Avalanche Lake, Glacier National Park

4.9
#1 of 11 in Trails in Glacier National Park
Must see · Water Body · Hiking Trail
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  • Be sure to arrive early to get a parking spot near the trailhead. It's a mostly uphill hike but it's scenic and culminates with a wide open view of crystal clear lake surrounded by mountains and...  more »
  • Great hike. Moderate difficulty, good for all hikers. Parked at trailhead. Staying left on trail of the cedars takes you past avalanche creek just before the avalanche lake trailhead. The other side....  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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