Burgess Shale, Yoho National Park

#5 of 29 in Trails in Kootenay Rockies
World heritage site · Historic Site · Hidden Gem · Hiking Trail
Burgess Shale is located in Yoho National Park. Work out when and for how long to visit Burgess Shale and other Yoho National Park attractions using our handy Yoho National Park trip app.
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  • Kelsey was our delightful and entertaining guide on September 8, 2019. Not having much interest or background in geology or paleontology, I was somewhat skeptical about spending 10+ hours hiking in...  more »
  • My husband and I hiked to the Walcott Quarry on July 30th with Parks Canada. Our guide was Vickie, with her patient and able assistant Ella. Vickie did a great job providing information and...  more »

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