Eagle Ridge Real Estate & Community Guide
Nestled on the banks of the Glenmore Reservoir in Southwest Calgary you will find the small and quiet residential neighbourhood of Eagle Ridge. With the reservoir on its border, Eagle Ridge offers residents a feeling of seclusion and privacy from other communities. This gives buyers looking to escape the hustle and bustle of downtown Calgary a place to enjoy quiet and serenity at the end of the day. while taking advantage of its easy accessibility to Calgary’s core for work, professional services and entertainment. Homes in this community are mostly detached family homes, with a handful of duplexes and apartments scattered throughout. New builds include prestigious million-dollar estates
There are plenty of recreational activities in this family-friendly neighbourhood.
When the warmer months come around, residents in the community spend their days off and leisure time enjoying the Glenmore Reservoir. Hardly a day goes by without seeing sailboats, kayaks, canoes and paddleboards on the water, or children splashing and laughing in the water. Fishing is also enjoyed by those who prefer to enjoy the reservoir from its edges. Weaselhead Flats is a prime destination for avid hikers with its numerous trails, while Glenmore Park offers green space for picnics and paths for walking, running and biking. Golfers have the prestigious Canyon Meadows Golf and Country Club within a 10-minute drive to practice their swings. Heritage Park is a popular Calgary attraction and is located in this family-friendly community and hosts several fun events and festivals attracting Calgarians and small-town residents.
Eagle Ridge does not lack in what it offers as far as amenities go.
Commuting to any part of Calgary is a breeze with Glenmore Trail SW bordering its north and 14th Street to its East. Those who prefer not to drive and worry about parking can take advantage of quick access to the LRT system nearby.
The neighbourhood is home to an elementary school and high school, with additional grade school levels not far. As more and more families call Eagle Ridge home, plans are in the making to serve families and the increasing number of young children.
The neighbourhood shares a community association with Chinook Park and Kelvin Grove which puts on fun activities and festive events throughout the year. The local community centres provide programs and activities such as woodcarving and yoga, as well as sports such as karate, soccer and hockey.
Shopping and dining are endless, with Glenmore Landing Centre only a quick five-minute drive away, as well as Chinook Mall and South Centre Mall not far off, while medical attention is quick to reach with Eagle Ridge right beside the Rocky View Hospital.