Road Trip 2015 – Moraine Lake, Alberta, Canada

 

Moraine Lake is a glacially fed lake in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada. It is at the foothills of Valley of the Ten Peaks, a series of Rocky Mountain Peaks that stand regally and majestically, making it one of the most visited places at the park.

Credits to Wikipedia for the mountain names. Thank you.

# Peak metres feet Original Native name
1 Mount Fay 3,235 10,613 Heejee
2 Mount Little 3,088 1,131 Num
3 Mount Bowlen 3,072 10,079 Yamnee
4 Mount Tonsa 3,057 10,030 Tonsa
5 Mount Perren 3,051 10,010 Sapta
6 Mount Allen 3,310 10,860 Shappee
7 Mount Tuzo 3,246 10,650 Shagowa
8 Deltaform Mountain 3,424 11,234 Shakhnowa
9 Neptuak Mountain 3,233 10,607 Neptuak
10 Wenkchemna Peak 3,170 10,401 Wenkchemna

The Lake is so clear and clean that everything around it is reflected on it. Due to the rock flour that settled at the bottom also, its water has  shades of blue.

Beautiful is an understatement. 🙂

This place is magnificent in any weather. But I love its winter wonderland look more.

I hope you enjoy the video as much as I did… 🙂

 

 

 

Lea C. Walker

http://www.davaoproperties.com

 

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