Lake O'Hara

Yoho National Park

This sensitive alpine environment is home to exquisite hanging valleys, jewel-blue lakes and breathtaking vistas. An excellent trail network for the region is maintained by the Lake O’Hara Trails Club and Parks Canada. Access to this area is limited to provide high-quality and meaningful experiences for visitors and maintain Lake O’Hara’s unique alpine environment.

Plan early. Reservations are required to take the bus to Lake O’Hara for day use and camping from mid-June to early October.

Plan a trip

There are four ways to visit the Lake O'Hara area. Find everything you need to know to plan your best Lake O’Hara trip. Reservations are required, learn how to book your trip. 

Trail descriptions

Lake O’Hara is a collection of exquisite lakes and hanging valleys linked by a well-marked and well-maintained trail network.

Le Relais

The Lake O'Hara Trails Club operates Le Relais during the hiking season in cooperation with Lake O’Hara Lodge.

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