About Ramsay Heights
Welcome to the beautiful and mature Southwest community of Ramsay Heights. Overlooking the North Saskatchewan River to the West and bordering Whitemud Drive and Terwillegar Drive to the East, 51 Ave to the North and 40 Ave to the South, Ramsay Heights is perfectly located for commuting and enjoying the scenic community and River Valley. Just a short commute to all amenities and recreation facilitates. Homes range from apartment style condominium to large estate style homes bordering the river.
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Brander Gardens, Brookside, Bulyea Heights, Carter Crest, Falconer Heights, Henderson Estate, Ogilvie Ridge, and Rhatigan Ridge
About Ramsay Heights
Incredible views of the North Saskatchewan River along the western edge of Ramsay Heights account for the impressive property values of some of the homes in this neighbourhood named after Walter Ramsay, a teacher who came to the city in 1899 and later became Edmonton’s first commercial florist. The neighbourhood of Ramsay Heights was developed in the 1970’s and has some of the most diverse housing options in Edmonton, with many unique and enormous designs fetching prices of well over $1,000,000, while others range from large and lovely to modest single-family homes, duplexes, row-homes, condos, and apartments.
Schools of Ramsay Heights
Brander Gardens School (Elementary, K-6)
14865 56 Ave NW
Riverbend School (Junior High, 7-9)
14820 53 Ave NW
Strathcona School (Senior High, 10-12)
10450 72 Ave NW
Lillian Osborne School (Senior High, 10-12)
2019 Leger Road NW
St. Monica (Pre-K, Elementary)
14710 53 Ave NW
St. Mary (Elementary, K-6)
490 Rhatigan Rd NW
Archbishop Joseph MacNeill (Elementary, Junior High, K-9)
750 Leger Way NW
Mother Margaret Mary (Senior High, 10-12)
2010 Leger Rd NW
Restaurants/Shops/Boutiques in Ramsay Heights
Right in the centre of Ramsay Heights is the small shopping complex of Terwillegar Park Shopping Centre. This little spot is a great place for the kids to walk in the summer to get slurpies from the 7-Eleven, and also contains amenities such as: Riverbend Barbershop, Hair Extensions by Barbara Lorraine, Secret Sweets, Caesar’s School of Music, an Edward Jones location, as well as a Generation’s Kindergarten and Greenfield Community Nursery School.
At the southeastern corner of Ramsay Heights, along Terwillegar Drive NW (170th Street SW), is the Terwillegar Heights Shopping Centre, a small complex with an Esso gas station, a dental office, veterinary clinic, liquor store, a hair salon, as well as dining options such as Pizza Hut, and The Bend Lounge.
Across Terwillegar Drive from Terwillegar Heights Shopping Centre is another small commercial centre called Brookview Plaza, which is well within walking distance to Ramsay Heights. Brookview Plaza has additional amenities such as: Boston Pizza, a dental office, a Husky gas station, a pet groomer, a Montressori Child Development Centre, and a Gymboree Play & Music Centre.
Riverbend Professional Centre is just a two-minute drive north along Riverbend Road from Ramsay Heights, and has a full range of conveniences, from the popular Café O’Play, to the Riverbend Easy Mart, to dining options such as: Taste Buds Take-Out & Catering Indian, Chicago Pizza Express, King’s Garden Noodle House, and Olympus Donair. There are also a number of services, including Riverbend Veterinary Clinic, Paul Sadler Swimland, Riverbend Dance Academy, Music Together of Northern Lights, Riverbend Hairstyling, Squeaky Clean Car Wash, and Riverbend Child’s Pavilion.
Just a short drive down Terwillegar Drive SW (170th Street NW) from Ramsay Heights is the conveniently situated Riverbend Square Shopping Centre, where residents will have access to a full range of restaurants, shopping, and services. For dinning, Riverbend Square includes an A&W, Second Cup, Subway, Wok N’ Go, a 24-hour MacDonald’s, Domino’s Pizza, Quizno’s, Pho’s Xpress, Curry Corner, Saigon Cuisine, and Oliveto. A Safeway is conveniently located in the heart of Riverbend Square, and right next door is a Shopper’s Drug Mart, M&M Food Market, a registry, and a Dollar Store. A liquor store, several banks, a fitness centre, and the Riverbend location of the Edmonton Public Library are located in this shopping complex as well.
Terwillegar Professional Centre is located just at the corner of Terwillegar Drive and Riverbend Road (before it becomes 23rd Avenue) and contains several wonderful amenities for the neighbourhood such as: a Mac’s convenient store, Pizza 73, The Medicine Shoppe, Bikate Salon, Dental Oasis, and Edmonton Fire Station 24.
Following Riverbend Road from Ramsay Heights until it becomes 23rd Avenue is a commercial hub located at the intersection of 23rd Avenue and Rabbit Hill Road. This commercial centre is made up of Terwillegar Heights Towne Square, The Market at Magrath, and Shoppes of Terwillegar Gardens. This intersection of amenities offers dine-in restaurants including an Original Joe’s, Hart’s Table & Bar, Delux Burger Bar, Famoso Neapolitan Pizzaria, Amore Pasta. This hot spot also provides dine-in/take-out/fast food options like KFC, Taco Bell, Edo Japan, Little Caesars, Dairy Queen, Tokyo Express, Orange Julius, Starbucks, Subway, Panago Pizza, and Tim Hortons. Some of the services available to the area range from liquor stores, to car washes, to banks, to grocery stores, to gas stations, fitness centres, and salons.
