Emergency crews are responding. Alberta highway 40 ( Forestry Trunk Road ) Traffic Condition. It is in some places a part of the Forestry Truck Road. See a list of provincially banned roads in the Road Ban List (unofficial) (PDF) document. Highway 40 is also known by a name on some maps as "The Bighorn Highway". More fun but longer, is Highway 40 from Highway 47 to Cadomin. Trans-Canada Highway Road Info & Speed Traps. Highway 13 will be closed from midnight Saturday to 5 a.m. Monday. Police are stopping all traffic. Hamlet of Benchlands. Both directions are affected. Highway 40. We did a loop from Canmore driving first on Hwy 742 (gravel road) and then Hwy 40 (asphalt) back to the starting point. Summer Village of Waiparous. Just past Robb on Highway 47 is the gravel Hinton road, about 50 km to Hinton. Alberta Highway 40 is closed 10 km north of Grande Cache due to a rock/mudslide. 2020-11-20 Roadnow. Highway 505 between Highway 2 and Highway 5. The part of Hwy 40 to Longview is equally beautiful. Highway 47 is a paved 50 clicks to Edson and the Yellowhead highway. A pickup truck and semi were in the collision at 7:45 a.m., but more semi trucks have since become involved. Road bans. Highway 40 is currently closed south of Grande Prairie due to a serious accident involving multiple vehicles at township road 692. Beyond the turnoff to Peter Lougheed Provincial Park, Highway 40 climbs to Highwood Pass (2,227 meters/7,310 feet), the highest road pass in Canada. Article content. The 50 km to Cadomin is unpaved but then Highway 40 is paved all the way to Grande Prairie. Alberta HighwayConditions.com provides easy access to Alberta road conditions, Alberta highway conditions, Alberta transit information, and Alberta weather in English and French.Find easy access to travel and traveler information including road conditions, freeway conditions, highway conditions, ferries, traffic, transit, and weather across Canada, and the United States in English and French. Expect major delays. Highways 13 and 40 will be closed Sunday and into Monday, according to Transport Québec. Mounties are on scene of an early morning two-vehicle crash that forced the closure of Highway 40 south of Grande Prairie. Alberta Emergency Alert says those in the following areas should prepare to evacuate on short notice: Richard's Road. A few kilometers up 47 is Robb and gas. Tweets by 511Alberta Highway 1 has been closed east of the Alberta border to Swift Current, Sask. 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