Alberta is blessed with some obvious geographical advantages. To the west, the foothills and Rocky Mountains provide ample opportunity for recreation, and the prairies to the east offer plenty of lakes and rivers to enjoy. But when it comes to Calgary, suitable locations for aquatic activities can be tough to come by.
With Cranston bordering Fish Creek Park and the scenic Bow River; and Auburn Bay, it’s neighbor to the east, containing its own 17-hectare freshwater lake, the two communities on Calgary’s south side have essentially brought the best of Alberta into the backyards of area residents. (more…)