With the hustle and bustle of city living, Walden is a natural escape that gives you plenty of room to live, work and play, 365 days a year. Located in Calgary’s southeast, this amenity-rich community gives you convenient access to Macleod Trail, Stoney Trail, as well as Walden Gate Village Centre, which will be home to retail and recreational amenities. Designed with space and serenity in mind, Walden gives you the city convenience and country comfort – and that’s a great thing.
Inspired by the simplicity of nature, Walden is a community that celebrates the surrounding natural landscape. From tranquil parks, open spaces and pathways to traffic-calming devices, a naturalized wetland and clear-water pond, it’s a community where you can unwind in the spoils of nature, and still find yourself spoiled with incredible homes and features.
Natural living in Walden gets even better with an Excel home. Our front garage homes range from 1,750 to 2,200 sq. ft. and feature 3 or 4 bedroom modern, open floor plans with spa-inspired ensuites. Our laned homes range from 1,200 to 1,600 sq. ft. and feature 3 bedrooms, backyard space, convenient mudrooms and upstairs laundry. Or, choose our recently released family sized 1,600 - 1,750 sq. ft. duplexes featuring 3 bedrooms, 3 car covered parking with driveway, fenced front yards with patio area, and optional in law suites. You'll love the additional living space you'll get in your new Excel home!
With options and upgrades to choose from, already curated to those with the most enduring quality and style, we make it easy and exciting to personalize your new home in Walden. Visit our presentation centre and show homes to get started on your new home journey today!
Current terminus of the Red Line C-Train route.
Featuring 120 stores, Shawnessy Centre is one of Calgary’s largest outdoor malls. You’ll find everything from the Real Canadian Superstore and Home Depot to Winners, Pier One Imports and Lammle’s Western Wear.
Millrise Station is a pedestrian friendly outdoor shopping centre, anchored by Sobeys and Shoppers Drug Mart. Grab a Starbucks, pick up some sushi or enjoy a pint at the Coach & Horses Pub.
You’ll find a variety of restaurants, shops and services at the retail plazas in Midlake. Highlights include Kids & Company, Flower Chix, Red Door Living and Dixon's Pub.
Heritage Towne Centre is home to the south Calgary Costco as well as a few of the city’s favourite furniture and home stores stores including Urban Barn, Country Furniture and Home Outfitters. After shopping, grab some lunch at Boston Pizza.
Anchored by The Bay, Sears, Restoration Hardware and Crate and Barrel, South Centre is one of Calgary’s largest family friendly malls. In addition to the complimentary ROAR Play Park, you’ll find child minding services, family parking stalls and two themed nursing rooms.
Located within the community of Walden, this pedestrian friendly shopping centre features a variety of shops and services, including Save-on-Foods, Shoppers Drug Mart, Starbucks, the Windsor Rose Pub and a Leap N Learn Preschool.
This kindergarten through grade six faith based elementary school is part of the Calgary Catholic School District.
St. Mathew is a Catholic kindergarten through grade nine school with intramural and inter-scholastic athletics programs. In additional to English programming, the school offers French Immersion for grades seven through nine.
This grade seven through nine junior high school has excellent athletic facilities and offers unique school clubs, including art, debate, catering and tech. Midsun also has a Learning Resource Centre and programming for ESL Students.
This kindergarten through grade six elementary school is located within walking distance of Fish Creek Provincial Park and Lake Sundance. The school also takes pride in its modern, technologically and resource enriched facility.
This kindergarten through grade nine Catholic school has a partnership with Hockey Canada that offers students in grades six through nine the opportunity to participate in the Hockey Skills Academy.
Dr. EP Scarlett High School offers English and French immersion programming for grades 10 through 12. Students can also choose from a host of programs including, Spanish bilingual, language enrichment and advanced placement.
This kindergarten through grade five faith based French immersion school is part of the Calgary Catholic School District.
