Foothills Real Estate & Community Guide
Located on the outskirts of Calgary, the municipal district of Foothills County is made up of over 3600 square kilometers of rural and suburban communities boasting beautiful landscaping in a quiet and peaceful setting. Homeowners here can escape the hustle and bustle of city living while having quick and easy access to the amenities of a big city. Rural living comes with western flair, breathtaking views of the Rocky Mountains and rolling foothills, and wide open skies.
Foothills County spreads over 3600 kilometers, overlapping communities such as Okotoks, Black Diamond, High River, Longview and more.
Recreational opportunities are endless in the Foothills. Hiking, camping, canoeing, ATV’s, mountain biking, horseback riding are just some of the activities at your fingertips for summer fun and adventure, while skiing is highly enjoyed during the winter months.
Golf enthusiasts are not forgotten and can spend their leisure time on nearby prestigious championship golf courses. The Sheep River and Highwood River offer excellent fishing, as well as rafting for those looking for an adrenaline rush!
There are multiple schools that serve families in the Foothills, as well as shopping centres and health care facilities. When it comes to emergency response via ambulance, it is important to recognize that country living means a longer wait time.