Are you a home buyer looking for the perfect balance between a small-town community and easy access to the city? When you live in Fort Saskatchewan, you can have it all.
Located just 30 minutes from Sherwood Park and Edmonton, SouthPointe is the latest and greatest addition to the cultural centre of Fort Saskatchewan. This highly sought after location is in close proximity to many natural amenities and convenient resources, such as major retailers, recreational facilities, and schools. It’s the perfect place for buyers looking to live in a community that is both modern and affordable.
With so many amenities, it’s no wonder why residents love living in the quiet and safe community of SouthPointe.
6 Amenities in SouthPointe
Proximity to schools
Fort Saskatchewan boasts several Public and Catholic School options for families, each within a 10-minute drive from SouthPointe. When you live in the community, a quality education is just steps away from your home at SouthPointe School, a brand new K-9 school.
Other offerings in the area include Fort Saskatchewan High School, Our Lady of the Angels Catholic School, St. John Paul II Catholic School, and St. André Bessette Catholic School.
Get Active with Recreational Facilities
There are plenty of opportunities for family fitness and fun in Fort Saskatchewan. The Dow Centennial Centre, Jubilee Recreation Centre Arena and the Sportsplex Arena all have indoor skating facilities. Practice your hockey skills, do some twirls, or just skate a few leisurely laps around the ice.
Train your muscles at the Dow Centennial Centre, home to the Landrex Recreational Pavilion. Enjoy the state-of-the-art fitness centre, fitness programs, sauna, indoor track, the ATCO Gym, and the Agrium Soccer Field. There is also a safe indoor playground for your little ones.
Take a dip year-round at the indoor Harbour Pool, where you can enjoy the whirlpool, warm pool, and dry sauna.
Explore the Outdoors
When you live in Fort Saskatchewan, you have 400 hectares of parks and walking trails at your disposal. SouthPointe features two playgrounds, including the latest playground in Hodgins Park, as well as a skateboard park.
Nestled alongside the North Saskatchewan River, there is plenty of greenspace for you to explore. Launch your boat at Red Coat Landing, hit the golf course, or explore the 50 km of trails across the city.
Get sporty during the summer months with access to various outdoor courts for tennis, volleyball, pickleball and basketball, as well as numerous fields and diamonds. In the winter, join the Fort Saskatchewan Nordic Ski Club (FSNSC) for skiing across approximately 14 km of trails, including classic tracks and skating lanes, groomed by the City. They also have a ski lease program, and ski lessons for children, youth and adults.
Shop at Major Retailers
When you live in SouthPointe, you don’t have to sacrifice big city conveniences. Fort Saskatchewan offers all your favourite major retailers like Freson Bros, Safeway, Walmart, Winners and more. Everything you need is just a short drive away.
Contributing to Fort Saskatchewan’s charm is the abundance of local businesses. Browse boutiques like the blue poppie and Country Chic or grab a loaf of fresh bread from The Bread Haus.
Access to the Fort Saskatchewan Community Hospital
Feel a sense of security knowing that immediate medical assistance is within close reach in case of emergencies. The Fort Saskatchewan Community Hospital is a short drive away from SouthPointe and offers a range of acute and outpatient care, including 24-hour emergency services, women’s health, and ophthalmology.
Enjoy Cultural Festivals
Fort Saskatchewan boasts a huge sense of culture and community, which is shown during the City’s various yearly festivals. Join the city for its annual winter light up festival in November or enjoy the Enchanted Forest, a favourite holiday tradition in Fort Saskatchewan where local organizations and businesses create unique, beautiful, and fun Christmas trees to display.
Throughout the year, Fort Saskatchewan also hosts Pride Week, Movies Under the Stars, Family Festival, and the infamous Sheep Leaving Parade.
Make SouthPointe in Fort Saskatchewan Your Home
Put down roots in Fort Saskatchewan in SouthPointe and enjoy all the amenities the city has to offer!
Build your family home in SouthPointe and explore floor plans from Akash Homes, Amrik Developments, Impact Homes, Pacesetter Homes, and Sehra Homes.