Picacho Hills

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Set on the picturesque mesa of Mesilla Valley, the Picacho Hills golf course community is experiencing major growth and interest from home buyers across the country. Residents who want the best of urban living, while getting the peace and serenity of a planned community, will find just what they are looking for in Picacho Hills. As a bonus, there are plenty of things to see and do within minutes of Picacho Hills real estate.

Home buyers have lots of options when it comes to homes for sale in Picacho Hills, ranging from townhomes and condos to gorgeous homes right on the green. Between several gated communities at Picacho Hills, home buyers will be able to find properties that suit their tastes and needs. Picacho Hills real estate is booming, so home buyers should move quickly if they find something they like.

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Picacho Hills is a golf course community planned around the Picacho Hills Country Club, just west of Las Cruces. With easy access to the city center from key routes like I-10 and US Route 70, residents can live on the tranquil outskirts of the metro area yet still be able to commute in for work or recreation. Picacho Hills is comprised of several gated communities, each with its own unique characteristics and style.

Of course, the heart of the community is the award-winning Picacho Hills Country Club, with 18 holes of challenging golf for beginners and pros. Tourists who come to Las Cruces for golf would do well to schedule a game or two at Picacho Hills. For more than 30 years, Picacho Hills has been central to outdoor leisure in the area. It features paved golf cart paths, putting greens and a driving range. With views of the Organ Mountain Range from almost every spot, golfers are sure to agree that it is one of the most beautiful courses in the country.

The Picacho Hills Country Club’s clubhouse is an added bonus for residents, no matter which community they live in. The clubhouse features a swimming pool, tennis courts, restaurant and café, and summer sports camps for youth. It’s also a popular place to host wedding, banquets and reunions. There’s no doubt that residents of Picacho Hills will soon find plenty of friends and fun at this social and recreational hub.

Just a few minutes from the Picacho Hills neighborhoods is the open space of the high desert, which provides plenty of recreational activities for residents. Perhaps the most prominent is the Picacho Peak Recreation Area. Visitors can play year round and enjoy mountain biking, hiking, photography, picnicking, horseback riding and more. With more than 15 miles of trails, residents can choose between peaks, mesa tops, canyons and hills to explore.

Because residents of Picacho Hills are so close to Las Cruces, the entire city’s entertainment, food and arts districts are available to enjoy. Notable museums in “The City of the Crosses” include Zuhl Museum, Las Cruces Museum of Art, Las Cruces Museum of Natural History, Las Cruces Railroad Museum, and The University Museum, just to name a few. Top historic attractions are the historic downtown district of Mesilla, Basilica of San Albino and White Sands Missile Range. Other things to enjoy are the Las Cruces Symphony Orchestra, Fort Seldon, Prehistoric Trackways National Monument and college and semi-pro sports team events.

The high quality of life that residents experience in Picacho Hills is the envy of many, and that’s why Picacho Hills real estate is so highly desirable.