15000 North Secret Springs Drive, Marana, Arizona 85658 USA
Phone:  +1 (520) 572-3000   •  Map & Directions


Indulge your inner adventurist at The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain. Whether on a Tucson golf vacation, in the wilderness, under the water, or beneath the Arizona night sky, our luxury resort offers countless ways to experience the scenic high Sonoran Desert. Explore over 20 miles of world-class hiking and biking trails, tour the scenic mountain trails on horseback, cool off on a 235' water slide, marvel at the beauty of the Tortolita Mountains, or tee off on the newest Jack Nicklaus course to the area in over 25 years. Come play and relax where adventure meets luxury.

Outdoor Experiences

  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Geocaching

  • Aerobics
  • Core, Strength and Circuit Training
  • Yoga and Pilates
Water Sports

  • Three individual swimming experiences
  • 235’ water slide into Aventura Pool
  • Infinity edge Serenity Spa Pool with unique tanning island
  • Lounge in the water of Turquesa Pool and cool off

  • Four courts
  • Located at The Golf Club at Dove Mountain
  • Hours of Operation: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Nestled in the Tortolita Mountains, The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain has access to over 20 miles of hiking trails. Whether you are looking for an all-day excursion, a quick expedition around the canyon, or a magical way to end your day, we offer guided hikes for all levels of experience.

Sunset Vista Hike
A spectacular sunset awaits you during this guided hike through the Sonoran Desert, and ends with a refreshing cocktail in Ignite Lounge. This 2.7 mile hike allows you to witness our beautiful Arizona sunsets as well as majestic saguaros.

Family Fun Geocaching
It's like a scavenger hunt in the desert! This GPS led activity is a fun and educational way to spend time exploring the surroundings of the resort. The GPS will guide you through the Wild Burro Canyon to predetermined locations where you locate the hidden cache box. Good luck!
After the sun goes down, gather around a glowing chiminea and enjoy house-made s’mores. Friday and Saturday from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Located on the Ranger Headquarters lawn.
Let your kids explore the environment around them with unique and innovative Ritz Kids Ranger Programs. Half and Full day programs available.