Priddis is the middle of Ranch Country
Priddis is a small town at the intersection of highway 22X (east-west) and 22 (south). It includes the hamlet of Red Deer Lake and lies just south of the Southwest Ring Road (Stoney Trail) around Calgary, and is the gateway to the Cowboy Trail (Highway 22 South)

Priddis Events

Annual events include the Priddis-Millarville Country Fair (mid August)

Priddis Attractions

Spruce Meadows

Spruce Meadows Sign on highway 22X
18011 Spruce Meadows Way SW, Calgary, AB T2X 4B7
(on Marquis of Lorne Trail (Highway 22 X) between Priddis and highway 2)
(403) 974-4200

This facility hosts severally internationally important equestrian show jumping events. Spruce Meadows also features world-class training and breeding facilities. Admission free on non-event days.

Rothney Astrophysical Observatory

210 Avenue W, Hwy 22 S, Foothills County, AB T0L 1W0
(403) 931-2366

The Rothney Astrophysical Observatory is an astronomical observatory located near the hamlet of Priddis, Alberta, Canada, about 25 kilometres southwest of Calgary. The observatory is owned and operated by the University of Calgary, and was dedicated in 1972.

Priddis, Alberta Area Map