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Shannon Falls Provincial Park

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Address: Squamish, British Columbia V0N 1H0, Canada
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+1 800-689-9025
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Fee: No
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Beautiful waterfalls just outside of Squamish, easily accessible off the...

Beautiful waterfalls just outside of Squamish, easily accessible off the Sea to Sky Highway.

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Winter Tour: Whistler and Shannon Falls Full-Day Tour from Vancouver

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Nice little walk

Was a great stopping point during our trip up to Whistler, the hike itself was quite nice and very easy for any skill level. You could see the waterfall by only walking a few... read more

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Was a great stopping point during our trip up to Whistler, the hike itself was quite nice and very easy for any skill level. You could see the waterfall by only walking a few hundred meters, and continue up for more of a hike with some different views. You can also walk up the road to the Sea to Sky... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the 3rd highest waterfall in British Columbia. Even in snow in winter, the falls is still running and does not completely freeze. We stopped here for a driving break and to enjoy the beautiful scenery. Highly recommended short hike through beautiful cedar and fir trees.

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Hasselt, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These falls are a short walk from the parking lot and all on asfalt paths. The falls are 335m high and very impressive. Nice little souvenir shop in a small wooden building.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here on the way to Squamish, it's a beautiful waterfall and is easily accessible. For people who don't want to hike up the hill, you can walk up to a viewing area near the bottom of the waterfall. It's right beside the highway and worth stopping just to take a look.

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Courtenay, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great short walk through a forested trail to the great waterfall. Exceptional when the water is running fast & hard. Be sure to take your camera.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pop in and look at if frozen. Bring grippy boots or crampons as it's a Ivey walkway but holy is it breathtaking once you get up to falls. Easy and awesome. Take five mins out of your busy schedule and treat yourself

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Squamish, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I live in Squamish and stop by Shannon Falls often for a short visit and dog walk. We are having a very cold snap here now. Temperatures lower than usual even for our short winter season. I stopped by the falls yesterday to see what the temperatures are doing to them. Wow! It's so beautiful! A winter wonderland! And I... More 

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Harcourt, Canada
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walked from the gondola car park to the fall. Unfortunately no one warned you that the path is very icy and slippery coming from that side. The approach from the car park at the fall is slightly less icy. If you are thinking of walking to the fall from the gondola please take care. You really need to have... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The falls are beautiful, even more so in winter when they are somewhat frozen. Short easy stroll from the carpark to the falls. Toilet and picnic facilities available. We loved playing in the snow at the picnic area.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped enroute to Whistler. It was a short walk in about 500m through the snow to the viewpoint. The falls are spectacular though we're almost frozen over completely.

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