Falconridge is a community in the North East quadrant of Calgary, development of this community spanned from the 1980's into the 1990's.
The community is located just north of McKnight Boulevard NE, bordered by the west is Falconridge Blvd. NE and to the east is 68th Street NE.
It is conveniently located near commercial and industrial areas and has great parks and playgrounds.
The LRT (Light Rail Transit) can be found in the community to the east, just south of 64th Avenue NE in the Westwinds area of Castleridge . The stop is known as McKnight-Westwinds.
The Peter Lougheed Hospital is on the west side of 36th street NE, a little south of the community.
Sunridge Mall is located south of the community a short distance away on 36th Street, just west of the community of Rundle.
Downtown is conveniently accessed via McKnight to either Barlow Trail or Deerfoot Trail NE.
Schools an be found in the community and surrounding neighbourhoods.
K - 6 Falconridge School
1331 Falconrdige Drive NE (In the community)
K-6 Grant MacEwan School
180 Falshire Drive NE (in the community)
Junior High Terry Fox School
13 Falshire Drive NE (Falconridge)
Senior High James Fowler
4004 - 4th Street NW (Highland Park)
Calgary Catholic School District
Elementary & Junior High St. John XXIII
1420 Falconridge Drive. NE (in the community)
Senior High Bishop McNally
5700 Falconridge Boulevard NE (in the community)
Hospital: Peter Lougheed, on 36th Street NE at 26th Avenue NE
Vehicle Travel time to Downtown: 26 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Airport: 20 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Banff - 1 hour 20 minutes