For the second year in a row, the northwest community of Arbour Lake has been named Calgary's Best Neighbourhood by Avenue Magazine. The ranking comes as a result of the magazine's annual survey, the results of which were released this morning.
Arbour Lake is Northwest Calgary's only lake community, featuring a trout stocked, 10 acre lake, mountain views, and a plethora of parks and walkways. Located in the community is the brand new state of the art public high school, Robert Thirsk. At the heart of the community is the Arbour Lake Community Centre which runs several programs throughout the winter and summer.
Arbour Lake is truly a community that has it all. Located next to Crowfoot Crossing, one of the largest outdoor malls in Calgary, residents of Arbour Lake have access to over 240 shops and services. Within Crowfoot Crossing are many dining, shopping and entertainment options, including RONA, Cineplex Odeon Theatres, Calgary Co-op & Safeway, Chapters Books, plus a host of boutiques and big box stores. Access to downtown is also quick and easy via the Crowfoot LRT station.
Recreation opportuities abound in Arbour Lake, with swimming, boating, fishing & skating just to name a few. Within the community is the newly built Crowfoot Library offering stunning mountin views and access to resources for learning, enrichment & enjoyment. Walking paths, ravines, and greenbelts make this a very walk friendly community.