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Lakeshore Trail

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Trail

2.2 mile 3.5 kilometer point to point
Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 627' 191 m
Descent: -311' -95 m
High: 6,198' 1,889 m
Low: 5,802' 1,768 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 8% (5°)
Max Grade: 31% (17°)

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Trail shared by Karl W

An easy, scenic option along the northern and western shore of Lake Louise, with access from the Fairmont Chateau.

Karl W

Features Lake · River/Creek · Views · Wildlife

Family Friendly Wide, flat, beautiful, and doesn't stray too far from the parking area.

Description

A great trail that is wide and flat along the western edge of Lake Louise. It leads to the Plain of Six Glaciers Trail. This trail is easy for the whole family and will thus have quite a few people on it enjoying the beauty of Lake Louise.

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Sep 19, 2019
Drew Sigmon
Jun 13, 2019
Diana A
Nov 17, 2018
Mark Korpics
With Liz
Sep 9, 2018
Joe Vanden Heuvel
Aug 6, 2018
Tessa Woods
Oct 28, 2017
Emily Hook
Oct 28, 2017
Sara Rose
Sep 21, 2017
Joan Pendleton

Trail Ratings

  4.5 from 4 votes

#4

in Lake Louise

#5435

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#4

in Lake Louise

#31

in Alberta

#5,435

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2,132 Since Feb 7, 2017
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Photos

Lake Louise poses with Victoria Glacier at its far end and Mt. Victoria hidden in the clouds.
Feb 6, 2017 near Lake Lo…, AB
Lake Louise glimmers beautifully along the Lake Louise Lakeshore Trail.
Feb 4, 2017 near Lake Lo…, AB
Lake Louise makes for gorgeous trailside scenery in the winter.
Feb 13, 2017 near Lake Lo…, AB
Lake Louise on a cloudy day
Jul 25, 2018 near Lake Lo…, AB
Lake Louise.
Sep 4, 2018 near Lake Lo…, AB
Lake Louise is a very popular attraction in the Canadian Rockies.
Feb 6, 2017 near Lake Lo…, AB

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