This popular northern area has a lot going for it. It’s central location offers quick access to shopping, dining, the downtown core and Confederation Park. You’ll find quaint tree-lined streets throughout the neighbourhood, providing a sense of sanctuary with the inner city.
Mount Pleasant is located just north of 16th Avenue NW and bordered by Tuxedo Park, Capitol Hill and Confederation Park.
The neighbourhood of Mount Pleasant offers an active community association which publishes a monthly newsletter and maintains a variety of community amenities and programs including the Sportsplex, sports and children’s’ programs. The Sportsplex has an indoor ice rink popular for hockey and skating. There is an outdoor pool which offers swimming lessons and can be rented for private parties as well.
For those who want to stay local, there’s a strip of shops & restaurants along 4th street. North Hill Centre – with anchor tenants Safeway and Mark’s Work Warehouse, is found just to the west of the community along the 16th Avenue corridor. Just south of Mount Pleasant is the shopping district in Sunnyside & Kensington, where you’ll find over 250 shops & restaurants along with groceries at Safeway & local markets.