Three Benefits that the Ring Road Opening Brings to West Macleod

West Macleod is more connected to the city than ever with the southwest portion of the ring road open.   

The section of the highway from Fish Creek Blvd. to Highway 22x is now open. The southwest section of the Ring Road is made up of 31 kms of six and eight lane divided highways, a road flyover, 49 bridges, a tunnel and three river crossings. 

Only five minutes from the ring road are the communities of BelmontPine Creek and Sirocco at Pine Creek. These new home communities, now have quicker access to the entire city while avoiding any traffic noise. Some of the amenities that just became easier to access from West Macleod include Costco, WestHills and Bragg Creek’s nature hikes. 

13 minutes to Costco 

Costco is a household favourite with their commitment to the best prices and quality brand-name merchandise. Costco provides a wide selection of merchandise from groceries to home furnishings. Not to mention, you can save a lot on gas as you enjoy the ring road! 

20 minutes to WestHills Town Centre 

West Hills is one the Southwest’s favourite shopping centres. With stores like Winners, Indigo, Petland, Best Buy, it is a one stop shopping destination! WestHills also covers all your medical needs including a chiropractor, dentist, massage, drop in clinic and diagnostic centre. 

35 minutes to Bragg Creek 

Your next outdoor adventure is closer than ever with Bragg Creek only 35 minutes away. Situated in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Bragg Creek is a charming hamlet with quaint character. Bragg Creek is well known as the gateway to Kananaskis Country, and many choose to take a picnic lunch to nearby Elbow Falls or one of the other beautiful leisure areas off Highway 66. 

One of the hidden gems in the area is Allan Bill day use park. This park has fun for the entire family with picnic spots, hiking, biking and skiing trails and beautiful views.  

Moose Meadows Loop Trail in Bragg Creek

With 34 showhomes to visit in West Macleod, try out the new Ring Road and pop by from 2-8pm Monday-Thursday or from 12-5pm on weekends and take your next step to living in one of the most connected areas in Calgary.