Waterton Lakes National Park
The prairies of Alberta meet the peaks of the Rocky Mountains in Waterton Lakes National Park. Clear lakes, thundering waterfalls, rainbow-coloured streams, colourful rocks and mountain vistas await hikers and sightseers. Waterton packs a big natural punch into a relatively small and accessible area.
Visiting Waterton Lakes National Park
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Daily visitor fees, camping and program fees, and more. Free admission for youth
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Seasonal safety, avalanche conditions, park regulations
About Waterton Lakes National Park
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