Takakkaw Falls & the Little Yoho Valley

Takakkaw Falls

Takakkaw Falls, Yoho National Park

Standing up to its name; a Cree word meaning “the magnificent”, Takakkaw Falls are the second highest falls in Western Canada, dropping a soaring 384m / 1260ft to valley bottom. The falls are easily accessible with only a short walk from the parking lot, which is located 13 km from the Trans Canada Highway, at Field, on the Little Yoho Valley Road.

Directions from Kicking Horse Mountain Resort to Takakkaw Falls HERE

Laughing Falls

Laughing Falls, 3.9km from Takakkaw Falls

Little Yoho Valley

The Little Yoho Valley, 9.3km from Takakkaw Falls, credit: Tom Dempsey, Photoseek

Twin Falls

Twin Falls, 7.9km from Takakkaw Falls