It’s easy to see why Where to Retire magazine chose SaddleBrooke as one of America’s top 100 best master-planned communities. Within this stunning Sonoran Desert setting just 20 minutes north of downtown Tucson, you’ll find an appealing combination of natural tranquility and vibrant excitement. Established in 1987, SaddleBrooke is now home to close to 10,000 residents. That means an abundance of community groups and traditions, with more than 100 clubs, classes, and organizations offering a wealth of social opportunities. Live Life Inspired at SaddleBrooke.