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Great trek, unbelievable view and happy I did not know how hard it was before

This was an amazing day. We went on the trek somewhat naively, after we had asked our hotel... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Frankfurt, Germany
Difficult up more difficult down

I hiked this trail with two friends for a overnight stay. It was a little smokey from fire season... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Coquitlam, BC
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was an amazing day. We went on the trek somewhat naively, after we had asked our hotel receptionist for a nice day-hike. We were not disappointed (and neither were our glutes). The hike is at first through the forest and relatively well signed. Afterwards...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nora2408
Reviewed 15 October 2018

hardest hike i have ever done, others have said the same. but so worth it at the top. bring a jacket it gets cold up there.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

I hiked this trail with two friends for a overnight stay. It was a little smokey from fire season, but, very warm 22 C. We started up on a weekday morning. It was not very crowded and we met 6 people coming down. The trail...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank camowen
Reviewed 25 June 2018

I did this hike up to the lake and it is no joke. It is very much worth it as the views and scenery are amazing. Be prepared, however, as it is a very tough hike and there is some rock climbing involved. I took...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank english4law
Reviewed 16 April 2018

The hike is not easy but the views at the top are beautiful! Lucky we got to see the lake but we also experienced white out conditions at the top making it difficult to find our way down. I would highly recommend bringing a compass...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank ardnassac4
Reviewed 14 September 2017

we are from australia and come from flat land. we decided to do this trek and to be honest, we werent prepared for how hard this would be. the bridge at the start is horizontal, but from then on its up and steep. we hiked...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank clintox79
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This hike is an experience like no other. You will travel from forested areas to more of an alpine setting as you ascent through the tree line. When you see the lake itself, you will be in for a very special treat! Certain sections of...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Matthew M
Reviewed 11 November 2016

It´s not easy to get there, but when you are there you will enjoy a beautiful landscape and a fantastic view.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank andib261
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We stayed up here in September 2016 with the temperature around -4°C when we arrived late in the evening. It was dark and we'd hiked up the steep forest trail for the past three hours. In the morning we awoke to clear blue skies, the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Simon M
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Very steep hike up to a spectacular glacial lake. It is quite steep, nearly 4000 ft elevation gain in less than 4 miles. Hike is mainly in forest w/o views, until last 1000 ft or so, where it is almost a scramble up steep rock,...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank nkrpctl
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Minty L
18 March 2017|
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I think the local guides will know the answer to that one. drop Eirc an email and ask: mountainskillsacademy