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“amethyst lake”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed 21 August 2016

After a 19km walk, we arrived at this charming group of buildings next to Amethyst Lake with great views of the Ramparts behind. There is a fully equipped kitchen for cooking meals and the private cabins all have heating (which we did not need to...More

Thank Emily A
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Great place to stay in comfort after the 6 hour hike in. Brilliant views, hot showers, comfortable beds and great hosting by Gilbert our host. Row around the lake or hike up past glaciers. There is plenty to do in the area and the cabins...More

Thank Richard I
Reviewed 17 August 2015

We booked a 3-day/2 night horse ride for our family (2 adults,2 girls , age 11&12). The horses were really good, our guide , Duncan, was an authentic cowboy, very skilled and so nice. Gilbert who owns the company was a laid-back, gracious host who...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2015

What a way to do a family bonding trip with a mother-in-law, daughter-in-law, grandaughter (9 years old) and great neice (13 years old)! The hike in requires a bit of persistence, but at every stage there is something beautiful and interesting to see. Accommodation is...More

Thank Freedom005
Reviewed 29 July 2015

This is the third backcountry lodge we have visited in Banff/Jasper (along with Skoki & Shadow Lake) and it was our favorite, although all three are excellent. (I offer a brief comparison at bottom.) Here is our take: Hospitality Gilbert's hospitality is second to none....More

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Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Jasper National Park
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Tonquin Adventures Jasper National Park, Alberta
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"Let Gilbert know what you are wanting and he will do his best to provide. We had 2 sleeping cabins and were..."
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"Tip: July and August are very buggy, but they do mean you have the valley largely to yourself. Hike in via..."
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