Olds is a town of about 9,100 people (2016) in Central Alberta region of Alberta, Canada.

For other places with the same name, see Olds (disambiguation).

Map of Olds

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Olds is a town on the Calgary–Edmonton Corridor, 1 hour north of Calgary and 40 minutes south of Red Deer. The Olds Uptowne & East Village are undergoing historical renovations to revert the buildings back to their original 1900s appearances. Olds College is a living laboratory for agriculture and animal husbandry. It houses botanical gardens featuring unique prairie and parkland flora. The town also has a cutting edge business & technology centre (1 of only 2 in western Canada), a performing arts theatre, and massive health & wellness facility.

The nearest international airport is the Calgary International Airport(YYC IATA), located an hour and a half away.

  • 51.7108-114.1061 Olds-Didsbury Airport (located 4.3 nautical miles (8.0 km; 4.9 mi) south of Olds). Small airport for private aircraft, operated by Mountain View County (updated Oct 2019)

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