About the Area
Summerlin® is a 22,500-acre master-planned community tucked into the foothills on the western rim of the Las Vegas valley where a world of lifestyle opportunities awaits, unequaled anywhere else in Las Vegas. With endless neighborhood and community parks, Summerlin® offers everything from swimming pools and tot lots to baseball fields and basketball courts in addition to the active, urban downtown area that stands as a backdrop to a mix of venues, events, and activities for all to enjoy.
More than 150 miles of trails are carved into this desert oasis, connecting Summerlin’s neighborhood villages. Today there are 10 miles of completed trail and eventually, this regional trail system will connect to the internationally renowned Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.
Summerlin® is also home to more than two-dozen schools, including 10 nationally-recognized private schools and 16 public schools. Several colleges and specialized higher education facilities are also located in the community, ensuring learning opportunities for residents of all ages. The community’s many educational amenities have a well-established track record of academic accomplishments, athletic victories, and cultural accolades. Simply put, Summerlin is the smartest address in town.
As Summerlin embraces 2020, it marks its 30th birthday, and the community anticipates significant ongoing development, including the opening of 10 new neighborhoods, the introduction of a new village, and a greater focus on more housing options that offer unique, smaller footprints not seen before in Summerlin that cater to growing consumer preference for lower maintenance and a more experiential lifestyle.