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Yoho National Park Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 4,082'
Location: 51.39802, -116.49182 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Ken Trout on Dec 12, 2010
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Description 

Yoho National Park has lots of climbing in British Colombia. Major alpine peaks with easy access are the President (3,138m), Vice President (3,066m), Mount Stephen (3,199m), and the peaks around Lake O'Hare. Well known ice climbs, like Takakkaw Falls, are found around Field, BC. For remote and gnarly, there are the Goodsirs (south is 3,562m).

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18 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Yoho National Park

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Yoho National Park:
Carlsberg Column   WI5     Trad, Ice, 2 pitches, 300'   Mount Dennis
Super Bock   WI5     Trad, Ice, 3 pitches, 600'   Mt. Stephen
Pilsner Pillar   WI6     Trad, Ice, 5 pitches, 700'   Mount Dennis
Cascade Kronenbourg   WI6     Trad, Ice, 2 pitches, 300'   Mount Dennis
Guinness Gully   WI4     Ice, 3 pitches, 850'   Mount Dennis
Takakkaw Falls   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13     Trad, 12 pitches, 1260'   Takakkaw Falls Area
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Featured Route For Yoho National Park
Rock Climbing Photo: Looking up Field of Dreams (right), and The Pillar...

Field of Dreams WI5  North America : Canada : ... : Yoho Valley Road Ice
A really fun waterfall with a long pitch of steep, sustained, excellent ice, combined with the 1.5 hour ski approach make for full day out. Be aware that the Yoho River must be crossed (frozen) to approach, be careful! It's best to climb 10m up ice steps to the right and a safe belay cave. The route starts out steep and stays that way, but a few bumps and waves along the way give the forearms a break....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

Photos of Yoho National Park Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Circus Circus on Mt Hunter, December 2016.
BETA PHOTO: Circus Circus on Mt Hunter, December 2016.
Rock Climbing Photo: Old Yoho Map contour interval: 250 feet six mile g...
BETA PHOTO: Old Yoho Map contour interval: 250 feet six mile g...

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