Sunday 6th July Jasper We were up early today and joined our optional excursion to Maligne Lake and Spirit Island. Our first stop was Medicine Lake and igt is approximately 7 km long and is a relatively shallow lake. The lake is part of the Maligne Valley watershed which is mainly glacial fed. Then onto Maligne Lake which is surrounded by ice capped mountains and is also glacial fed. Our boat tour went for about 90 minutes and a guide spoke part of th...
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Saturday 5th July Banff National Park - Lake Louise-Columbia Icefield- Jasper National Park We left at 6.30am this morning heading to Lake Louise. We passed Castle mountain and then arrived at the Lake. It was a cloudy day but the Lake and its turquoise waters were a perfect natural mirror that reflected the mountains and glaciers. The hanging glaciers over Mount Victoria were spectacular and dominated our vi...