This map is designed for people who only plan to be in the Lake
Louise area for one to three days, and want to know what the highlights
are and how to find them.
On the front is a 1:35,000-scale detailed topographic map of the
Lake Louise area, including the network of trails around Lake Louise
Village, as well as those up at the Chateau Lake Louise.
Included on the front are trail descriptions of six classic
hikes, including the Lake Louise Lakeshore Trail, the Saddleback and
Fairview Mountain and hikes to the rustic teahouses at Lake Agnes and
Plain of the Six Glaciers. As well as highlights, each trail has a
difficulty rating, trail distance, elevation gain and an approximate
time to allow.
On the back of the map are descriptions of must-see sights in the
area, such as the Chateau Lake Louise and the Sightseeing Gondola, three
highly recommended scenic drives, four of the best biking trails in the
area and brief descriptions of recommended restaurants. Also included
is a Lake Louise Village map with hotels and services marked.
Eight color photos accompany the text.
Everything the visitor needs to make the most of their time in Lake Louise.
In addition to the standard features, this map also includes:
- contour lines at 25-metre (80-foot) intervals
- relief-shaded map
- full color on both sides
- printed on waterproof material