Emerald Lake in Yoho National Park is a great spot for canoeing and is one of the best ways to enjoy a sunny day in the Canadian Rockies. Easy Access off the Trans-Canada Highway 1, east of Golden.
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“Mirror Lake, Great Colours”
May 17, 2019, by BernardR792
Best seen when it has thawed so that the colour can best appreciated. This lake has a superb mirror image that shows the mountains and trees off to best advantage.
“Unfortunately too early, lake still frozen”
May 06, 2019, by chauminhp
Wife and I visited this lake in early May since we stayed an AirBNB in Field. Unfortunately, the lake was still frozen at this time so we could not take the photos we were hoping to take. Based on...
“In April, Frozen over”
May 06, 2019, by Susie1028
As with most alpine lakes in the Banff/Jasper/Yoho region, Emerald Lake is a beautiful blue/green color in the summer, but is frozen most of the rest of the year. We visited in April, and the lake...