Saskatchewan Highway 56

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Highway 56 shield

Highway 56
Route information
Length 55.4 km[1] (34.4 mi)
Major junctions
South end Hwy 1 (TCH) at Indian Head
  Hwy 10 / Hwy 35 at Fort Qu'Appelle
North end Hwy 210 in Echo Valley Provincial Park
Location
Rural
municipalities
Indian Head, Abernethy, North Qu'Appelle
Highway system

Provincial highways in Saskatchewan

Hwy 55 Hwy 57

Highway 56 is a highway in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. It runs from Highway 1 near Indian Head to Highway 210 within the Echo Valley Provincial Park. Highway 56 is about 55 km (34 mi) long.[1]

Highway 56 passes near the Fishing Lakes, and so has access to many recreational areas.

Major intersections[edit]

From south to north:[2]

Rural municipality Location km[1] mi Destinations Notes
Indian Head No. 156 Indian Head 0.0 0.0 Hwy 1 (TCH) – Regina, Winnipeg Southern terminus
↑ / ↓ 24.2 15.0 Crosses the Qu'Appelle River
Abernethy No. 186 Katepwa Beach 26.9 16.7 Hwy 619 north – Balcarres
North Qu'Appelle No. 187 Fort Qu'Appelle 44.2 27.5 To Hwy 35 / Hwy 10 – Yorkton, Regina, Wadena
Fort San 49.0 30.4
54.3 33.7 Hwy 727 west
Echo Valley Provincial Park 54.8 34.1 Crosses the Qu'Appelle River
55.4 34.4 Hwy 210 – Fort Qu'Appelle, Hwy 10 Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Photo gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Google (February 12, 2018). "Highway 56 in Saskatchewan" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved February 12, 2018. 
  2. ^ MapArt (2007). Saskatchewan Road Atlas (Map) (2007 ed.). 1:540,000. Oshawa, ON: Peter Heiler Ltd. pp. 42–43. ISBN 1-55368-020-0.