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Yoho National Park Rock Climbing 


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Location: 51.39802, -116.49182 View Map  Incorrect?
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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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17 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:
Guinness Gully   WI4     Ice, 3 pitches, 850'   Mount Dennis
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
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: Carlsberg Column is on the left most route, of the...

Carlsberg Column WI5  North America : Canada : ... : Mount Dennis
You won't find a more classic WI5 anywhere in the Rockies! Carlsberg forms up every year and is guaranteed to satisfy. Climb steep ice for 50m to a fixed station on the right. This pitch is usually the crux. A second shorter pitch leads to the top, and a belay/rappel station on the left.A series of short, easy steps can be found above, but are rarely done....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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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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