Bishop O’Byrne grade ten through twelve high school offers students a variety of unique programming including the Hockey Canada Skills Academy and International Baccalaureate. The school’s Bobcat Nation athletics program includes everything from field hockey to swimming.
The Southview Alliance Church is currently under construction and will be opening soon.
Join the Sunday morning worship service at 10:30 am. Woodgreen also offers an all ages Sunday school that begins at 9:30 am.
St. Paul’s Anglican Church holds an 8:30 am Eucharist Sunday worship, as well as a 10:00 am contemporary Eucharist service with Sunday school for children aged three through grade 12, and nursery care for infants.
The South Gate Alliance Church has three Sunday congregations, held in English, Cantonese and Mandarin, as well as a children’s church for kids in preschool through grade four.
Join the Sunday morning gathering at 10:00 am for a relaxed style worship. A staffed nursery is available for children, and the choir continues to welcome new members.
South Calgary location for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
Join the Canyon Creek Christian Fellowship on Sunday mornings at 10:30 am for an upbeat, yet casual service. The church also holds a Breakthrough Prayer every Monday at 9:00 am and a women’s bible study on Tuesdays at 9:30 am.
All Saints Lutheran Church offers a Sunday worship and children’s Sunday School (kindergarten through grade six) at 10:00 am.
Hit the links at this uniquely crafted 18-hole golf course, featuring rolling fairways and challenging bunkers. Or, play a round at the Lil Devil 9 Hole short course. Afterwards, enjoy a meal at the clubhouse that overlooks Fish Creek Park.
Nestled in the Bow River Valley, in Fish Creek Provincial Park, McKenzie Meadows Golf Club features a driving range, pro-shop, golf academy and Clubhouse restaurant.
This leading venue for equestrian sports hosts world famous tournaments, including the National, North American and Masters, as well as a variety of events and exhibitions. Be sure to check out the annual International Christmas Market that’s held over three weekends in late November/early December.
Catch a flick at Landmark Cinemas 10. In addition to offering RealD 3D movies, Landmark has an EXTRA Theatre, where you can reserve premium high-back rocker seats and watch the show on a massive wall-to-wall, high impact wrap-around screen.
Visit the Shawnessy Library to check out books, movies and e-books online. The library also holds special events and family programming for every age group.
This first class recreation centre offers a host of year round aquatic, dryland fitness and leisure programs. Join one of the weekly drop-in fitness classes. Pump some iron in the gym. Skate on twin league-sized ice arenas.
You’ll find four arenas, a community gymnasium and programs for all ages at this leading recreation facility in South East Calgary.
Head to Calgary’s sprawling picturesque urban park for hiking, biking and bird watching. Go for a swim at the Sikome Aquatic Facility. Grab a coffee at Annie’s Bakery and Café, or enjoy a gourmet meal at the Bow Valley Ranche.
This brand new large-scale health campus offers cardiac, neurological, emergency, critical care, mental health, women's health, general medicine and surgical services. You’ll also find a YMCA wellness centre, Good Earth Coffee House, two cafes and a public pharmacy.
Open 8:00 am – 10:00 pm, seven days a week, South Calgary Health Centre offers everything from immunizations and testing to mental health counselling and urgent care services.
This south Calgary pet hospital offers primary care, walk-in and emergency services as well as extended hour companion care.
The Calgary Police District 8 is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 am – 7:00 pm, and from 8:00 am – 6:00 pm on Saturdays and Sundays.
Operating 24 hours per day, the Midnapore Fire Station focuses on fire prevention, education, protection and safety.
The 7000 sq. ft. Fish Creek 24 Hour Pet Hospital offers routine and emergency surgery, state of the art diagnostics and in-hospital treatments.
SE Calgary's true urban district is coming alive. Seton is home to: The Design District with stylish home décor stores, fashion boutiques and restaurants; the pedestrian friendly Market Street featuring boutiques, cafés and services.
Two future stations are planned for the Red Line C-Train Line. There is no funding or timeline at this time.