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“The Fairest of them All” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Moraine Lake

Moraine Lake
Moraine Lake Rd. off Great Divide Hwy., Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Mountain Lakes and Waterfalls Day Trip from Banff
Ranked #3 of 16 Attractions in Lake Louise
Type: Bodies of water, Nature & Parks
Activities: Hiking, Getting married
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Owner description: This beautiful lake nestled in the mountains is best known for its appearance on the back of the Canadian dollar bill.
Winnipeg, Canada
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“The Fairest of them All”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2012

Absolutely, stunningly beautiful! A total MUST see! So worth the drive from Lake Louise. Take a boat out on the lake and see how the surrounding trees and mountains reflect in the water. Then climb the moraine and look out over the water. Very nice restaurant in season (summer), lots of parking and clean facilities.

Visited August 2012
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“MORAINE LAKE”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

This is one of the most beautiful lakes I have ever seen. We came upon this lake by accident on our way up to Lake Louse not knowing what would be down this narrow road. to the left before getting up to Lake Louise. Do not miss this place. We were there about ten years ago.

Visited July 2012
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“My favorite place on the planet”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

There are some place you visit that just envoke awe. This is one of them. Actaully the best of the ones I have found so far in my lifetime. Absoloutely stunning. Moraine Lake and the Valley of the Ten Peaks doesn't take a backseat to it's neighbor in the Canadien Rockies, Lake Louise.

Visited August 2012
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“Breath-taking!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

This is the most beautiful lake i've seen. Go there in the morning so you could see the reflection of peaks on the turquoise water. It's hard to leave.

Visited October 2012
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Tyler, Texas
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“Way better than Lake Louise”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

A slightly longer drive but so worth it. It was just beautiful. I would also suggest going to Lake Minnewonka - even larger and just a beautiful drive. We went back again in the same week so we could see more wildlife.

Visited October 2012
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