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Medicine Lake

Jasper National Park, Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Jasper National Park, Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We stopped on our way to Lake Maligne at the parking/picknick area lukely it was still full of water a clear sky, hence we had the beautiful view as seen in the photo.

Thank Ernst t
Reviewed 5 days ago

Enroute to Maligne Lake youll pass Medicine lake, its a quick pic stop but is stunning. Keep an eye out for bald eagles

Thank Tony O
Reviewed 5 days ago

You'll drive by this lake on your way to Maligne Lake and may or may not want to stop and have a look. It's strange the way it looks like it is drying up completely - there is a story to it about it being...More

Thank Mary V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This lake is super wonderful and the view is amazing. We came upon it by accident driving to maligne lake and were pleasantly surprised. There are a few burnt areas around the lake from wildfires but the view was so gorgeous that you didn't even...More

Thank TJ1765
Reviewed 1 week ago

On our way to our destination we passed by Medicine Lake, it wasn't very beautiful, there were burnt trees on one side it just looked like a regular lake. On our way back past it, my husband said,"stop the car". We looked over and it...More

Thank 880Jill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by Medicine Lake on our way to Maligne Lake. This beautiful lake is set in amongst the mountains and offers a very nice place for pictures. Be aware there is limited parking here, so if it is busy, maybe you can stop by on...More

Thank Seppster58
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We pulled off at the parking area at one end of this lake and took the time to read the plaques there telling of how the lake appears and disappears every year. It's probably very pretty in spring, when the glacial runoff occurs. It's in...More

Thank CBW47
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unlike the other reviewers, I really love this lake. I think this is one of my top favorites. It looks so ethereal and almost magical. We were there during the Canada wildfires which caused haze and cloudiness but i think it gave it a mysterious...More

Thank LavaJava96
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are enjoying the Maligne Canyon Road, this is a must stop. Not many spots to view the lake ... We went to the parking areas on the north and east sides of the lake for views ... Did see a nesting raptor and...More

Thank Chuck2010
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

however you have to pass it anyway on the way to Maligne lake. we just drove on as it is really nothing worth to see. when we passed it (August17) there was almost no water in the lake and it looked very dry.

Thank Ericfly777
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bobcav
22 August 2017|
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Response from Jodi B | Reviewed this property |
I don't think it matters. There is parking. We saw two brown bears and the eagles nest. Absolutely exquisite place to see. A must!
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gkcabin
21 June 2016|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
Not normally. As of now water level is normal so you should be OK.
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