Road Trip Planning

Create a Alberta #1 PDF

Kms Miles
Reverse Guide Direction

Alberta #1 Highway Guide

Miles Kms Item Summary
0.0
0.0
5518 ft.
Alberta and British Columbia Border
Banff National Park Alberta Boundry,YoHo National Park, Alberta Boundry
0.0
0.0
5518 ft.
Photo - Alberta highway welcome sign
Welcome to Alberta. 'Wild Rose Country'
1.1
1.8
5315 ft.
Highway pullout

1.7
2.8
5253 ft.
View from highway - Photo submitted by Dave Ellacott
Driving east
2.0
3.2
5266 ft.
View from highway - Photo submitted by Dave Ellacott
Driving east.
2.4
3.8
5249 ft.
View from highway - Photo submitted by Dave Ellacott
Driving east on the Trans Canada Highway.
2.9
4.6
5253 ft.
View from highway - Photo submitted by Dave Ellacott
Roadside highway Rest Area: Alberta / British Columbia, Visitor information Center. This is a large information centre with washrooms and more. South side of highway. Access to the Community of Field, B.C. Services, fuel south side of highway Jan 2006. Field was a locomotive depot when the Canadian Pacific Railway was built. The pusher engines helped trains get over Field Hill and Big Hill. Attractions in and around Field: Takakkaw Falls - Burgess shale - Natural Bridge - Kicking Horse River - Spiral Tunnels.
3.9
6.2
5151 ft.
Photo
View from highway (looking west)
4.2
6.7
5131 ft.
Junction of Alberta highway # 93
Exit to Jasper National Park, Alberta, The Alberta Ice fields Parkway, #11 David Thompson Highway, Alberta to Red Deer. Alberta. For travel north via Alberta Highway # 93 see Milebymile.com Alberta Highway # 93 - Ice fields Parkway, Road Map Highway Guide - Lake Louise Alberta to Jasper National Park Alberta, for driving directions. NOTE: Highway # 93 0verlapps The Trans Canada Highway #1 at this point.

5.0
8.1
5118 ft.
View from highway driving west

5.2
8.4
5118 ft.
Junction of entrance to Town of Lake Louise, Alberta
Tourist Information, All services, Pipestone Hiking Trails. Access to Lake Louise, Alberta, Ski Resorts, Attractions in and around Lake Louise Alberta: Sightseeing Gondla - Cross country sking in the winter and hiking in the summer - Airplane Tours - Dogsledding - Heli tours/Sightseeing - Sleigh Riding - Snowmobiling.
5.8
9.4
5118 ft.
Bow Valley Parkway
East of highway - Access to Lake Louise, Services
9.0
14.5
4987 ft.
Louise Alberta Overflow National Park Campground
Camping
10.3
16.5
4987 ft.

Driving west
10.4
16.7
4993 ft.
Highway Pullout
For R V's with approach Road
21.6
34.8
4751 ft.
Junction of Alberta Highway # 93 south
Note over lap of highway # 93 ends at this point and heads west. Exit to Radium Hot Springs, Alberta. The Bow Valley Parkway, Alberta, Castle Mountain, Alberta
25.5
41.0
4754 ft.

View from highway
27.0
43.5
4724 ft.
Highway Pullout
East Lane only , no access heading east
27.0
43.5
4724 ft.
Highway Pullout
Exit to Redorth Creek, Alberta, hiking trails, Toilets.
27.3
44.0
4728 ft.


28.0
45.0
4698 ft.
Photo
View from highway
28.2
45.4
4688 ft.
Bridge Crossing - Photo view from highway driving west
Wild animal overhead bridge crossing
30.9
49.7
4741 ft.

