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When to go
Be Prepared: There are very few services along the parkway, so fuel up yourselves and the car before heading out.
Picture Perfect: This stunning scenic drive offers views of beautiful blue lakes, glaciers, waterfalls, and canyons all along one route.
Hidden Gems: Indulge in turquoise lakes away from the crowds by stopping at Bow Lake, Hector Lake or Horseshoe Lake.
Family Friendly: For a family-friendly adventure, enjoy a short 5-10 minute hike, and you can marvel at the beauty of Mistaya Canyon.
Stop in at Laggan’s Bakery or Trailhead Café for snacks and coffee to keep you fueled for the day.