Best Place to Live in Sherwood Park
When entering Meadow Hawk, you will see the large pond lined with a paved trail for residents to safely enjoy nature. Luxury estate homes are built on approximately half acre lots, which back onto the forest, meadow, or the pond.
The area is bustling with new construction, and soon the area will be bustling with activity: families enjoying the extensive trail system, outdoor cooking in the summer, and children playing in their yards.
Location, Location, Location!
The Meadow Hawk Community is on south side of Sherwood Park near the intersection of Wye Road and Range Road 231. Sobeys, Tim Horton’s, and the playground at The Alliance Church are all conveniently located within 10 minutes via the trails from Meadow Hawk.
By driving, you can get anywhere in Sherwood Park in approximately 10 minutes. Shopping, activities, and local eateries are all just a few minutes away.
For commuters, Meadow Hawk is situated close to major highways: Highway 21, Whitemud Freeway, and the Anthony Henday. Access to Edmonton is quick and convenient.
Shopping in Sherwood Park
Shoppers are spoiled in Sherwood Park. The Sherwood Park Mall has a selection of almost 100 shops, restaurants, salons, and services. It’s also where you’ll find Sherwood Park’s movie theatre. (Click here for a full list of stores in the mall.)
If you’re looking for outlet stores, you’ll find them in the Emerald Hills Shopping Centre. You will find Old Navy, Bed Bath and Beyond, Bouclair Home, Golf Town, Petsmart, and more. See the full directory of stores and services here.
Grocery Stores Near Meadow Hawk
Sobey’s is the closest grocery store to Meadow Hawk. If you continue down Wye Road, you’ll also find a Walmart, Save-on-Foods, and Safeway.
There are other shopping options in Sherwood Park, such as: Superstore, Costco, and farmers markets.
Stay Active in and Around Meadow Hawk: Recreation
50% of the land in Meadow Hawk is natural space for residents to enjoy, however if you want a dog off-leash option, the Deermound Dog Park is close by.
Sherwood Park also offers a spray park in Broadmoor Park (Festival Place) to cool you off when it’s 20 degrees or warmer.
There are also playgrounds, baseball diamonds, reserves, basketball courts, soccer fields, skating rinks, and more. Find the park you’re looking for here.
Join organized sports or classes at Millennium Place or Glen Allen Rec Centre, which was newly renovated.
Millennium has yoga classes, or try yoga at Yoga For Today or Moksha Yoga.
Sherwood Park also has martial arts, dance, and music schools. For a fun night out, check out one of the venues hosting Paint Nite.
Sherwood Park has a relaxed, friendly vibe. People smile and wave to each other as they jog past, they stop to let their dogs meet, chat with each other and cheer on their kids at their games. Soon you’ll be seeing familiar faces everywhere you go!
Schools in the Meadow Hawk Area
Another high priority when choosing your home’s location is proximity to schools.
Public School Option: Children can attend Wye Elementary until it closes and the new school opens in Davidson Creek.
Junior high students attend F. R. Haythorne and for high school, the closest school is Bev Facey Community High School.
Christian School Option: Strathcona Christian Academy (SCA) is located just up the road from Meadow Hawk. Kids can attend SCA from kindergarten right through to Grade 12.
Catholic School Option: For K-Grade 4, children attend Jean Vanier Catholic School. Children in Grades 5-8 go to St. Theresa Catholic School.
The Catholic school option for high school is Archbishop Jordan, which serves Grades 9-12.
Are your children in French Immersion Programs? Here are the schools that your children can attend.
If you like to eat out, Sherwood Park has restaurants that cater to every taste. Craving Chinese food? Try Smilie’s Village for their Chinese food buffet or order takeout from Huku Chinese Bistro on Wye.
Here are some more of our favourite restaurants in Sherwood Park:
Sawaddee Thai Cuisine: Locally owned and run by a family from Bangkok, Sawaddee Thai Cuisine is where to go for fresh, authentic Thai flavours. It’s so close to Meadow Hawk that it could become your go-to place for takeout.
Nitza’s Pizza: The best pizza in town is minutes away at the Nitza’s Pizza on Wye. Stop in for a slice, or bring pizza home. Pizza is always 2 for 1, giving you a great deal every time.
La Patrona: Local owners and very popular with the locals. Authentic food and friendly environment.
Freshii: Fast food usually means eating more calories, but Freshii offers many healthy options that will leave you feeling great afterwards. They have healthy salads and wraps… You can even get juice for your juice cleanse or a meal box for a full day of healthy eating.
Gregg’s Mediterranean: Greek food can be refreshingly spicy and healthy. Locals love their juicy kabobs and decadent burgers.
Branches: Branches restaurant is a tasty, trendy restaurant located in a garden oasis. Go here for afternoon tea or a dinner date. Some nights they have live music!
Joey’s Sherwood: Enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and attentive service at this Sherwood Park favourite. The food is prepared from scratch by talented chefs who train under a Red Seal sous chef.
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