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Yoho National Park

Plan a guided hike

Hold a 505 million year old fossil in your hand. Explore the remains of an ancient sea in the sky with hands-on activities and storytelling. Book early as these popular hikes fill up fast and are limited to a maximum of 12 people per hike. Professional guided hikes to Burgess Shale locations are offered by both Parks Canada and the Burgess Shale Geoscience Foundation.

Map of hike locations


The Burgess Shale | Discover 505 million year old fossils | UNESCO World Heritage

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