A short drive away from Banff this lake is amazing. Make sure to stop along the way and take photos.
About Lake Minnewanka
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Mountain lake that is very cold year round due to spring snow/glacier melt. But land locked scuba divers like to go here for some open water diving....... visibility is also poor due to glacial silt in the water.
simply majestic place. as well Banff Tourist Center recommended to as this place as a good point to see the Boreal Auroras. it is so amazing how the mother nature display her majestic.
Our hotel told us that we would most likely spot bears around Lake Minnewanka and Two Jacks Lake. We drove round as the sun was setting. It is a very beautiful drive and not far from Banff. Hiking through the forest was forbidden while we...More
A lovely place to see , great scenery . Well worth the stop off on a full itinerary . Thoroughly recommended .
Good for a short trip out from Banff itself. Like most of the Canadian lakes it is picturesque and a perfect place to go stretch your legs and take a few photos