DC Ranch Community in North Scottsdale

DC Ranch is a spectacular community of luxury estates in North Scottsdale. DC Ranch began in the early 1900’s and has an extremely rich and storied history. Long-term residents have seen the area grow from raw western wilderness to one of the most sought-after luxury estates in Arizona, complete with all of the amenities you could ask for in your new home.

The luxury estates at DC Ranch are divided into four villages – Silverleaf, Country Club, Desert Camp, and Desert Parks. Each village has its own architecture, style, and flair. All are designed and built to be as cohesive with the surrounding desert as possible, complementing the natural beauty of the landscape. Some of the five-star amenities offered by the DC Ranch community are:

Community Centers

Two comprehensive community centers, Desert Camp and Homestead, are a vital part of DC Ranch. Desert Camp is a nine-acre facility that is host to both indoor & outdoor activities. A fantastic fitness room, volleyball and basketball courts, lighted tennis courts, a sparkling heated outdoor pool, and wi-fi for those who feel the need to stay connected are just a few of the offerings at Desert Camp.

Homestead is a smaller four-acre facility that has access to some marvelous pursuits, such as community theater, a wonderful dance floor, a demonstration kitchen, basketball court, playground and a gorgeous water feature. You’ll be delighted at the social events you can attend in your very own community, and if you are an aspiring actor or singer, you might even audition for one of the Homestead Playhouse’s superb productions!


DC Ranch has a lot to offer outdoor enthusiasts. The property is home to 33 miles of trails and paths for walking, hiking, and biking. The trails are rated by challenge level so everyone is able to enjoy them safely and comfortably. You’ll also find 47 parks, large and small, some with fantastic amenities and all absolutely beautiful. DC Ranch also accesses the McDowell Sonoran Preserve, a glorious natural recreation site that is still under development but will someday be the largest urban land preserve in the country. What more could you possibly ask for before you call this place heaven?


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Oh yes, golf enthusiasts, DC Ranch will satisfy your drive for fabulous golf with its two splendid courses. Silverleaf Course is a beautiful 8,300 acre private course with a 50,000 square foot clubhouse! This course, designed by Tom Weiskopf, is playable and challenging, picturesque and panoramic. Your other possibility is The Country Club at DC Ranch, nestled into the McDowell Mountains. Designers Tom Lehman and John Fought worked hard to make this course perfect for any level of golfer. You’ll rarely find a more enjoyable golf experience than at DC Ranch.


For residents of the luxury estates at DC Ranch, you’ll find a bevy of shopping easily accessible to home. Market Street, DC Ranch Crossing, and Canyon Village can be reached very quickly and offer everything from casual to formal dining, designer label shopping, deluxe spa experiences, travel agents, and personal and pet care. You will not have to stray far from home to obtain anything you may need.


DC Ranch is proud to be a secure, gated community with security personnel posted day and night, routine patrols of the communities, and perimeter checks.

The luxury estates at DC Ranch are a fine choice for your next home. Whichever village you choose, the grace and style with which these homes have been constructed is truly something special, the facilities are superb and the experience will make you happy to call DC Ranch your home.