THINGS TO DO IN OGDEN, LYNNWOOD RIDGE, & MILLICAN ESTATES
Ogden combines three of Calgary’s most established neighbourhoods to form a community that is rich with entertainment. Ogden offers a wide range of family and solo activities, ensuring that residents of all ages will always have plenty to do.
PARKS & PLAYGROUNDS
Numerous parks and playgrounds can be found throughout Ogden, including Lynnwood Ridge Park, Old Refinery Park, and George Moss Park. With five large parks in the neighbourhood, it’s easy to find the perfect style for your leisure time. Whether you’re looking to play a pick-up game of ball with friends, or relax by the riverside, your needs are accommodated in Ogden.
The Ogden community runs alongside the Bow River, giving homeowners superb access to the Bow River pathway. This popular walking, running, and rollerblading destination is fantastic, and allows local residents to get active just steps from home.
The closest golf course, Golf Canada Calgary Centre, is just across the Glenmore Trail Bridge and can be reached in an easy ten minutes from anywhere in Ogden. This casual par-3 course is the perfect option for new players and experienced golfers looking for a quick, simple round. For a more challenging professional game, residents can reach nearby Willow Park and Maple Ridge golf courses in about ten minutes. Several other fantastic golf courses can also be found within near the Ogden community, giving golf enthusiasts diverse and plentiful options.
Ball diamonds aplenty can be found in Ogden, making it easy to join the local league or play a pick-up game with a group of friends. A dozen different diamonds of varying sizes are located throughout the community, allowing players of all skill levels to find their perfect field.
OTHER SPORTS & RECREATION
Tennis courts and multi-use fields are also located throughout Ogden, so residents can easily indulge in their favourite outdoor activities. Jack Setters Arena, located on 69th Ave SE, hosts both hockey leagues and public skating sessions in the winter. During the summer, residents can cool off at the outdoor public swimming pool, which features family swims, lessons, and aquacize classes.
The Glenmore Square shopping plaza in the south of the community makes life in Ogden easy. A grocery store, pharmacy, gas station, several dining establishments, and a number of specialized services can all be found in this shopping centre. Both the Kensington and Calgary downtown shopping districts are a 15 minute drive away.