Elbow Valley homes for sale offer families life in a wonderful community and a stunning natural setting. Found just a short distance to the west of Calgary, this area is billed as a “country retreat” — offering peace and quiet while retaining easy access to city amenities.
Homes in Elbow Valley encompass lakefront ranchers and large, custom-built homes with incredible mountain views. Fittingly for a community with such a focus on preserving the area’s beauty, Elbow Valley homes are built to blend in with their surroundings, harmonising with the scenery.
Nestled, as its name suggests, along the Elbow River, this community was once the site of prehistoric settlements. To protect these archaeological sites, they have been incorporated into the modern community’s green spaces.
Adjacent to Springbank, the area is characterized by its flowing waterways and sloping forests, which provide a calming backdrop to life in Elbow Valley. It is this setting which attracts many families to buy a home in Elbow Valley.
There are three main lakes for residents to enjoy — Elbow Valley Lake, Fisherman’s Lake and Clearwater Lake — as well as numerous smaller bodies of water. These are ideal for swimming, skating, boating and fishing.
The Elbow Valley Residents Club also offers fantastic amenities, including various boats, tennis courts and more. The residents club also handles snow clearance, landscaping, garbage removal, security and a number of other services.
Families looking at Elbow Valley homes for sale will be pleased to know there are a number of schools in the area, including Redwood Meadows, Elbow Valley Elementary, Springbank Middle, Springbank Community High School, Webber Academy and Rundle College.
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