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30 BEAUTIFUL Banff Lakes You Have To Visit

The lakes in Banff are famed around the world for their natural beauty. That is an impressive feat in Canada, the country with the most fresh water and the most lakes in the world. Banff National Park has no shortage of pristine wilderness and natural beauty, including its resplendent lakes. Most visitors know about Moraine …

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How to Hike to BEAUTIFUL Grassi Lakes Near Canmore

The Grassi Lakes hike is perfect for friends and families and a great way to pass a few hours. It’s an easy Canmore trail with a wide path that leads through the forest up to two sparkling turquoise lakes. This is a classic if you’re looking for a quick hike near Canmore! However, because of …

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Moraine Lake vs Lake Louise: Which Banff Lake Should You Visit?

Comparing two of the most beautiful lakes in the world is no easy feat. Regardless we often get asked which Canadian Rockies lake is better to visit – Lake Louise or Moraine Lake. I don’t have children yet, but this question would be like asking me to compare two of my offspring. It’s impossible to …

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Lake Louise Canoe Rental: 10 Tips You NEED to Know

For many, canoeing on Lake Louise is a highlight of their trip to Banff National Park. There is likely no place more quintessential to rent a canoe in Banff than Lake Louise. It’s one of the most spectacular scenes in the world. It’s tough to find a more spectacular scene to paddle through as you …

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Vermilion Lakes Sunset Landscape

Vermilion Lakes • 6 Reasons To Visit!

Vermilion Lakes (or Lake Vermilion) reflect the iconic Mount Rundle that looms over the town of Banff. The three lakes are situated west of Banff and fed by the Bow River in the Canadian Rockies. Photographers seek out the lakes during golden hours as they provide a sublime landscape and the opportunity to spot wildlife …

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Maligne Lake

Maligne Lake and Spirit Island in Jasper • All You NEED to Know

Maligne Lake is a glacial lake in Jasper, just a 45-minute drive from the town along the stunning Maligne Lake Rd. It is one of the most serene lakes in the Canadian Rockies and is prized for its astounding natural splendor. It’s well worth a visit for anyone visiting the Canadian Rockies and is a …

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Moraine Lake

When is the BEST Time to Visit Moraine Lake?

Moraine Lake is easily one of Canada’s most beautiful places. There is no image more iconic of the Canadian Rockies, or Canada for that matter, than Moraine Lake. It’s on every visitor’s bucket list, but when is the best time to visit Moraine Lake, and what is the Moraine Lake weather like? Moraine Lake is …

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Bow Lake

15 Things to KNOW About Visiting Bow Lake in Banff (Alberta)

Bow Lake is one of the many lakes that line the Icefields Parkway and is a popular stop for visitors to Banff. It’s no secret that the Canadian Rockies have plenty of spectacular vistas and lakes, and Bow Lake is the Crème de la crème. Bow Lake is one of our top recommendations for a …

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