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Banff Trail Community Background

Banff Trail is a residential neighborhood in the north-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is located north-east of the intersection of Crowchild Trail and Trans-Canada Highway, east of McMahon Stadium and the University of Calgary. The Banff Trail station of the C-train LRT system serves the community, which contains a large motel village in the south-west corner. It is named for the town of Banff, which in turn takes its name from Banffshire, Scotland. The adjoining Highway 1 connects the city of Calgary to Banff and Banff National Park. The community has an Area redevelopment plan in place.

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Banff Trail Community Association


2115-20 Ave. NW
Calgary, AB T2M 1J1
Phone:403.282.2234
www.banfftrailcommunity.ca
contact@nullbanfftrailcommunity.ca

Banff Trail is home to one of the city’s oldest community associations, which has been in existence since the 1950s. During this time the community association has initiated a number of programs and remains very active today. Many Calgarians enjoy the use of the two volunteer-run skating rinks for hockey and shinny games in the winter as well as the baseball diamond in the summer. Monday Evening Music Jams, Cribbage Afternoons and Ladies Auxiliary are popular activities hosted at the community hall for community members.
In 2010, the community association spearheaded the creation of a Community Garden attracting the involvement of a wide variety of community members. Each year the community also hosts a popular Stampede Event as well as several pancake breakfasts. The community association also makes an effort to connect the various groups within Banff Trail. An example of a successful collaboration between Branton Junior High students and seniors was the compilation of a memory book that details the resident’s memories of growing up in Banff Trail. This book was bound and is available for purchase through the community association.


Banff Trail Community Newsletter

Your Banff Trail is the official Banff Trail Community Association Newsletter. Your Banff Trail is a free glossy covered magazine style newsletter published monthly (12 times per year), and delivered to every household, apartment and business in Banff Trail. Consisting of community news, event notifications, philanthropic initiatives, real estate statistics, and babysitter lists, Your Banff Trail community newsletter has strong and consistent readership and advertising visibility.

  • Magazine Style Publications
  • Glossy Full Color Covers
  • Circulation: 2,100 Households
  • 12 Publications per Year
  • Community Calendar
  • News, Events & Photos
  • Community Programs
  • Sports Registrations
  • Church Announcements
  • School Announcements
  • Real Estate Updates
  • Community Babysitter List

Banff Trail Community Social Media Updates

Banff Trail Community Elected Officials


Banff Trail is represented in the Calgary City Council by Ward 7
Councillor Druh Farrell
Ward 7 Office
P.O. Box 2100, Station M
Calgary, AB, CanadaT2P 2M5
Phone:403-268-2430
Fax:403-268-3823
Email: ward07@nullcalgary.ca
Web: www.calgary.ca/ward7

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Banff Trail is also a part of the Calgary Varsity Provincial Electoral District.
MLA Stephanie McLean
Calgary-Varsity

#101, 5403 Crowchild Trail NW
Calgary, AB Canada T3B 4Z1
Phone: (403) 216-5436
Fax: (403) 216-5438
Email: calgary.varsity@nullassembly.ab.ca

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Banff Trail Community Real Estate Statistics

Banff Trail Active Listings

Banff Trail Community Demographics


In the City of Calgary’s 2012 municipal census, Banff Trail had a population of 3,837 living in 1,950 dwellings, a 7.1% increase from its 2011 population of 3,582. With a land area of 1.5 km2 (0.58 sq mi), it had a population density of 2,560/km2 (6,630/sq mi) in 2012.
Residents in this community had a median household income of $49,996 in 2000, and there were 25.8% low income residents living in the neighborhood. As of 2000, 15.3% of the residents were immigrants. A proportion of 35.8% of the buildings were condominiums or apartments, and 46.4% of the housing was used for renting. For more detailed info visit the City of Calgary community profiles site.

