Alberta Highway 855

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Highway 855
Route information
Maintained by Alberta Transportation
Length: 389 km[1] (242 mi)
Major junctions
South end: Hwy 9 west of Hanna
  Hwy 12
Hwy 13
Hwy 14
Hwy 16 (TCH)
Hwy 28
North end: Hwy 55 in Atmore
Location
Specialized
and rural
municipalities:
Special Area No. 2, Stettler County No. 6, Paintearth County No. 18, Flagstaff County, Beaver County, Lamont County, Smoky Lake County, Lac La Biche County, Athabasca County
Towns: Daysland, Mundare, Smoky Lake
Highway system

Provincial highways in Alberta

Hwy 854 Hwy 856

Alberta Provincial Highway No. 855[2] is a highway in the province of Alberta, Canada. It runs south-north from Highway 9 west of Hanna to Highway 55 and Highway 63 in Atmore. It provides access to rural areas, and is gravel at both its south and north ends. At 389 km (242 mi) it is the longest 500-986 series highway in Alberta.

It is also known as Lougheed Avenue in Heisler, 45 Street in Daysland, 54 Street in Holden, Sawchuk Street in Mundare, and 50 Street in Andrew and Smoky Lake.

Major intersections[edit]

Starting from the south end of Highway 855:

Rural/specialized municipality Location km[1] mi Destinations Notes
Special Area No. 2 0 0.0 Hwy 9 – Calgary, Drumheller, Hanna 51°38′56″N 112°5′3″W / 51.64889°N 112.08417°W / 51.64889; -112.08417 (855 km 000)
County of Stettler No. 6 39 24 Township Road 350 Hwy 855 branches west; Hwy 589 concurrency begins
51°58′7″N 112°7′52″W / 51.96861°N 112.13111°W / 51.96861; -112.13111 (855 km 039)
40 25 Hwy 589 west – Endiang Hwy 855 branches north; Hwy 589 concurrency begins
51°58′7″N 112°8′52″W / 51.96861°N 112.14778°W / 51.96861; -112.14778 (855 km 040)
County of Paintearth No. 18 Halkirk 74 46 Hwy 12 east – Castor, Coronation Hwy 855 branches west; Hwy 12 concurrency begins
52°16′37″N 112°8′53″W / 52.27694°N 112.14806°W / 52.27694; -112.14806 (855 km 074)
76 47 Hwy 12 west – Stettler Hwy 855 branches north; Hwy 12 concurrency ends
52°16′54″N 112°10′18″W / 52.28167°N 112.17167°W / 52.28167; -112.17167 (855 km 076)
90 56 Hwy 601 west – Red Willow 52°24′18″N 112°11′18″W / 52.40500°N 112.18833°W / 52.40500; -112.18833 (855 km 090)
99 62 RoadBig Knife Provincial Park 52°28′46″N 112°11′8″W / 52.47944°N 112.18556°W / 52.47944; -112.18556 (855 km 099)
↑ / ↓ 100 62 Crosses the Battle River52°29′9″N 112°11′2″W / 52.48583°N 112.18389°W / 52.48583; -112.18389 (855 km 100)
Flagstaff County 111 69 Hwy 53 east – Forestburg Hwy 855 branches west; Hwy 53 concurrency begins
52°34′46″N 112°11′17″W / 52.57944°N 112.18806°W / 52.57944; -112.18806 (855 km 111)
113 70 Hwy 53 west – Donalda, Bashaw Hwy 855 branches north; Hwy 53 concurrency ends
52°34′46″N 112°12′43″W / 52.57944°N 112.21194°W / 52.57944; -112.21194 (855 km 113)
Heisler 123 76 Main Street 52°40′14″N 112°13′18″W / 52.67056°N 112.22167°W / 52.67056; -112.22167 (855 km 123)
