Banff, Jasper & Glacier National Parks - Waterton Lakes National Park (PDF Chapter)
This is the Waterton Lakes National Park chapter from Lonely Planet’s Banff, Jasper & Glacier National Parks guidebook.
Little Waterton packs a punch. Unrivaled in North America for offering almost instant access to rugged stretches of high alpine terrain well above the treeline, the park is a sanctuary for grizzlies, elk and cougar and about 800 wildflower species.
- take in beautiful scenery and sweeping views along the Carthew-Alderson Trail
- explore age-old geological formations in Red Rock Canyon
- relax after a hike in the welcoming and scenic hamlet of Waterton
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Day Hikes, Cycling, Driving, Sights, Fishing & Boating, Waterton Townsite, Cameron Lake, Tours, Sleeping, Eating, Drinking & Entertainment, Shopping.
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