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It's kinda' why we're here...

It's not a big lake, but it IS very dramatic, gorgeous, wild, and of course the village is there as... read more

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Ydnar
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Kamloops, Canada
We saw black bear with two cubs

My husband, a friend and I visited Upper Waterton Lake the first week in September. The scenery was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
M J
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Austin, Texas
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Upper Waterton Lake, Waterton Lakes National Park, AB, Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

It's not a big lake, but it IS very dramatic, gorgeous, wild, and of course the village is there as well. Hiking, cruising, all that...sad that there were fires but the lake will never be diminished.

Thank Ydnar
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband, a friend and I visited Upper Waterton Lake the first week in September. The scenery was beautiful and there were no crowds. We saw black bear with two cubs. We enjoyed a scenic boat ride on Waterton Lake. There are many restaurants and...More

Thank M J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whether a sunny day or a foggy day with the clouds rolling over the mountains this is a breathtaking lake full of great topography & beauty. Whether you stay nearby or hike around the area - don’t miss!

Thank TXMARTINS
Reviewed August 12, 2018

so clean and pure and beautiful! enjoy this rare confluence of lake and mountain in geological time!!

Thank anengineeredtraveler
Reviewed August 7, 2018

We have visited Waterton 4 years ago but didn't have the chance to take a boat cruise. We took the evening cruise and we were thrilled with the trip. Our captain and crew were so fun and interesting! The beauty of the lake and the...More

Thank Cindi K
Reviewed August 5, 2018

The small town of Waterton is at Upper Waterton Lake. There are a few motels or inns. There is a lot walkway next to the lake for those who aren't exploring the lake by boat or kayak. But the nightlight is the gorgeous view of...More

Thank stulimom
Reviewed August 2, 2018

This glacier built lake is DEEP, at 400 ft. plus. The 2 hour boat tour to Goat Haunt, Montana, is THE way to see the lake.

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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

The staff were very kind and professional, great paddle boards, best two hours during the entire Waterton trip!

Thank Chelan S
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Definitely a must if in Waterton, great service and beauitful water and scenery, with options for diving if you’d like

Thank G S
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Upper Waterton Lake is the lake located in front of the Waterton Village in the Waterton Lakes National Park. If you stay in the village, I am sure you go to the lake and probably tou do an excursion following the coast of the lake....More

1  Thank AlbertSalichs
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