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Maligne Lake & Spirit Island - Canada

Surrounded by the snow peaked valley of the gods this lake was fed by glacial melt water from the 3 glaciers you can see from spirit island. This stunning turquoise lake is accessible by car or shuttle buses from jasper and should be on everyones bucket list.

Maligne Lake from the Cafe

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Getting to Maligne Lake

We were travelling from Edmonton towards Mt Robson with a rental car that we had for our road trip. We had planned to stop at the lake and see what was there to do and either take out a canoe or head on a boat cruise.

Top Tips:

  • We had the gypsy app installed on our phones which educated and directed us during our journey. It was like having a private tour guide without the inconvenience of keeping to their schedule.

  • Don't forget to get your Parcs Pass otherwise you will not have access to the national park.