West Springs is a community in the South West area of Calgary. The community was developed in the late 1990's into the early 2000's.
Beautiful homes and town houses can be found in this community. Many of the homes and/or town houses have beautiful views of the mountains.
Many Green spaces and parks for families to enjoy. Excellent access to the bike pathway system.
The Community is located just off of the road known as Old Banff Coach Road, across from Cougar Ridge.
Old Banff Coach Road to Bow Trail is used for quick easy access to the downtown core
The LRT (Light Rail Transit) is conveniently located just south of the community of Strathcona at 69th Street and 17th Avenue SW.
69th Street changes it name to Strathcona Blvd. through the community of Strathcona, once it crosses 17th Avenue. Then when it crosses Bow Trail the name becomes Old Banff Coach Road through the communities of Coach Hill, Patterson Heights, West Springs, and Cougar Ridge.
Shopping in neighbouring communities such as Strathcona Park and Aspen Woods, or conveniently located right in the community.
Access to the south entrance of COP (Canada Olympic Park) where many winter and summer activities can be enjoyed, is from 85th Street in the community of Cougar Ridge.
The western most edge of this community is known as Wentworth, this is where the primary schools are located. Other schools are conveniently located in the neighbouring communities with close access to many private schools.
Calgary Board of Education
Elementary West Springs
8999 Wentworth Avenue 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. St Joan of Arc
7970 Wentworth Dr. SW (in the community)
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)
Senior High. Bishop Carroll
4624 Richard Road SW. (Lincoln Park)
Senior High. St. Mary's
111 - 18th Avenue SW (Downtown)
Owner Occupied: 91per 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: 35 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Banff: 1 hour and 25 minutes