THINGS TO DO IN MAPLE RIDGE
Life in Maple Ridge is a golfer’s delight. The community offers phenomenal access to one of Calgary’s best public courses: Maple Ridge Golf Club. Indulge in the par-72, 18 hole course and improve your skill on challenging, yet rewarding, fairways and greens. An on-site putting green, snack shop, and club and cart rentals further enhance this local golf experience.
For a more prestigious course, the neighbouring Willow Park Golf & Country Club is a private championship course. From a fantastic gourmet restaurant to impeccable practice facilities, Willow Park offers everything one would expect from a members-only golf club.
SWIMMING & SKATING
Maple Ridge residents can slice some ice and get their swim on at the Trico Centre, located in Willow Park. With two full-sized ice arenas and an aquatics centre, Trico Centre is a major recreation hub for the surrounding communities. The aquatics centre features a wave pool, hot tub, steam room, and waterslide, and a full range of swimming lessons, private party facilities, and fun drop-in events are available. Meanwhile, the ice arenas attract hockey players and skaters of all ages and skill levels for hours full of entertainment.
The Trico Centre also has fitness facilities, child care options and rental spaces.
SPORTS & RECREATION
Get ready for days full of all your favourite sports, from hockey to tennis, courtesy of Acadia Park. Located within the Maple Ridge community, this recreational park features a multi-sports field, tennis courts, a hockey rink, and a ball diamond. It has become a popular place to get active and hang out. Acadia Park shares its grounds with the Willow Ridge Community Centre.
Maple Ridge is fewer than ten minutes from Southcentre Mall, a shopping destination found at the intersection of MacLeod Trail SE and Anderson Road SE. With over 190 stores and state-of-the-art architectural design, Southcentre Mall is a fantastic place to spend a weekend or an afternoon. Southcentre Mall goes above and beyond the traditional mall experience and offers play areas for kids, free Wi-Fi, a sports zone, a Ticketmaster office, free-style concierges, and more.
SOCIAL GROUPS & EVENTS
Maple Ridge is an active residential community, and opportunities to get together come in abundance. The local community garden is a great place to meet friends while growing your own food. A regular newsletter keeps homeowners connected, while monthly community meetings give residents a voice among their neighbours. Sports groups, community celebrations, local clubs and so much more are perks of being part of this vibrant community.
Younger Maple Ridge residents can join Cub and Scouts, or Brownies and Girl Guides, giving children the opportunity to expand their social network and participate in exciting activities. Best of all, regular fundraisers bring those delicious Girl Guide cookies right to your doorstep.