Kelvin Grove was established in 1957. It is surrounded by major roads, making major establishments and offices very accessible. There is Glenmore Trail to the north, 75 Avenue S to the south, Elbow Drive to the east, and 14 Street W to the west.
It is also conveniently located near Rockyview General Hospital, which is just west of Kelvin Grove. Rockyview is a large hospital which is located on the shores of the Glenmore Reservoir.
The neighbourhood is also just minutes away from various pathways that provide great opportunities for walking, running, and biking. There are also a number of parks within the community.