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"Helmcken Falls" Top 5 Page for this destination Canada Things to Do Tip by MichaelFalk1969

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  Helmcken Falls
by MichaelFalk1969

Helmcken Falls is Canada's fourth highest waterfall: 141 metres high, about three times higher than Niagara Falls! From the park entrance, it is roughly 1/2 hour to the (rarely ever crowded) viewing platform of the falls. On the way, you pass the so-called "mushbowl" when crossing the Murtle River, a splashing river rapid not to be missed.

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  • Updated Sep 15, 2008
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