Welcome to historic Ashcroft. The village is divided into three areas, North Ashcroft, Downtown Ashcroft, and Ashcroft Mesa.
North Ashcroft has an eclectic mix of older and newer homes, an outdoor swimming pool, sports fields, and lush green landscaping. With ample land available, it will be the hot spot for future developments.
Downtown Ashcroft is where the excitement is. The business district is home to plenty of excellent restaurants, a charming tea shop, a grocery store, Fields, banks, insurance brokers, Home Hardware, and other locally-owned businesses that are unique to the village. There are some incredible heritage homes in this community.
The Ashcroft Mesa is a gorgeous elevated community with a mix of older and newer homes with direct access to plenty of hiking trails and incredible views.
#1. Hiking Trails
If you’re an outdoors enthusiast, the hiking trails that are in your backyard are incredible. Whether you like to take it easy and go for walks or you want to bike through them, there’s a trail for you. You can even take your ATV out.
#2. Ashcroft Pool
The perfect place to cool off in the hot summer sun is the Ashcroft Pool. They offer swimming lessons, aerobics classes, and theme nights. It’s an excellent place for some family-friendly fun.
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#3. Ashcroft Hub
The hub is a great place to hang out in the community. There is a fully-equipped fitness facility, dance classes, The Hutch, a daycare that is opening soon, basketball courts, and various new events and activities popping up regularly. The online network covers community events so that everyone can get involved and all community members are welcome.
#4. Desert Hills Ranch
The Desert Hills Ranch Farm Market has everything you could need. From fresh produce to delicious ice cream, you can find whatever you’re looking for here. They also have hayrides, collect your pumpkin, a haunted house during Halloween, a park for the kids, and so much more. Pick up your fresh fruits and veggies, fresh flowers, or grab lunch at the Mexican spot - you really can’t go wrong!
#5. The Ashcroft Bakery
Plenty of locals know that the Ashcroft Bakery is the spot to grab all your fresh bakery items. You can grab a fresh loaf of bread, order a custom cake, have a specialty sandwich for lunch, or grab a coffee and socialize with your neighbours.
The number of great things to do in Ashcroft could definitely go beyond these five things, so if you’re interested in checking out the area, I’d be happy to chat and answer any questions you may have about Ashcroft. Give me a call at 250-457-1795