The residential neighborhood of Heffley is located approximately 20 minutes north of downtown Kamloops along the Southern Yellowhead Highway. Homeowners of the community enjoy its prime location on the North Thompson River which provides scenic surroundings and tranquil views. Heffley falls directly west of the Sun Peaks Ski Resort, which allows for residents to quickly access the many fun activities offered. Homes for sale in Heffley are generally single family detached homes that are in a variety of styles and sizes. The area is ideal for all types of buyers and attracts those from around the Kamloops area. Whether in the market for a cozy cottage or an expansive country estate, the Heffley community features a diverse real estate market. Both Heffley Lake and Little Heffley Lake are situated in the area and provide homeowners with use of both for various water activities. Heffley Lake allows for large, gas powered water crafts, whereas Little Heffley Lake is reserved for non motorized use such as canoes, kayaks and paddleboards. The area is ideal for those seeking a rural, country community. A short drive to Kamloops provides homeowners in Heffley with quick access to everyday necessities and amenities. There is a gas station and convenience store set on Tod Mountain Road that can be quickly reached from the community.
Heffley Elementary School is set nearby the Heffley community, however, due to limitations on classes and class sizes, not all students of the area attend. Some students residing in Heffley will attend Rayleigh Elementary School.
High School students will travel a bit farther into the northern section of Kamloops to attend either Norkam High School or Brock Secondary School.