This stunning body of water is named after Princess Louise Caroline Alberta—the 4th daughter of Queen Victoria and was the wife of the Marquess of Lorne.
The area around Moraine Lake offers various hiking and walking trails. The easiest trail to hike within the Rocky Mountains is the Rockpile Trail.
Moraine Lake is located 15 kilometres from the scenic alpine beauty of Lake Louise. Mountaineers usually reach the area’s Neil Colgan Hut after 8 to 12 hours of ascending the Perren Route from Moraine.
Established way back in 1885 within the Rocky Mountains, Banff is positioned 110 to 180 kilometres west of Alberta province’s Calgary.
Compared to its more popular next door neighbor, Banff National Park, the low-profile municipality of Jasper and Jasper National Park is just as beautiful and awe-inspiring.