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Helmcken Falls

Clearwater, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-587-6406
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Half-Day Tandem Whitewater Kayaking
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“car park” (30 reviews)
“south rim” (5 reviews)
Clearwater, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-587-6406

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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the first waterfalls we came across going to Jasper and we glad we called in. Nice walk to falls also clean and tidy. The drop of the falls is impressive and is so tall it creates a spray. If you want decent photo's...More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 11 October 2017

really just go! It almost has a tropical feel to it. It is easily accessible - I'd say the easiest to get to from the parking lot out all of the falls... Also stop at Spahat first, then Dawson.

Thank Chrissy O
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

For sure not the most impressive waterfall you will ever see. But defenitely nice to visit. It has a good setting with some beautiful scenery.

Thank kjeld g
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Impressive falls and worth a visit if in the area as they are three times the height of Niagara. You might only want to spend a short time here and combine it with other places in the area for a day out.

Thank Sally_Tim
Reviewed 7 October 2017

These falls are spectacular. Words can't do them justice, all I can say is if you are anywhere near, make sure you don't miss out on visiting them.

Thank GrannyMBristol
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Beautiful falls and valley. Well worth the drive out to see it if you are staying in the area, not sure they are worth the extra miles if you are just passing through.

Thank ERDFirefighter
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely incredible. Fully worth the detour off the highway, almost 3x height of Niagra falls, need I say more?

Thank Madda4life
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

As as waterfall it's nice to see, but nothing that you should go out of the way to see. You get to look down on the 130m or so fall, but can't seem to get close enough to really experience its power.

Thank Travelling-Ninja
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Short walk . Panoramik picture on butiful fall . Wells grey national park have more falls and activity

Thank אורי ש
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

You can do the long trail or just go to the car park with a 5 min walk to an incredible sight. The falls are spectacular in all seasons and there are good explanatory signs around about the geology. Well worth seeing.

Thank Judy H
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17 June 2017|
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Response from okaggie | Reviewed this property |
The road is paved all the way to the falls. After this point (if kept going straight instead of making the left turn) the further roads in Wells Gray are gravel. The parking lot was partially paved. There were other lots I... More
1 March 2017|
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Response from RJT06 | Reviewed this property |
There is an RV park near Dutch Lake and another near the Wells Gray golf course close to the Falls
Terry S
23 July 2015|
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Response from Jeremy W | Reviewed this property |
3 or 4 minutes to the viewing platform through a wooded area.