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Scenic lake where a 20-mile hiking trail begins.
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Lake Clark National Park and Preserve, AK
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Reviewed October 14, 2017

Lake Clark National Park is a beautiful, remote place. No way to drive into the park so you have to take a float plane. Lake Clark itself is absolutely stunning - and yes, it is a phenomenal turquoise color. We were there specifically for bear...More

1  Thank ljtraveler_11
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful hike and lunch along the lake. Such incredible beauty from glacial runoff. Lots of wildlife and provided many great lasting memories.

1  Thank LSUTraveller
Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

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

1  Thank Fishinggeek
Reviewed October 6, 2015

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

Thank Jester122
Reviewed September 22, 2015

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.

Thank sdmagnolia
Reviewed July 28, 2015

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

Thank Andre B
Reviewed June 25, 2015

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

Thank Katie G
Reviewed July 9, 2014

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

6  Thank eccarv
Reviewed November 6, 2013 via mobile

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

Thank ColoradoR-B
Reviewed March 4, 2009

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.

4  Thank galsworth
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