Clapperton Falls  LbNA # 54467

Placed DateJun 10 2010
CountyBritish Columbia, CAN
LocationMerritt, BRC
Planted ByGold Country    
Found By
Last Found
Hike Distance?

Clapperton Falls

Seasonal access
Located 14.5 km north of Merritt on Hwy#5, only
accessible northbound.
No marked exit, watch for a yellow gate at the Kirby
gravel pit, make this right turn.
Keep to the left at each road fork and park ~1.5
km in, at the gravel pit.
The road splits behind the last gravel pile,
stop and listen; follow the sound of the falls.
About 20 feet from the gorge is a small crevasse on the right, the box is just over this edge.
This is a natural falls, with no safety barriers, please
use extreme caution.
Recommended to keep children and pets close at
ALL times.

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