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Convenient and popular National park campground (the are more scenic options to consider)...

Kathleen lake is a drive- up national park campground and day use area with a nice accessible... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2018
Kate M
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Ottawa, Canada
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Beautiful lake to explore on a glorious summer day.

We took a walk on the-raised boardwalk and enjoyed seeing the edge of the lake. You were able to... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2018
mariposa67
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Arroyo Grande, California
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Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Kathleen lake is a drive- up national park campground and day use area with a nice accessible boardwalk area (that was being further developed while we were there). It was quite windy while we were there (which is apparently the norm) so several folks we...More

Thank Kate M
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

We took a walk on the-raised boardwalk and enjoyed seeing the edge of the lake. You were able to continue around the lake in both directions as long as you would like. However this is a large lake so beware. There are only outhouses here...More

Thank mariposa67
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

We spent three nights at the national park campground and walked to the lake from there daily (0.6km each way). The campsite was solid and we enjoyed the nightly campfire talks. The lake itself is very cold but there is an excellent boardwalk (called Kokanee)....More

Thank Lee B
Reviewed July 4, 2018

The campground is a pleasant 800m walk from the lake which has a large day shelter to relax in. The water is a very "refreshing" temperature for a very short swim (jump into deep water off the jetty) after the must-do walk up to Kings...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed July 3, 2018

Definitely a must to visit when you are going to Kluane National Park. Beautiful lake! Great to have a campground to stay overnight as well.

Thank yukonhome88
Reviewed June 30, 2018

We stopped here on our was to Haines and it was amazing. Mountain scenery, crystal clear waters and a great little trail you can walk along the lakeshore. Make sure you carry on after the official trail ends. If you keep going round you get...More

Thank Maggie R
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

We much enjoyed the lovely views and what a great spot for any activity, fishing, walking, nature watching etc. unspoiled scenery.

Thank erbr63
Reviewed March 10, 2018

You can drive to the edge of this lake, which has nice mountain views reflecting in the clear water of the lake. A nice place for a picnic or a walk - there is a trail around the edge of the lake. The water is...More

Thank JJToron2
Reviewed March 4, 2018

It was beautiful in a 'hot' sunny summer day. Was there for work but lucky has half day to spare. Took the chance to roam around. It is somewhat different from Banff & Jasper that I visit frequently. Also, this is an unique place that...More

Thank Harry C
Reviewed October 24, 2017

Fresh air....mountains....and water what more can you ask for? The views are breathtaking. There is a small shelter where you can bring your lunch and eat while staying dry or sit along the waters edge. The lake is surrounded by mountains. Our guide told us...More

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Response from Sue6340 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't go fishing when I was there but yes you need a special license to fish in Kluane National Park. Google National Parks and you should find out where to go to get the license. It's a beautiful spot.... enjoy!
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