Alabama State Route 257
|Maintained by ALDOT|
|Length||9.193 mi (14.795 km)|
|South end||SR 195 in Jasper|
|North end||CR 41 near Curry|
State Route 257 or SR-257 is a 9.193-mile (14.795 km) route serving as a connection between State Route 195 at Jasper to Duncan Bridge in Walker County. Once entering Winston County the route becomes Winston County Road 41. The road is also signed as the Curry Highway.
The southern terminus of SR-257 is at its intersection with SR-195 northeast of Jasper. From this point, the route takes a northeasterly course as two-lane undivided Curry Highway, passing through wooded areas with some homes. The road leaves Jasper and continues through forested areas with some fields and residences. The route curves north and passes through the community of Curry, where it intersects CR-43. From Curry, SR-257 travels in a northerly direction through more rural areas before curving northwest and coming to its northern terminus at the Winston County line. At this point, the road continues into Winston County as CR-41.
The entire route is in Walker County.
|Curry||9.193||14.795||CR 41 north||Winston County border|
|1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi|
- Milepost Map Walker County, Alabama (PDF) (Map) (1999 ed.). Alabama Department of Transportation. Retrieved September 2, 2012.[permanent dead link]
- General Highway Map Walker County, Alabama (PDF) (Map) (2006 ed.). Alabama Department of Transportation. Retrieved September 2, 2012.[permanent dead link]
- Google (September 2, 2012). "overview of Alabama State Route 257" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved September 2, 2012.