Moraine Lake Statistics


What are the activities at Moraine Lake ?

Hiking


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Why choose a trail at Moraine Lake?

Moraine Lake is one of the most photographed lakes in the world. It is located in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada. The lake has a distinctive blue-green color caused by the refraction of light off the rock flour deposited in the lake by the glaciers that feed it. Moraine Lake is also known for its spectacular views of the Valley of the Ten Peaks.



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Access fee $ 0.00
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Coordinates
51.3217416 -116.1860049

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Starting Point

The Moraine Lake trails start at the Moraine Lake Lodge. To get there, take the Trans-Canada Highway (Hwy 1) to Lake Louise. Turn off at the Lake Louise exit and drive about 22 km to the Moraine Lake Lodge.

Why visit Moraine Lake

Moraine Lake is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Alberta. The lake is located in Banff National Park, and it is surrounded by the Rocky Mountains. The turquoise-colored water is a result of the light reflecting off the rock flour that is suspended in the water. The lake is also known for its Moraine Lake Lodge, which is a luxury hotel that offers stunning views of the lake.

Is Moraine Lake in Alberta a good place for the whole family?

Moraine Lake is a great place for the whole family. There are plenty of activities to keep everyone entertained, and the scenery is simply beautiful.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Moraine Lake in Alberta are hiking, camping, and fishing.

Hiking the trails around the lake is a must-do, as is renting a canoe or kayak to explore the waters. In the winter, skiing and snowshoeing are popular activities.

Where to eat?

1. The Banff Gondola - This is a great place to eat if you want to have a panoramic view of the Rocky Mountains while you eat.

2. Johnston Canyon - This is a great place to eat if you want to enjoy a beautiful hike and a delicious meal afterwards.

3. Tunnel Mountain Campground - This is a great place to eat if you want to enjoy a campfire dinner while surrounded by the beauty of the Rockies.

4. Lake Louise - This is a great place to eat if you want to enjoy a meal while taking in the stunning views of Lake Louise.




Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

Is the place are families friendly?

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