Avalanche Lake, Glacier National Park

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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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  • After hiking Trail of the Cedars, I highly recommend this hike. It has some elevation gain but is an easy hike that ends at a gorgeous lake surrounded by mountains.  more »
  • Shortish but beautiful hike up a river to avalanche lake. Just under 5 miles round trip with some elevation but easy trail mostly. Mixed scenery ideal for all age groups.  more »
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  • Stunning lake, short steep 700ft climb only 2.3 miles each way. Rewarding lake views.
  • Best viewed early morning. You might see a bear or two across the lake.
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