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Emerald Lake

International > N America > Canada > British Columbia > Rockies > Yoho NP
Access Issue: Park pass required Details

Description

One of the jewels of Yoho National Park. Area holds great ice routes, scrambles, alpine climbs and some bouldering.

Getting There

From Lake Louise(37.4km) take Trans Canada Hwy West just past the town of Field, BC. Take a right hand exit for Emerald Lake/Natural Bridge. Continue to the end of Emerald Lake Rd. Lots of daytime parking available.

From Golden(64.9km) take trans Canada Hwy East to left exit for Emerald Lake/natural Bridge. If you reach the town of Field you have gone too far.

Routes from Left to Right

WI3+ PG13
 1
Hamilton Falls
Ice
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Hamilton Falls
 1
WI3+ PG13 Ice

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Morning reflections at Emerald Lake. June 2015
[Hide Photo] Morning reflections at Emerald Lake. June 2015
Columbine along the shore of Emerald Lake. June 2015
[Hide Photo] Columbine along the shore of Emerald Lake. June 2015
Mount Burgess from Emerald Lake. June 2015
[Hide Photo] Mount Burgess from Emerald Lake. June 2015
Mount King from Emerald Lake. June 2015
[Hide Photo] Mount King from Emerald Lake. June 2015
Mount Vaux from Emerald Lake. June 2015
[Hide Photo] Mount Vaux from Emerald Lake. June 2015
Emerald Lake Area Map located at trail head.
[Hide Photo] Emerald Lake Area Map located at trail head.