Welcome to American Ranch
Old West luxury meets new world prestige
Flanked by the huge boulders and towering pines of the Granite Mountains foothills, American Ranch is a rural subdivision of Prescott Valley renowned for its exclusivity and undeniable luxury. The only equestrian estate in Prescott, this gated enclave with remarkable homes of exquisite craftsmanship has become a haven for horse lovers looking for a lifestyle of privacy and comfort amid plenty of amenities. At the neighborhood’s heart are wonderful amenities including a deluxe clubhouse, fitness center, community lake with fishing, and an outdoor pool. Breathtaking scenery and an air of sophistication fill American Ranch, and locals are drawn in for the relative peacefulness and high prestige that comes with living here. With a mix of ranch-style homes and single-family estates, those looking for the quintessential Southwestern flavor will be pleased in American Ranch.
What to Love
Top-notch exclusivity in a gated community
Walking and riding trails
Largest covered arena in Prescott
Homes ranging from $800,000 to 5 million
Excellent equestrian amenities are the hallmark of American Ranch, a laid-back, family-friendly neighborhood beloved for being one of the most exclusive, high-end destinations in Prescott. Locals can count on unmatched luxury and plenty of space for outdoor adventures, especially horseback riding along scenic equestrian trails. Membership is included with the HOA fees, and members enjoy unlimited exclusive access to all community facilities and amenities. Residents are known to cool off at the resort-style pool, work out at the cutting-edge fitness center, or a planting session at the community garden. Just a short drive down Williamson Valley Road is Downtown Prescott, where residents can bask in the big-city feel of a town full of fun, history and exciting things to do.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
With easy access to downtown Prescott, locals can enjoy a grand meal in any of the Valley’s remarkable restaurants. Whether you opt for farm-to-table vegan delicacies served alongside local craft beers at The Raven Cafe or walk in for a sophisticated dining experience in El Gato Azul, offering assorted tapas and a la carte menus with a live band thrilling the atmosphere as you eat—downtown Prescott offers enough to keep your appetite catered to.
The Palace Restaurant and Saloon is a historical establishment, once frequented by Teddy Rosevelt and his rough riders and popular among locals for its scrumptious New American Cuisine, featuring salad dishes, steak bites, and hamburgers. You can also stop in at the cowboy-themed Lone Spur Café serving big breakfasts like french toast with eggs, chorizo waffles, and huevos rancheros.
Things to Do
Horse lovers enjoy amazing amenities like the fully staffed Equestrian Center which provides full-service boarding facilities for horses (boarding is according to availability and requires additional fees), a covered regulation-sized arena with a dressage court, and an outdoor jumping area. Lessons are offered for both English and Western-style riding. Hiking and sightseeing is another activity to enjoy, with numerous riding and hiking trails and pathways providing easy access to the National Forest, where locals can count on constant sightings of wildlife such as deer, javelina, quail, hummingbirds, and of course the pronghorn antelope.
As a gated community, a whole lot of outdoor activities abound for seniors or families. There's a multi-sport Court, swimming pool, clubhouse, and a community fishing lake that is available to all residents. The nearest golf club is The Talking Rock golf course, (private golf membership required) and locals can take a trip down to any of the Prescott Area’s fishing lakes for a fun fishing adventure or even stay close to home at the Community’s fishing pond. Kids can also play in Teepees at the Western-inspired playground.
American Ranch is served by the Prescott Unified School District, home to a number of excellent schools. Top educational opportunities include: