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  • Located right on the Calgary-Edmonton highway corridor, halfway between the cities of Red Deer and Calgary which provides key access to a diverse trading region
  • 70 km to the Calgary International Airport
  • 80 km to either downtown Calgary or Red Deer
  • Less than an hour to the great Canadian Badlands or the beautiful Rocky Mountains

Land Availability
Didsbury offers a diverse mix of available land in both the downtown core and surrounding industrial areas. 


Are you looking for an excellent quality of life? Didsbury boasts a unique mix of amenities that is typically only found in much larger urban centers. As well, our downtown core offers a unique walk through history as we continue to preserve the historical buildings and focus on maintaining our heritage through effective design for new buildings.

What we DO have:
  •     4 local schools offering education from grades K-12 
  •     Christian and Catholic schools in close proximity 
  •     Didsbury District Health Services Hospital
  •     Aspen Ridge Lodge and Bethany Care offers assisted living for seniors 
  •     9 hole golf course
  •     Aquatic Centre
  •     Two Arena Surfaces
  •     Curling Rink
  •     Community Hall
  •     Campground
  •     6 softball/baseball diamonds
  •     13 parks & playgrounds
What we DON'T have:
  •     High crime rates
  •     Parking issues
  •     Traffic congestion