142 88 Hwy 13 east – Killam, Provost Hwy 855 branches west; Hwy 13 concurrency begins
52°51′15″N 112°13′47″W / 52.85417°N 112.22972°W / 52.85417; -112.22972 (855 km 142)
Daysland 144 89 Hwy 13 west – Camrose Hwy 855 branches north; Hwy 13 concurrency ends
52°51′38″N 112°15′12″W / 52.86056°N 112.25333°W / 52.86056; -112.25333 (855 km 144)
Beaver County 162 101 Hwy 26 – Camrose, Viking 53°1′4″N 112°14′58″W / 53.01778°N 112.24944°W / 53.01778; -112.24944 (855 km 162)
Holden 185 115 Hwy 14 – Edmonton, Tofield, Viking, Wainwright 53°13′51″N 112°14′44″W / 53.23083°N 112.24556°W / 53.23083; -112.24556 (855 km 185)
200 120 Hwy 626 east Hwy 855 branches west; Hwy 626 concurrency begins
53°22′0″N 112°14′44″W / 53.36667°N 112.24556°W / 53.36667; -112.24556 (855 km 200)
206 128 Hwy 626 west – Tofield Hwy 855 branches north; Hwy 626 concurrency ends
53°22′0″N 112°20′17″W / 53.36667°N 112.33806°W / 53.36667; -112.33806 (855 km 206)
Lamont County 229 142 YellowheadShield.jpg Hwy 16 (TCH) – Edmonton, Elk Island National Park, Lloydminster Hwy 15 concurrency begins
53°34′13″N 112°20′11″W / 53.57028°N 112.33639°W / 53.57028; -112.33639 (855 km 229)
Mundare 232 144 Hwy 15 west (49 Avenue) – Lamont, Fort Saskatchewan Hwy 15 concurrency ends
53°35′23″N 112°20′11″W / 53.58972°N 112.33639°W / 53.58972; -112.33639 (855 km 232)
232 144 Hwy 29 – Lamont, Fort Saskatchewan, Hairy Hill, St. Paul 53°35′23″N 112°20′11″W / 53.58972°N 112.33639°W / 53.58972; -112.33639 (855 km 232)
Andrew 265 165 Hwy 45 east – Hairy Hill, Two Hills Hwy 855 branches west; Hwy 45 concurrency begins
53°53′22″N 112°19′55″W / 53.88944°N 112.33194°W / 53.88944; -112.33194 (855 km 265)
273 170 Hwy 45 west – Bruderheim Hwy 855 branches north; Hwy 45 concurrency ends
53°53′24″N 112°27′20″W / 53.89000°N 112.45556°W / 53.89000; -112.45556 (855 km 273)
↑ / ↓ 285 177 Crosses the North Saskatchewan River53°59′27″N 112°28′35″W / 53.99083°N 112.47639°W / 53.99083; -112.47639 (855 km 285)
Smoky Lake County Smoky Lake 300 190 Hwy 28 – Edmonton, Redwater, Cold Lake 54°7′17″N 112°28′32″W / 54.12139°N 112.47556°W / 54.12139; -112.47556 (855 km 300)
Buffalo Lake Metis Settlement 339 211 Township Road 634 54°28′15″N 112°27′28″W / 54.47083°N 112.45778°W / 54.47083; -112.45778 (855 km 339)
Lac La Biche County 359 223 Hwy 663 – Boyle, Lac La Biche 54°37′51″N 112°25′29″W / 54.63083°N 112.42472°W / 54.63083; -112.42472 (855 km 359)
Athabasca County Atmore 389 242 Hwy 55 – Athabasca, Lac La Biche
Hwy 63 – Edmonton, Boyle, Fort McMurray
Continues as Hwy 63 north
54°49′10″N 112°34′25″W / 54.81944°N 112.57361°W / 54.81944; -112.57361 (855 km 389)
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Google (April 25, 2017). "Highway 855 in Alberta" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved April 25, 2017. 
  2. ^ Provincial Highways Designation Order, Alberta Transportation, pp. 34–35