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    Explore Our Surrounding South Communities

    Topics: New Homes, Qualico Communities
    Posted on February 21, 2022 by Qualico Communities

    If you’re looking for a quieter location that is still within reach of the city, consider one of our three inviting communities to the south of Edmonton. You might be right at home in the charming surroundings of Ruisseau (in Beaumont), the peaceful setting of Meadowview (in Leduc) or the tree-lined landscape of South Ravines and Ravines of Devon.




    Located in the city of Beaumont, just a 5 minute drive past the Edmonton city limits, Ruisseau is a welcoming community with a sprinkling of French history and flavour.

    Upgraded sports facilities

    The Beaumont Sport and Recreation Centre is directly across the street from Ruisseau. This newly renovated facility offers a full-sized ice pad, a multi-sport fieldhouse, a gymnasium, a climbing wall, an aquatic centre and an indoor track to keep you active year-round.

    Playgrounds and parks

    The whole family will enjoy the accessible playground, multi-use trails and scenic storm pond. Walk to the nearby Four Seasons Park, which features a spray park, baseball diamonds, picnic sites, sports fields and trout fishing in Don Sparrow Lake.

    Commercial amenities

    In addition to the shops, restaurants and services in Beaumont, other retail options – including Costco and the Premium Outlet Collection at Edmonton International Airport – are a short 15 minute drive away.

    Bilingual school options

    Residents can choose from a variety of Public and Catholic schools, and construction of a new K to 12 Francophone school has been approved for the community.

    Explore Ruisseau




    Take a drive 15 minutes south of Edmonton, and you’ll discover the city of Leduc. Conveniently located off Highway 2A and Pioneer Road, Meadowview offers a serene setting with ample green spaces, trails, parks and playgrounds.

    Dinosaur Park playground

    Kids will love this custom structure, inspired by the discovery of a Hadrosaur fossil in the area in 2013. The play area brings the prehistoric theme to life with dinosaur skeletons and a tree slide topped with lifelike sculptures.

    Multi-use trails

    Meadowview has 2 kilometres of paved pathways for walking, jogging and cycling – all leading to landscaped green spaces within the community.

    Local retail complex

    Leduc Common commercial centre is a 10 minute drive away, with anchor stores like Canadian Tire, Rona and Walmart.

    Recreation options nearby

    Just a short drive away, the Leduc Recreation Centre has an aquatic centre, arena, fitness centre and more. In the summer, cool off at the outdoor pool and splash pad at Alexandra Park.

    Explore Meadowview


    South Ravines and Ravines of Devon


    In the town of Devon, just 15 minutes southwest of Edmonton, you’ll find the communities of South Ravines and Ravines of Devon. The area’s towering evergreens and peaceful valleys provide a beautiful backdrop for your dream home.

    Natural surroundings

    The community is surrounded by the lush trees of an environmental reserve. Ravine-backing lots are available to put the area’s breathtaking scenery in your own backyard.

    Outdoor pursuits

    With the North Saskatchewan River and Devon’s Voyageur Park close by, the area is ideal for hiking, fishing, swimming, canoeing and boating.

    Convenient highway travel

    Highway 60 and Highway 2 are close by, for quick access to greater Edmonton, Nisku, Leduc and the Edmonton International Airport.

    Shopping options

    In addition to the shops and services in Devon, over 100 stores are a short 15 minute drive away, at the Premium Outlet Collection at the Edmonton International Airport.

    Explore South Ravines and Ravines of Devon

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