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Windermere Lake hiking

Kootenay Rockies, British Columbia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

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What are the activities at Windermere Lake ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Windermere Lake?

The Windermere Lake is located in the Columbia Valley of British Columbia. It is a beautiful, clear lake that is perfect for swimming, fishing, and boating. The lake is surrounded by lush forest and rolling hills, making it a perfect place to relax and enjoy nature.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-116.0075444
50.4828873

What are the coordinates and address of Windermere Lake?

Windermere Lake
Windermere Lake, British Columbia, Canada

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Starting Point

The start of the trails at the Windermere Lake in British Columbia can be accessed by driving to Invermere and then following the signs for the lake.

Why visit Windermere Lake

The Windermere Lake is located in the Columbia Valley of British Columbia. The lake is a beautiful turquoise color and is surrounded by mountains. The lake is a popular spot for fishing, boating, and swimming. There are also several hiking trails that lead to the lake.

Is Windermere Lake in British Columbia a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question since what may be a good place for one family may not be ideal for another. That said, Windermere Lake is a beautiful location with plenty of activities and scenery to enjoy. It would likely be a great place for a family vacation.

Things not to be missed

There are many activities and things to do near Windermere Lake in British Columbia. Some of the best activities include hiking, biking, fishing, and boating. There are also many great restaurants and shops in the area.

1. Hiking: There are plenty of hiking trails near Windermere Lake, offering beautiful views of the lake and the surrounding mountains.

2. Boating: Rent a boat and explore the lake's many coves and inlets.

3. Fishing: The lake is stocked with trout, so it's a great place to go fishing.

4. Swimming: The lake is perfect for swimming, with its clear water and sandy beaches.

5. Camping: There are several campsites near the lake, where you can enjoy a peaceful night under the stars.

Where to eat?

1. The Boathouse Restaurant - This restaurant is located on the shores of Windermere Lake and offers stunning views of the lake and the surrounding mountains. The menu features fresh, local ingredients and includes dishes such as trout, elk, and bison.

2. The Kootenay Cafe - This cafe is located in the small town of Radium Hot Springs and is known for its delicious home-cooked meals. The menu features a variety of dishes including soups, sandwiches, and desserts.

3. The Lazy Lizard - This restaurant is located in the small town of Invermere and is known for its unique atmosphere and delicious food. The menu features a variety of dishes including pizza, pasta, and burgers.

4. The Station Pub - This pub is located in the small town of Windermere and is known for its friendly atmosphere and delicious food. The menu features a variety of dishes including burgers, chicken wings, and fish and chips.

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No
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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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