King's Highway 72 -

Highway 72 leads northeast from Highway 17 through the Northwestern Ontario wilderness to Sioux Lookout.  The highway was unaffected by provincial downloading.

King's Highway 72 Shield.

  Southern Terminus:  Junction Highway 17 just west of Dinorwic

Northern Terminus:  Junction Highway 642 in Sioux Lookout.

Length:  68.7km

Multiplexes:  None

Freeway: No

AADT (2004): Highest: 3,300, from Highway 664, northerly to Sioux Narrows;
                             Lowest:  980, from Highway 17 north to Highway 664

Road Info: Not Available.


Highway 72 information:  

Detailed Route information available below
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Communities and Major Intersections along Highway 72 from South to North:

Proper Municipality Name Community Name Distance Intersection Name
District of Kenora ----- 0km / 68.7km King's Highway 17

At Melgund Road:  NB: Turn Left towards Sioux Lookout.  SB: Follow the ramp to the right towards Highway 17.

District of Kenora Dinorwic --- Melgund Road
District of Kenora ----- 16.1km / 52.6km (Brown's Fairview Camp Road)
District of Kenora Timber Edge Camp 32.2km / 36.5km -----
District of Kenora Patricia Corners 60.54km / 8.2km Secondary Highway 664
Municipality of Sioux Lookout Sioux Lookout South Limits 66.6km / 2.1km -----
Municipality of Sioux Lookout Sioux Lookout 68.7km / 0km Secondary Highway 642

Highway 72 ENDS

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Page last updated:  September 28h, 2007

Page created:  September 28th, 2007