Driving west
31.1
50.0
4803 ft.
Photo
View from highway
32.4
52.2
4610 ft.
Highway Pullout
Exit to Bourteau Lake, Alberta, access to Hiking Trails.
33.8
54.4
4646 ft.
Bridge Crossing
Wild animal overhead bridge crossing
35.0
56.3
4606 ft.
Highway exit
Access to Sunshine Village, Alberta Ski Resort Area.
36.6
58.9
4613 ft.
Junction of Alberta highway#1a
Access to Bow Valley Parkway, Alberta. Fuel, Services, Camping, R.V. Parks
39.1
62.9
4642 ft.
Highway Pullout
Observation view point
40.1
64.6
4613 ft.
Highway Exit
Access to Banff Village, Alberta, Mount Norquay, Alberta, Banff Hot springs, Alberta. Alpenglow Aviation Inc.- Alpine Anglers - Alpine Helicopters - Altitude ATV Tours - Banff Gondola - Banff Springs Golf Course - Banff Upper Hot Springs - Brewster Lake Louise Stables - Brewster's Kananaskis Ranch Golf Resort - CMH - Heli-skiing & Heli-hiking - Canadian Rockies Rafting Company - Columbia Icefield Glacier Experience - Discover Banff Tours Ltd. - Great Divide Nature Interpretation Hawgwild Fly Fishing Guides - Hydra River Guides - Icefield Helicopter Tours Inc. - Johnston Canyon Resort - Kootenay River Runners - Lake Minnewanka Boat Tours - Rocky Mountain Raft Tours - Timberline Tours - Upper Bow Fly Fishing Company - Warner Guiding & Outfitting - Holiday On Horseback - Wet 'N' Wild Adventures Ltd. - Whyte Museum Of The Canadian Rockies - Wild Water Adventures - Willow Root Nature Tours.
41.3
66.5
4613 ft.
Photo
View from highway
41.4
66.6
4616 ft.
Park Wardens Office

42.7
68.7
4603 ft.
Highway Exit
Access to Minnewanka Lake, Alberta, Tunnell Mountain Campground 322 serviced camp sites 182 elec. sites in Village 11, plus 622 non serviced sites in Village1
46.6
75.0
4475 ft.
Highway exit
For U Turns
47.5
76.5
4567 ft.
Photo - View from highway
Driving west.
50.1
80.7
4429 ft.

Driving West
51.2
82.4
4354 ft.
Highway Exit
Access to Harvey Hights, Canmore, Alberta,
51.3
82.6
4350 ft.
Rest area
Picnic tables
51.6
83.0
4360 ft.
Banff National Park Alberta, Boundry
East Park Boundary and entrance gate
52.1
83.8
4331 ft.
Highway Exit
Access to Town of Canmore, Alberta, all services
53.1
85.5
4311 ft.
Highway Exit
Access To Town of Canmore, Albert. Visitor Information Area Bow Valley Trail
54.9
88.3
4301 ft.
Highway Exit
R.V. Sewage Dump Station exit
55.9
89.9
4314 ft.
Highway Exit
Access to Bow River Alberta Campgrounds Bow Valley Trail, Highway 1A. Access via 1A to city dog park. East of highway to Elk Run Road north to Glacier Drive, turn west
60.0
96.5
4275 ft.
Bridge Crossing
Crossing Fishing Creek
60.2
96.9
4285 ft.
Highway exit
Access to Dead Man Flats, AB. Green Acres, AB Campground &R.V. Park 15 sites Three Sisters Campground, AB, & R.V. Park 36 Sites
62.8
101.0
4304 ft.
Emergency Telephone Call Box
Highway pullout
65.0
104.6
4298 ft.
Highway Exit
Access to Exshaw, Alberta, Lac Des Arc, Alberta.
66.9
107.6
4288 ft.
Cement Plant
North of highway.
70.5
113.4
4314 ft.
Highway Exit
Access to highway #1a Bow Valley Provincial Park, Kananaskis District, Stoney Plain First Nations Reserve, Rafter Ranch Resort. Bow Valley Provincial Park Campground. 169 campsites (of which 37 have water and power hookups), playground, tables, hiking trails, fire pits, showers, boating, horseshoes, river fishing, canoeing.
70.8
114.0
4242 ft.

