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“Cute lake to swim”

Minnewanka Loop / Lake Johnson
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Johnson lake was a great little spot. Oh can swim in the lake (although chilly, you soon get used to it). It wasn't very known so not too busy. Also offers a few places to walk/hike. There are picnic benches around so can even have a little picnic without worrying about all of the ants getting to your food.

1  Thank JessPx
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Not so well known, hence low human traffic here. Do drop by for some lovely photo shots by the lake and perhaps in the woods; elderly may need a trekking pole.

Thank Derrick A
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

We did the Minnewanka Loop and visited Lake Johnson several times during our week in the Canadian Rockies. We were rewarded with beauty, wildlife (bears, sheep), many photo ops, and serenity. Don't miss this area.

1  Thank morrishj
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

We rented a car at Calgary Airport and drove to Banff, stopping off to do this loop on the way. Turned out to be a good decision, as we had a nice drive and saw long-horned sheep and a black bear along the way. Very close to Banff and a manageable drive.

1  Thank NJChisoxFan
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Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful easy walk around a well cleared trail. Gorgeous views and a lovely pair of loons calling back and forth.

Thank Erica B
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