something to do and neighbors to meet here. Visit with friends at one of the three recreations centers. Each community center features a heated pool and spa, a children’s pool, tennis courts, a basketball court, children’s play area, and large, grassy areas for hanging out with friends or picking up a game of baseball. Mountain Park Ranch is an active neighborhood with large community involvement; BBQ’s, book clubs, Bunco, holiday parties and more are just part of what attracts families to Mountain Park Ranch.
There is much to do around Mountain Park Ranch. Are you a shopper? Then you will enjoy the convenience of Chandler Fashion Mall, Fiesta Mall, Tempe Marketplace and San Tan Mall. Outdoorsy type? Hit the trail at South Mountain Park, one of the largest urban parks in the country with over 16,000 acres and 58 miles of undeveloped natural desert land. In addition, there are separate horse back riding and biking trails.
Mountain Park Ranch is located in the Kyrene Unified School District. Students in MPR attend Kyrene Monte Vista, Kyrene De La Esperanza and Kyrene de la Colina Elementary Schools, Centennial Middle School and Desert Vista and Mountain Pointe High Schools.