Dinosaur Trail

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This article is about the highways in Alberta. For the museums in Montana, see Montana Dinosaur Trail.

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Dinosaur Trail
Highway 575, Highway 837, Highway 838
Route information
Maintained by Alberta Transportation
North Dinosaur Trail
Length: 26 km (16 mi)
East end: Hwy 9 / Hwy 56 in Drumheller
North end: Hwy 837
South Dinosaur Trail
Length: 21 km (13 mi)
East end: Hwy 9 / Hwy 56 in Drumheller
Major
junctions:
Hwy 575 / Hwy 837
North end: Hwy 838
Location
Specialized
and rural
municipalities:
Starland County, Kneehill County
Towns: Drumheller
Highway system
Provincial highways in Alberta

The Dinosaur Trail is a name applied to three provincial highways in the province of Alberta, Canada, paralleling the Red Deer River on both sides, from Drumheller to the Bleriot Ferry.

The South Dinosaur Trail (following the south side of the river) uses portions of Highway 575 and Highway 837, it is also known as South Railway Avenue in the Town of Drumheller. The North Dinosaur Trail is the entirety of Highway 838.

Junction list[edit]

Starting from the east end of Dinosaur Trail.

South Dinosaur Trail[edit]

County SDT
km
837
km
575
km
Intersecting road Notes Coordinates
Town of Drumheller 0 80 Hwy 9(5 Street E) South to Rosebud
Continues as Hwy 56to Hwy 10
51°27′28″N 112°42′2″W / 51.45778°N 112.70056°W / 51.45778; -112.70056 (SDT km 00)
1 79 2 Street W North to downtown 51°27′43″N 112°42′38″W / 51.46194°N 112.71056°W / 51.46194; -112.71056 (SDT km 01)
6 74 3 Street Nacmine 51°28′9″N 112°47′23″W / 51.46917°N 112.78972°W / 51.46917; -112.78972 (SDT km 06)
Kneehill County 12 0 68 Hwy 575 & Hwy 837 West to Carbon 51°30′7″N 112°51′3″W / 51.50194°N 112.85083°W / 51.50194; -112.85083 (SDT km 12)
21 9 Hwy 838 East to Bleriot Ferry 51°34′7″N 112°54′42″W / 51.56861°N 112.91167°W / 51.56861; -112.91167 (SDT km 21)
23 Hwy 27 West to Three Hills
East to Morrin
51°38′57″N 112°58′54″W / 51.64917°N 112.98167°W / 51.64917; -112.98167 (SDT km 35)

North Dinosaur Trail[edit]

County km Intersecting road Notes Coordinates
Town of Drumheller 0 Hwy 9& Hwy 56(Bridge Street) North to Hwy 576 & Munson
South to downtown
51°28′17″N 112°42′44″W / 51.47139°N 112.71222°W / 51.47139; -112.71222 (NDT km 00)
5 Road to Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology Midland Provincial Park 51°28′27″N 112°46′59″W / 51.47417°N 112.78306°W / 51.47417; -112.78306 (NDT km 05)
Starland County 20 Township Road 302 East to Munson 51°33′40″N 112°50′27″W / 51.56111°N 112.84083°W / 51.56111; -112.84083 (NDT km 20)
↑ / ↓ 24 Red Deer River Bleriot Ferry 51°34′23″N 112°53′7″W / 51.57306°N 112.88528°W / 51.57306; -112.88528 (NDT km 24)
Kneehill County 26 Hwy 837 51°34′7″N 112°54′42″W / 51.56861°N 112.91167°W / 51.56861; -112.91167 (NDT km 26)

Highway 575[edit]

Highway 575 is a highway in the province of Alberta, Canada. It runs west-east from Highway 791, through Acme and Carbon, to Highway 9 and Highway 56 in Drumheller.

Starting from the west end of Highway 575:

County km Intersecting road Notes Coordinates
Mountain View County 0 Hwy 791, Range Road 281 Continues as Township Road 294 51°30′11″N 113°49′31″W / 51.50306°N 113.82528°W / 51.50306; -113.82528 (791 km 00)
Kneehill County 22 Hwy 806, Range Road 255/260 Acme
North to Linden
South to Beiseker
51°30′13″N 113°30′11″W / 51.50361°N 113.50306°W / 51.50361; -113.50306 (791 km 22)
37 Range Road 243 North to Swalwell 51°30′12″N 113°18′36″W / 51.50333°N 113.31000°W / 51.50333; -113.31000 (791 km 37)
41 Hwy 21, Range Road 240 North to Three Hills
South to Strathmore
51°30′31″N 113°14′22″W / 51.50861°N 113.23944°W / 51.50861; -113.23944 (791 km 41)
46 Hwy 836, Range Road 233 Carbon
Begin 836 north concurrency
51°30′12″N 113°10′10″W / 51.50333°N 113.16944°W / 51.50333; -113.16944 (791 km 46)
52 Hwy 836, Range Road 225 End 836 north concurrency 51°30′12″N 113°4′33″W / 51.50333°N 113.07583°W / 51.50333; -113.07583 (791 km 52)
68 Hwy 837 South Dinosaur Trail 51°30′7″N 112°51′3″W / 51.50194°N 112.85083°W / 51.50194; -112.85083 (791 km 68)
Town of Drumheller 80 Hwy 9(5 Street E) South to Rosebud
Continues as Hwy 56to Hwy 10
North to Munson
51°27′28″N 112°42′2″W / 51.45778°N 112.70056°W / 51.45778; -112.70056 (791 km 80)