Moraine Lake was founded in 1899 by Walter Wilcox, it’s he who gave its name to it. Later, Walter traveled down memory line when he was able to spend time in the pond and admire its ethereal beauty, he said that that half of hour was the most valuable and happy in his life, and he would never forget those moments. To date Lake Moraine is included in the list of the most beautiful waters of our planet. To enjoy melting water flowing down from the glacier, and it is completely filled in the mid-summer, so you can visit Moraine Lake in late June. The main feature of this reservoir of water is turquoise of its waters. When the lake is filled to the brim, it reflects various shades of blue. This is due to the refraction of light on the rocky bottom of the lake and special minerals falling within the Moraine with glacier melted snow.
On the mirrored surface of Moraine lake ten largest Canadian peaks are reflected, and it certainly makes it one of the most beautiful places in Canada. Thanks to its incredible beauty of the water it has become one of the most photographed natural attractions in Canada. Lake has gained a worldwide fame thanks to the invaluable natural wealth, its amazing landscapes and walking around the pond. Just to enjoy the wonderful panoramic views, travelers go camping at Moraine lake. If you want to visit the neighborhood of the pond, it is best done in a group consisting from at least 4 people. It is necessary for greater security, because on your way you can meet a variety of animals, including bears. No less interesting pastime is riding on a boat, it can be rent. Floating on the water surface, you will be able to fully experience the atmosphere and beauty of the ten peaks located around the lake.
Each guest of Moraine lake must be sure to explore the surrounding area, glaciers and green valleys that surround this place, because it all just adds a charming pond. In addition to the lake, you can also explore the local tourist routes. Also, tourists have the opportunity to get to Moraine lake to another Canadian sights – Alpine huts Neil Colgan Hut. Climbing route Perrin Route will take you from 8 to 12 hours.