Willow Park is a community in the South East area of the city of Calgary.
The community was developed in the mid 1960's with a mixture of both single family and multi-family homes.
It is sandwiched between Southland Drive to the north and Anderson Road to the south.
Lots of outdoor recreational areas including parks, playgrounds and a golf course.
Shopping can be found in the community at Willow Park Village, but the neighbourhood is also home to South Centre Mall. Chinook Mall is not too far away, just a short trip north on MacLeod Trail.
The neighbourhood is centrally located and provides easy access to downtown via MacLeod Trail.
The LRT (Light Rail Transit) station is close on hand and can be found on the west side of MacLeod Trail at Southland Drive.
Many excellent schools can be found in this neighbourhood and surrounding communities.
Calgary Board of Education:
K-4 Maple Ridge
10203 Maplemount Road SE (Maple Ridge)
5-9 R. T. Alderman
725 Mapleton Drive SE ( Maple Ridge)
Senior High Lord Beaverbrook
9019 Fairmont Drive SE (Acadia)
Calgary Catholic School District:
K-6. St. Cecilia
610 Agate Crescent SE (Acadia)
K-6. St. Boniface
927 Lake Sylvan Drive SE (Lake Bonavista)
K-6 St. William
11020 Fairmount Drive SE (in the community)
K-9 St. Matthew
416 - 83rd Avenue SE (Acadia)
7-9 St. Bonaventure
1710 Acadia Drive SE (Lake Bonivista)
Senior High Bishop Grandin
111 Haddon Road SW (Haysboro)
Hospital: Rockyview: 14th Street, south of Glenmore Trail SW
Vehicle Travel time to Downtown: 17 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Airport: 24 minutes
Vehicle Travel time to Banff: 1 hour and 35 minutes