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Beautiful Group Of Lakes

After the visit of several well known lakes in BANFF we visited this group of lakes on the last... read more

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Beautiful and quiet

We went to several of the well-known lakes and decided to stop here on our last day. It's quiet... read more

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Vermilion Lakes Road, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 0C0, Canada
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After the visit of several well known lakes in BANFF we visited this group of lakes on the last day.The lakes are calm and offer picturesque views.It is soothing and calming to sit on the lakes. Unlike Other Lakes these are not crowded and you...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed today

We went to several of the well-known lakes and decided to stop here on our last day. It's quiet, calm, and peaceful. We only saw a few other people. We enjoyed sitting on the dock looking at the view.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank emama08
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On June 18th, we rented bicycles, and rode down to the lakes in the late morning, starting at Central Park in Banff. The bike trail is mostly flat, with gorgeous views of the surrounding mountains and valleys. The lakes themselves are crystal clear, beautiful, and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Laurie C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The background is off course just picture perfect, one can do many things here...we had our lunch picnic by the lake dock, some guys are into wild life watching and picture/video taking, while we also found even doing yoga right there...it's tranquil and calming for...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank OHDBandung
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Beautiful lakes, but no really much to do. A nice add on after the Fenland Trail, but for hikers not the best path, as you're walking right by the street with no real path. Better if you're going by car or bike.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed June 9, 2019 via mobile

Not much to say. Attended, saw swamp land around and loose trash. Rather disappointed. Going to try Lake Louise to see if that place is any nicer.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank NotPicky123
Reviewed June 9, 2019

Easy to get to from Fenland Trail, perhaps 1/2 hour further along. It runs along the highway so thee is traffic noise, but plenty of stunning scenery to distract you. A couple of little lookout/viewpoints t take advantage of ad plenty of ducks and birds...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Sarah C
Reviewed June 5, 2019

We have been to Banff twice now and I always make sure to hit Vermillion Lakes road at least once while there. it is so picturesq and peaceful that a lot of people take their lunches out there and just chill.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank DavidH10438
Reviewed June 3, 2019

This Vermilion Lakes has wetlands. There is a trio of lakes. It is not too far from Banff. There is hiking, biking, paddle boats and canoing. We had fun exploring these wetlands. Wow! Beautiful to admire Worthwhile to see!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Robby G C
Reviewed May 22, 2019

We drove around the Vermillion as we were leaving Banff. The view of the lakes was great. There were ducks on the lake and many people were out taking pictures and walking.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Response from Chris B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I'm not the person who saw the bears. We did see one up close right next to the parking lot at Minnewanka Lake, one along the road on the Icefield Parkway, and one in Waterton Lakes National Park. I think the chance of... More
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Response from anniezh2006 | Reviewed this property |
The Banff canoe club. Address: Corner of Wolf Street and Bow Ave, Banff Hours of Operation: 9am until 9pm Opening Day is May 14th 2016