Alberta Highway 897

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Highway 897
Route information
Maintained by Alberta Transportation
Length: 209 km[1] (130 mi)
South segment
Length: 186 km (116 mi)
South end: Hwy 14 north of Edgerton
Major
junctions:
North end: Hwy 55 south of Cold Lake
North segment
Length: 23 km (14 mi)
South end: Cold Lake city limits
Major
junctions:
Hwy 55 west of Cold Lake
North end: Township Road 652 west of Cold Lake Provincial Park
Location
Specialized
and rural
municipalities:
Wainwright M.D. No. 61, Vermilion River County, St. Paul County No. 19, Bonnyville M.D. No. 87
Major cities: Cold Lake
Villages: Paradise Valley, Kitscoty, Marwayne
Highway system

Provincial highways in Alberta

Hwy 895 Hwy 899

Alberta Provincial Highway No. 897[2] is a highway in the province of Alberta, Canada. It runs south-north in two sections, from Highway 14 north of Edgerton to Highway 55 south of Cold Lake, then from Kingsway at the west CFB Cold Lake limits to where Township Road 651 would be, west of Cold Lake Provincial Park. The south section runs between Highway 17 and Highway 41, the north section offers a route to resorts and vacation spots north of Cold Lake.

Major intersections[edit]

Starting from the south end of Highway 897:

Rural/specialized municipality Location km[1] mi Destinations Notes
M.D. of Wainwright No. 61 0 0.0 Hwy 14 – Edmonton, Wainwright, The Battlefords Hwy 897 southern terminus
52°51′2″N 110°22′2″W / 52.85056°N 110.36722°W / 52.85056; -110.36722 (897 km 000)
County of Vermilion River 22 14 Township Road 470 – Paradise Valley 53°1′49″N 110°19′20″W / 53.03028°N 110.32222°W / 53.03028; -110.32222 (897 km 022)
36 22 Hwy 619 – Viking 53°9′40″N 110°19′21″W / 53.16111°N 110.32250°W / 53.16111; -110.32250 (897 km 036)
Kitscoty 56 35 YellowheadShield.jpg Hwy 16 (TCH) – Edmonton, Vermilion, Lloydminster 53°19′59″N 110°19′19″W / 53.33306°N 110.32194°W / 53.33306; -110.32194 (897 km 056)
Marwayne 76 47 Hwy 45 east – Prince Albert Hwy 897 branches north; Hwy 45 concurrency begins
53°31′2″N 110°19′31″W / 53.51722°N 110.32528°W / 53.51722; -110.32528 (897 km 076)
83 52 Hwy 45 west – Two Hills Hwy 45 concurrency ends
53°35′4″N 110°19′32″W / 53.58444°N 110.32556°W / 53.58444; -110.32556 (897 km 083)
92 57 Crosses the North Saskatchewan River53°39′37″N 110°20′13″W / 53.66028°N 110.33694°W / 53.66028; -110.33694 (897 km 092)
98 61 Hwy 641 east – Tulliby Lake, Onion Lake 53°42′49″N 110°21′15″W / 53.71361°N 110.35417°W / 53.71361; -110.35417 (897 km 098)
County of St. Paul No. 19 105 65 Hwy 646 west – Heinsburg, Elk Point 53°45′57″N 110°23′22″W / 53.76583°N 110.38944°W / 53.76583; -110.38944 (897 km 105)
Frog Lake 113 70 Township Road 562 53°49′52″N 110°24′6″W / 53.83111°N 110.40167°W / 53.83111; -110.40167 (897 km 113)
Unipouheos No. 121 117 73 Road 53°51′53″N 110°23′38″W / 53.86472°N 110.39389°W / 53.86472; -110.39389 (897 km 117)
Puskiakiwenin No. 122 128 80 Road 53°58′2″N 110°24′7″W / 53.96722°N 110.40194°W / 53.96722; -110.40194 (897 km 128)
M.D. of Bonnyville 158 98 Township Road 605 – Beaverdam 54°13′1″N 110°21′20″W / 54.21694°N 110.35556°W / 54.21694; -110.35556 (897 km 158)
160 99 Hwy 659 west – Bonnyville Hwy 897 branches east
54°14′19″N 110°21′20″W / 54.23861°N 110.35556°W / 54.23861; -110.35556 (897 km 160)
167 104 Range Road 24 – Cold Lake No. 149 54°14′19″N 110°15′20″W / 54.23861°N 110.25556°W / 54.23861; -110.25556 (897 km 167)
171 106 Township Road 610 – Elizabeth Metis Settlement Hwy 897 turns north
54°14′27″N 110°11′5″W / 54.24083°N 110.18472°W / 54.24083; -110.18472 (897 km 171)
183 114 Crosses the Beaver River54°20′59″N 110°10′57″W / 54.34972°N 110.18250°W / 54.34972; -110.18250 (897 km 183)
186 116 Hwy 55 to Hwy 28 – Cold Lake, Bonnyville, Edmonton, Meadow Lake Hwy 897 ends
54°22′10″N 110°11′35″W / 54.36944°N 110.19306°W / 54.36944; -110.19306 (897 km 186)
6 km (4 mi) gap in Hwy 897
City of Cold Lake 192 119 Hwy 28 / Hwy 55 – Bonnyville, Edmonton, Meadow Lake
Centre Avenue, 50 Avenue
Former Hwy 897 alignment follows Centre Avenue
54°24′48″N 110°12′49″W / 54.41333°N 110.21361°W / 54.41333; -110.21361 (897 km 192)
194–
199
121–
124
Passes through CFB Cold Lake
200 120 Cold Lake city limits Hwy 897 resumes
54°25′26″N 110°19′39″W / 54.42389°N 110.32750°W / 54.42389; -110.32750 (897 km 200)
M.D. of Bonnyville 204 127 Hwy 55 – Lac La Biche, Cold Lake 54°27′24″N 110°20′1″W / 54.45667°N 110.33361°W / 54.45667; -110.33361 (897 km 204)
224 139 Range Road 423 – Marie Lake
Range Road 420 – Cold Lake Provincial Park
Hwy 897 northern terminus; continues as Range Road 420
54°37′5″N 110°14′21″W / 54.61806°N 110.23917°W / 54.61806; -110.23917 (897 km 224)
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi
  •       Closed/former
  •       Concurrency terminus

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Google (April 27, 2017). "Highway 897 in Alberta" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved April 27, 2017. 
  2. ^ Provincial Highways Designation Order, Alberta Transportation, p. 38