• 8.2 km
  • 2.6 hours
  • Very Easy

Free Group Hike

Sat, Aug 6, 2011 1:00 PM

Meeting at Tickleberry's Ice Cream at 1pm in OK Falls. It is about a 1.5 hour drive from downtown Kelowna.

Tickleberry's Web Site:
http://www.tickleberrys.co‚Äãm/

Google Directions to Tickleberry's:
http://maps.google.ca/maps‚Äã?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geoc‚Äãode&q=Tickleberry%27s%2C+B‚ÄãC+to+kelowna%2C+bc&aq&sll=‚Äã49.529369%2C-119.485744&ss‚Äãpn=1.087461%2C2.219238&ie=‚ÄãUTF8&z=10

Trail Description

Okanagan Falls was named after its small twin waterfalls. Although they are no longer heavily cascading due to the flood control dam installed in the 1950s, the gentle rapids are still viewable at the Southern end of Skaha Lake.

On the West Side of the Okanagan River, you can follow a trail through the campground and continue out towards the park boundary. Along this trail lookout for birds, wildflowers, plants and wildlife. Animals spotted frequently include bighorn sheep, elk, bats, cougar, moose and bears.

Several fishing opportunities await for those interested, an interpretative sign create by the Okanagan National Fisheries Commission with information regarding this can be found by the campground.

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Creator: Josh Hoggan
Category:Short Hike
Seasons:Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall
Difficulty Rating:Very Easy
Difficulty Description:A very east flat walk.
Dogs:OK on Leash
Children:All ages.
Cell Service:Unknown
First Listed:2011-Aug-01
Last Updated:2014-Nov-02
Duration One-Way (solo):60 min
Duration Round-Trip (solo):120 min
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Distance:4.10 km (one-way)
Elevation at Start:340 meters
Elevation at End:346 meters
Elevation Minimum:339 meters
Elevation Maximum:349 meters
Elevation Gain:75 meters (one-way)
Elevation Loss:-69 meters (one-way)
Slope Up:3.20% (one-way)
Slope Down:-2.70% (one-way)
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