Location / TransportationIrricana is located in Southern Alberta in the wide open spaces of the Canadian prairies. 35 minutes NE of Calgary, Alberta en route to the Drumheller Badlands off Hwy #9 or 18 minutes east of Airdrie, Alberta off Hwy #567, Irricana is located off two separate primary highways.
Taken from the 2011 census, Irricana's population now stands at 1162
The Town is located in the heart of the Canadian prairies but has the accessibility to all types of landscapes within close proximity.
The Drumheller Badlands with its beautiful Horseshoe Canyon, is located 45 minutes east of Irricana.
The majestic Rocky Mountains are approximately an hour and a half west of Irricana for those interested in world class skiing, golfing and hiking.
For people who enjoy water sports there are numerous lakes located within a short drive from Irricana as well.
Directly adjacent to Irricana is a glacially formed coulee teaming with natural prairie grasses and wild flowers, low lying brush, wildlife and curious rock formations, the result of thousands of years of erosion.
Transportation OverviewLoomis and Purolator provide courier service to the community. The Calgary International Airport is located 45 km south of Irricana. There is a small airport located north, 5 km east of the Town of Beiseker. The Canadian National Railroad runs through Irricana transporting grain and fertilizer.
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