Northwest Tucson is a region located in the northwest part of the city of Tucson, Arizona, United States. It is bounded by the Santa Catalina Mountains to the north, Oro Valley to the west, and the Rillito River to the south. The area is known for its beautiful desert landscape, stunning mountain views, and numerous outdoor recreational opportunities.
Some of the popular neighborhoods in Northwest Tucson include Catalina Foothills, Casas Adobes, and Oro Valley. The area is home to several shopping centers, including the Foothills Mall and Tucson Mall, as well as many restaurants, bars, and entertainment venues.
Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy the many parks and natural areas in the region, including Catalina State Park, Tohono Chul Park, and the Rillito River Park. Golfers will appreciate the numerous golf courses in the area, including the prestigious Omni Tucson National Golf Resort & Spa.
Northwest Tucson also has a rich cultural heritage, with several museums and historical sites, including the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, the Tucson Museum of Art, and the Mission San Xavier del Bac.