Eagles Nest

Eagles Nest

An idyllic retreat with expansive desert vistas.

Welcome to Eagles Nest

Perched in the foothills of the McDowell Mountains, Eagles Nest epitomizes the essence of high desert living. Here, the homes are as grand as the views, with sweeping vistas that encompass the Mazatzal Mountain Range, the iconic Four Peaks, the mystical Superstition Mountains, and the striking Red Rock Mountain. The neighborhoods are carefully designed to preserve the natural environment, offering residents large homesites that embrace the untouched beauty of the Sonoran Desert.

Within these communities, residents have the luxury of space, allowing for expansive properties that are set back from the road and shrouded by the natural desert flora. The architecture throughout Eagles Nest complements the rugged scenery with a variety of Southwestern styles that blend seamlessly into the landscape. This is where the spirit of Arizona's wilderness meets the comfort of upscale living.

What to Love

  • Large lots amid natural vegetation
  • Luxury homes in a gated community
  • Trails like Dixie Mine Trail within the community
  • Abundant wildlife and star-filled dark skies

Local Lifestyle

The residents of Eagles Nest enjoy a lifestyle that is deeply connected to the natural world. The community trails, such as the Dixie Mine Trail, offer residents a unique opportunity to immerse themselves in the local flora and fauna, encountering desert wildlife such as deer, coyotes, javelinas, and jackrabbits. The expansive properties provide ample space to roam, create, and live without the constraints of city encroachment. As night falls, the community's commitment to preserving the dark sky ensures that residents are treated to a celestial show of stars and galaxies unmarred by city light pollution.

Dining and Entertainment

At SunRidge Canyon Golf Club, golf aficionados find paradise in a challenging course with stunning desert vistas. Post-game, the Wicked 6 Bar & Grill awaits to satisfy any appetite with its welcoming atmosphere and hearty fare. For a dining experience that soars as high as the surrounding peaks, Cielo offers an elegant ambiance coupled with panoramic views, ensuring every meal is as spectacular as the landscape itself.

Each establishment within these neighborhoods is a testament to the area's dedication to quality, comfort, and community. The blend of casual dining and luxurious settings provides options for every occasion, from a relaxed lunch after a round of golf to a sophisticated evening under the stars.

Things to Do

For the active and the athletic, Golden Eagle Park is a hub of activity with facilities for pickleball, tennis, and various sports courts. Meanwhile, the nearby McDowell Mountain Regional Park beckons hikers and bikers with its extensive trail network set against the stunning backdrop of the Sonoran Desert. SunRidge Canyon Golf Club offers an unparalleled golfing experience, with impeccable fairways and well-maintained greens.



Overview for Eagles Nest, AZ

854 people live in Eagles Nest, where the median age is 56 and the average individual income is $52,317. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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56 years

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Around Eagles Nest, AZ

There's plenty to do around Eagles Nest, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Mrs Bakermom, EP Cakes, and Mission Montessori Academy.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.79 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.79 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.87 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.24 miles 48 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.13 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.54 miles 19 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Eagles Nest, AZ

Eagles Nest has 344 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Eagles Nest do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 854 people call Eagles Nest home. The population density is 914.69 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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47.42 / 52.58%

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