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Rural Foothills County Real Estate


Spanning approximately 3,600 km of rich rural landscape in sunny Southern Alberta, real estate in Rural Foothills County are located in the charming towns of Okotoks, Turner Valley, Black Diamond, and High River.

Real estate in Rural Foothills County are known for being surrounded by stunning mountains, tranquil rivers, and sprawling local farms. Foothills County embraces the quintessential Southern Alberta country lifestyle. With a rich agricultural heritage and thriving arts community, each town in Foothills County offers its own unique culture.

The family-friendly town of Okotoks has one of Alberta’s youngest average populations, endless outdoor recreation options, and a charming downtown featuring a variety of boutiques, museums, galleries, and local eateries. Situated against the Rocky Mountains, the quaint town of Turner Valley is considered the birthplace of Alberta’s petroleum industry, and the homes are known for being close to idyllic fishing, hiking, horseback riding, and cross-country skiing opportunities.

The vibrant town of Black Diamond is known for its vibrant arts community, as home to many renowned local artists and musicians, impressive museums and galleries, and host of the annual Diamond Music Fest each summer.

High River is one of Foothills County’s more bustling towns, with a lively downtown core featuring unique artisan shops and eateries, over 17 km of picturesque trails, and endless opportunities for fishing, canoeing, and kayaking along the majestic Highwood River. With a variety of housing options from mixed-use apartment developments in the downtown area, to established neighbourhoods featuring charming heritage homes, modern townhouses, and luxurious single-family homes, High River has something for each type of homebuyer.

With its rich agricultural industry, Foothills County offers several unique dining experiences, along with its impressive wineries, farms, and markets. The celebrated Granary Road Farmer’s Market features fresh local produce, local artisan products including soaps, baked goods, and jewellery, as well as food vendors offering cuisine ranging from pizza to barbeque to Malaysian food, and more. With a 36-acre park, 3.5 km of multi-use trails, a petting zoo, themed exhibits, and festivals, the Granary Road area offers something for the whole family to enjoy.

Whether you’re searching for a sprawling vacation estate or looking to make this enchanting country community your permanent residence, real estate in Rural Foothills County provides many options for all lifestyles. Our specialized real estate agents can help you discover your dream home in Rural Foothills County.

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