Airdrie is located North of Calgary. A bedroom community, many Airdrie residents commute to Calgary for work. Being North of Calgary, travel to Edmonton is also shorter.
Airdrie has over 140km of pathways and a canal system; a pretty town.
Airdrie's Genesis Place offers 2 NHL size rinks, a pool (leisure pool, waterslide, lap pool, hot tub), indoor and outdoor soccer fields, 2 full sized gyms, large fitness centre, outdoor 400m track.
There is a golf course in the NW of Airdrie, and many within driving distance.
Airdrie offers plenty of shopping options and is close to Cross Iron Mills shoppping mall.