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Wapta Falls

Yoho National Park, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-343-6783
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“gravel road” (6 reviews)
“tree roots” (6 reviews)
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Yoho National Park, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The falls were way more impressive than any other in the region. The walk there takes about 30 minutes but it's easy walking. So make sure to plan it in for a stop. The distance also makes it a no go destination for all the...More

Thank Immerenga
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Much less crowded than Lake Louise and Jasper area so we did some day hikes here. Lots of scenery and some elk

Thank tornillo2015
Reviewed 30 September 2017

On the way to or from Banff, make sure to stop at Wapta Falls! An easy 2.5km hike and you're above the falls. For the more adventurous, you can walk down to the bottom too! On clear and sunny days, the scenery behind the falls...More

Thank Christian G
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

If you love the sound of falling water then this is beautiful. Easy walk and beautiful on the eyes. Worth a stop.

Thank Kevin G
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We were driving to see the Wapta Falls, but could not find the turnoff. It turns out when you are going west they do not have a turnoff or sign for Wapta Falls. We were out of the park before we realized we did not...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This is my kinda hike --- the kind with a big payout at the end. The hike is over mostly level ground until the end when you descend to see the falls. We happened to be there after a big storm and there were over...More

Thank darwinmoore
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Just of Highway 1 follow the road to the parking area and rake the trail to the top of the falls. It is an easy going trail of approximately 2.3 km with minimal elevation gain. We did not visit the bottom of the falls since...More

Thank Ernst t
Reviewed 15 September 2017

If you are in. Banff or headed towards Jasper, don't skip Yoho. Wapta Falls will really drop your jaw! After about a 30 -45 minute walk along a wooded trail, you will hear a roar. And when you see these falls, you will be amazed....More

Thank oldtimetraveler66
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The two main attractions of Yoho NP are Takakkaw Falls and Emerald Lake and for good reason. They are simply world class destinations and people do travel from all over the world to see them. However, if you are going to Yoho you should definitely...More

Thank maritimeexplorer
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Just off the highway is an amazing place. A bumpy 2k drive down a gravel road takes you to an unassuming path. Took 24 mins to reach the falls from the lot. The sound as your approach is an indication of things to come. When...More

Thank Richard J
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