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Southesk Lake hiking , Canadian Rockies, Alberta, Canada

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Why choose a trail at Southesk Lake?

The Southesk Lake is a beautiful place to visit in Alberta. It's a great spot for fishing, swimming, and boating. The lake is also home to a variety of wildlife, including deer, elk, and bears. There are several campgrounds and picnic areas around the lake, making it the perfect place to spend a summer day.


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Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

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Southesk Lake
Southesk Lake, Alberta T0E 0E0, Canada

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Starting Point

The easiest way to get to the start of the trails at Southesk Lake is to drive east on Highway 11 from Edmonton until you reach the town of Devon. From there, take Highway 60 south until you reach the lake.

Why visit Southesk Lake

The Southesk Lake is a beautiful place to visit in Alberta. The lake is surrounded by forest and is a great place for fishing, swimming, and boating. The scenery is stunning and the lake is a great place to relax and enjoy nature.

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

There is no definitive answer to this question as each family is different and each person has different interests and abilities. That said, Southesk Lake is a beautiful place with plenty of activities to keep people of all ages entertained. There are hiking trails, fishing opportunities, and a playground for the kids.

Things not to be missed

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

-Hiking: There are a number of hiking trails in the area, including the popular Southesk Falls Trail.

-Fishing: The lake is stocked with trout and is a popular spot for fishing.

-Boating: There is a boat launch on the lake and it is a popular spot for boating and swimming.

-Picnicking: There are a number of picnic areas around the lake, including one with a playground.

-Camping: There are several campgrounds in the area, including one right on the lake.

Where to eat?

1. The Boathouse Restaurant - This restaurant is located on the edge of Southesk Lake and offers stunning views of the lake and the surrounding mountains. The menu features a variety of dishes, including seafood, steak, and pasta.

2. The Keg Steakhouse & Bar - This steakhouse is located in the town of Blairmore and offers a variety of steak, chicken, and seafood dishes. The restaurant also has a full bar and features live music on weekends.

3. The Sawridge Inn - This hotel and restaurant is located in the town of Jasper and offers a variety of Canadian cuisine options, including bison, elk, and salmon. The restaurant also has a full bar and features live music on weekends.

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Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

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Lydia Crawford
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Lydia Crawford, an extraordinary woman with an insatiable zest for life, has become an inspirational figure to many through her adventures and infectious good humor. Born and raised in a small town nestled in the mountains, Lydia developed a love for the outdoors at an early age. Her childhood was filled with hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness, experiences that shaped her into the avid outdoorswoman she is today.

She life was a celebration of adventure, joy, and the great outdoors. She lived with a fierce determination to enjoy every moment and to share that joy with others. Her legacy is one of laughter, exploration, and an unwavering love for the natural world. Lydia's spirit continues to inspire those who knew her and those who discover her story, reminding us all to embrace life with open arms and a heart full of joy.

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