Wonderful hike and lunch along the lake. Such incredible beauty from glacial runoff. Lots of wildlife and provided many great lasting memories.
About Turquoise Lake
The lake is beautiful and has amazing views of high snowy peaks! Weather was beautiful, but was always windy. The fishing was excellent and easy. We averaged one fish every 30 minutes over the course of 7 days we were there. The proximity to leadville...More
Incredible views and some of the best campsites I have ever seen. Unfortunately, the campgrounds were closed when we were there, even though it was still in September and the weather was warm. Well groomed trails and campsites along with sandy beaches and common areas...More
Breathtaking. Had a brown bag lunch on some rocks on the shore of this amazing place and it was the finest dining I've ever had.
This place is part of Lake Clark NP. There're no roads within the park, nor there're any trails. If you are serious about backpacking this is the place to go. It does come with a price. Both, financially and emotionally. The single engine plane flight...More
We camped at Turquiose Lake for five nights in early June. It was fantastic. Its a beautiful place for day hikes all around. We went with a small group organised by Alaska Alpine Adventures, a fantastic small company who know Lake Clark NP very well....More
This tour was to meet 2 of our requirements on our visit to Alaska. First, to take off in a float plane and, second, to see bears in their natural habitat. The plane took off from Lake Hood near Anchorage and flew along the Cook...More
Turquoise lake is an absolutely stunning treasure in the Leadville area. It is a huge lake of crystal clear water surrounded by pine forests and spectacular mountain views. I was there to try fishing but unfortunately had no luck. The parking was ample when I...More
Turquoise Lake is one of my favorite destinations in Lake Clark National Park. It offers great caping. fishing, hiking, and photography opportunities. With the rugged mountains, alpine tundra, and glaciers, it is an ideal destination.