"Peyto Lake: best view regardless of weather" Top 5 Page for this destination Peyto Lake Tip by zrim

Peyto Lake, Banff National Park: 31 reviews and 51 photos

  glacier blue
by zrim
 
 

I have not seen all of the alpine lakes accessible only by trail. I have not seen Mt. Assiniboine. But I saw a lot and for my money, Peyto Lake overlook takes home the blue ribbon. To me, the lake looks like a liquid glacier. As if it was emptied and filled by galcier melt only this past spring.

Address: Ice Field Parkway # 93 Highway.
Directions: On Higway 93 turn off to Bow summit to Peyto Lake Viewpoint, it is 190 Km from Jasper.
Website: http://www.albertawow.com/hikes/Peyto_Lake_Hike/Peyto_Lake_Hike.htm

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jul 28, 2003
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