10 Things to Love About Bayside

Airdrie is the perfect place to live if you’re looking for all the amenities of a big city, but without the bustling crowds or heavy traffic. Family comes first in Airdrie with a slower pace of life and where neighbours are known for being friendly.

If Airdrie is your next move, Bayside is a great community to consider for your family. When you live here, you are just a short walk, bike or drive away from everything Airdrie has to offer, not to mention just north of Calgary.


Here’s just 10 of the many reasons to love Bayside:

Family-oriented: You’ll feel right at home in Bayside with a family-first mentality in the community. Neighbours are friendly, everyone is keeping an eye on the children running around and your always close by to a park or green space. Make lifelong memories and friends in Bayside.

Access to great schools: Airdrie is home to 16 schools, run by Rocky View Schools. Nose Creek Elementary School serves students in kindergarten to grade four, and is located right in our community of Bayside. WH Croxford Highschool, St. Martin de Porres High School and Windsong Heights School are nearby with close access to the other Airdrie Schools. Learn more.

Location, location, location: From parks and recreation, to healthcare, shopping, restaurants and childcare, you’ll never be far from the amenities you want and need including Cross Iron Mills and Costco.

Easy access to Calgary or the mountains: Despite what you may think, Bayview is within a 30-minute drive to downtown Calgary making the commute into the city easy. What’s work with no play? Canmore is only an hour from Airdrie when you need to escape the city.

Genesis Place: Within close proximity to Bayview is Genesis Place, a large recreation centre featuring a pool, lazy river, fitness centre, track, two ice rinks and much more!

Chinook Winds Park: This park offers over 55 acres of parkland and recreation spots, including playgrounds, skate parks, amenities and even a spray park for the summer. The park is located at Chinook Winds Drive, south of Yankee Valley Boulevard.

Woodside Golf Course: This championship par-70 course is made up of 6,200 yards of lush, challenging landscaping, featuring 9 water hazards. This course is a popular choice for both professionals and amateurs, and is the first golf course in Alberta to be pet-friendly.

Airdrie Festival of Lights: A holiday favourite, Airdrie is home to the largest outdoor Christmas light display in all of Western Canada. If you haven’t yet seen the amazing display, it’s an absolute must for the holiday season.

Nose Creek Park: Enjoy a picnic or fish in the pond at this park featuring over 40 acres of natural space. There are lots of picnic tables and pathways for the whole family to enjoy there.

Authentic, quality homes: Bayside, a Genesis Land community, is partnered with a well-established builders that offers the ultimate in home design and quality—Genesis Builders Group and McKee Homes are two of our builder partners. Homes here feature authentic architectural details that reflect a reverence for the land, while offering all the style and features your modern life demands.


To learn more about the community of Bayside in Airdrie, click here.