The community of Aspen Woods was established in 2001, and 2,875 people call the area home (as per 2009 census).
The neighbourhood is comprised mainly of single-family homes and some acreage properties. Located just on the north side of 17th Avenue SW, it provides easy access to downtown Calgary.
Aspen Woods was ranked #32 on Avenue Magazine's 2014 Best Neighbourhoods list.
FOOD & DINING
This lounge atmosphere provides an in-depth menu with everything from Asian to Western influences. They have popular daily specials and it's a popular spot for residents in Aspen Woods.
Cuisine Type: Fusion/Upscale Pub
Address: 112, 318 Aspen Glen Landing SW
Olympic Heights School:
This school serves students from kindergarten to grade six. It sits on 6.32 acres and has an enrollment of 734.
Address: 875 Strathcona Drive SW
This school serves students from grades seven to nine. It is situated on 7.7 acres, and has an enrollment of 646.
Address: 939 – 45 Street SW
This school serves students from grades ten to twelve. It was relocated in 2011, and is now a LEED-certified building. It has an enrollment of 1,302.
Address: 20 Springborough Boulevard SW
John W. Costello:
This school serves students from kindergarten to grade six, in school code three.
Address: 300 Strathcona Drive SW
This school serves students from grade six to nine, in school code 48. It also offers choice programming for Hockey Canada Skills Academy for students grade six to nine.
Address: 5340 – 26 Avenue SW
This school serves students in grades 10 to 12. It offers advanced placement, self-directed learning, and sports performance programs.
Address: 4624 Richard Road SW
FITNESS & RECREATION
Westside Recreation Centre:
Focused on health and wellness for all ages and ability levels. Offering fitness classes, exercise room, climbing wall, aquatic centre and various sports courts.
Address: 2000, 69 Street SW
Body & Brain Wellness:
A holistic health and training program set out to empower individuals and help them manage their bodies and brains to become more healthy and peaceful.
Address: 366 Aspen Glen Landing SW
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