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Lake Louise

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Address: 111 Lake Louise Drive, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
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1-877-956-8473-1-403-522-3555
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Beautiful lake surrounded by woods and hiking trails.

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Beautiful Place Year Round

This is the world famous place. I love to go to lake Louise any time of the year. Cannoning in summer, hiking in the fall and ski and skating in the winter. Always have things to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is the world famous place. I love to go to lake Louise any time of the year. Cannoning in summer, hiking in the fall and ski and skating in the winter. Always have things to do , and you will never get bored.

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Thank Amy D
Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great place to visit in both winter and summer time. The view is perfect, security is great and people are friendly. Ideal for family

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Summer, the water is beautiful blue, you can rent a kayak or ride a horse to tour the lake. There are several nice trails for you to explore as well. Winter, there are ice rinks, ice castle, frozen falls, horse sledding. It's a good place to watch sun rise, the golden light shines on the glacier.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to see the lake itself in the winter but also did some hiking. The belvedaire is worth going up since you see the beautiful forest and then the lake and the chateau from high up. We also did a walk around the lake which was amazing and we saw the waterfalls (incredible!!!).

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Brooks, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We have only stopped at Lake Louise in the summer, we took a chance and stopped in the winter, it is still fantastic scenery, plus got to experience a snow squall off of the lake and view the ice sculptures of Chateau Lake Louise, fantastic!

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited in winter and the views across the lake are stunning. The ice bar is an attraction on the shore that is worth a visit. From here you can walk round the various ice sculptures and use as a starting point for various walks around the lake and into the hills. Ice skating, horse drawn sleigh rides and sledging... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky enough to see Lake Louise in both winter and summer. Summertime the Lake is swarming with tourists, people out canoeing on the Lake, hiking the mountains and the flowers are in full bloom around the lake. It really is a beautiful place to visit. Summer time is very busy with tourists try and arrive early if you... More 

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Grande Prairie, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were here when the ice sculpting was taking place, it was so amazing to see what great talent there is. The lake is beautiful , we were able to skate on it which was so fun!

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Hove, England
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lake Louise is the largest of the three ski areas in Banff, and if you are staying in Banff it is about 45 mins on a ski bus to get there. That said the journies there and back weren't troublesome and if one bus was full, another would quickly arrive, so there wasn't an issue getting to or from the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great to stop by for a quick photo and walk around the ice :) Ice sculptures lining the walk way and 2 huge skating rinks - one for hockey only and one for skating only. Did not see a rental area for skates which I thought was weird. Maybe there is one inside Chateau Lake Louise.

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