Bertha Lake, Waterton Lakes National Park

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Bertha Lake is a popular hiking destination within Waterton Lakes National Park. A well-accessible trail leads through a thick forest and offers beautiful vistas of mountain landscapes and several falls you'll pass along the way. From the base of this particular waterfall and up the slope of Mount Richards, the hike gets more challenging as the path becomes increasingly steep, leading through a series of switchbacks. To visit Bertha Lake and get the most from your holiday in Waterton Lakes National Park, create itinerary details personal to you using our Waterton Lakes National Park online trip planner .
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  • The Bertha trail hike is so sweet. A bit steep in parts but the scenery is fabulous. About half way up you come onto Bridal Falls. They alone are breathtaking and a great resting point if you are goin...  more »
  • Easy hike up to the falls, a bit harder of a hike if you continue on to the lake - but absolutely worth it!  more »
  • The hike to the falls is easy with some nice views along the way. From the falls to the lake is a 1000 foot vertical gain in 2 miles. The lake views are great and there is a 3 mile easy trail around t...  more »
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