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Lake Minnewanka & Lower Bankhead Ghost Town
Beautiful Lake Minnewanka is the largest lake in the Canadian Rockies. It’s 28 kilometers long (17 miles), and 142 meters deep (466 feet). Normally, it would be an impressive sight, but on this day, the clouds were quickly turning into drizzle and rain, and the whole scene was somewhat miserable. It’s always a shame when you know there are beautiful mountain peaks surrounding you, but you can’t see them thanks to the fog. There’s a large picnic and recreation area at the western end of Lake Minnewanka. You can hop aboard a boat tour here, or hike the northern shoreline. …