Point McKay

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Point McKay

Point McKay is a community in the North West quadrant of the city of Calgary.

Development of this small community started in the late 1970's and consists of condos and town homes.

Point McKay

Well situated just south of Bowness Road, on the banks of the Bow River, which provides residents with excellent views.

Natural beauty and greenery abound this tiny community.

Point McKay

Quick access the mountains, as the community is situated near 16th Avenue NW (Highway One).

Easy access to downtown via Bowness Road, which becomes Parkdale Boulevard and eventually Memorial Drive.

Neighbours to the west include Montgomery and just slight north east of the community is Parkdale.

Point McKay

Shopping can be found along 16th Avenue NW (Highway One) but also just slightly north on Shaganappi Trail is where Market Mall can be found.

Schools can be found in the neighbouring communities.


Calgary Board of Education

Elementary University
3035 Utah Drive NW (Univeristy Heights)

Junior High Queen Elizabeth
512 - 18th Street NW (West Hillhurst)

Senior High Queen Elizabeth
512 - 18th Street NW (West Hillhurst)

Calgary Catholic School District

K-6 St. Pius X
2312 - 18th Street NW (Capitol Hill)

K-9 Our Lady of the Assumption
7311 - 34th Avenue NW (Bowness)

7-9 Madeleine d'Houet
108 - 22nd Street NW (West Hillhurst)

Senior High St. Francis
877 Northmount Drive NW (Collingwood)

Senior High St. Mary's
111 - 18th Avenue SW (Downtown/Mission)

Population: 1,318

Owner Occupied: 78 per cent

Hospital: Foothills - 29th Street NW, just south of 16th Avenue

Vehicle Travel time to Downtown: 11 minutes

Vehicle Travel time to Airport: 25 minutes

Vehicle Travel time to Banff: 1 hour and 17 minutes

This community rated:

50 out of 100

Walk Score
Point McKay

From Point McKay to Calgary North West