Driving west
71.6
115.3
4262 ft.
Highway Exit
Access to White Water Rafting
73.0
117.4
4236 ft.
Junction Route 40
Access to Kananaskis Country Recreation Area Peter Lougheed Alberta Provincial Park Campground.
77.1
124.0
4131 ft.
Highway pullout
Road side pullout
78.0
125.6
4124 ft.
Photo - View from highway.
Driving west on the Trans Canada Highway.
78.9
127.0
4199 ft.
Photo
View from highway, driving east.
79.9
128.6
4163 ft.
Highway Exit

81.3
130.9
4117 ft.
Highway Exit - Photo view from highway driving west
Access to North Morley Road, Services Kinki Village, Alberta Stoney Rodeo Centre, Alberta
83.1
133.7
4134 ft.
Highway Exit - Photo view from highway driving west
Access to Bear Hill Road
83.1
133.7
4134 ft.
Photo
View from highway (driving west)
86.1
138.6
4567 ft.
Highway Exit
Access to Scott Lake Road, elevation 1410 mts
86.1
138.6
4567 ft.
Photo
View from highway
88.7
142.8
4357 ft.
Junction of Highway # 68
Access to Campground
91.2
146.8
4262 ft.
Highway pull out
Telephone emergency call box
91.2
146.8
4255 ft.
Highway exit
Government weigh scales, vehicle inspection station, Telephone
93.1
149.9
4203 ft.
Highway Exit
Access to Heritage Road
95.3
153.3
4114 ft.
Highway exit
Access to Ridge Road
96.4
155.2
4068 ft.
Highway exit
Access to Jumping Pond Road
98.9
159.1
4039 ft.
Pullout
Access to Emergency Call Box.

99.4
160.0
4065 ft.
Junction Route 22
South to Bragg Creek, Alberta.

104.1
167.5
3907 ft.
Highway pullout
Telephone Emergency call box
104.5
168.2
3940 ft.
Highway exit
Camping and R V Park
106.5
171.4
3842 ft.
Highway exit
Access to Old Banff Coach Road
107.3
172.7
3930 ft.
Calgary, Alberta City Limits
Attractions in and around Calgary Alberta: Home of The Calgary Stampede, Alberta - Calgary Zoo - Calgary Science Center - Aero Space Museum of Calgary - Calaway Park - Calgary Tower - Canada Olympic Park, Alberta - Fort Calgary - Glenbow Museum - Calgary Heritage Park Historical Village - Calgary Race City Motor Park - Glenbow Museum, Calgary.
109.7
176.5
3681 ft.
Highway exit
Access to Stoney Trail
110.7
178.2
3684 ft.
Highway exit
Access to Canadian Olynpic Hall of Fame, Alberta.
111.6
179.6
3556 ft.
Highway exit
Access to Sarcee Trail, south to Highway # 2 and Highway # 8
112.2
180.5
3501 ft.
Bridge Crossing
Crossing The Bow River, Alberta.
114.5
184.3
3599 ft.
Highway exit
Access to Calgary, Alberta, City Centre(14th Street west) Photo - Looking east at downtown Calgary, Alberta
114.9
184.9
3576 ft.
Highway access
Access to University of Calgary, Mann Stadium
115.1
185.2
3602 ft.
Highway Access
To Crowchild Trail, south to Highways # 2 and highway #8
115.1
185.2
3599 ft.
Highway access
Access to Crowchild Trail north to Highway #1a
116.1
186.8
3579 ft.
Highway Access
To Southern Alberta Institute of Technology College. (S.A.I.T.)
117.8
189.5
3550 ft.
Highway access
Access to Edmonton Trail
118.1
190.0
3550 ft.
Highway exit - Junction of Alberta Highway # 2
Access Deerfoot Trail, Highway #2, North to Airdrie, Alberta, Red Deer, Alberta and Edmonton, Alberta. For travel north, - see Milebymile.com Alberta Highway Travel Guide - City of Edmonton to City of Calgary for driving directions.

118.1
190.0
3550 ft.
Highway exit - Junction of Alberta Highway # 2
Access Deerfoot Trail, Highway #2, South to communities of Okotoks, Alberta, High River, Alberta, Claresholme, Alberta, Pincher Creek, Alberta, Fort MacLeod, Alberta, Lethbridge, Alberta - For travel south see Milebymile.com Alberta Highway # 2 Alberta Road Map Travel Guide Calgary to Fort MacLeod for driving directions.

119.1
191.6
3442 ft.
Start finish of Highway Travel Guide - e
East access to Strathmore, Alberta, Brooks, Alberta, Medicine Hat, Alberta. For Travel east on this highway, see Milebymile.com - Alberta Trans Canada Highway # 1 Travel Guide - Calgary to Saskatchewan / Alberta Provincial Border, for driving directions.