Welcome to DC Ranch
Established in 1998, DC Ranch is one of the leading golf and residential communities in Arizona. It can be described as a luxury neighborhood with a charming, small town appeal. Beautifully planned with a deep respect for the integrity of the Sonoran Desert landscape, the community’s location at the base of the McDowell Mountains provides panoramic views of Scottsdale and Phoenix. DC Ranch encompasses 4,400 total acres with approximately 2,600 developable acres, the balance incorporated into the neighboring McDowell Sonoran Preserve. Elevation ranges from approximately 1,580 to 3,840 feet. DC Ranch offers a wide variety of custom-built hillside mansions and estates for perfect resort-style living with unparalleled views.
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What You'll LOVE about DC Ranch
DC Ranch is one of the country’s premier places to live. With a real estate value of $3.8 billion, it garners a premium over nearby properties and has the highest appreciation value among similar luxury neighborhoods. The views from DC Ranch are phenomenal, and your backdoor includes a vast amount of hiking and biking trails. DC Ranch boasts two golf courses, one at Silverleaf designed by Tom Weiskopf and the other at The Country Club at DC Ranch by Tom Lehman and John Fought. On Market Street, you will find boutique stores and Zagat rated restaurants, while at Canyon Village, in addition to shops and restaurants, you will find a 81,000 square-foot health club and spa.
DC Ranch Attractions
Find out what makes life in DC Ranch so one-of-a-kind!
McDowell Sonoran Preserve
The McDowell Sonoran Preserve surrounds much of DC Ranch and is considered by many residents as the “backyard” to the community. It is the largest urban land preserve in the United States and is Scottsdale area’s oldest treasure, encompassing 30,000 acres of pristine desert landscape. The Gateway Trailhead, the most popular access point to the Preserve, is located on Thompson Peak Parkway adjacent to DC Ranch. Each October DC Ranch hosts the which attracts cyclists from across the country.
DC Ranch Country Club
Genuine, welcoming, and warm in spirit the Country Club at DC Ranch is North Scottsdale's premier private golf and country club, celebrating friends and families coming together to enjoy the best of times in a truly distinctive setting, including golf on the club's classic course redesigned by Tom Lehman and John Fought. The Club's architecture combines the most charming aspects of historic Arizona with those of the great Western resorts of the 1920's and 30's. It boasts a broad array of activities including tennis, fitness, swimming, exceptional dining venues and a variety of social events.