Forest Heights Community Overview

Forest Heights is a residential neighbourhood in south east Edmonton, Alberta, Canada that overlooks the North Saskatchewan River valley to the north and west. Four bridges provide access to destinations on the north side of the river.

The neighbourhood is bounded on the north and west by the North Saskatchewan River valley, on the east by Wayne Gretzky Drive and 75 Street, and on the south by 98 Avenue. 106 Avenue cuts through the neighbourhood.

The Dawson Bridge and 106 Avenue provide direct access to the neighbourhood of Riverdale and the downtown core. 98 Avenue provides access to the James MacDonald Bridge and the Low Level Bridge. The James MacDonald Bridge provides direct access to the Government Centre area of the downtown core and the neighbourhood of Rossdale. The Low Level Bridge provides direct access to the downtown core. Travel north along Wayne Gretzky Drive provides direct access across the North Saskatchewan River to destinations in north east Edmonton including Rexall Place, Commonwealth Stadium, Edmonton Northlands, and Concordia University College. Capilano Mall is located a short distance to the east of the neighbourhood along 98 Avenue.

The Catholic Archdiocese of Edmonton is located in the neighbourhood.

There are four schools located in the neighbourhood.

  • Edmonton Public School System
    • Forest Heights Elementary School
    • McNally High School
  • Edmonton Catholic School System
    • St. Bride Catholic School
    • St. Kevin Junior High School

Community overview from Wikipedia.

forest-heights Closest Bus Routes

Route #Name
1 West Edmonton Mall - Downtown - Capilano
61 Mill Woods - Millgate
85 Downtown - Capilano
88 Capilano - Downtown
94 Capilano - University
99 Capilano - Coliseum - Belvedere
112 West Edmonton Mall - Capilano
307 Bonnie Doon - Capilano
309 Riverdale - Kingsway-RAH
611 Wild Rose - Larkspur - McNally
615 Mill Woods -Austin O'Brien -Hardisty
802 Ottewell AOB - Mill Woods TC
808 McNally - Silver Berry

Forest Heights Closest LRTs

StationDistance
Stadium Station 1.48 km
Churchill Station 1.76 km
Central Station 1.89 km
Coliseum Station 1.9 km
MacEwan Station 2.14 km
Bay Enterprise Square Station 2.15 km

Forest Heights Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Apartments     2$1300$1550$1425
Basements     6$1000$1450$1131
Condos     1$1300$1300$1300
Duplexes     2$1550$1900$1725
Houses     2$1750$1950$1850
Total Rentals     13$1000$1950$1391

Forest Heights Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
McNally High School
8440 105 Avenue, Edmonton
0.93 km
Waldorf Education Society
7211 96A Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.16 km
Hardisty School
10534 62 Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.23 km
Jessica's Piano Studio
7120 95 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.32 km
Austin O'Brien High School
6110 95 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.63 km
Ecole Enfantine
8728 93 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.93 km
Canada School of Public Service
9700 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton
2.68 km
Capilano Truck Driver Training Institute
4715 92 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.88 km
Centre De Developpement Musical - Local Pierre-Paul Bugeaud
8828 95 Street, Edmonton
2.93 km
Saint Alphonsus Elementary and Junior High School
11624 81 St, Edmonton
2.93 km
Canadian College of EMS
4720 91 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.00 km
Centre High Campus
10050 Macdonald Drive Northwest, Edmonton
3.09 km
Defensive Driving Edmonton
9422 111 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.20 km
University Of Alberta: Faculty of Extension
10230 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton
3.32 km
Victoria School
10210 108 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.39 km
Boyle Street Education Centre
10312 105 Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.65 km
Metro Continuing Education
7835 76 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.68 km
Athabasca University, Edmonton
10011 109 Street Northwest #1200, Edmonton
4.12 km
Old Scona Academic
10523 84 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.59 km
W. P. Wagner School
6310 Wagner Road Northwest, Edmonton
4.93 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Forest Heights Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
Little Free Library
10219 70 Street Northwest, Edmonton
0.75 km
Edmonton Public Library - Capilano
9915 67 Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.04 km
Concordia University of Edmonton Library
Edmonton
1.84 km
Edmonton Tool Library
7308 112 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.03 km
Edmonton Chinatown Chinese Library
9540 102 Avenue 2nd floor, Edmonton
2.29 km
Edmonton Public Library - Idylwylde (Bonnie Doon)
8310 88 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.39 km
Net User Group
8807 85 St NW Edmonton AB T6C 3C4 85 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.39 km
Alberta Law Libraries
1A Sir Winston Churchill Square 2nd Floor, Law Courts Building, Edmonton
2.77 km
La Cité Francophone
8627 Rue Marie-Anne Gaboury, Edmonton
2.77 km
Simona Maaskant Library
Edmonton
2.85 km
Edmonton Public Library - Stanley A. Milner Library (Downtown)
7 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton
2.88 km
Little Free Library
11330 60 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.91 km
Edmonton Public Library - Highlands
6710 118 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.93 km
Bibliothèque Saint-Jean
8406 Rue Marie-Anne Gaboury, Edmonton
2.95 km
Edmonton Public Library - Sprucewood
11555 95 Street, Edmonton
3.69 km
John L. Haar Library - DUPLICATE
10700 104 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.93 km
MacEwan University - John L. Haar Library
10700 104 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.93 km
The Alberta Library
10707 100 Avenue Northwest Unit 700, Edmonton
3.94 km
Alberta Government Library
44 Capital Boulevard, 108 Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.05 km
Edmonton Public Library - Strathcona
8331 104 Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.32 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Forest Heights Distance to Local Landmarks

LandmarkDistance
Alberta Legislature Building 3.98 km
Bonnie Doon Shopping Centre 2.75 km
Commonwealth Stadium 2.60 km
Concordia College 1.71 km
Downtown Edmonton 3.16 km
Edmonton International Airport 27.81 km
Edmonton City Centre 2.99 km
Edmonton City Centre Airport 5.67 km
Edmonton City Hall 2.88 km
Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital 4.39 km
Grey Nuns Community Hospital 9.13 km
King's University College 2.81 km
Kingsway Mall 4.26 km
Londonderry Mall 6.28 km
MacEwan - Centre for the Arts 9.52 km
MacEwan - City Centre 13.01 km
LandmarkDistance
MacEwan - South Campus 9.38 km
Manulife Place 3.16 km
Misericordia Community Hospital 11.29 km
N.A.I.T 4.61 km
Norquest College - Downtown 3.98 km
Norquest College - Westmount 7.02 km
Northgate Centre 6.44 km
Rexall Place 3.13 km
Royal Alexandra Hospital 3.57 km
Southgate Centre 7.71 km
St. Joseph's Auxiliary Hospital 10.10 km
Stollery Children's Hospital 5.61 km
University of Alberta 5.68 km
University of Alberta Hospital 5.61 km
West Edmonton Mall 11.43 km
Westmount Centre 7.18 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Neighboring Communities

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