Edgemont is a beautiful ravine community located in west Edmonton. The neighbourhood includes top-rated schools, green spaces and shopping centres. Here are some of the highlights.

Top-rated schools

Edgemont is located close to several top-rated schools, making it an ideal place for families with children. There is also a new public K-9 school that is currently under development in the community.

Some of the best schools in the area include:

  • Michael A. Kostek School: a public elementary school (K-6).
  • S. Bruce Smith School: a public junior high school (K-9).
  • Archbishop Oscar Romero High School: a Catholic high school (grades 10-12).
  • Future K-9 School: Located just north of the Edgemont Natural Playground within the community.

Beautiful parks

Nestled amidst beautiful natural spaces, Edgemont offers abundant opportunities to enjoy tranquil outdoor surroundings. Some of the best parks in the area include:

  • Edgemont Natural Playground: Located within the community, this playground was designed based on resident feedback. Features include play structures designed for accessibility, and a large green space nestled next to the ravines. In the winter, play a pickup shinny night at the pop-up ice rink run by the Edgemont Community League.
  • Wedgewood Ravine Trail System: You’ll find a vast network of walking trails, perfect for hiking and exploring. It’s also a great place to see wildlife, including deer, rabbits and birds.
  • Terwillegar Park: Located just a short drive from Edgemont, Terwillegar Park is a 260-hectare green space situated on the south bank of the North Saskatchewan River. It features a large off-leash dog park, canoe launch, and various trails for hikes and bikers. In the winter, there are also lots of opportunities to try cross-country skiing and snowshoeing. View more details here.
  • Glastonbury Park: Just north of Edgemont, Glastonbury Park is a great place for families. Features include a large playground plus a tot playground for little ones. In the summer, cool off under the gazebo as kids splash in the spray park. Enjoy year-round with firepits, sledding hill, outdoor rink and ice trail, plus a 1.9km cross country ski loop.

Terwillegar Park

Terwillegar Park in Edmonton, Alberta

Convenient shopping centres

Edgemont is located close to several shopping centres, making it easy to run errands and find everything you need. Shopping centres in the area include:

  • West Edmonton Mall: This is one of the largest shopping centres in North America, with over 800 stores and attractions. The mall features various different retailers, restaurants, and entertainment options, making it a must visit destination for locals and tourists alike.
  • Costco: this large Costco store is just a short drive from Edgemont and features all of your favourite products including groceries, electronics, household items, clothing, and more.
  • Currents of Windermere: Located just a few minutes from Edgemont, the Currents of Windermere offers boutique retail shopping, restaurants and a VIP Cineplex Odeon.

From top-rated schools to beautiful parks to great shopping, Edgemont residents find the amenities they need and the quality of life they desire.