Canadian lakes are naturally very beautiful and eye-catching, which makes the Canada, a major tourist attraction. Canada is one of naturally beautiful countries in the world. There are lakes considered as everyone’s dream to visit once in a life. These few lakes are located in Canada’s major National Parks. Here are Top Five Canadian lakes with great number of tourist attraction, So don’t forget to go there whenever you be there in Canada.
Canadian Lakes 1: Moraine, Alberta, Canada
Moraine Lake is a glacially-fed lake in Banff National Park, 14 kilometres (8.7 mi) outside the Village of Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada. It is situated in the Valley of the Ten Peaks, at an elevation of approximately 6,183 feet (1,885 m). The lake has a surface area of .5 square kilometres (0.19 sq mi). The lake, being glacially fed, does not reach its crest until mid to late June. When it is full, it reflects a distinct shade of blue. The color is due to the refraction of light off the rock flour deposited in the lake on a continual basis. – Wikipedia
Canadian Lakes 2: Lake Louise Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
Lake Louise is located in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada. , 5 km (3.1 mi) from the Trans-Canada Highway.
Lake Louise is named after the Princess Louise Caroline Alberta (1848–1939). She was the fourth daughter of Queen Victoria. She was also the wife of the Marquess of Lorne, Governor General of Canada (1878 to 1883).
The Nakoda First Nation name for the lake is “Lake of the Little Fishes”.
Canadian Lakes 3: Abraham Lake
Abraham Lake is byproduct of building a reservoir over the North Saskatchewan River near Rock Mountains. The lake a few Km wide and is 32 km in length. The blue-green colour is created by the fine glacial “rock flour” suspended in the water.
Canadian Lakes 4: Medicine Lake
Medicine Lake is located in Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada. It is aprroximately 7km long and 20 km (12 mi) southeast of the townsite of Jasper, Alberta. Medicine Lake also boasts a healthy population of rainbow trout and brook trout and is a fly fisherman’s paradise.
Canadian Lakes 5: Vermilion Lakes in Banff, Canada
Vermilion Lakes are a series of three interconnected shallow lakes near Banff, Alberta. Since a large portion of the wetlands, lakes Bow Valley and willows apartments are a haven for rich wildlife. The wildlife including moose, beavers, muskrats, waterfowl, ospreys and bald eagles. The site Vermilion is also of historical significance to Aboriginal archaeological excavations show the presence here 11,000 years ago as the year. In addition to the automotive industry but also other activities appropriate to the nature photography are bird watching and canoeing.