Eagle Ridge Real Estate
Eagle Ridge Houses for Sale :: Fort Mcmurray
Eagle Ridge is one of the newest and fastest developing neighborhoods in Fort McMurray, though its 370 acres are almost built out. It is part of the much larger Timberlea community.
Eagle Ridge received a walk score in the low thirties due to its good mix of retail, amenities and homes. There are bus routes in Eagle Ridge that run along Loutit Road, Millennium Drive, Prospect Drive and Riverstone Ridge.
Confederation Way marks the northern boundary of Eagle Ridge. The western edge of this neighborhood is parallel to Paquette Drive. The river valley and extensive Birchwoods Ttrail system are south of Eagle Ridge. Nothing but green space lay between Eagle Ridge and Highway 63, beyond which is the Athabasca River.
St. Anne is west of Eagle Ridge. Timberline sits to the southeast between Eagle Ridge and Thickwood Boulevard.
Loutit Road bisects the community. Here you find many restaurants like Mucho Burrito, Eastern Village Pub and Eatery, Spring Moon and The Curry Pot. Grocery stores and banks are found along the Confederation Way / Thickwood Boulevard loop.
Landmarks and Events
The Eagle Ridge Community Centre located at 2-301 Sparrow Hawk Drive opened in the fall of 2015. This facility has workout facilities and childcare programs.
The Syncrude Athletic Park is a short trip down Confederation Way in nearby Timber Heights. This park contains baseball diamonds, soccer fields, lacrosse fields, and both an indoor and outdoor hockey rink. This park has a sledding hill popular in the winter.
The Timberlea Landing shopping center is located at the intersection of Confederation Way and Millennium Drive, just northwest of Eagle Ridge.
This community is a five minute drive to MacDonald Island Park and Miskanaw Golf and Country Club. A little further south is Heritage Park, the six acre historical recreation of the original Fort McMurray. This historical village is located near Keyano College.
The Oil Sands Discovery Center is about ten kilometers from Eagle Ridge.
Schools and Family Friendly Services
The public Walter and Gladys Hill School opened in 2014. Saint Kateri Elementary School, a Catholic elementary school, opened the same year. This community is two kilometers from Ecole McTavish Junior High and Holy Trinity Catholic High School.
The Timberlea real estate market in Fort McMurray; Eagle Ridge is one of the newest and most diverse real estate markets in Fort McMurray. About half of the properties are condos and apartments while the other half of the properties in this area are single family homes.
You can find apartments and condos for sale in Eagle Ridge. Many condos have two bedrooms, while a few have three bedrooms. There are single bedroom condos for sale in Eagle Ridge perfect for individuals and couples who want to live this area without the hassle of maintaining a yard.
Eagle Ridge homes for sale range from small bungalows to large luxury homes. Eagle Ridge offers a few seven bedroom single family homes suitable for an extended family or those who want a mortgage helper if Mom doesn’t move into the mother in law suite.