Less than ten-minutes south along Terwillegar Drive NW (170th Street SW) from Ramsay Heights is the Currents of Windermere. This huge shopping district offers a variety of big chain stores such as Wal-Mart, London Drugs, Canadian Tire, Cabela’s, Home Depot, Wine and Beyond, Winners and HomeSense to name just a few. It also contains many amenities like massage, dental and doctor’s offices, medical imaging, hair and nail salons, banking, as well as a conveniently located Safeway. For a night-out, Currents of Windermere gives the surrounding communities prime access to Cineplex Odeon Windermere Cinemas and VIP where you can enjoy a glass of wine or beer while watching the latest blockbuster in spacious seating, along with many dining options such as, Brown’s Socialhouse, Chilli’s Texas Grill, Boston Pizza, Montana’s Cookhouse, Red Robins, and (soon-to-come) Milestones and The Keg. For quick dining there is a large variety of take-out, drive-through, and dine-in options, including but not limited to: MacDonalds, Tim Hortons, Quiznos, Starbucks, Coras, and Five Guys Burgers and Fries. This is not a comprehensive list of shopping and amenities within Currents of Windermere as it is continuing to expand.
For more information and a complete list, please visit: http://www.shopcurrents.ca
Located on the opposite side of Terwillegar Drive (170th Street SW) from the Currents of Windermere is Windermere Crossing. This is a smaller shopping hub than the Currents of Windermere, but it includes a Superstore, a tailors, a nail salon, Starbucks, a liquor store, several banks, as well as dining options like: Teriyaki Corner, Subway, Chopped Leaf, Dairy Queen, Panago Pizza, and State and Main. This is another commercial centre within the community that is continuing to grow, with new businesses being added often.
For more information, please visit: http://www.camdevcorp.com/projects/windermere-crossing/
Recreation/Community League/Services in Ramsay Heights
The neighbourhood of Ramsay Heights has gorgeous views of the North Saskatchewan River and is just a short walk from Terwillegar Park, an enormous off-leash dog park in the heart of the beautiful river valley. Even if you don’t have a dog, this park is a beautiful spot for a walk, run, or bike ride along the network of nature trails.
Right in the middle of Ramsay Heights is one of the best parks in the city: Ramsay Park. Not only does it have a large playground, but it also has a small skate park and a basketball court and is nestled in a large open green space of soccer fields, baseball diamonds, and hills- great for tobogganing in the winter.
The North Saskatchewan River valley and Whitemud Park is a short drive down Fox Drive from Ramsay Heights, where there are lovely on-leash trails that meander along the river’s edge, and beautiful little picnic sites for a family barbecue, on-site washrooms, a designated equine trail, and a tobogganing hill for winter fun.
For a whole day of family fun, the historic Fort Edmonton Park and toddler-friendly John Janzen Nature Centre are also a short drive away
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Travelling south along Riverbend Road, which becomes 23rd Avenue as soon as you cross Terwillegar Drive NW (170th Street), is the Terwillegar Recreation Centre. Terwillegar Recreation Centre has several ice-rinks, an enormous workout area, a large swimming centre, and several fast-food restaurants.
For more information about Terwillegar Recreation Centre, as well as a full list of their amenities and programs please visit: https://www.edmonton.ca/activities_parks_recreation/terwillegar.aspx
From Ramsay Heights you can get to three lovely golf courses in less than 20 minutes. River Ridge (both a public and private club), Windermere Golf and Country Club (exclusively members-only for golf, but does host public events such as parties and weddings), and Jagar Ridge Golf Club, which is a public course, are all nearby.
Ramsay Heights is part of Riverbend Community League, which includes the surrounding communities of Brander Gardens, Brookside, and Rhatigan Ridge. The community league hosts events and activities in the area.
For more information, please visit: https://www.riverbendonline.ca
Commuting in Ramsay Heights
Riverbend Road NW runs through the centre of Ramsay Heights, which is bordered at its east by Terwillegar Drive NW (170th Street SW). Terwillegar Drive NW (170th Street SW) takes Ramsay Heights’ residents a few minutes south to the Anthony Henday. Ramsay Heights has direct access to Whitemud Drive from 53rd Ave.
Several major bus routes take commuters to South Campus LRT Station and Transit Centre, Southgate LRT Station and Transit Centre, or to the Leger Transit Centre, just steps from Terwillegar Recreation Centre. From Leger Transit Centre, there are several bus routes that will take commuters to Century Park Transit Centre and LRT Station.
For more information of specific bus routes, please visit: http://etstripplanner.edmonton.ca/PlanYourTrip.aspx
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 there community of Windermere, 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 January 19th, 2019 at 9:16pm CST.