Dufferin - Southgate Real Estate and Community Information

Dufferin - Southgate Real Estate and Community Information

Dufferin/Southgate

Living

Dufferin is located in South West Kamloops and Southgate is directly West of the city center, both about 10 minutes from downtown. The Dufferin community is built against Mount Dufferin and both Dufferin and Southgate offer old and new housing which consist of single-family homes, condos and townhouses.

Shopping & Dining

Dufferin is within minutes of Aberdeen Mall, Costco, the new Cascades Casino with three restaurants, Chapters, Staples and other retailers. Southgate is close to Superstore, Home Depot and Walmart, Urban Barn, Save On Foods, as well as banks and some professional offices. Also nearby, residents can find restaurants (Mr. Mike’s, Brown’s Social House, Earl’s and Boston Pizza) along with Starbucks, Chopped Leaf and Booster Juice.

Parks & Recreation

Kenna Cartwright Park is full of hiking and biking trails and offers panoramic views of the valley. This park sits on 800 hectares of Mt. Dufferin and can be easily accessed on the north east side of the mountain from the Home Depot parking lot, or from the top of Mount Dufferin off of Pacific Way. The Tournament Capital Centre (located at Thompson Rivers University) offers gymnastics, indoor track, fitness facility, courts and swimming, as well as outdoor sport fields.

Schools

Elementary students attend Dufferin Elementary School and secondary students have their choice of Sahali Secondary School or South Kamloops Secondary School. Thompson Rivers University is located in Southgate and is a fully accredited University offering a wide variety of programs and courses.

Transportation

BC Transit regularly services the Dufferin and Southgate area. Bus stops are conveniently located around this area, making travel between TRU and the rest of town simple. Visit BC Transit’s website for more information. The Kamloops Airport is a 20 minute drive away and the #1 and Coquihalla highways are within seconds, making travel out of town easy and convenient.

Contact Information

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The McDowell Group
Royal LePage Westwin Realty
800 Seymour St
Kamloops BC V2C2H5
Office/Pager 250-374-1461
Fax: 250-374-0752




 

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