When I reminisce of my childhood, I often think about how great life was being only concerned about when and where I was going to get to play with my friends.
Most often we would end up at the parks and playgrounds along the perimeter of our community pond playing hide and go seek, grounders and other games of the sort.
These were moments in my childhood I would not trade for anything, memories that I am reminded of every time I drive into Auburn Bay and see the joyful families making the most out of the lake community they live in.
But those Auburn Bay kids all have it way better than I ever did! Let me tell you why…
That small pond with the mediocre playground and limited park space captivated our child minds to a point where it became the place to go for play time.
Today I can only imagine what having access to Auburn Bay’s 43-acre lake, water recreation, summer programs, private beach / park and sophisticated playground would have done to elevate our imaginative fun to a whole new level.
As a youth I would have been jealous of any friends I had living in the lake community or perhaps would just attempt to visit them after school, on weekends and even holidays.
I might of even have begged my parents to move there, but then and again, they would have told me that adults lives are much more complicated than just eating, sleeping and playing and that we can’t just move on a whim.
Features the Kids (and You!) Will Love
Youth aren’t the only ones that will enjoy living in this award-winning community. Here are some enjoyable features of Auburn Bay that all parents, children, couples and singles will love.
Overlooking the lake, this 13,000 square foot private facility for residents includes:
- fitness centre
- banquet rooms
- outdoor tennis courts
…as well as several sheltered picnic areas in the vicinity.
Auburn Bay’s Community Association has a wide range of summer programs for both children and adults including:
- tennis camps
- yoga on the beach
- beach body blast,
- fitness boot camp
- theatre and dance mini-camps
- multiple sport camps
…and many more. It truly is one of the most active community associations around!
Enjoy full access to a state-of-the-art fitness centre seven days a week. In addition, wait a few years and the new Seton Boulevard Recreational Centre will have all that you need.
In the summer enjoy canoeing, paddle boating, swimming and other fun water recreation while in the winter, grab the skates for a game of ice shinny hockey.
A new kindergarten to grade 4 public school in the community and a new Catholic school nearby means that the kids will be able to see their friends all day with convenient drop-off / pick-up times for parents.
A few minutes from Auburn Bay are Shawnessy Shopping Centre, 130th Avenue SE Shopping Centre as well as the South Calgary Hospital Campus and up and coming Seton Boulevard Shopping Centre, making errands as convenient as it gets.
Stoney and Deerfoot Trail
Calgary’s new ring road makes it easy to get to other parts of the city while Deerfoot is a direct line to the city centre.
Auburn Bay is a captivating community with its active community centre, lake activities and multiple parks and playgrounds.
It truly is a place where families can grow together and create lasting memories with one another.
Surely if someone were to look back at their childhood in Auburn Bay, many of their memories would include fun at the lake, community centre programs and playing with neighbourhood friends who lived just down the street.
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Questions about Auburn Bay Real Estate?
Today I am extremely happy to see my clients taking up residence in one of the best places to live in Calgary and with the variety of Auburn Bay home styles and prices, no family is left out of the picture.
As an experienced real estate agent with many dealings in this community, I can help you find the best home for your wants, needs and lifestyle. Call me anytime at 403-370-4180 or message me below, I am looking forward to your call.