Kicking Horse Canyon Project - Phase 3

Phase 3 East: Brake Check to Yoho National Park

Highlights

  • 4 -lane upgrade with median barrier
  • 3-metre shoulders to accommodate cyclists
  • Wildlife fencing & crossing structures
  • Replace Mt. Hunter Creek Bridge
  • Access consolidationCost: $66 million

Status: Construction began Sept.2008; open to traffic 2011

Phase 3 West: Golden Hill to West Portal

Highlights

  • Highway grade reduction, access consolidation, pedestrian \ cycling improvements, wildlife fencing & crossing structures
  • Established west portal for Phase 4 alignments through Canyon
    Delivery model: Public-Private Partnership

Cost: $53 million

Status: Final component completed 2013

 

Mt. Hunter Creek Bridge

Mt. Hunter Creek Bridge