Plan your visit
Book a backcountry stay in a historic log tea house in the Canadian Rockies. Or, stop on a day hike at Twin Falls Tea House to view the phenomenal side-by-side cascades of Twin Falls from this historic spot.
Yoho Valley (accessible only on foot)
8.5 km from the Takakkaw Falls parking lot in Yoho National Park, British Columbia
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By car and on foot
Twin Falls Tea House National Historic Site can be reached only on foot. It is a pleasant 3 hour hike (one-way) from the Takakkaw Falls parking lot. To reach the parking lot, drive west of Lake Louise, Alberta or east of Field, British Columbia. Turn off onto the Yoho Valley road 33 km west of Lake Louise or 3.5 km east of Field, British Columbia. Drive to the end of the scenic Yoho Valley road and park at Takakkaw Falls.
Please note: GPS is unreliable in the mountains. Yoho Valley road is open mid-June through mid-October. RVs and trailers are not permitted due to steep switchbacks. There is no public transportation in Yoho National Park.
Hours of operationJuly 1 to September 4. Complete schedule
Free admission in 2017. Other fees still apply. Detailed fees list