Your Guide to Moraine Lake Canoe Rentals

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Anyone travelling to Banff National Park should factor in a paddle across the tranquil waters of Moraine Lake: an absolute must for your vacation bucket list! In case you didn’t know, Moraine Lake is just outside of Lake Louise Village. This famous lake welcomes thousands of visitors from across the globe every year. While there […]

Your Commonly Asked Questions About Moraine Lake Answered

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Are you planning a visit to Banff National Park? And do you have Moraine Lake down on your list of stops? Don’t be on the fence about visiting this renowned hot spot — it’s a must-see destination you won’t soon forget. Whatever your upcoming itinerary, you’re sure to have a few unanswered questions about the […]

Your Guide to Moraine Lake Hotels and Accommodations

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Moraine Lake is a phenomenal attraction in the heart of Banff National Park — so it makes sense you’d want to rest your head there at night and wake up there in the morning! One of the reasons why Moraine Lake is so stunning, however, is that it’s relatively untouched, so accommodations at the lake […]

What to Do at Moraine Lake

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We’re thrilled to know you’re planning a trip to Moraine Lake. We promise it’s a visit you won’t forget — or regret! If you’re trying to decide how to plan your day at the lake, how long you should spend there, and what you should prioritize, you’ve come to the right place. Here, we will […]

Spotlight On: Moraine Lake Shoreline Trail

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Several hiking trails begin at Moraine Lake. Some are fantastic for hikers and mountaineers looking for a challenge, while others are great for those who’d like something a little easier. If you fall into the latter group, the Moraine Lake Shoreline Trail is an excellent option! Starting at the canoe docks on the shores of […]

Your Guide to Moraine Lake Parking

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Moraine Lake is one of — if not the most — beautiful locations in the Canadian Rockies, which puts it in the running for one of the most beautiful locations in Canada. The many photos you’ll see online don’t do the spot justice; it’s a place you’ve got to see in-person. While getting there takes […]

Spotlight On: Moraine Lake Rockpile Trail

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If you’re looking for phenomenal opportunities for photography and breathtaking views, be sure to check out the world-renowned Moraine Lake in the Valley of the Ten Peaks. The scenery is so incredible that it’s one of the most photographed lakes in Canada! It’s also a great area for hiking. It has trails for all abilities, […]

Moraine Lake Hike Guide: The Best Moraine Lake Hiking Trails

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Moraine Lake’s hiking trails offer something for travellers of all skill levels and interests. They provide an excellent way to stay active, enjoy the great outdoors, and, most importantly — see as much of the area as possible. The region is mostly accessible from early June until mid-October. In the summer months, sections of the […]

Everything You Need to Know About the Moraine Lake Sunrise

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Moraine Lake is an adventurer’s paradise and a photographer’s dream. The lake’s reflective waters rest at the base of impressive, snow-capped peaks, and evergreen trees line the shores. If you’re planning a trip to the Rockies this year, you won’t regret adding this stop to your agenda. However, if you’re uncertain about the best times […]