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.

Getting here

Location

Yoho Valley (accessible only on foot)

8.5 km from the Takakkaw Falls parking lot in Yoho National Park, British Columbia

Map not exact

Twin Falls Chalet

 
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. 

Twin Falls - Trail Description

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 operation

July 1 to September 4. Complete schedule

Free admission in 2017. Other fees still apply. Detailed fees list

 

Facilities and services

Dogs on leash
Lookout Lookout