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Abasand was once a separate community. Abasand Heights today is a mixed income community built on a hillside that overlooks downtown Fort McMurray. Subdivisions in Abasand Heights include Hangingstone Place, Hillsview Park, Hilltop Estates and River View Heights.
This neighborhood was built out from the 1960s to 1980s to house oil sands workers. The Athabasca Oil Sands are only 24 kilometers form here, while the Joslyn Oil Sands Project is 64 kilometers from here.
This community is centrally located to downtown Fort McMurray and provides easy access to schools, medical server providers and recreational activities.
The main bus route in this neighborhood runs along Athabasca Avenue, Abasand Drive, Abbotswood and the southern residential streets of this community.
This is an older neighborhood but remains one of the smaller ones due to geography. Abasand Heights is located on a hillside in the middle of Fort McMurray, which itself rests between two valleys formed by the Clearwater River and Horse River. Abasand Heights is located on the western side of Memorial Drive, also known as Highway 63. Memorial Drive separates Abasand Heights from Lower Townsite and the Clearwater River. The northwestern edge of the community borders the Athabasca River. The Horse River is the southern border of Abasand Heights.
Abasand Drive runs through the Abasand Heights neighborhood.
Homes for sale in Beacon Hill can be found just south of this community. The airport is a twenty minute drive south of this community.
Landmarks and Events
Abasand Mall is located in Abasands Heights. The Peter Pond Mall is on the other side of Memorial Drive. Hillview Park is located in the middle of Abasand Heights.
One of the attractions of this community is the large swath of greenbelts that run along the rivers. This gives Abasand Heights a rural and even wild feel while remaining close to Fort McMurray’s amenities.
Simons Park and Lucas Park are located in north Abasand Heights. This neighborhood provides every resident with a clear view of the northern lights. River View Heights at the northern end of this neighborhood enjoys amazing views of the Athabasca River as well.
The Northern Lights Regional Health Center is less than ten minutes from Abasand Heights.
Vista Ridge Ski Hill is a half hour drive from this community.
Schools and Family Friendly Services
Father Beauregard Catholic School is located in Abasand Heights. The Ecole Broeale is located at the center of this neighborhood.
The parks by these schools include soccer fields, rugby fields, playgrounds, an ice rink, skateboard park, running tracks and a trail system.
The Keyano College is about a ten minutes drive from Abasand Heights.
The Abasand Heights real estate market consists of around 1,800 homes. The Abasand neighborhood is a mix of bungalows, apartments and homes. This family friendly neighborhood has many three, four and five bedroom single family homes. Abasand Heights contains Fort McMurray townhomes and condos for sale.. There are also single floor apartments, bi-level homes and condos for sale in Abasand. You can find three bedroom two bath condos perfect for a family that needs the space but not the hassle of yard maintenance.
Many homes in this area have RV parking. Many properties back onto the green belts that run through this area. There are a few luxury homes for sale in Abasand.