Deer Ridge Community Association

Community Association Boundaries

North: Canyon Meadows Drive
East: Escarpment east of Deercliff Road
South: North side of Deersaxon Circle; Deerfield Drive; 146 Avenue*
West: Bow Bottom Trail
City Quadrant: SE

*Overlap with Deer Run

Community Established

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1978

Community Description

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Deer Ridge is an outer suburb of Calgary located in the southeast sector of the City. Although Deer Ridge is not directly adjacent to Fish Creek Provincial Park, residents of this community have access to the park via Bow Bottom Trail, Canyon Meadows Drive or the pathway. The vehicular transportation routes also provide access to other parts of the City and to the Downtown, which is approximately 15 kilometres northwest of Deer Ridge. This predominantly single family residential community began to develop in 1978, after being annexed in 1961.

Deer Ridge facilities include two outdoor ice rink surfaces for shinny and leisure skating, four playgrounds and two tennis courts. In addition to park areas there are also multiple soccer fields and a baseball diamond. From spring to fall the Deer Ridge Community Gardens are very popular. The eastern edge and upper south-side of the community features a designated area for off-leash dog walking. There is a vibrant shopping and services area within the community which includes multiple retail stores, pet services, restaurants, banking, as well as personal health & improvement.

A Community Association membership is a great way to support your community. Membership is inexpensive and voluntary; contributing to the upkeep of Deer Ridge Community facilities and supports programs and events such as Movies at Yellow Slide Park, Family Winter Skate Day, Summer Community Festival, Children’s Christmas Party, Youth Red Cross Babysitter’s Program, Community Planning & Development, Community Safety/Clean-up and Planning & Development. Deer Ridge is a Trico Centre Community Partner.

Schools

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Don Bosco Elementary & Junior High – Separate

Demographics

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Information available online at the City of Calgary community profiles site.

Community Association Information

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Provincial Society Registered Name: Deer Ridge Community Association
Provincial Society Registered Date: August 12, 1980
Federal Charity Status-Registered: No
Facility Located at: Do not have a facility.
Community Association Phone Number: (403) 606-7331
Community Association Fax Number: None
Community Association Website: www.deerridgeca.com

Please call the community association directly to obtain information on availability, registration and costs.

Community Association Facilities

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Main Hall Licensed Capacity: 0 Meeting Rooms: No
Wheelchair Access: No Stage: No
Gym: No Sound System: No
Kitchen: No Outdoor BBQ: No
Lounge: No Indoor Fireplace: No
Games Room: No

Recreation Amenities

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Operated by the Community Association. For other recreation offered by the City of Calgary visit Calgary Parks & Recreation

To view programs offered by your local Trico Centre for Family Wellness visit tricocentre.ca

Tennis Courts: Yes Skating Rink: Yes – Outdoor
Swimming Pool: Yes Sports/Playfields: Yes
Hockey Rink: Yes – Outdoor Other:  Community Gardens

Programs

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Offered by the Community Association:

Bingo: No Youth Justice: Yes
Sports: Yes Seniors Program: Yes
Fitness: Yes Child Care: Yes
Dance: No

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Last Modified: January 23, 2018