Cougar Ridge Community Overview

Cougar Ridge is a residential neighbourhood in the south-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is located at the western edge of the city and is bounded by Paskapoo Slopes and Canada Olympic Park to the north, 69 Street W to the east, 101 Street W to the west and Old Banff Coach Road to the south.

The Olympic Village is located in the north-east corner if the community; it was built on the escarpment facing Sarcee Trail and the Bow River to host athletes during the 1988 Winter Olympics, and was subsequently converted to condominiums. The lands (formerly part of the East Springbank area) were annexed to the City of Calgary in 1995, and Cougar Ridge was established in 2001.

In 2006 the neighbourhood had a population of 4,375.

Cougar Ridge is home to Calgary Waldorf School and Calgary French and International School private schools.

Community overview from Wikipedia.

cougar-ridge Closest Bus Routes

Route #Name
98 Cougar Ridge
111 Old Banff Coach Road
305 BRT Bowness
453 West Springs
699 West Springs/various schools

Cougar Ridge Closest LRTs

69 Street CTrain Station 2.46 km
Sirocco CTrain Station 2.85 km
Dalhousie CTrain Station 3.12 km
45 Street CTrain Station 3.33 km
Brentwood CTrain Station 3.6 km

Cougar Ridge Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Basements     2$800$925$862
Houses     9$2250$6500$3388
Main Floors     1$2700$2700$2700
Townhouses     1$1950$1950$1950
Total Rentals     13$800$6500$2835

Cougar Ridge Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Aspen Hill Montessori
742 85 Street Southwest, Calgary
0.55 km
Calgary Waldorf School
515 Cougar Ridge Drive Southwest, Calgary
0.68 km
Calgary French & International School, Calgary, Canada
700 77 Street Southwest, Calgary
0.87 km
West Springs School
8999 Wentworth Ave SW, Calgary
1.35 km
Horizon Academy Institute
8903 Wentworth Avenue Southwest, Calgary
1.35 km
St. Joan of Arc School
7970 Wentworth Drive Southwest, Calgary
1.52 km
Aquabatics Ltd
8435 Bowfort Road Northwest #300, Calgary
1.59 km
Bowcroft School | Calgary Board of Education
3940 73 Street Northwest, Calgary
2.25 km
Belvedere Parkway School | Calgary Board of Education
4631 85 Street Northwest, Calgary
2.51 km
Bowness High School
4627 77 Street Northwest, Calgary
2.62 km
River Valley School
3127 Bowwood Drive Northwest, Calgary
2.68 km
Self-Realization Fellowship, Calgary
6323 Bowness Road Northwest, Calgary
2.69 km
Webber Academy
1515 93 Street Southwest, Calgary
3.10 km
Shouldice Arena
1515 Home Road Northwest, Calgary
3.11 km
Foothills Driver Education
5003 16 Avenue Northwest, Calgary
3.14 km
John Costello Catholic School
300 Strathcona Drive Southwest, Calgary
3.16 km
Calgary Academy
1677 93 Street Southwest, Calgary
3.58 km
Ernest Manning High School
20 Springborough Boulevard Southwest, Calgary
4.09 km
F.E. Osborne School
5315 Varsity Drive Northwest, Calgary
4.11 km
Early Discoveries Nursery School
305-4625 Varsity Dr NW, Calgary
4.56 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Cougar Ridge Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
Bowness Library
6532 Bowness Road Northwest, Calgary
2.65 km
Little Free Library (The Wee Free Library)
33-35 Wimbledon Drive Southwest, Calgary
4.13 km
Take a Book Leave a Book
4.16 km
Take a Book Leave a Book Little free library
5-55 Wimbledon Drive Southwest, Calgary
4.16 km
Little Free Library
4.42 km
Little Free Library
4411 Spruce Drive Southwest, Calgary
4.62 km
The Good Doers Charity Library
14 Signature Close Southwest, Calgary
4.86 km
Little Free Libraries
4.88 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Cougar Ridge Distance to Local Landmarks

Alberta Children's Hospital 4.37 km
Alberta College of Arts and Design (ACAD) 8.03 km
Ambrose University College 3.32 km
Bow Valley College 11.09 km
Calgary Airport 15.57 km
Calgary Zoo 12.82 km
Chinook Centre Mall 12.56 km
City Hall 10.98 km
Cross Iron Mills 28.34 km
Deerfoot Mall 12.54 km
Devry Institute of Tech 15.15 km
Downtown Calgary 9.68 km
Foothills Hospital 5.48 km
Market Mall 4.07 km
Mount Royal University 8.62 km
Peter Lougheed Hospital 15.82 km
Rocky Mountain College 5.75 km
Rockyview Hospital 11.88 km
SAIT 8.55 km
South Health Campus 27.70 km
Southcentre Mall 16.72 km
Sunridge Mall 15.66 km
University of Calgary 5.58 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

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