Sunwapta River & Falls, Jasper National Park

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    Sunwapta Falls

    by sunnywong Written Feb 25, 2003

    Sunwapta is a Stoney Indian word for "turbulent river". At the falls, the Sunwapta River abruptly changes course from northwest to southwest and plunges in a cloud of spray into a deep canyon.

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