Things to do in Lake Louise
- 111 reviews
If I were planning my wedding, I'd definitely consider the setting at Moraine Lake. Here, the lake is set like a turquoise jewel against a backdrop of soaring spires laced with glaciers and studded with fir and birch. There's a hiking trail and several spots to stop and take breathtaking photographs of a place nearly everyone has seen in pictures, ...Popular withOutdoorFamiliesAdventure
- 41 review
Just after you get off the Trans Canada Highway or the Bow River Parkway and as you head towards Lake Louise, there's a small mall on your right. There's also a Parks Canada Visitor Center nearby. Within this mall is a grocery store, a post office, some gifts places, a very nice bakery and Woodruff & Blum Booksellers. It's a ...
- 51 review
Mountain Lights is a cool bookstore within the Chateau Lake Louise. It used to be located downstairs (near the back door to the Lake), but now sits upstairs in the same hallway that houses the Deli. It's a cramped little place, but is stuffed with local literary goodness, especially Western Canadian and higher-quality tourist-related books as well as paintings and ...
- 62 reviews
Aside from the Safeway in Banff, there's not many big grocery stores in this neck of the Canadian Rockies. The Village Market is relatively small, conveniently located in the Samson Mall right off the Trans Canada, and relatively expensive. I have come in here several times, but mostly for "grab and go" stuff. It's what you would expect for a ...
- 71 review
Our Team decided to take a Sunday off from our work in Calgary and head out to Banff and Lake Louise for a small taste of the Canadian Rockies. I have been to this area several times and at the end always long to come back. Unfortunately for this time around, our time was very limited and our hike was ...Popular withAdventure
- 81 review
Rocks and Gems was established in 1976 and currently operates 4retail stores (2 in Banff, 1 in Whistler, and this one in Lake Louise). It's located right off the picture window commons and provides nice excuse to get closer to the view. Rocks and Gems offers a nice selection of fossils, stones, gems, and jewelry, and is my Son's kind ...
- 91 review
The Banff Springs and Chateau Lake Louise Hotels both have a nice shopping arcade, but be ready for sticker shock and a questioning eye. A recent example in point was my visit to Images of the North. It's located just down the hall from the Glacier Saloon and specializes in jade carvings, jewelry, and other Canadian (and other parts of ...