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Horseshoe Lake

Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
+1 888-773-8888
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Colours of Fall

This scene was just a short distance along the trail leading from the parking area to the lake... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
St. Albert, Canada
via mobile
Lovely green water

Located approx 25 mins drive south of Jasper on Hwy 93. There is a small parking area on the side... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
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Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
+1 888-773-8888

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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

This scene was just a short distance along the trail leading from the parking area to the lake itself.

Thank smada47
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Located approx 25 mins drive south of Jasper on Hwy 93. There is a small parking area on the side of the hwy, then you walk along a narrow, winding, unpaved path, around 5-8 mins down to the lake, recommend you wear good shoes or...More

2  Thank Hobbitting
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Easy access of the side of the Icefields Parkway (Hwy 93) A short walk in and there is a creek and if you go to the right you will come up to a cliff overlooking the lake. There are many photo opportunities here for you...More

Thank Norman C
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Hard to find but worth it. Leaving Jasper at the lights, follow highway 93 south just under 30km to horseshoe lake trailhead.

Thank Seanaroundtheworld
Reviewed 2 January 2017

*The first water you see isn't the amazing lake, keep walking* Good - Close to road, not far to walk - Beautiful scenery - Quiet, no tourists - People jumped and swam in the lake, but not me - Nice break from driving Bad -...More

1  Thank Flipfamous
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Make sure to go right at the first junction to go to the peninsula. The left has some great views but there's a good bit of scrambling. If you do go left, don't go further along the trail once it starts to descend. The peninsula...More

3  Thank PghPanther2014
Reviewed 30 September 2016

This lake is literally hiden before tourists. No signs visible from the road. I assume this is on purpose since I heard there were some injuries in the past. But that is the reason we enjoyed even more. There was nobody there! And the water...More

Thank Jeannieee
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Just beautiful!! The color of the water, the cliffs. Peacefulness of the place. The water is a little chilly. Lol

Thank Leah S
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The lake is upside down U shape. When you see the first point of lake which is nothing (I believe you will be disappointed when you see it) but the second point of lake is very beautiful. It is peaceful and trees and mountains are...More

Thank Taylor J
Reviewed 13 August 2016

20 minute drive from Jasper, on the way to Athabasca falls is Horseshoe lake. Just off the Hwy 93 is a small car park and a easy 5 minute walk you see the stunning colours and beauty of this lake. There are 2 paths around...More

1  Thank cagatravel
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