Visiting Calgary

Calgary is a destination like no other

Calgary is the perfect home for SocialWest. It’s an exciting city that embraces both innovation and adventure. 

Calgary is a city that rewards hard work. Which is why it has the highest concentration of high-tech workers in Canada. In fact, it’s home to over 760 private tech companies.

It’s a city that sits on the shores of two crystal blue rivers, while also offering stunning and ever-changing views of the Rocky Mountains.   

Calgary is also a city that welcomes unique and unforgettable architure.  From it’s instantly iconic Peace Bridge, to its dozens of instagram-friendly public art pieces around almost every corner of the city, it’s not hard to be left in awe when exploring this city.   

While exploring Calgary, be sure to check out the brand new Central Library, which welcomes millions of visitors every year (and was named to Time Magazine's Greatest Places for 2019). And the Brookfield Residential YMCA, the world’s largest YMCA in the world.  You’ll find some of the country’s most memorable pieces of Canadian music history at the National Music Centre

Calgarians love being outdoors, and it doesn’t get much better than Nose Hill Park, which is the fourth largest urban park in Canada. You can also take advantage of bike and scooter sharing programs to explore the city.  Afterall, Calgary is home to one of the largest bike pathway networks in the world. 

Whether you’re looking to experience a metropolitan city, or take in Calgary’s big blue sky, there’s no shortage of ways to make the most of your time in Calgary.