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A Banff Spectacular

I backpacked to Egypt Lake from the Sunshine Village parking lot. The first long stretch was... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2016
Lesly D
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Vancouver, Canada
In the shadow of a giant

The scenery of egypt lake is nessled under a large mountain cliff which blocks out a lot of... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2002
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Scenic lake nestled in the Canadian Rockies; makes a great hike.
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19 Jan 2016
“A Banff Spectacular”
10 Dec 2002
“In the shadow of a giant”
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Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada

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Reviewed 20 January 2016

I backpacked to Egypt Lake from the Sunshine Village parking lot. The first long stretch was through forest. When the trail began climbing up to Healy Pass the views began to open up. It was a banner year for wild flowers, which were at their...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2002

The scenery of egypt lake is nessled under a large mountain cliff which blocks out a lot of sunlight. The lake itself is at the base of a shear cliff and makes it well worth the hike in.

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