Run, Jump and Play: Whether it's hitting the trails throughout the community or joining a fitness class at the Terwilligar Recreation Centre that's a short commute away, there is something for everyone in the family.
All the Essentials: You’ll find established services as close as two blocks away, and a world of other options in the area nearby.
The Road to Everywhere: Edmonton’s ring road, Anthony Henday, is just a moment’s drive from The Orchards. Other major roadways put the rest of the city — and beyond — within easy reach.
Shopping: You have plenty of options for retail therapy or essential errands from The Orchards — easy access to shopping centres and major roads means it’s easy to grab a carton of milk or something more fun.
A Night Out: Take a night off cooking and head to a nearby restaurant or pub with family or friends to grab a quick bite. You have options.
Take a Coffee Break: Latte? Tea? Cookie on the side? Indulge yourself at the Good Earth Coffeehouse in Ellerslie Corner.
Schools: Families can choose from schools in neighbouring communities, as well as a public school set to open in The Orchards in 2017.
Stay Healthy: State of the art health care is close at hand at the Grey Nuns, Stollery Children’s, and University of Alberta Hospitals. A clinic at Riverbend Square offers care for less urgent issues.