Riverwood Port Coquitlam is famous for many reasons. One reason for Riverwood’s popularity was a notorious pig farm years ago that was in this area which become international news but also some other wonderful farms known for high yielding crops with some beautiful homes on the land as well. Riverwood isn’t all farmland and berries, there is also some very nice modern detached homes on typical 4,000 sq ft lots aprox for anywhere in between $450,000 to $800,000.
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With lots of schools and parks in this area it is a perfect place to raise a family. The local schools in the area are:
- Terry Fox Secondary School 1260 Riverwood Gate Port Coquitlam (604)941-5401
- Birchland Elementary 1331 Fraser Ave Port Coquitlam (604)941-3428
- Cedar Drive Elementary 3150 Cedar Dr. port Coquitlam (604)941-3481
Terry Fox Secondary is an amazing school named after a young man who was diagnosed with cancer at a young age and attempted to run across Canada in efforts to raise money to help fight the disease. Today the School is very very well known for its high level in academics and superb sporting programs in football, soccer, basketball and swimming.
In behind Terry Park Secondary are sports fields for both Soccer and Football in a park called Terry Fox Park located at 1269 Riverside Dr Port Coquitlam . North form here there is also Cedar Park at 950 Prairie Ave Port Coquitlam and Blackburn Park at 1010 Riverside Dr Port Coquitlam which both also have plenty of open green space for your kids to play sports with friends or in an community organized sporting program.
Carnoustie Golf Club located at 533 Dominion Ave Port Coquitlam (604)941-4076. It’s an 18 hole course with mature trees, challenging dog legs and waterways surrounded by native wild grasses and flowers. Every way you look at this course you will have fantastic views of the costal mountains and will highly manicured greens and fast moving putts you will definitely have a great time playing a round here.
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