Alberta Highway 560

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Highway 560
Glenmore Trail, Township Road 234
Route information
Maintained by Alberta Transportation
Length: 16.3 km (10.1 mi)
Major junctions
West end: Calgary city limits
  Hwy 791 near Indus
East end: Hwy 797 in Langdon
Location
Specialized
and rural
municipalities:
Rocky View County
Major cities: Calgary
Highway system

Provincial highways in Alberta

Hwy 556 Hwy 561

Alberta Provincial Highway No. 560, commonly referred to as Highway 560 or Glenmore Trail, is a highway in the province of Alberta, Canada. It runs west–east from the east Calgary boundary at 84 Street SE (Range Road 290), north along the city boundary to Range Road 284, across Highway 791 south of Chestermere to the southern terminus of the northern section of Highway 797, Centre Street in Langdon.[1]

It is named Glenmore Trail within Calgary city limits. Highway 560 extends to the west in an interchange with the freeways of Hwy 2 and Highway 8. It extends to the east as Township Road 234 to Highway 24, and Highway 817.[1]

Major intersections[edit]

Starting from the west end of Highway 560:

Rural/specialized municipality Location km[1] mi Destinations Notes
Glenmore Trail continues west
City of Calgary −0.7 −0.43 Stoney Trail (Hwy 201) Interchange (Hwy 201 Exit 88)
50°58′47″N 113°55′18″W / 50.97972°N 113.92167°W / 50.97972; -113.92167 (560 km -1)
0.0 0.0 Calgary city limits Hwy 560 western terminus
50°58′47″N 113°54′43″W / 50.97972°N 113.91194°W / 50.97972; -113.91194 (560 km 00)
Rocky View County 1.7 1.1 100 Street SE (Range Road 285) 50°58′47″N 113°53′20″W / 50.97972°N 113.88889°W / 50.97972; -113.88889 (560 km 02)
9.8 6.1 Hwy 791 – Chestermere, Indus 50°58′46″N 113°46′20″W / 50.97944°N 113.77222°W / 50.97944; -113.77222 (560 km 10)
Langdon 16.3 10.1 Hwy 797 north / Centre Street (Range Road 272) – Hwy 9 Hwy 560 eastern terminus
50°58′46″N 113°40′46″W / 50.97944°N 113.67944°W / 50.97944; -113.67944 (560 km 16)
Wheatland County 26 16 Hwy 24 – Cheadle, Vulcan, Lethbridge 50°58′47″N 113°32′24″W / 50.97972°N 113.54000°W / 50.97972; -113.54000 (560 km 26)
35 22 Hwy 817 – Strathmore, Carseland 50°58′47″N 113°24′1″W / 50.97972°N 113.40028°W / 50.97972; -113.40028 (560 km 35)
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi
  •       Closed/former

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Google (November 4, 2016). "Highway 560 in Alberta" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved November 4, 2016.