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Wedgemount Lake

Garibaldi Park, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
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Ranked #22 of 35 Attractions in Whistler
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

Ignoring the reviews and guide books which spoke of "the toughest hike in the Garribaldi Park", we just looked at the distance to be covered and went for it. It is very steep. Where we were staying offered views of the Armchair Glacier but only by going there could we see the lake. The photographs and reviews spoke of a... More

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This is an awesome challenging hike to a beautiful glacier feed turquoise lake. It's short in distance ~7km but pretty steep and has some rugged sections. We did in on a misty/rainy day and it took us about 3.5 hours going up. It was pretty cold and the rain/wind was picking up once we got to the top so we... More

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Whistler, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2012

It's a steep hike but it's not terribly long. Only 7k from the parking lot to the amazing lake. The lakeside hut is great as a base or one of the dozens of incredible-view tent pads. The glacier is close by and easily accessible and relatively safe to hike on as long as you stay away from the edges and... More

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