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Bertha Falls

Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Beautiful!

Within walking distance from any location in town. Majestic! Caught on camera a rainbow over the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Edmonton66
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Edmonton, Alberta
A nice hike, but gets crowded

The first part of this hike is the same as the trail to Goat Haunt, which we had done the previous... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
CdnMtnGal
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Toronto, Ontario
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Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta, Canada
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"great hike"
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"upper waterton lake"
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"steep sections"
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"viewing point"
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"trail continues"
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"elevation gain"
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"easy hike"
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"worth the effort"
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"moderate hike"
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"bring water"
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"walking stick"
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"crypt lake"
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"in town"
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Within walking distance from any location in town. Majestic! Caught on camera a rainbow over the falls.

Thank Edmonton66
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Reviewed October 22, 2017

The first part of this hike is the same as the trail to Goat Haunt, which we had done the previous day, so in effect, we hiked part of the same trail twice in 2 days. Going up to the falls is a typical Rocky...More

Thank CdnMtnGal
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Reviewed October 3, 2017

Beautiful views of the lake and town. Trails are well marked and the falls was worth the hike. The trail could be done by families.

Thank Gary L
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Reviewed September 17, 2017

This is a relative easy hike that starts in Waterton and brings you in no time up into the mountains from where you have great views down the lake or back onto Waterton townsite. The waterfalls are pretty and great for pictures. Along the trail...More

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Reviewed September 14, 2017

Very easy hike to Bertha Falls and you can continue onto Bertha Lake. Very easy and family friendly. A lot of switchbacks. Great views. And if you continue onto Bertha Lake it is very much worth it.

Thank Brian D
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Reviewed September 1, 2017

This is a moderate hike with a few steep sections of the trail. The views of Waterton Lake and the mountains on both sides of Bertha Creek valley are well worth the effort. The falls are nice but nothing too special. It is the walk...More

Thank BarryMcNeill
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Reviewed August 29, 2017

Relatively short hike. Nice views and waterfall. Not as stunning as other hikes in the park (i.e. Crypt Lake). But worth it if you have a spare 1/2 day. Good for kids. We saw a bear on this trail, which added to the excitement!

Thank Abby0112
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Reviewed August 28, 2017

The hike to Bertha Falls is relatively easy and the hike from the falls to the lake has a 1000 foot elevation gain in 2 miles. Great views at the lake and a 3 mile trail around the lake

Thank Lawito
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Reviewed August 27, 2017

Wow what a great trek to Bertha Falls. It has some elevation gain but nothing like Bears Hump. Lovely little creek offers a couple of neat places to sit and contemplate life with the serenity of rushing water pulsing past. We went on to Bertha...More

Thank Melinda M
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Reviewed August 21, 2017

An amazingly ng experience from just a short hike off the end of the paved road. Wonderful improvements to the viewing platforms.

Thank gd454
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H0nestH0telReview
October 5, 2017|
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Response from JJawandering | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know the trail is closed. Best for you to check the trail status report on the Parks Canada, Waterton website. You could also give them a call.
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Kelly F
June 16, 2015|
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Response from IamVagabondDotCom |
They might find a few bears ..
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