Yoho National Park


Yoho National Park Photography Guide

The Yoho National Park Photography Guide describes the best photo opportunities in Yoho National Park, including roadways and hiking trails.

Here are our favourite roadside photo spots in Yoho National Park:

  • Emerald Lake
  • Takkakaw Falls
  • Natural Bridge
  • Confluence of Yoho and Kicking Horse Rivers (along Yoho Valley Road)

For day hikers, here are the best Yoho National Park photo destinations, each of which is covered in our Yoho National Park Hiking section:

  • Lake O’Hara
  • Sherbrooke Lake
  • Paget Lookout
  • Iceline Trail
  • Wapta Falls

Lake O’Hara from the Alpine Circuit.

Yoho Wildlife Photography

For wildlife photographers, we recommend:

Canadian Rockies Wildlife Photography, an eBook by renowned wildlife photographer Wayne Lynch.

The book is divided into two sections:

HOW TO PHOTOGRAPH THE CANADIAN ROCKIES is an easy-to-understand instruction manual on Canadian Rockies wildlife photography, with chapters dedicated to equipment, composition, lighting, and destination-specific techniques.

WHERE TO PHOTOGRAPH CANADIAN ROCKIES WILDLIFE covers the entire region species by species, with Wayne Lynch describing specific locations ranging from Jasper in the north to Waterton Lakes in the south.