At 1260', Takakkaw Falls is the 2nd highest waterfall in western Canada.
If traveling from the East (i.e. Calgary, Banff, Canmore, Lake Louise) take the Trans Canada highway 22 km past the Lake Louise exit and take a right turn onto Yoho Valley Road. Follow the signs to Takakkaw Falls.
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Takakkaw Falls 5.7 PG13 Trad, 12 pitches, 1260 feet
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Takakkaw Falls 5.7 PG13 International : Canada : ... : Takakkaw Falls Area
Length: 410m, 12 pitches Sun Exposure: receives lots of sunTime: 4 - 6 hours to climb the routeApproach: 30 - 45 minutesDescent: 2 hours car-to-car: 7 - 10 hours Difficulty: 5.7Rack: Cams: 0.5" to 2" (purple to yellow camalots), slings / drawsAn absolutely amazing climb for the position (climbs next to a gigantic waterfall), rock quality (stellar except the shale pitch), variety of climbing (face, chimney, steep, slab, etc...), and caving! ...[more] Browse More Classics in International