Desert Shores is located in the shadow of the foothills of northwest Las Vegas, an island of lush suburbia amid the sand
and cacti built
around five man-made lakes adjacent to Summerlin. Luxurious, carefully constructed homes offer excellent livability.
Just 12 miles from the Las Vegas Strip and 20 miles from McCarran International Airport, Desert Shores offers 8.5 miles of beautiful jogging paths, grassy knolls, picnic and
parks, Children love the boating in rowboats, sculls, and electric boats.
There is also fishing, swimming, paths for bicycling or roller blading, basketball courts,
volleyball courts, and tennis at the Desert Shores Racquet Club. Ski resorts are just 45 minutes away at Mount Charleston or Lee
Canyon. Near by Red Rock Canyon offers scenic hiking and fantastic views. Golfers have
numerous courses to choose from.
Quality public schools within the Desert
Shores community are part of the Clark County School District. Higher education is close
by including the Clark County Community College, the Community College of
Southern Nevada, and the University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV).
Desert Shores offers a low
cost-of-living, no state income tax or estate taxes, temperate climate, and a commercial center with restaurants and other services. With its beautiful waterfront and friendly neighbors, Desert Shores is the place for those seeking an oasis in the desert.