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South Montague Road
Valleyfield, Valleyfield, Prince Edward Island
Valleyfield Real Estate — a picturesque neighborhood in East Calgary, Alberta.
Beautiful homes dotting the community have access to all the amenities you could ask for. Located close to the Refinery Park along Ogden Road, residents of Valleyfield can enjoy a little bit of nature amid an otherwise busy city. The Bow River flows past Valleyfield along the west. If you enjoy watching sunrises and sunsets, the river makes it a perfect spot for viewing them from Refinery Park.
Peigan Trail lies to the north, Deerfoot Trail winds along the north-west and Barlow Trail to the east. Apart from the scenic surroundings, Valleyfield also offers several recreational activities, from pubs and restaurants to green spaces for spending some leisurely time. Schools, medical centers, and convenience stores are just a stone's throw, making Valleyfield a perfect community for families with kids or seniors as well as busy professionals.
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Amenities in Valleyfield — Live, Work, & Play
Valleyfield is situated near the Bow River. There are several parks and green spaces that run alongside the river. One of the biggest parks in the area is Old Refinery Park just about 1 km from the community, which is a favourite for Valleyfield residents. Refinery Park has a rustic charm to it. It was once the site of an oil refinery and the contamination from the refinery made the area unsuitable for housing. Efforts to reclaim the land have been fruitful and a large portion of the area has been turned into a recreational park. The water quality of the Bow River has also been restored.
If you are a pet parent, you will love the fact that there are several off-leash dog parks around Valleyfield. The nearest would be the Southview Off-Leash Dog Park, which is about 2 km to the north of Valleyfield. Lynnwood Area 1 and Lynnwood/Ogden Area 2 Off-Leash Dog Parks are about 3 km to the south.
Other parks and recreational spaces include the Beaver Dam Flats, Lynnwood Ridge Park, Valleyview Park and more.
At Valleyfield, all the amenities you need are nearby, including shopping centres, cleaning services, auto parts stores, and more. The nearest shopping centre for your Valleyfield home would be the Lynnwood Shopping Centre, 3 km to the south of Valleyfield. Other shopping centres near Valleyfield include Glenmore Square, Deerfoot Meadows, and Riverbend Centre, to name a few.
Ridgemart Grocery is a grocery store about 1.9 km from Valleyfield that has almost all the essentials you need, at a fair price. Customers also acknowledge the service of the staff to be great.
If you are into Golf, Valleyfield will not disappoint you. There are two golf courses nearby and several others a little farther away from Valleyfield. One of the nearest golf courses is Inglewood Golf & Curling Club, 3.3 km to the north, located on the eastern bank of the Bow River. It is an 18-hole championship golf course with stunning views and is extremely well-maintained. The Inglewood Wildlands next to it is also a sight to behold and you can spend some relaxing time with family amidst nature here.
The other one closest to Valleyfield is Golfuture YYC, which is about 5.5 km from Valleyfield towards the south, located on the western bank of the Bow River. Golfuture YYC has a Challenging 9 Hole Par 3 Course, a 9 Hole Mini Putt, as well as a Golf Academy.
Both the nearby golf courses have received some very good reviews from members.Other nearby golf courses include The Calgary Golf & Country Club, Maple Ridge Golf Course, Willow Park Golf & Country Club, and more. Each of these recreational centres has its serene beauty that will soothe your tired eyes after a long week of work.
General feel and vibe — What's it like living in Valleyfield?
Being located close to the Bow River, and several open spaces, Valleyfield offers a very serene feel. The area was home to an oil refinery in the past, so you may come across some industrial establishments around the area. But the residential area does not reflect this industrial past. You will find Valleyfield to be a peaceful location where your kids can play around in the open without you having to worry about a thing.
Members of the community are close-knit and have ample opportunity to socialize and hang out at the many cafés, pubs and restaurants around the area. Overall, Valleyfield offers you affordable and convenient living.
Interesting Facts about Valleyfield
Schools In or Near Valleyfield
For families with children, Valleyfield is a great place to ensure good education and curricular activities. Valleyfield is home to several public and private schools, offering Elementary, Middle and High school programs.
Two of the nearest schools for Valleyfield residents are the Sherwood School and the Banting and Best School, both under the Calgary Board of Education.
Some of the good public schools around Valleyfield include –
- Sir John Franklin School (5.62 km away)
- Chris Akkerman School (6.56 km away)
- Sir Wilfrid Laurier School (4.12 km away)
- Piitoaysis Family School (3.07 km away)
Good Catholic schools around Valleyfield include the École Notre-Dame-de-la-Paix (7.33 km away). There are numerous private schools and colleges to choose from such as the Delta West Academy and the West Island College.
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FAQs about Valleyfield Real Estate and Neighborhood
What’s the closest hospital?
For Valleyfield residents, the nearest hospital would be the Rockyview General Hospital. It is only a 12-minute drive from Valleyfield and is open 24 hours. The hospital cares for nearly 220,000 patients every year and offers a full range of acute and outpatient care, including Emergency and Critical Care.
There are other hospitals nearby, including the Sheldon M. Chumir Health Centre and the Calgary Health Region.
What's the best nearby restaurant?
There are several eateries in and around Valleyfield. There’s Wendy’s, McDonald’s and Denny’s just about 1 km from Valleyfield. The nearest Tim Hortons, at Barlow Trail SE Unit 2, is only about 350 m away.
If you are looking for some gourmet menus and a fine-dining experience, you can try Alloy, an 8-minute drive from the community. Alloy serves a globally-inspired cuisine and some of the finest wines. There are many other places for you to explore, including Rouge, Hy's Steakhouse & Cocktail Bar, Wellingtons of Calgary and more.
Are there any nearby gyms?
There are several gyms and fitness centres to choose from in the Valleyfield, Ogden area. The nearest ones for Valleyfield residents would be Grit Health & Performance and Renegade Training Company, both at about 1.4 km from Valleyfield.
Good gyms that are a little farther away include Kings Fitness, Frontier Performance, Aftermath Fitness, Athletic Performance Centre among many others.
How long will it take me to get to the airport?
The Calgary International Airport is nearly 20 km away from Valleyfield. That would be a 15-minute drive via the shortest route. If you take public transport though, it would take you about 1 hour 30 minutes to reach the airport.
Will I feel safe here? What’s the crime like?
Valleyfield is considered to be one of the safest communities in Calgary. If you look at the Community Crime Statistics of Calgary over the past few years, you will notice that Valleyfield has one of the lower crime rates.