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Skaha Bluffs Provincial Park

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Lakeside Road and Smythe Road, Penticton, British Columbia, Canada
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All reviews rock climbers hiking trails grand canyon nice hike well marked trails outdoor adventure close to town a great place to spend all ages hikers climbing cliffs sheep hundreds viewpoint leash bighorn
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everyone around the world is getting to know Skaha Bluffs. It is a great place to just go for a short was or a long hike and dog walkers (must be on leash). Excellent climbing, mountain biking for all ages. Skaha Bluffs has parking being...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ryan A
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

This is not the KVR hiking trails. Lots of steep narrow up and down portions on the trails. Give yourself lots of time. We only went as far as the Wave and it took 1.5 hour round trip. Some nice views. The rock climbers can...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank giffenk
Reviewed 8 October 2018

This is a climbers' mecca - but don't let that scare you away. This gem of a provincial park offers lovely trails with great views of Skaha lake - and the added bonus of being able to see climbers tackle the gnarly routes on the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

This place is definitely best known for it's rock climbing, but the hiking is also worth while. There is a large network of trails and some good viewpoints to admire the lake or cheer on the climbers! Wear good hiking shoes as some of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Periyata
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

High cloud and a cooler temp made for perfect hiking weather. We spent 3 hours wandering around the trails and watching some climbers. Great exercise and beautiful viewpoints. Highly recommended!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Q4953VDrobertd
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Trail starts out on a level and then as you get close to the mountain it becomes more challengiing. Right beside the mountain it became very challenging as the path was just rocks and became more steep. Worth gettiing to the top though

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Carol K
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Skaha Bluffs Provincial Park is great for hiking and rock-climbing and located about fifteen minutes south of Penticton on the East side of the valley. Most of the hikes are three-four hours round-trip with an elevation gain of about 500 metres from the upper parking...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank bajabound488
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Skaha Bluffs park is an exciting place to visit for many reasons. Originally set aside as a place for rock climbers to continue to have access to 55 crags developed for sport climbing it is now a full-featured Provincial Park. Skaha climbing is outstanding, rivalling...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ClimbngShuksan
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Spending a sunny Saturday walking the trails at Skaha Lake Provincial Park was perfect. A short drive from Penticton takes you into the heart of a very beautiful forest. There are a variety of trails to choose from and all present great views. There are...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Yvonne B
Reviewed 8 June 2018

The star attraction at this park are the many climbing routes for serious mountain climbers. Climbing is a bit too much white-knuckle & adrenaline for us, and so we just wandered some of the trails. The trails are well maintained, and you get into a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Jace F
3 July 2017|
Response from trey347 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I am not aware of any caves in the area, just superb rock climbing.
Jace F
3 July 2017|
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Response from Yvonne B | Reviewed this property |
To my knowledge, there are no caves but there is rock climbing.