Alberta Highway 36

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Highway 36
Veterans Memorial Highway
Alberta Highway 36 Map.png
Highway 36 highlighted in red
Route information
Length: 681 km (423 mi)
Major junctions
South end: Hwy 4 in Warner
 
North end: Hwy 55 in Lac La Biche
Location
Specialized
and rural
municipalities:
Warner No. 5 County, Taber M.D., Newell County, Special Area No. 2, Paintearth No. 18 County, Flagstaff County, Beaver County, Minburn No. 27 County, Two Hills No. 21 County, St. Paul No. 19 County, Smoky Lake County, Lac La Biche County
Towns: Taber, Vauxhall, Killam, Viking, Two Hills
Villages: Warner, Vilna
Highway system

Provincial highways in Alberta

Hwy 35 Hwy 37

Alberta Provincial Highway No. 36, commonly referred to as Highway 36 and officially named Veterans Memorial Highway,[1] is a north-south highway in eastern Alberta, Canada that extends from Highway 4 near Warner to Highway 55 in Lac La Biche.[2] Lac La Biche County is lobbying the Government of Alberta to renumber Highway 881 to Highway 36 from Lac La Biche north to Highway 63 south of Fort McMurray.[3][4]

Southbound, south of Vauxhall
Northbound, south of Lac La Biche, marking the divide between the Arctic basin, and the Hudson Bay basin.

Major intersections[edit]

From south to north:

Rural/specialized municipality Location km mi Destinations Notes
County of Warner No. 5 Warner 0 0.0 Hwy 4 – Coutts, Lethbridge
4th Avenue
Hwy 36 begins
1 0.62 Hwy 504 east
Wrentham 27 17 Hwy 61 – Stirling, Foremost, Manyberries
M.D. of Taber 36 22 Crosses Chin Lakes
45 28 Hwy 513 east
Taber 57 35 Hwy 3 west – Lethbridge Hwy 36 branches east
Hwy 3 concurrency begins
60 37 Hwy 3 east – Medicine Hat Hwy 36 branches north
Hwy 3 concurrency ends
80 50 Crosses the Oldman River
84 52 Hwy 875 north – Hays, Rolling Hills
Vauxhall 93 58 Hwy 524 west – Retlaw Hwy 524 concurrency begins
98 61 Hwy 524 east – Hays, Redcliff Hwy 524 concurrency ends
104 65 Hwy 526 west – Enchant
↑ / ↓ 114 71 Crosses the Bow River
County of Newell 116 72 Hwy 530 east – Rolling Hills
118 73 UAR 110 west – Scandia
130 81 Hwy 873 – Rainier, Kinbrook Island Provincial Park
143 89 Hwy 539 west – Lomond
153 95 Hwy 542 east / Township Road 190 – Cassils, Brooks
160 99 Hwy 1 (TCH) – Calgary, Brooks, Medicine Hat
166 103 Hwy 544 east – Patricia, Dinosaur Provincial Park
Duchess 172 107 Hwy 550 to Hwy 873 – Rosemary, Brooks
190 120 Hwy 556 west – Gem
↑ / ↓ 191 119 Crosses the Red Deer River
Special Area No. 2 213 132 Hwy 561 east – Cessford
233 145 Hwy 570 – Sunnynook, Dorothy, Drumheller
259 161 Hwy 577 east – Sheerness
273 170 Hwy 9 east – Oyen Hwy 36 branches west
Hwy 9 concurrency begins
275 171 Hwy 9 west – Hanna, Drumheller, Calgary Hwy 36 branches north
Hwy 9 concurrency ends
279 173 Township Road 312 – Hanna
288 179 Hwy 586 east
County of Paintearth No. 18 339 211 Hwy 12 – Stettler, Castor, Coronation
342 213 Hwy 599 west – Castor Hwy 599 concurrency begins
344 214 Hwy 599 east Hwy 599 concurrency ends
↑ / ↓ 366 227 Crosses the Battle River
Flagstaff County 368 229 Hwy 602 east – Alliance
379 235 UAR 137 west – Galahad
385 239 Hwy 53 west – Forestburg, Bashaw
Hwy 608 east
Killam 408 254 Hwy 13 – Camrose, Provost
Beaver County 434 270 Hwy 26 west – Camrose Hwy 36 branches east
Hwy 26 concurrency begins
437 272 Hwy 26 east – Kinsella Hwy 36 branches north
Hwy 26 concurrency ends
Viking 446 277 Hwy 14 – Edmonton, Wainwright
447 278 Hwy 619 east (51 Avenue) – Lloydminster
County of Minburn No. 27 484 301 YellowheadShield.jpg Hwy 16 (TCH) – Vegreville, Edmonton, Lloydminster
497 309 Hwy 631
County of Two Hills No. 21 Two Hills 517 321 Hwy 45 west – Hairy Hill, Bruderheim Hwy 36 branches east
Hwy 45 concurrency begins
521 324 Hwy 45 east – Marwayne Hwy 36 branches north
Hwy 45 concurrency ends
527 327 Hwy 29 west – Hairy Hill, Lamont Hwy 29 concurrency begins
Duvernay
Brosseau
529 329 Crosses the North Saskatchewan River[a]
County of St. Paul No. 19 548 341 Hwy 646 east – Lafond, Elk Point
558 347 Hwy 652 west – Saddle Lake
St. Brides 560 350 Hwy 29 east – St. Paul Hwy 29 concurrency ends
Ashmont 576 358 Hwy 28 east – Bonnyville, Cold Lake Hwy 36 branches west
Hwy 28 concurrency begins
583 362 Hwy 866 north – McRae
Smoky Lake County 598 372 Hwy 859 south – Hamlin
Vilna 599 372 UAR 116 north
607 377 Hwy 28 west – Smoky Lake, Edmonton Hwy 36 branches north
Hwy 28 concurrency ends
Kikino Metis Settlement 632 393 UAR 213 west – Kikino
Lac La Biche County 660 410 Hwy 55 east – Cold Lake Hwy 55 concurrency begins
Lac La Biche 681 423 Hwy 55 west – Athabasca
Hwy 881 north – Beaver Lake, Conklin, Fort McMurray
100 Street north
Hwy 55 concurrency ends
Hwy 36 ends
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ Duvernay is located on the south bank of the North Saskatchewan River and Brosseau is on the north bank.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Province of Alberta (2005-11-11). "Highway 36 renamed Veterans Memorial Highway". Retrieved 2010-01-27. 
  2. ^ Google (November 4, 2016). "Highway 36 in Alberta" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved November 4, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Topics for Ministers Meetings" (PDF). Lac La Biche County. March 2013. Retrieved September 2, 2013. 
  4. ^ "2015 Provincial Highway 1-216 Progress Chart" (PDF). Alberta Transportation. March 2015. Archived (PDF) from the original on April 10, 2016. Retrieved October 12, 2016.