Highway 1 - Kamloops to Alberta - Four Laning

Upgrading the highway to a modern, 100 km/h, four-lane standard, will allow traffic to move more safely and efficiently. Communities will be better connected, and businesses will be better able to move their products throughout the province, through our ports and beyond our borders. 

The Province has committed $1.044 billion to upgrading Highway 1 between Kamloops and the Alberta border over the next three years under Budget 2020.

Highway 1 - Kamloops to Alberta - Four Laning Program - Current

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Travel Advisories

The Highway 1 - Kamloops to Alberta Four-Laning Program is underway and may create travel delays throughout the corridor. 

Public Consultations

Learn about public consultation opportunities and results for the Highway 1 - Kamloops to Alberta Four-Laning Program.

Completed Projects

Review completed projects in The Highway 1 - Kamloops to AlbertaFour-Laning Program.

Chase Four-Laning

Aerial view Hoffman's Bluff to Jade Mountain project area

This Highway 1 four-laning project will improve safety and reliability west of the Village of Chase for people travelling along this important corridor.

Salmon Arm West

Highway 1 Salmon Arm West Project - Preloading

This portion of the Highway 1 - Kamloops to Alberta program involves four-laning and other improvements along Highway 1 in west Salmon Arm, including intersection upgrades and construction of new frontage roads.

RW Bruhn Bridge

Artist Rendering of the RW Bruhn Bridge

The project involves four laning approximately 1.9 km of Highway 1 in Sicamous. The total project length is 2.45 km and includes replacement of the existing R.W. Bruhn Bridge with a new crossing and intersection improvements between Old Sicamous Road and Silver Sands Road.

Illecillewaet

Illecillewaet Overhead

This portion of the Highway 1 Kamloops to Alberta program involves expanding the existing brake check area and four-laning a 2 km section of highway 42 km east of Revelstoke.

Quartz Creek Bridge

Aerial photo of the Trans-Canada Highway over Quartz Creek

This portion of the Highway 1 Kamloops to Alberta program involves replacing the two-lane bridge crossing at Quartz Creek, 40 km west of Golden, with a new four-lane bridge, access improvements to forest service roads and widening 4.4 km of two-lane highway to four lanes.

Kicking Horse Canyon

Kicking Horse Canyon Phase 4 Banner

The Kicking Horse Canyon Project transforms 26 kilometres of narrow, winding two-lane highway into a modern four-lane, 100km/hour standard. Construction of the final phase will complete 4.8 kilometres and is expected to begin in 2020.

Kicking Horse Canyon Project

Completed Projects

The following are completed projects, from west to east along the Trans-Canada Highway 1.

Project Photos

Project Photos

The Kicking Horse Canyon winds through breathtaking scenery in the Rocky Mountains.

Highway 1 - Kamloops to Alberta - Photos

Project Videos

Project Videos

Watch some of the exciting work being done in the Kicking Horse Canyon.

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Plan your route, find out about current road conditions, or report a highway problem.

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TranBC Blog

TranBC Blog

Find stories about the transportation work on HIghway 1.

Answering your Highway 1 questions