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Wedgemount Lake

Garibaldi Park, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
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best and worst day of my life

we are from australia and come from flat land. we decided to do this trek and to be honest, we... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
clintox79
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Perth, Australia
Tremendous Hike with Stunning Views

This hike is an experience like no other. You will travel from forested areas to more of an alpine... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
Matthew M
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Seattle, Washington
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Garibaldi Park, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

we are from australia and come from flat land. we decided to do this trek and to be honest, we werent prepared for how hard this would be. the bridge at the start is horizontal, but from then on its up and steep. we hiked...More

Thank clintox79
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This hike is an experience like no other. You will travel from forested areas to more of an alpine setting as you ascent through the tree line. When you see the lake itself, you will be in for a very special treat! Certain sections of...More

Thank Matthew M
Reviewed 11 November 2016

It´s not easy to get there, but when you are there you will enjoy a beautiful landscape and a fantastic view.

Thank andib261
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We stayed up here in September 2016 with the temperature around -4°C when we arrived late in the evening. It was dark and we'd hiked up the steep forest trail for the past three hours. In the morning we awoke to clear blue skies, the...More

Thank Simon M
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Very steep hike up to a spectacular glacial lake. It is quite steep, nearly 4000 ft elevation gain in less than 4 miles. Hike is mainly in forest w/o views, until last 1000 ft or so, where it is almost a scramble up steep rock,...More

2  Thank nkrpctl
Reviewed 22 July 2016

We are just back from a wonderfull hike to Wedgemount Lake with large smiles on our faces. One of the most beautifull and challenging day hikes I have ever done. Unrelentlessly steep climb for 7km. Hiking poles are very usefull on the way down for...More

Thank Cycle2rer
Reviewed 26 June 2016

This is one of my best hikes of my entire life.... INCREDIBLE. We hiked it on Tues. June 21st, 2016. Conditions were pretty much great. Some snow when you get up very high and are (almost!) to the lake sitting high in the sky at...More

1  Thank CoraSun
Reviewed 21 October 2015

I am just a novice hiker so this was quite tough for me... but it is absolutely beautiful!!!It took me longer to come down than go up!! If you have poles take them.

Thank Skiis
Reviewed 21 October 2015

An honest days hiking for seasoned hikers, the two of us (25M and 25F) enjoyed the hike, great with nice weather if you're well prepared. 2h40m from car to lake and 2h10m back down. A good 2h exploring up at the lake, including accessing the...More

2  Thank Andrew Y
Reviewed 15 August 2015

This is one of the steepest hikes I have ever done... 4000' in 4.4 miles (1220 meters in 7km). But it was worth every step.

2  Thank outsideagent
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Minty L
18 March 2017|
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Response from Simon M | Reviewed this property |
I think the local guides will know the answer to that one. drop Eirc an email and ask: mountainskillsacademy
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