A breathtaking hamlet nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Priddis is every outdoor enthusiast's dream location. Located only 10 km west of Calgary city limits, the small town sits southwest of the Cowboy Trail and Highway 22X intersection. Rolling hills filled with green forestry, spectacular views of the mountains, and tranquility are only some of the reasons that you will love living in the small town of Priddis.
Community of Priddis
Living in Priddis is all about enjoying spectacular views and scenery, wildlife and community.
Rural living at its best, the quaint hamlet is surrounded by ranchland and spectacular views and sunsets. Priddis is a small close-knit community that is warm and welcoming.
The Priddis Community Association and the Community Hall are great ways to connect with the community and make new friends through their various programs and events. Parents with young children can meet at the Community Hall for coffee and playtime, as well as enjoy the perks of a preschool program for children ages 3-4.
Summer brings the annual stampede pancake breakfast, and winter brings the highly anticipated winter festival to Priddis. With it’s close proximity to Calgary, there are many festivals and events that residents have quick access to throughout the year, as well as the popular attractions such as the Winsport, Telus Spark, Calaway Park and more.
Recreation in Priddis
Tennis Courts and Pickleball Courts are great spots to meet up for a friendly game during the warm summer months, while the endless trails offer fun days of exploring, and cross-country skiing and snowshoeing in the winter months. With so much nature surrounding you, be sure to take your binoculars with you so you can enjoy all the wildlife!
Golf enthusiasts can enjoy the Priddis Greens Golf and Country Club with its meticulously manicured greens nestled in a forest of trees.The private golf course is home to two 18-hole courses, as well as The Grandview, a clubhouse restaurant serving food by a world-renowned chef.
Although Priddis is a small rural community and is known for its outdoor beauty and recreation, there are several amenities to enjoy when you want to stay close to home. The Priddis General Store has all of your immediate daily essentials, a library, coffee shops that make a great place to meet and catch up with friends, while local restaurants serve residents looking for a night off of cooking. There are 4 local restaurants that offer casual to fine dining options; Cowtown Beef Shack, Priddis View & Brew Bistro, Water’s Edge Pub & Cafe, and the Azuridge Estate Hotel.
Education in Priddis
Families with school aged children are served by the Foothills School Division, with the nearby options of Millarville Community School which also offers sports, clubs, music and the arts, as well as the Red Deer Lake School. Calgary also offers a wide selection of public, catholic and private schools.
When it comes to secondary school choices, Calgary has some of the best colleges and universities in Canada including the University of Calgary, SAIT, Mount Royal College and the Devry Institute of Technology.
Choosing to settle down or retire in Priddis is an easy choice, as the community is extremely friendly and welcoming. Many residents are quite active, making it easy to find a neighbor to enjoy leisurely walks with or a fun day of hiking the multitude of trails within the area. With close proximity to Calgary and its local attractions and amenities, living in Priddis is ideal for anyone looking to live in nature while being close enough to enjoy the conveniences and amenities of a big city.
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