Stroll along a beach, hike a flowery trail, paddle a canoe, tour Upper Waterton Lake by boat, relish a picnic, learn something new at an exhibit, spot a deer or jay, brave a chilly dip in a mountain lake, or just kick back and relax. There’s lots to do in Waterton Lakes National Park!

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Wildlife viewing
Whether you plan to drive the roads, hike the trails, or relax in town, there are many opportunities to observe wildlife in Waterton.
Get on the water 
Home to a string of pristine mountain lakes, the park is a paradise for anyone who enjoys being on, in or near the water.
Low-season adventure 
Warmer temperatures bring the crowds in July and August, but Waterton is a year-round destination.
Volunteering opportunities give visitors a chance to gain an up-close understanding of the park’s ecosystems.

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