The Kaskitayo area is located in Southwest Edmonton and was established in 1973. A more mature and centrally located community makes it highly sought after. Kaskitayo is made up of several communities, including Bearspaw, Blue Quill, Blue Quill Estates, Ermineskin, Keheewin, Skyrattler, Steinhauer, Sweet Grass, Twin Brooks, Royal Gardens, Aspen Gardens, Rideau Park, Westbrook Estates, Greenfield and Duggan. Home types include everything from apartment style condominiums to estate style homes.
Kaskitayo is a highly desirable community surrounded by a beautiful ravine landscape. Bordered by the Anthony Henday to the South, Calgary Trail to the East, 34th Avenue to the North, and the Whitemud to the West. When describing this community, I am also including communities neighbouring to the north of Kaskitayo, including Greenfield, Duggan, Aspen Gardens, Westbrook Estate, Royal Gardens, Malmo Plains, Lansdowne and Lundrum Place. This large area is rich with amenities, in-demand schools of all levels, and the LRT line that stretches right down the centre of 111th Street. Also located in this area is the Derrick Golf and Country club.
Westbrook School (K-6)
Malmo School (K-6)
Sweet Grass School (K-6)
Steinhauer School (K-6)
Duggan School (K-6)
Rideau Park School (K-6)
Richard Secord (K-6)
D.S Mackenzie School (7-9)
Vernon Barford School (7-9)
Harry Ainlay High School (10-12)
Kaskitayo is centrally located which provides access to anything you could need, including many great areas for shopping and restaurants, which is one of the many draws for this community. You’re right next to Calgary Trail where you will find many shopping areas and restaurants, and quick access to the bustling retail outlets of South Edmonton Common. You are also within a short commute to Whyte Avenue, home to many boutique stores and some of the best restaurants and nightlife Edmonton has to offer. Southgate Mall is also right in the area.
Kaskitayo is made up of several communities, all with their own community league. You can find out exactly what community league belongs to your preferred community at the City of Edmonton website or by calling 311. There are many parks and playgrounds throughout each of the communities for the kids, and access to many areas of our city’s beautiful ravine and trail systems.
Located with the area is the Derrick Golf and Winter club, a private membership club with its own golf course. The YMCA is located just South of 23rd Avenue on 111 Street, along with many other private membership facilities that can be found within a short commute from the area.
Kaskitayo is perfectly located for commuting. Whether by public transit, or driving, you can get just about anywhere in the city with ease thanks to its close proximity to major transportation routes such as, Anthony Henday, Whitemud Drive, 23rd Avenue, 111th Street, Calgary Trail, and Gateway Boulevard. The community is highly prized for its access to Southgate and Century Park LRT stations, as we all its fully integrated and established public transit system. The LRT line running down 111 Street makes commuting downtown or to the UofA a breeze!
I hope you have found this information helpful and relevant to your home search. If there is anything else you would like to know about the community of Kaskitayo, or homes in the area, please feel free to contact us, we’d be happy to assist you in any way we can.
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Listing information last updated on March 16th, 2018 at 11:16pm CDT.