Dalhousie is a family friendly community in northwest Calgary. It’s boundaries are: north to John Laurie Boulevard, east to Shaganappi Trail, south to Crowchild Trail and west to Sarcee Trail.


Many Calgarians seek out the community of Dalhousie when purchasing a home because of its very convenient central location with access to major roads. In addition, a key feature is the ability to utilize the C-Train as a commuting option, with the LRT Station being conveniently located in the community.

There are numerous options for shopping, dining and recreation in the community of Dalhousie including Earls, Boston Pizza, Chapters, Safeway, Co-op and Canadian Tire. The active Dalhousie Community Center sits in the heart of the community with lovely soccer fields and a playground surrounding it. Dog lovers and outdoor enthusiasts will love having access to Nose Hill Park so close.

There are many more bungalows and bi-levels in Dalhousie than 2 storey properties, and young families seem to be purchasing and renovating older properties in the area to enjoy. Many properties in Dalhousie enjoy views to the South and West, without having to pay the price that those views would command in other areas such as Varsity or Silver Springs.

Dalhousie offers relative affordability resulting in a community experiencing a rebirth.


Dalhousie is home to both public and separate schools. www.cssd.ab.ca and www.cbe.ab.ca

Dalhousie Elementary School – Public

West Dalhousie Elementary School – Public

H.D. Cartwright Junior High School – Public

St. Dominic – Separate

Students in Dalhousie continue on to Sir Winston Churchill High School in the public system, or St. Francis High School in the Catholic system.

Dalhousie Community Association



Dalhousie demographic information available online at the City of Calgary community profiles site.

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