Abbeydale is a community in the North East quadrant of the city of Calgary where development started in the late 1970's.
There are both single family homes and multi-family residences in these neighbourhoods.
The community is located just south of 16th Avenue NE (TransCanada Highway) north of Memorial Drive NE on the eastern edge of the city.
The community is conveniently located near commercial and industrial areas.
The neighbourhood has great parks and playgrounds and is connected to the bike path system.
The LRT (Light Rail Transit) can be found in the south west corner of the neighbouring community of Marlborough.
It runs along 36th Street NE with the station located just north of the mall.
The Peter Lougheed Hospital is on the west side of 36th street NE, just west of the neighbourhood of Rundle.
Marlborough Mall is located in the south west corner of the neighbouring community and Sunridge
Mall is located a short distance away on 36th Street, just west of the community of Rundle.
Access to downtown is via 16th Avenue NE (TransCanada Highway) or Memorial Drive.
Schools an be found in the community and surrounding neighbourhoods.
Calgary Board of Education
320 Abergale Drive NE (In the community)
Junior High Dr. Gladys M. Egbert
6033 Madigan Drive NE (Marlborough)
Senior High Forest Lawn
1304 - 44th Street SE (Forest Lawn)
Calgary Catholic School District
K-6. Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha
1005 Abbotsford Drive NE (in the community)
K-9 St. Martha
6020 - 4th Avenue SE (Marlborough)
7-9 St. Rose of Lima
2419 - 50th Street NE (Rundle)
Senior High Father Lacombe
3615 Radcliffe Drive SE (Radisson Heights)
Hospital: Peter Lougheed, on 36th Street NE at 26th Avenue NE
Vehicle Travel time to Downtown: 17 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Airport: 19 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Banff: 1 hour and 45 minutes