Twin Falls via Yoho Valley Trail

Field, British Columbia

based on 3 reviews



10.92 miles

Elevation Gain

2274 ft

Route Type



Added by Tanner Thompson

Twin Falls via Yoho Valley Trail in Yoho National Park offers multiple waterfall views for the price of one hike!

An 18 km hike with approx 300 m elevation gain, with good variety, several waterfalls, Twin Falls themselves, Twin Falls Tea House (especially if it's open), a walk through a rock field with great views, a dried up lake bed.

Start at the Takakkaw Falls parking lot and follow the well marked trail towards Twin Falls. Along the way you will see several falls, and a few lookouts showcasing other falls in the distance. At 8km you get to twin falls where there are benches to sit at and enjoy the view. You can also take a different path back through a rock garden that meets back up with the main trail for a change of scenery.

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Twin Falls via Yoho Valley Trail Reviews

Amazing hike! One of my favorites. Definitely recommend doing the loop counter clockwise. Nothing too steep but a few more challenging sections. Well worth the distance for the payoff of all the falls. Especially Twin Falls

We did only the Takakkaw falls but they were amazing! It's only a short walk from the parking lot to get to the falls. Next time, we'll definitely do the long hike to see all the waterfalls in that region.

Takakkaw Falls is a gorgeous waterfall and when we went in July it was fully flowing from the glacier runoff! Definitely recommend exploring this whole area.

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