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Address: Columbia Icefields Parkway, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada

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Lovely lake. Easy access from Icefield Parkway.

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.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed January 3, 2017
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Hasselt, Belgium

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Hasselt, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles 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.

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Taunton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

Need to arrive before the sun comes up and casts alpine glow over the mountain. There are great reflections in the lake. . Just be sure you don't drive past

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

Coming back from Jasper or Columbia Icefield, make a quick stop for excellent pictures and a quick rest.

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Kent UK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Closed this late in the season but we snuck in with the maintenance guys. A short walk from the car park gives you a stunning view.

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Zurich, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

A short stop to see a another beautiful sight and stretch your legs. Worth the stop as another lovely lake of amazing colour.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

This lake does not attract the coach parties so it is much more peaceful that many of the other lakes. Fascinating reflections so a great place for photographs. Nearby Lake Hector is also well worth a visit. We really enjoyed our stops at these lovely lakes.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

Just north of Lake Louise on Icefield Parkway. Easy parking and picnic area for walk by the lake especially in the fall>

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

A nice, lovely and uncrowded lake - a rarity in these parts during 'prime time'. It was great to just take it in. Seems easier to get to when heading south on the IP.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

almost overlooked this but the view drew me in. worth the stop if weather is co-operating, take a bit of a hike along the roadway to get the good angle, morning will give the best light for photos

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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

Natural wonder is duplicated here with a near perfect reflection from this dead flat lake, right by the roadside on the Icefields Parkway, great photo opp.....

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