Canoeing In The Rockies
Explore the tranquil waters of Emerald Lake or Lake Louise
Activity available From May until September
Equipment is available from The Boathouse Trading Co, located across the main bridge by the upper parking lot at Emerald Lake Lodge. Canoes, paddles, and life jackets can be rented by the hour.
For canoe rentals in Lake Louise, this can be arranged through the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.
Canoe rentals are available from:
Did You Know?
The impressive colour of Lake Louise and Emerald Lake comes from silt-like rock flour continually being carried into the lake by melt-water from the surrounding glaciers. The tiny particles become suspended in the water, refracting blue and green wavelengths of light.