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Address: | Icefield Parkway, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Columbia Icefield Tour including the Glacier Skywalk from Calgary

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Breathtaking

As many previous posters stated, the water is incredibly blue. It's so beautiful. Definitely worth checking out.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

As many previous posters stated, the water is incredibly blue. It's so beautiful. Definitely worth checking out.

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Bayport, MN
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We came off season and the snow had closed the main parking lot, so we had to hike a short ways to the overlook. The Lake is breathtakingly blue. There are nice interpretive signs also by the main trail to give you a sense of the landscape. We found this to be much more amazing than the very popular Lake... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my favourite lake in the rockies , it is so beautiful and the water is just so blue , its unreal. To see it , in it's true beauty , you need to take a left turn past the viewing platform and walk on an unpaved unmarked trail which would lead you to another viewpoint which is deserted... More 

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Thank Rajikadesilva
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There was nothing bad about this place at all. If you love sightseeing then this is another good local lake to go and see. Really beautiful.

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This lake isn't talked about as much as Lake Louise, but is very pretty and well worth the drive and small hike to visit!

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Moncton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Actually visited this spot twice since it was so nice. The scenery is amazing. Tip. Drive all they way up to the main parking lot where busses. park. It will save you some hiking.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had tears in my eyes looking at this. It was a dream come true for me. Very blessed to have the perfect weather. The water is sooooo blue. Quite a bit of stairs going to the lookout but well worth it!

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cleveland uk
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the last lake we visited and wow what a view.it looks like a giant blue/green wolf lake.its brilliamt to see.would recomend seeing

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Thank jayne t
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You absolutely must visit if you're passing buy. The colour compares to no other lake I saw whilst in Canada. So stunning

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Mumbai
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not to tough to get to the observation deck. Pretty Scenic . one of the five great lakes from what I believe.

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