Saddle Ridge is located in northeast Calgary. It is north of Martindale and Taradale and east of the Calgary International Airport. For many years, the area consisted primarly of agricultural development, however, there has been some recent residential development. Saddle ridge is home to a wetland pond which is surrounded by interpretive pathways. As residential development takes place, soccer fields and baseball diamonds are being installed in the area. There are no schools in the area.