Pumpkin Route

  • Description

    Officially known as Unnamed in the local guidebook, this great route on the west end of Yamnuska’s south face is better known by locals as the Pumpkin Route, for the very large pumpkin that is painted on the wall at the top of the last pitch.

  • Grade

    5.7
  • Duration

    6-8hrs
  • Aspect

    S
  • Length

    220m

  • Directions

    Kananaskis Country (Bow Valley Wildland Prov. Park). From Canmore, drive east on Hwy 1A for 26km to the Yamnuska parking lot.
  • Approach

    Follow the steep climbers trail up to the base of the cliff/route (1hr+).

  • Descent

    Hike down the west side hiker's trail back to the car. 

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