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“Vermillion Lakes in Banff”
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Vermilion Lakes
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Banff Sunrise Photography Workshop
Ranked #8 of 76 things to do in Banff
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North Carolina
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36 reviews
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“Vermillion Lakes in Banff”
Reviewed September 15, 2013

The three Vermillion Lakes just outside of Banff are a long walk, or a very easy drive from Banff City Center. As with most scenery, a late afternoon visit is best for photos. This is also an excellent place to potentially see wildlife, as it is a feeding area.

Visited September 2013
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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“Vermillion Lakes”
Reviewed September 15, 2013

Vermillion Lakes are located just outside of Banff. There is a dead-end road that is popular with photographers, birders, cyclists, walkers, and just folks who want to see beauty.

Visited September 2013
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Monroe, Louisiana
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“Great Reflections at Sunset”
Reviewed September 12, 2013

Happened to be driving by close to sunset after a day in the Lake Louise area. The water was very smooth which provided a beautful, perfectly clear reflection of the mountains. Great way to end the day!

Visited August 2013
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Ontario Canada
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49 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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“Peaceful”
Reviewed September 12, 2013

walk, bike or drive through this serene 5km of small lakes. Sit by the lake on the benches and listen to the silence.

Visited September 2013
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sherwood park, Alberta
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“nice panorama”
Reviewed September 11, 2013

you can get a very nice view from a very accessible location. there are nicer ones up the road between banff and jasper, but these are some distance away.

Visited September 2013
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