Living in Summerlin
Summerlin is a “city within a city” in the Las Vegas valley. One of the largest master-planned communities in the country, it began in 1990 and is still being built today. Spanning over 22,500 acres with 90 neighborhood and village parks, and a build-out population of more than 150,000, Summerlin offers something for every price range and lifestyle. More than 90 miles of recreational trails and eight golf courses (including two Tournament Player’s Club courses) are in Summerlin as well as 16 schools, both public and private, as well as Community College of Southern Nevada facility. Further amenities include medical centers, business parks, cultural centers, and shopping centers, and the brand new Downtown Summerlin urban shopping district.
Home is Soaring Peaks and A Higher Standard of Living
Summerlin is located adjacent to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, a 200,000-acre, federally-protected playground with international clout. The striking desert and mountain landscape boasts more than 2,000 climbing routes, earning Red Rock the distinction as one of the top five climbing destinations in the United States. Hikers of all levels have the choice of more than a dozen trails, including easy hikes to more adventurous outings with double digit mileage and 1,000 feet of elevation gain. Its 13-mile paved scenic loop is a hot spot for cyclists and runners, too. While adventure enthusiasts travel the globe to visit Red Rock, it’s literally in your backyard.
Home is Educational Excellence And Brighter Futures
Summerlin is home to more than two-dozen schools, including 10 nationally-recognized private schools and 12 public schools. Half of Summerlin’s public schools were ranked 5-star for the 2012/2013 school year by the Clark County School District. Several colleges and specialized higher education facilities are also located in the community, ensuring learning opportunities for residents of all ages. The community’s many educational amenities have a well-established track record of academic accomplishments, athletic victories, and cultural accolades. Simply put, Summerlin is the smartest address in town.
Home is Places to Play And Room to Grow
Summerlin residents enjoy access to a world of lifestyle opportunities that are unequaled in Las Vegas. The community proudly boasts 150 neighborhood and community parks that are all uniquely activated with different amenities, such as swimming pools and tot lots to baseball fields and basketball courts. The parks and community centers provide a wide variety of social and recreational offerings including the long list of events — many of which are planned exclusively for residents. Nearly a dozen special events, seasonal celebrations, classes, camps, athletic programming and more are coordinated annually for those who call Summerlin home.
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