Trail Condition Report

Yoho National Park of Canada

Updated: July-19-18

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GENERAL CONDITIONS
Trails are mostly dry. Some snow is still present at higher elevations and on some mountain passes.  

Whaleback seasonal bridge is in place.

SAFETY WARNINGS



  • Traveling in bear country - Look ahead and watch for tracks & droppings. Travel in a group and make noise. Carry bear spray and know how to handle an encounter. Report bear sightings and encounters to Parks Canada staff: (403) 762-1470.

Lake O'Hara Campground Availability Report

The reservation office for campers and commercial groups ONLY is open.
Please call 250-343-6433 to make a reservation.

Our office hours are 8 am to 12 pm, and 1 pm to 4 pm Mountain Time.
We are open Monday to Friday from June 18th - October 4th.

Dates available: Oct. 2-3.

Condition Comments
West End Trails
Condition Comments
Mount Hunter Lookout - Lower Good Mainly dry.
Mount Hunter Lookout - Upper Good Mainly dry.
Wapta Falls Good Mainly dry.
Hoodoo Creek Good Mainly dry.
Emerald Lake Area
Condition Comments
Burgess Pass from TCH Good / Fair Mainly dry.
Emerald Lake Loop Good Mainly dry.
Emerald Basin Good Mainly dry.
Yoho Pass Good Mainly dry.
Hamilton Falls Good Mainly dry.
Hamilton Lake Good Mainly dry, trees down on trail.
Wapta Highline Good Mainly dry, trees down on trail.
Emerald River Good Mainly dry.
Burgess Pass from Emerald Lake Fair Mainly dry, trees down on trail.
East End Trails
Condition Comments
Sherbrooke Lake Good Mainly dry.
Paget Lookout Good Mainly dry.
Ross Lake Good Mainly dry, trees down on trail.
Yoho Valley Area
Condition Comments
Little Yoho Valley Not recommended Avalanche debris on trail
Iceline via Celeste Lake Good / Fair Mainly dry. Some snow patches.
Laughing Falls Good Mainly dry.
Yoho Glacier Good Mainly dry, trees down on trail.
Whaleback Good / Fair Snowpatches
Twin Falls Good Mainly dry.
Cycling Trails
Condition Comments
Tally-Ho Trail Good Mainly dry.
Lake O`Hara
Please stay on trails. Vegetation very sensitive to footprint.
Condition Comments
Lake O`Hara Good Mainly dry. STAY ON TRAIL
Wiwaxy Gap Good Mainly dry. STAY ON TRAIL
Huber Ledges Good Mainly dry. STAY ON TRAIL
Lake Oesa Good Mainly dry. STAY ON TRAIL
Yukness Ledges Good Mainly dry. STAY ON TRAIL
East Opabin Good Mainly dry. STAY ON TRAIL
Opabin Plateau / Oesa Lakes Trails Good Mainly dry. STAY ON TRAIL
West Opabin Good Mainly dry. STAY ON TRAIL
Opabin Highline & Plateau Good Mainly dry. STAY ON TRAIL
All Soul's Prospect Good Mainly dry. STAY ON TRAIL
All Soul`s Traverse Alpine Route Fair / Good Snowpatches at higher elevations
Big Larch Good Mainly dry. STAY ON TRAIL
Lake McArthur Good Mainly dry. STAY ON TRAIL
Odaray Highline Good Mainly dry. STAY ON TRAIL
Odaray / McArthur Lakes Trails Good Mainly dry. STAY ON TRAIL
Linda Lake/Morning Glory Lakes Good Mainly dry. STAY ON TRAIL
Linda Lakes Trails Good Mainly dry. STAY ON TRAIL
Cathedral Basin Good Mainly dry. STAY ON TRAIL
McArthur Valley Trail to Ottertail/Goodsir Pass Junction Closed Caution
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