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Shannon Falls Provincial Park

Squamish, British Columbia V0N 1H0, Canada
+1 800-689-9025
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Summer Tour: Whistler and Shannon Falls All-Day Tour from Vancouver
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Beautiful waterfalls just outside of Squamish, easily accessible off the Sea to Sky Highway.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Squamish, British Columbia V0N 1H0, Canada
+1 800-689-9025
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Reviewed yesterday

The waterfall is at its peak in the springtime months, when snow melt occurs from the snowfields and mountaintops above. Bring a wide lens to take it all in. Down below, near the parking lot, there are pools of water to dip your feet into...More

Thank outdoors_enthusiast
Reviewed yesterday

On the way to Sea-to-Sky Gondola, stopping by Shannon Fall is a must. The track to the fall was quite rocky for my electric scooter. Initially I thought I would just miss it and let my family take pictures to show me. Then my wife...More

Thank Philip C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great for a hike and for photographers! I totally recommend this stop on the way to Whistler! Very much worth it

Thank MasinaBC
Reviewed 1 week ago

These Falls are higher than the Niagara Falls, much narrower and secluded on the mountain side. Once named the Ferry Falls, the water drops at a tremendous speed, falling down just in front of a picnic area. This is a must see. Take 15 minutes...More

1  Thank Patrick W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a stunning waterfall and it is majestic! However, not the best for photographs. I really liked all of the hiking trails around the falls. The Chief peak 1 and 2 were awesome! I recommend doing at least one of them!

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We saw the signs off highway 99 and decided to pull over and check it out. Trails are well maintained and part of the Canadian trail system, you can walk to Whistler from there , 23 KM's. Great views of Shannon Falls, not far from...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to stop here for a picnic and a stroll There is a snack bar but mainly ice cream. Lots of picnic tables and restroom. A nice walk to the falls which were spectacular. There are a few hikes to do but my husband is...More

Thank Peggy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very pretty spot. There were hardly any people there. The grounds were pristine. The falls were spectacular. It was well worth it.

Thank Vivian B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Surprised us how forceful the water was. Higher than Niagara Falls. Water so clear. Awesome photos. I guess it can freeze but not every winter. Just gorgeous setting against sun and blue sky!!

Thank Kathy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a spectacular sight. You certainly can't avoid doing this together with the Gondola. What a photo op.

Thank Fastwalker4me
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is there a good place to get a photo of entire falls with a tripod?
27 August 2015|
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Response from Orancathy | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you should be able to take a good photo of nearly the entire falls from one of the look off points.
What's the best vantage point for getting a photo of entire falls?
27 August 2015|
Response from Nancy T | Reviewed this property |
The sea to sky gondola has a good view of the entire falls.
Anita B
I am wondering if the hike is 5 hours round trip?
7 April 2015|
Response from Nancy T | Reviewed this property |
If you go to the Shannon Falls Provincial Park or BC Parks website, they'll give you all the information you need to plan your trip.