Strathcona Park is a community in the South West area of Calgary where development started in the early 1980's into the 1990's.
There are many large homes, as well as some smaller styles.
Some homes have mountain views while others have a city skyline view.
Many parks and green spaces make this neighbourhood desirable.
Easy access to downtown via 17th Avenue or Bow Trail. Close proximity to the LRT (Light Rail Transit) station at 69th Street and 17th Avenue, which provides quick transportation to downtown or around the city.
Shopping is conveniently located at Aspen Landing, in the neighbouring community of Aspen Woods. The Signal Hill and West Hill shopping centers are close by.
Local shopping can be found along Strathcona Boulevard at the Strathcona Square Shopping Centre.
The West Side Recreation Centre is close by, where many people enjoy activities such as swimming, hockey, ice skating and more.
Schools are conveniently located , with many private schools in the general area.
Calgary Board of Education
875 Strathcona Drive SW (In the community)
Junior High Vincent Massey
939 - 45th Street SW (Westgate)
Senior High. Ernest Manning
20 Springborough Blvd. ( Springbank Hill)
Calgary Catholic School District
K-6. Holy Name
3011 - 35th. Street SW (Killarney)
K-9 St. Michael
4511-8th. Avenue SW (Glendale)
K-6. John Costello
300 Strathcona Drive SW (Strathcona)
6-9 St. Gregory
5340 -26th Avenue SW (Glendale)
K-9. St. Joan of Arc
7970 Wentworth Drive SW (West Springs)
Senior High. Bishop Carroll
4624 Richard Road SW. (Lincoln Park)
Senior High. St. Mary's
111 - 18th Avenue SW (Downtown)
Owner Occupied: 91 per cent
Shopping: Chinook Mall, MacLeod Trail at Glenmore Trail SW
Hospital: Rockyview: 14th Street, south of Glenmore Trail SW
Vehicle Travel time to Downtown: 15 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Airport: 30 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Banff: 1 hour and 25 minutes