Upper Waterton Lake, Waterton Lakes National Park

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Part of UNESCO-protected biosphere reserve, Upper Waterton Lake sustains a varied wildlife that includes large mammals like deer and grizzly bears, as well as smaller animals and many species of birds. Surrounded by unspoiled nature, the lake is probably best appreciate on a boat tour, though you can also choose to hike or cycle to experience this pristine scenery. Colder months bring many winter sports enthusiasts, who come here to ski and snowshoe in perfect serenity. You'll find all the accommodations and amenities you need in the town of Waterton, a small but picturesque waterfront community. To visit Upper Waterton Lake and other attractions in Waterton Lakes National Park, use our Waterton Lakes National Park itinerary planner.
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  • When we first entered the park and took notice of the beautiful water and landscape, we knew that Waterton would be a day trip to remember. Upper Waterton Lake is the biggest of the "Waterton Lakes," ...  more »
  • This is just so beautiful with the surrounding mountains. I love the lake cruise and that you can get your passport stamped at goat haunt. Even though it's in the US it's a very unique stamp and not m...  more »
  • Great views... great pictures... Take the boat excursion so you can see more. I saw quite a few people fishing there... I should try it next time.  more »