Copper Canyon is a subdivision in Surprise, and is bounded by Bullard Avenue to the west, Cactus Road to the north, Litchfield Road to the east and Peoria Avenue to the south. Copper Canyon is a gated community featuring two community parks, and gorgeous mountain views.
Copper Canyon showcases luxury single-family homes, with many on acre size lots. The homes in Copper Canyon range from a minimum of 1,500 square feet with some homes ranging upwards of 5,000 square feet in size. These homes were constructed by William Lyon Homes between 2003 to 2006.
Things To Do: Surprise has a large Aquatics Center, a large community park, and is home to Maricopa County’s northwest regional library, which are popular amenities with the many families who live in Surprise. Other community parks include Asante, Dreamcatcher, Stonebrook and Veramonte, among others. The Surprise Tennis and Racquet Complex features 25 tennis courts available for rent, including 17 which are outfitted with lights for nighttime play.
Golfing options within Surprise include the Granite Falls Golf Course, Coyote Lakes Golf Club, Desert Springs Golf Course and Arizona Traditions Golf Course. Surprise Stadium is the Spring Training home to Major League Baseball’s Texas Rangers and Kansas City Royals. Surprise Stadium also hosts movie nights for the families of Surprise as well as a festival and fireworks display on the Fourth of July.
Given its proximity to the original Sun City development, Surprise is also popular with retirees, who are drawn to the modestly-priced homes as well as the lower property taxes. Shopping centers include the Surprise Town Centre as well as many smaller shopping areas along Bell Road and Grand Avenue.
Schools: Dysart Unified School District provides the majority of the public elementary and secondary schooling options within Surprise.