Avalanche Lake, Glacier National Park

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Avalanche Lake is located in Glacier National Park, in the U. S. state of Montana. Avalanche Lake is southwest of Bearhat Mountain and receives meltwater from Sperry Glacier. Avalanche Lake is a hike from the trailhead along the Trail of the Cedars.
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  • In 1936 there was an avalanche. Now, we can not see anything from the Avalanche Lake. The Avalanche Lake is very quiet and attractive. A lot of people park here for exploring the Glacier National...  more »
  • After hiking Trail of the Cedars, I highly recommend this hike. It has some elevation gain but is an easy hike that ends at a gorgeous lake surrounded by mountains.  more »
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  • Stunning lake, short steep 700ft climb only 2.3 miles each way. Rewarding lake views.
  • Best viewed early morning. You might see a bear or two across the lake.
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