Aspen Woods Real Estate Listings and Information

Map of Aspen Woods

Map of Aspen Woods

Originally established in 2001 on land first annexed to the city of Calgary in 1956, Aspen Woods is a small but wealthy community of a population less than 1,000. A new and still-developing neighborhood, Aspen Woods is the home to many exceptional luxury homes in an elegant city design that has erected some of the most expensive real estate in all of Calgary. It primarly consists of a collection of executive estates, acreages, and single-family detached homes. Nowhere else in Calgary do you find the riches of Aspen woods with its’ backyard view of the Rocky Mountains, its’ family friendly location, and the privacy that many inner city folk seek.

There are two public elementary schools in the area – Olympic Heights and Wildwood. Generally, when Olympic Heights meets full capacity, students are then to attend Wildwood as the alternative. Vincent Massey is the designated junior high for the area and following graduation there, students are to attend Ernest Manning. There are a # of private schools in the area including Rundle Academy, Webber Academy, and the Calgary Academy. There are also options for Catholic students in the area including John Costello elementary school, St. Michael school K-9, St. Joan of Arc junior high, and St. Mary’s and Bishop Carroll high school.

The bus stops that line 85th street southwest and 17th avenue southwest provide a short 20-minute commute to downtown Calgary.

Public transportation also offers an express Aspen Woods downtown shuttle during weekdays that provides reliable access throughout the week to the core of Calgary.

As well as being the luxurious community that it is, Aspen Woods is above all else family-friendly with all the amenities a family could ever need within a short 10-to-15 minute drive. You have the Aspen Landing Shopping Center right in the southwest corner of the neighborhood. If you’re unable to find what you’re looking for there, the West Hills Town Centre is located a short drive south. To the luxury home owner, Aspen Landing also offers access to the Westside Recreation Center which is within walking distance of the neighborhood. There, they offer a multitude of activities including a newly renovated fitness center, an aquatic park, a rock climbing wall, gymnasiums, a running track, a hockey rink, and family-friendly programs.

With a beautiful Rocky Mountain view to its’ west, its’ exceptional surroundings, its’ exquisite architecture, and for its’ location relative to downtown, Aspen Woods is a luxury community unlike what else you might find in Calgary.