Banff Trail Community Babysitters


This Community Babysitter List is brought to you by MyBabysitter.ca Click on the Babysitter’s name to view profile & contact information.
Babysitter Name Age Rate Course
Abby 13 years old Flexible Rates yes
Abby 14 years old 8$ yes
Abigail 14 years old $6-$16 yes
Addie 34 years old 10-15 no
Afnan 17 years old $9.00 yes
Afnan 17 years old 12 yes
Alexandra 35 years old $12.00 yes
Alexandra 21 years old 12 yes
Alicia 24 years old 18 no
Alison 25 years old $16+ yes
Alison 19 years old 15 yes
Alora 23 years old 13-15 no
Alyshia 26 years old 20 yes
Amber 32 years old 15-18 yes
Andrea 25 years old 20.00 no
Angela 16 years old $5.00 – 10.00 yes
Anna 18 years old 5 – 10$/h yes
Annabel 14 years old 7 yes
Ariel 19 years old $10 no
Ashley 22 years old 15-20; varies with family needs yes
Aurora 19 years old $15 yes
Blaise 26 years old $15-$20 yes
Bobbi 23 years old 13 yes
Briana 23 years old 12-15 no
Briana 14 years old $8-10 yes
Brittney 19 years old 15 yes
Brittney 20 years old 15 yes
bushy 47 years old 10 yes
Caitlin 13 years old 6.00 yes
Camila 29 years old $13 no
Camille 16 years old 7$ an hour no
Carla 34 years old $10-15 yes
Carly 20 years old 14 yes
Chantelle 28 years old 10 – 15 yes
Charlise 16 years old $10/hr yes
Chrissi 35 years old 10 no
Christina 37 years old $10.00 yes
Christine 33 years old 25 yes
Cindy 24 years old 13 no
Claire 15 years old $6.00 yes
Claire 16 years old 10 yes
Claudia 23 years old 15$ no
Coda 17 years old 8 no
Collen 28 years old 12 yes
Courtney 23 years old 22 yes
Courtney 20 years old 15 yes
Dario 20 years old 10$!!! yes
Dayelle 34 years old $10 no
Deidra 28 years old 15-25 yes
Deidra 30 years old 12-20 yes
Desiree 25 years old 17-20 yes
Divine 16 years old $10 – $15 yes
Duncan 20 years old $12-14 yes
Dylan 17 years old 14 yes
Elaina 17 years old 15 no
Eli 17 years old 15 no
Eliana 32 years old 15 no
Elise 21 years old 14 yes
Elise 21 years old $12-$15 yes
Elizabeth 22 years old $12 per hour yes
Elizabeth 24 years old 17.00 yes
Emma 12 years old 8.00 yes
Eric 16 years old 10$ no
Erin 28 years old 12.50 yes
Eugene 20 years old 15 yes
Eva 20 years old 15 no
Faris 16 years old 10 yes
Gazal 16 years old $15/hour for 1 child, $16 per hour for 2 children no
Gemmalyn 25 years old 15 yes
Genevieve 27 years old 16 yes
Grace 17 years old 10.00 yes
Haley 24 years old 20 yes
Hanna 14 years old 12,00 yes
Hannah 19 years old 13 yes
Heather 30 years old 10 yes
Heather 30 years old 10-15 yes
Helana 16 years old 10$-15$ yes
Jamie-lyn 23 years old $15 no
janessa 16 years old $8/negotiable yes
Jessica 20 years old $12 yes
Jessica 30 years old 15 yes
joel 13 years old 11 yes
Jordan 17 years old 13.60 no
josefa 27 years old 12 yes
Julia 15 years old 10 yes
Julia 31 years old 14 no
Julia 15 years old 10$ no
Juliette 18 years old 12.00 yes
Kailey 20 years old 18 yes
Kaiya 14 years old 10$ yes
Karen 38 years old 10 no
Kate 18 years old 15 yes
Kathryn 17 years old $10 yes
Katie 20 years old 15 yes
Keira 22 years old 16 yes
Kerri 33 years old 15 no
Kiera 15 years old Negotiable yes
Kiki 19 years old $15 yes
Kristyn 20 years old 13-15 yes
Kylie 28 years old $15-$20 yes
Larissa 13 years old 10 (negotiable) yes
Maddy 20 years old 12 yes
Maddy 20 years old 15 yes
Madeline 14 years old 10 yes
Madison 15 years old 9 yes
Maia 22 years old 15 yes
Makenzie 19 years old 10 yes
Maria 46 years old $20.00 no
Maria 15 years old 15$ yes
Maria 18 years old 10.00 yes
Mariah 25 years old 17-20 no
Marty 21 years old 12 yes
Mary 59 years old $15 and up yes
Maxine 15 years old 5 yes
Mehgan 22 years old 13 no
Michael 17 years old 15 yes
Michael 17 years old 15 yes
Michelle 23 years old $13.00 (negotiable) no
Michelle 24 years old 17-20 no
Mila 24 years old 12.0 no
Miranda 21 years old $13 and up yes
Miriam 16 years old 10 no
Miyah 17 years old $20.00 yes
moiramcinnis19 19 years old 14 yes
Monica 22 years old 14 no
Myrian 19 years old 15 yes
Opey 22 years old 12 (negotiable) yes
Paige 21 years old 12-15$ yes
Paméla 23 years old 10 no
Priscilla 28 years old 14 yes
Priya 24 years old 14 no
Rachel 21 years old 12 yes
Rachel 16 years old 10-12$, Flexible yes
RITA 35 years old $10 per hour no
Rowena 43 years old 18 yes
ruby 19 years old 8 no
Samantha 23 years old $10-$20 yes
Samantha 28 years old 17 no
Samantha 27 years old 15 yes
SamI 15 years old $8 yes
Sarah 17 years old 10 no
Sarah 17 years old $15 yes
Sarah 17 years old $10 yes
Sebastian 17 years old $10 yes
Shawna 30 years old $15.00 yes
shawna 31 years old 12 yes
Sholeh 45 years old 10 yes
Shumaila 38 years old 8 no
Shy-Lynn 17 years old 10/hour yes
Shy-Lynn 17 years old $10 yes
Siobhan 24 years old 17-20 no
Sofia 20 years old 14-15 yes
Sophie 18 years old $10 no
Sophie 30 years old 15 yes
Sophie and Juniper 12 years old $10 yes
tait 13 years old 10$/per child yes
Tamara 23 years old 10/15$ yes
Taryn 21 years old 15$ yes
Taylor 21 years old 12-15 yes
Teaghan 20 years old 12 no
Teryl 23 years old 10 no
Tianna 17 years old Negotiable yes
Todd 46 years old 15.00 yes
Tory 23 years old 15 yes
Vanessa 25 years old $6-$10 yes
Vaughn 18 years old 14$ hourly yes
Willow 13 years old $5.00 yes
Ying 34 years old 10 no
Zuzanna 14 years old 10$ no

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Banff Trail Schools


Banff Trail is home to the following schools.
SchoolPhoneAddress
Banff Trail School (Bilingual)(403) 777-6120 3232 Cochrane Road NW
Branton Junior High School(403) 777-74402103 20 Street NW
William Aberhart High School(403) 289-25513009 Morley Trail NW

Banff Trail Churches


The following churches are located in Banff Trail.
ChurchPhoneAddress
St. David's United Church(403) 284-22763303 Capitol Hill Cres NW
St. Pius X Church(403) 244-27412424 24 Avenue NW

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    Calgary, AB T2C-2K2

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