Alberta Highway 72

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Highway 72
Highway 72 highlighted in red
Route information
Length: 33.5 km[1] (20.8 mi)
Major junctions
West end: Hwy 2 / Hwy 2A near Crossfield
East end: Hwy 9 / Hwy 806 in Beiseker
Location
Specialized
and rural
municipalities:
Rocky View County
Villages: Beiseker
Highway system

Provincial highways in Alberta

Hwy 69 Hwy 88

Alberta Provincial Highway No. 72 is a 34 km (21 mi) highway in central Alberta, Canada, connecting the Queen Elizabeth II Highway near Crossfield to Highway 9 in Beiseker.[2]

At its west end, Highway 72 begins at its intersection with Highways 2 and 2A at Exit 295 southeast of the Town of Crossfield and ends at Highways 9 and 806 at the Village of Beiseker. The entire stretch of Highway 72 is in Rocky View County.[1][2]

Major intersections[edit]

Rural/specialized municipality Location km[2] mi Destinations Notes
Rocky View County 0 0.0 Hwy 2 (Exit 295) – Calgary, Red Deer, Edmonton
Hwy 2A north – Crossfield, Carstairs
Interchange
Hwy 72 begins
12 7.5 Hwy 791
Beiseker 33 21 Hwy 9 – Irricana, Calgary, Drumheller, Hanna
Hwy 806 north – Acme, Linden
Hwy 72 ends
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "2015 Provincial Highway 1-216 Progress Chart" (PDF). Alberta Transportation. March 2015. Archived (PDF) from the original on April 10, 2016. Retrieved December 26, 2016. 
  2. ^ a b c Google (December 26, 2016). "Highway 72 in Alberta" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved December 26, 2016.