Takakkaw Falls

Takakkaw Falls is a waterfall located in , near Field, British Columbia in . The falls have a total height of 373 metres, making it the 2nd tallest waterfall in Canada.

Landmarks in the Area

Historic site
The Twin Falls Tea House National Historic Site of Canada, located in , as a resting place for hikers and trail riders in the park. is situated 6 km northwest of Takakkaw Falls. Photo: Redonebird, CC BY-SA 3.0 de.

Paleontological site
The Walcott Quarry is the most famous quarry of the Middle Cambrian Burgess Shale, located in the Canadian Rockies of British Columbia, bearing the Phyllopod beds. is situated 7 km south of Takakkaw Falls.

Water feature
Emerald Lake is located in , , Canada. is situated 8 km southwest of Takakkaw Falls. Photo: Kadellar, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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