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Herbert Lake

Columbia Icefields Parkway, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
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First gem traveling north on Icefields Parkway

We must've stopped at every lake on the Icefields, and I'll always remember Herbert Lake for its... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Clint M
Beautiful Mirror Lake!!!

Definitely worth a stop; try visiting for Sunrise, if possible; this lake is very close Lake Louise... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kalyan P
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Columbia Icefields Parkway, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We must've stopped at every lake on the Icefields, and I'll always remember Herbert Lake for its beauty, serenity, and sheer natural pleasure.

Thank Clint M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely worth a stop; try visiting for Sunrise, if possible; this lake is very close Lake Louise area and is within a few kilometers once you are on the Icefields Parkway

Thank Kalyan P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had never stopped here before on my previous trips to the area. It is a lovely small lake visible from the highway. You can go to the parking area and take a short walk to the water and get even better pictures. The woods...More

Thank morrishj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the best lakes for a short stop along the way to Jasper. Good for taking really beautiful photos and reflections on the lake. A definite must visit.

Thank JustLoveToFly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lake Herbert has one of the most beautiful mirror views in Banff. The best time to take a picture is in early morning.

Thank Ching S
Reviewed June 18, 2017

This is a scenic spot on the icefields parkway. It is so picturesque in any weather. We were there on a beautiful cloudless day with blue skies. There are some really lovely photos on TripAdvisor on gray days, cloudy days, bright days. You get the...More

1  Thank AndreaMCTGB
Reviewed June 13, 2017

Easily accessible by road at the beginning of the Icefields Parkway, Herbert Lake is a beautiful mirror lake. The mountains reflect perfectly on the lake surface and except for the trees in my photo, I wouldn't have kn own which way is sky and lake.

Thank Marti R
Reviewed June 3, 2017

An absolutely stunning area that falls right into the rest of the scenery of Banff, the icefields, and Jasper.

Thank Danihinkkanen
Reviewed April 2, 2017

This is just a little lake that you may see on the Icefields Parkway either on your drive to or from Jasper to Lake Louise. There's a small pull off that isn't obvious if you are heading north on the highway. The best time to...More

1  Thank Skislikeagirl
Reviewed January 3, 2017

This lake is immediately next to the Icefield Parkway. It is very easy accessible from the road. We were all alone here in June. Lovely lake.

Thank traveladdict3500
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Msanngorgeous
April 1, 2015|
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Response from 270Loch | Reviewed this property |
Just follow the sign posts all places of interest are marked along the road. From Banff just set your GPS to Jasper.
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