Arbour Lake

Discover Lakefront Living in NW Calgary's Arbour Lake - A Stone's Throw from Crowfoot Shopping Centre & Beyond

Explore Arbour Lake: The Heart of Northwest Calgary Living

Welcome to Arbour Lake, a vibrant community in Northwest Calgary renowned for its picturesque lake setting and dynamic lifestyle. Perfectly situated just a short drive from downtown, this neighbourhood offers an abundance of amenities, outdoor activities and convenient access to the city's best shopping and dining experiences.

A Community Rich in Amenities and Convenience

Exclusive Lake Access:
Arbour Lake stands out with its beautiful, trout-stocked lake. Residents enjoy swimming, boating, and fishing in summer, and ice skating in winter, making the lake a central gathering place for the community.

Outdoor Adventures and Green Spaces:
Beyond the lake, Arbour Lake is surrounded by parks and green spaces, inviting you to connect with nature through a network of walking paths and bike trails.


Shopping and Dining:
Crowfoot Crossing, one of Calgary's premier shopping destinations, is just around the corner.  With over 240 shops, services and dining options, including popular eateries like The Keg and Cactus Club and international retailers, convenience is on your doorstep.


Educational Excellence:
The community benefits from proximity to highly regarded schools such as Robert Thirsk High School, emphasizing Arbour Lake's appeal to families looking for quality education within their neighbourhood.


Arbour Lake School (Gr. 5-9) is a large middle school with over 800 students that strives to personalize learning for their students. A unique homeroom structure allows teachers to spend enough time with each student to recognize their potential. The school offers students the opportunity to explore many paths from fine arts to career and technology foundations. The Arbour Lake school is located at 27 Arbour Crest Drive NW. 403-777-7310.


Robert Thirsk High School (Gr. 10 - 12) is a high school in Arbour Lake that opened its doors in 2013. Located next to the Crowfoot Public Library, it's recognized for it's personalized and collaborative approach to learning. Highlights include a top-notch performing arts program as well as a state of the art kitchen with outstanding culinary programs.


St. Ambrose Elementary/Junior High School (K-9) provides a unique Catholic learning environment. The school is also part of the Hockey Canada Skills Academy. Students accepted into the program receive skill development training both on-ice and off-ice throughout the year. The school is located at 1500 Arbour Lake Road NW. 403-500-2100.



Connectivity and Recreation

Effortless Connectivity:
The Crowfoot C-Train station enhances Arbour Lake's appeal, offering quick and easy access to Calgary's efficient public transit system. Whether heading downtown for work or exploring other parts of the city, you're well-connected.


Health and Wellness:
The Crowfoot YMCA, located within the community, serves as a hub for health and wellness. With a wide array of fitness classes, a swimming pool, gymnasium and more, residents have everything they need to maintain a healthy lifestyle.


Lake Community Living

Discover Your Dream Home in Arbour Lake:
Arbour Lake presents a diverse range of real estate options to suit every lifestyle. The community's real estate market is dynamic, featuring everything from spacious single-family homes to convenient condos and townhomes, all within this serene lake community.


Let Arbour Lake Be Your Next Home:
Considering making Arbour Lake your home? The McKelvie Group is here to help you navigate the real estate landscape and find the perfect property. Experience the best of Calgary living with the convenience, connectivity and community spirit that Arbour Lake has to offer.


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Overview for Arbour Lake , Alberta

10,454 people live in Arbour Lake , where the median age is 46 and the average individual income is $125,492. Data provided by Statistics Canada.


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Demographics and Employment Data for Arbour Lake , Alberta

Arbour Lake has 3,860 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by Statistics Canada. Here’s what the people living in Arbour Lake do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by Statistics Canada.


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Around Arbour Lake , Alberta

There's plenty to do around Arbour Lake , including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Vivaan's Yummies, Pho 99 Calgary, and Thai Manna.

Name Category Distance Reviews
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Dining 0.74 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.67 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$$ 3.22 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.99 miles 5 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining 3.65 miles 31 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining 2.46 miles 7 reviews 4.7/5 stars

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