Alberta Highway 566

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Highway 566
176 Avenue N, Township Road 262
Route information
Maintained by Alberta Transportation
Length 34.33 km[1] (21.33 mi)
Major junctions
West end Hwy 772 north of Calgary
  Hwy 2 near Balzac
East end Hwy 9 between Kathyrn and Keoma
Location
Specialized
and rural
municipalities
Rocky View County
Major cities Calgary
Highway system

Provincial highways in Alberta

Hwy 564 Hwy 567

Alberta Provincial Highway No. 566 in the Canadian province of Alberta lies approximately halfway between Calgary and Airdrie, running west to east from Highway 772 (Symons Valley Road) to Highway 9 near the hamlets of Kathyrn and Keoma.[2]

North of Calgary, from between Range Road 15 & 20 (Panorama Road (24 Street NW) & Mountain View Road) to Range Road 10A (20 Street NE), it is given the designation 176 Avenue N, however it does not enter city limits, with the boundary on the south side of the right of way.

Alberta Transportation has plans to upgrade Highway 566 to a divided expressway. [3]

Major intersections[edit]

Starting from the west end of Highway 566. The entire route is in Rocky View County.

Location km[2] mi Destinations Notes
0.0 0.0 Hwy 772 (Symons Valley Road) – Madden, Calgary Hwy 566 western terminus
6.9 4.3 Range Road 13 / Centre Street (Calgary) Former Hwy 782 south
10.1 6.3 Range Road 15 / 15 Street NE (Calgary) – Airdrie (8 Street)
Balzac 11.7 7.3 Hwy 2 – Red Deer, Airdrie, Calgary (Deerfoot Trail) Interchange (Hwy 2 Exit 275)
Fifth Meridian, 114° Longitude
12.5 7.8 CrossIron Mills Boulevard – CrossIron Mills Shopping Centre
13.1 8.1 Range Road 293 / Dwight McLellan Trail – Calgary (Métis Trail)
27.7 17.2 Hwy 791 – Delacour, Chestermere
Kathyrn 32.6 20.3 Range Road 273
34.2 21.3 Hwy 9 – Beiseker, Irricana, Calgary Hwy 566 eastern terminus
Keoma 36.2 22.5 1st Avenue / Township Road 262 Township Road 262 continues east
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi
  •       Closed/former

See also[edit]

Route map: Google

KML is not from Wikidata

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Provincial Highways 500 - 986 Progress Chart" (PDF). Alberta Transportation. March 2015. Retrieved December 26, 2016. 
  2. ^ a b Google (November 4, 2016). "Highway 566 near Calgary, Alberta" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved November 4, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Highway 566 Access Management and Functional Planning Study" (PDF). Alberta Transportation. March 2010. Archived (PDF) from the original on December 26, 2016. Retrieved December 26, 2016.