The Post Recreation Center

While there are a variety of activities and things to do near Union Park at Norterra, the jewel of Union Park is The Post, the community’s 5,800 square foot private recreation center set against the Union Peak Sonoran Preserve backdrop. This community hub features a pool with cabanas, a children’s play pool, community park, event lawns, playground, outdoor barbecue area, basketball and pickleball courts.

Reflecting the warmth and design of a historical farmhouse, The Post features an open floor plan with a great room, catering kitchen and event/conference room accented by timber columns, trusses, decorative steel, barn doors, outdoor shutters and a covered porch.

Resort-Styled Pool

Union Park’s resort-style pool is 90 x 30 ft and is surrounded by covered cabanas, palm trees and lush landscaping, an outdoor BBQ, and a kids play pool area. For residents who are looking to connect with neighbors at Union Park at Norterra, a visit to this pool is a must!

Pickleball Anyone?

What do you get when you combine the basics of tennis, badminton, and table tennis into something new and exciting? You get pickleball, the latest leisure-sport that is taking the country by storm. Our pickleball courts are the perfect outdoor setting to actively enjoy a fun time with friends and family. A full basketball court is also available for a challenging game with neighbors!

Hub for Resident Events and Activities

The expansive open spaces and gathering areas, including event lawns, outdoor fireplace and seating, large great room and conference room provide a wide-range of opportunities for community events and private resident events such as birthday parties, receptions and holiday celebrations.

Three Private Community Parks

Union Park at Norterra features three unique community parks, all centrally located to provide open gathering spaces for resident recreation, events, celebrations, and a place to relax and take in the beauty of the community. Homes surround each park, creating opportunities for residents to connect with their neighbors. The three parks include:

Legacy Park – Legacy Park features a large plaza, covered ramada with picnic tables and a grand staircase that opens to an expansive turf area for a wide variety of recreation activities and community events.

Liberty Park – Designed as an ‘urban plaza’, Liberty Park features two identical open areas that are linked together with dual plazas and picnic tables, Tivoli lights, and a sport court with two basketball hoops.

Honor Park – Honor Park serves as an active play area for residents, and features an iconic play structure and swing set. A lush landscape area celebrates the native desert and provide shade for passive play or relaxation.


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Everything You Need Just Outside Your Door

Community experiences, shopping, dining and entertainment all within walking distance

Perfect for Active Lifestyles

In addition to Union Park at Norterra’s Pickleball courts, basketball courts, swimming pools and natural walkability, there are a plenty of fitness options available in the area. The Shops at Norterra are home to Anytime Fitness and Cyclebar which hosts some of the most in demand spin classes in the Phoenix Area. Mountainside Fitness is also less than a 5 minute drive from Union Park.

For those that enjoy outdoor fitness and hiking, Apache Wash, Desert Vista, and Sidewinder trailheads are all just a short walk, bike or car ride from the community.

Catch a Movie at Harkins Norterra

Located in the Shops at Norterra, Harkins Norterra 14 is home to the latest and greatest Hollywood feature films. All theaters feature Ultimate Rocker ® Seating, digital surround sound and projection, and expanded snack bar. Make it a date night or catch a matinee with the whole family.


Family eating togetherDine Out at Norterra Restaurants

Whether you have just finished playing, shopping or working, residents of Union Park Norterra need not travel far to enjoy a meal out with friends and family.

Here are just a few Norterra restaurants, all located within 5 minutes from Union Park:

  • Mellow Mushroom
  • Pita Jungle
  • AH-SO
  • Texas Roadhouse
  • Red Robin
  • Sauce
  • PF Changs