Laurier Heights Community Overview

Laurier Heights is a residential neighbourhood in west Edmonton, Alberta, Canada overlooking the North Saskatchewan River valley. A portion of the neighbourhood along Buena Vista Road is located in the river valley, and this portion is sometimes called Buena Vista.

Edmonton's Valley Zoo, a family oriented petting zoo, is located in the river valley below the neighbourhood with access provided by Buena Vista Road. Buena Vista Road also provides access to Laurier Park, a good place for families to go for picnics, and Buena Vista Park. Both parks are part of the city's river vallye park system. A foot bridge, located in the river valley to the north east of the neighbourhood provides access to Hawrelak Park on the south side.

Whitemud Drive, with access from 149 Street, provides residents with good access to destinations on the south side, including: the University of Alberta, Old Strathcona, Whyte Avenue, Southgate Centre, and Fort Edmonton Park. Travel west along 87 Avenue takes residents to West Edmonton Mall. Residents also enjoy good access to the downtown core.

The neighbourhood is bounded in the north by 87 Avenue (west of 142 Street) and by Buena Vista Road (east of 142 Street and west of Valleyview Crescent). It is bounded on the west by 149 Street and to the south by Whitemud Drive. The neighbourhood is bounded to the east and south east by the river valley.

There is a single school in the enighbourhood, Laurier Heights Elementary Junior Heigh School, operated by the Edmonton Public School System.

Located next to Canterbury Court and Laurier Heights School is a small strip shopping centre, Laurier Heights Shopping Centre.

Community overview from Wikipedia.

laurier-heights Closest Bus Routes

Route #Name
1 West Edmonton Mall - Downtown - Capilano
2 Lessard - Downtown - Highlands - Clareview
106 University - Lessard
109 West Edmonton Mall - Jasper Place - Downtown
112 West Edmonton Mall - Capilano
115 West Edmonton Mall - Northgate

Laurier Heights Closest LRTs

StationDistance
Metro Line JTTl Track 1.64 km
McKernan Belgravia Station 1.64 km
Health Sciences Jubilee Station 1.66 km
South Campus Ft Edmonton Station 1.8 km
University Station 1.91 km
Grandin Station 2.64 km

Laurier Heights Apartment Rental Stats

Currently there are no active rental properties listed within Laurier Heights.

Laurier Heights Closest Schools

Name/Address Distance
Laurier Heights School
8210 142 Street Northwest, Edmonton
0.04 km
Lynnwood School
15451 84 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
1.45 km
German Language School Society of Edmonton
7608 154 Street, Edmonton
1.60 km
Meadowlark School
9150 160 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.24 km
Belgravia School
11605 74 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.32 km
Music Together of the Northern Lights
5645 Riverbend Road Northwest, Edmonton
2.49 km
Patricia Heights School
16216 78 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.54 km
Jasper Place School
8950 163 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.73 km
Riverbend School
14820 53 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
2.91 km
Meadowlark Christian School
9825 158 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.95 km
Revolution Music International
8415 D 169 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.98 km
Eternal Health Services
11210 71 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
3.13 km
Glenora School
13520 102 Avenue, Edmonton
3.15 km
Westlawn School
9520 165 Street Northwest, Edmonton
3.32 km
Cantilon Choirs
10209 123 St NW, Edmonton
3.69 km
Old Scona Academic
10523 84 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.23 km
Edmonton Christian West School
14345 McQueen Road Northwest, Edmonton
4.37 km
Strathcona High School
10450 72 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.42 km
Athabasca University, Edmonton
10011 109 Street Northwest #1200, Edmonton
4.59 km
Ross Sheppard School
13546 111 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.86 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Laurier Heights Closest Libraries

Name/Address Distance
Edmonton Public Library - Jasper Place
9010 156 Street Northwest, Edmonton
1.87 km
Take One Leave One Library
5408 141 Street Northwest, Edmonton
2.79 km
Winspear Business Library (University of Alberta)
11203 Saskatchewan Drive Northwest, Edmonton
3.16 km
Edmonton Public Library - Lois Hole (Callingwood)
17650 69 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton
4.24 km
Edmonton Public Library - Strathcona
8331 104 Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.56 km
Common Sense Little Free Library
10546 115 Street Northwest, Edmonton
4.72 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Laurier Heights Distance to Local Landmarks

LandmarkDistance
Alberta Legislature Building 4.55 km
Bonnie Doon Shopping Centre 7.30 km
Commonwealth Stadium 7.60 km
Concordia College 9.33 km
Downtown Edmonton 5.50 km
Edmonton International Airport 23.18 km
Edmonton City Centre 5.81 km
Edmonton City Centre Airport 6.93 km
Edmonton City Hall 5.83 km
Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital 4.45 km
Grey Nuns Community Hospital 10.66 km
King's University College 9.80 km
Kingsway Mall 6.62 km
Londonderry Mall 12.37 km
MacEwan - Centre for the Arts 3.14 km
MacEwan - City Centre 6.12 km
LandmarkDistance
MacEwan - South Campus 10.16 km
Manulife Place 5.58 km
Misericordia Community Hospital 3.08 km
N.A.I.T 7.10 km
Norquest College - Downtown 4.96 km
Norquest College - Westmount 4.86 km
Northgate Centre 10.39 km
Rexall Place 9.54 km
Royal Alexandra Hospital 6.36 km
Southgate Centre 4.55 km
St. Joseph's Auxiliary Hospital 7.35 km
Stollery Children's Hospital 2.99 km
University of Alberta 2.81 km
University of Alberta Hospital 2.99 km
West Edmonton Mall 3.39 km
Westmount Centre 5.00 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

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