Canyon Meadows is a community in the South West quadrant of the city of Calgary.
Development started in the early 1960's and consists mainly of single family homes with some multi-family units.
Great location, just west of McLeod Trail in between Anderson Road and Canyon Meadows Drive.
The community borders Fish Creek Park to the south, across from Canyon Meadows Drive.
Fish Creek Park is one of Canada's largest urban parks. Boundaries to the west is the T'suu Tina Nation Land and to the east is the Bow River.
So many things to enjoy at Fish Creek Park. There is simply so much beauty and tranquility and all so close to and/or connected to so many communities.
There is the Sikome Aquatic Facility, which is a man made lake opened from June to September of each year. There are picnic sites and lots of pathways and trails to enjoy.
Great place for families to spend time having fun together.
As well, you can find the Bow Valley Ranch Visitors Centre and the Fish Creek Environmental Learning Centre.
Without a doubt lots of green spaces, parks and playgrounds and s golf course with amazing views of Fish Creek Park.
There is shopping nearby at both South Centre Mall which is located just east of McLeod Trail on Anderson Road and Chinook Mall which is a little north on McLeod Trail at Glenmore Trail.
LRT (Light Rail Transit) located in the south east corner of the community, which provides easy access to the downtown core. Excellent schools in the community and surrounding Neighbourhoods.
Calgary Board of Education:
K-6 Ethel M. Johnson
255 Sackville Dr. SW (Southwood)
7-8 Harold Panabaker
23 Sackville Dr. SW (Southwood)
9 Robert Warren
12424 Elbow Drive SW (in the community)
Senior High Dr. E.P. Scarlett
220 Canterbury Drive SW (in the community)
Calgary Catholic School District:
K-6. St. Cecilia
610 Agate Crescent SE (Acadia)
K-9 St. Philip
13825 Parkside Drive SE (Parkland)
K-9 St. Matthew
416 - 83rd Avenue SE (Acadia)
7-9 St. Bonaventure
1710 Acadia Drive SE (Lake Bonavista)
Senior High Bishop Grandin
111 Haddon Road SW (Haysboro)
Hospital: Rockyview: 14th Street, south of Glenmore Trail SW
Vehicle Travel time to Downtown: 20 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Airport: 26 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Banff: 1 hour and 34 minutes