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Avalanche Lake, Glacier National Park

Categories: Bodies of Water, Hiking Trails, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
Inspirock Rating:
4.8/5 based on 480+ reviews on the web
Avalanche Lake is located in Glacier National Park, in the U. S. state of Montana. Avalanche Lake is southwest of Bearhat Mountain and receives meltwater from Sperry Glacier. Avalanche Lake is a hike from the trailhead along the Trail of the Cedars.
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  • The trail is about 2 or so miles one way with plenty of uphill sections, but it's well maintained and not overly difficult. The lake at the end isn't amazing, but it's fine. There are some nice photo ...  read more »
  • The trail was easy to walk but give yourself 2+ hours because you'll stop to take lots of photos of the beautiful scenery, waterfalls, etc. You won't be alone - there were lots of others on this trail...  read more »
  • It was a mostly uphill hike, but so worth the effort. We took lunch and dined lake side on a beautiful fall day. Beautiful and so peaceful. Do it! 
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