Albas Falls (Celista Creek)

 

North Shuswap
Distance: 3 km (round trip)
Difficulty: More Difficult
Duration: 1 Hour (round trip)
Trail Access / Features
Walk / Hike

Trail Description:

This approx 3 km loop trail, follows both sides of Celesta Creek, up from the shores of Shuswap Lake, through a series of five impressive waterfalls.

Access:

Approx 9.4 km west of Sorrento on Hwy 1, turn left onto Squilax-Anglemont Rd and follow it for approx 46 km to St. Ives. Continue along the Forest Service Rd approx. 32 km up the west side of Seymour Arm to the Albas Provincial Park sign and turn right. The falls drop in a series to the left of the road, with parking at the bottom of the road at the campsite. For water access, dock at Steamboat Bay, located on the other side of the creek from the campsite.

Access Map: Google Maps

Warnings:

CAUTION: The falls and canyon area can be very dangerous - fatalities have occurred. Observe signs and stay well back from the edge.