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Lake Louise

111 Lake Louise Drive, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
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Beautiful lake surrounded by woods and hiking trails.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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111 Lake Louise Drive, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Come for the view, spend the day to appreciate it all. Canoeing in the lake was a real highlight. Hiking is beautiful. Eat at the lakeside restaurant to soak it all in. Don't rush the time... Let the history of the place envelope you.

Thank Amy K
Reviewed yesterday

We were there on a light, snowy day in June. We walked a few of the trails. That was nice. Even in the bad weather, it was wall to wall people! Not my kind of nice. The next morning we walked back over to that...More

Thank Wendy K
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Walker from the Fairmont up to The mirror lake and up to lake Agnes. A great leisurely walk will take around 1 1/2 hours up and 40 minutes down. 2 ways up. The left being a little steeper. Or up one side and down the...More

Thank Hughes39golf
Reviewed yesterday

Very beautiful lake that is best visited early or late in the day. We were able to get parking in August in the main lot by arriving prior to 10 AM or after 5 PM. You definitely want to hike out on the lake trail...More

Thank OSU_Fan1967
Reviewed 2 days ago

What fun it was to go around the lake. My wife really loved it. It felt very safe to us, no problem with what we could see around the lake. So beautiful is the water color, they say the color does come from the ice....More

Thank AllyLilly
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very pretty lake with easy walking trails. We did not see any major animals while walking around the lake. The paths were crowded with sightseers. There are canoes for rent. Sunsets are spectacular.

Thank Mikesflorida
Reviewed 2 days ago

Dealing with the traffic and people is most worth the trip to Lake Louise. Catch the shuttle if it is open to avoid headaches. The canoe rental is definitely worth doing if you have the time! The scenery is breathtaking and there is mega hiking...More

Thank Maureen B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stunning views! Free shuttle bus from the train station in Banff goes straight to Lake Louise, very convenient! You won't regret going to Lake Louise! Also free shuttles go straight to the lake from then city

Thank S-Kastrup
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is the most amazing place in the world, albeit very full of tourists in August. We are all at one with the world here and have taken photos of us and our daughter and now granddaughter at the Lake in the same position, every...More

Thank Jan V
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you're in Banff or Calgary, make sure you get to Lake Louise and enjoy its beauty. The color of the water against the mountain backdrop along with the serenity of nature make it a perfect combination of perfection. I strongly recommend you to come...More

Thank chuckienguyen
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August 15, 2017|
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Response from Geddes_7 | Reviewed this property |
yes, a number.
April 30, 2017|
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Response from Allison M | Reviewed this property |
The Boathouse unless you have your own canoe ☺
Annette L
April 24, 2017|
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Response from debrakgrose | Reviewed this property |
Hi Annette ... There are canoe rentals at the boathouse on the west shore of the lake. However, life jackets are a must when you are canoeing, especially with children. It is a great experience, but I would ask at the... More