Secondary Highway 540B -

Highway 540B is a short loop highway leading from Highway 540 into Gore Bay, that rejoins Highway 540 just 1.2km beyond the initial intersection

Secondary Highway 540B Shield

  Western Terminus:  Junction Highway 540 just southwest of Gore Bay

Eastern Terminus:  Junction Highway 540 and 540B just south of Gore Bay

Length:  5.1km

Multiplexes:  None

Orientation: East-West

Regions Served: Manitoulin District

AADT (2002):  Highest:  1,750, from Highway 540/542 to Gore Bay East Limits;

                             Lowest:  1,100, from Gore Bay West Limits to Highway 540 West Jct.

Road Info:  Highway 540B is very typical of other secondary highways found on Manitoulin Island.  Rural sections of highway are posted at 80km/h, while in Gore Bay the speed limit is a much more modest 50km/h.


Highway 540B information:  

Detailed Route information available below
Virtual Tour of Highway 540B

Communities and Intersections along and Highway 542 from West to East:

Proper Municipality Name Community Name Distance Intersecting Road
Township of Gordon ----- 0km / 5.1km Secondary Highway 540
Township of Gordon Gore Bay West Limits 0.7km / 4.4km -----
Township of Gorodon Gore Bay East Limits 4.4km / 0.7km -----
Township of Gordon ----- 5.1km / 0km Secondary Highway 540 & Secondary Highway 542
Highway 540B Ends

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Page last updated:  June 22nd, 2008

Page created:  June 22nd, 2008