Secondary Highway 626 -

Highway 626 is the busy access road from the Trans-Canada Highway into the northern community of Marathon.  The road was downloaded to Marathon in 1997.  It is now known only as Peninsula Drive

Secondary Highway 626 Shield

  Southern Terminus:  Penn Lake Road in Marathon

Northern Terminus:  Junction Highway 17 north of Marathon

Length:  3.9km

Multiplexes:  None

Orientation: North-South

Regions Served: Thunder Bay District

AADT (1994):  2,300, for the entire length of Highway 626

Status:  Totally downloaded.  Highway 626 was not assigned a number, but rather named Peninsula Road.

Road Info:  Highway 626, is in good shape for a secondary highway, despite being downloaded to the small town of Marathon.  Rural stretches of Highway 626 are posted at 80km/h.


Highway 626 information:  

Detailed Route information available below
Virtual Tour of Highway 626 (Coming Soon!)

Communities and Intersections along and Highway 626 from South to North:

Proper Municipality Name Community Name Distance Intersecting Road
District of Thunder Bay Marathon 0km / 3.9km Penn Lake Road
Towship of Marathon ----- 3.9km / 0km King's Highway 17
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Page last updated:  March 6th, 2008

Page created:  March 6th, 2008