Located 27 km West of Lake Louise on Hwy. 1 (Trans Canada). Take the turn off of Highway 1 to "Takakkaw Falls;" drive past the Kicking Horse campground and continue on for 13km. Once Takkakaw Falls comes into sight, watch for the hostel/trailhead sign; parking is on the left hand side of the road.
Unfortunately, there is no available bus transportation to the hostel.
Yoho Valley Road Yoho National Park
Takakkaw Falls is the second-largest waterfall in Western Canada, measuring 384 metres from summit to base. Fed by an icefield's glacier melt, this waterfall provides a stunning vista - right from the hostel's front porch!
Generally from July to early September.