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Wapta Falls (Golden)

  • Rec Site #:REC2065
  • Type:User Maintained
  • Fees:None
  • Campsites:2
  • Access:Road
  • Activities:Camping
  • Facilities:Tables
  • Site Operator:Unknown

Description And Directions

  • Site Description: The Wapta Falls site provides views of Wapta Falls from across the valley.

    The hiking trail, however, is on the other side of the river and is accessed by a different turn off the Trans Canada Highway in Yoho National Park.

  • Driving Directions: From Golden, travel east 25km on the Trans Canada Highway. Turn south (right) onto the Beaverfoot Forest Service Road. Wapta Falls recreation site is on the left at the 7km mark on the Beaverfoot Forest Service Road.

    To access the hiking trail to Wapta Falls in Yoho National Park, from the Beaverfoot FSR, continue east on Highway 1 for 5.4km. Turn south (right) on the Wapta Falls trail turnoff. Drive 1.8 kilometres on a gravel road to the parking area at the trailhead. Wapta Falls

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