It’s an unforgettable sight: tall alpine trees line the slopes of snow-capped Mount Victoria, framing the sparkling topaz water.
Lake Garibaldi oozes mystery and adventure, with many fallen tree trunks just beneath the surface of the teal water.
You can experience this superb landscape by following the almost three kilometre-long hiking trail on the lake’s edge.
It’s one of the most photographed lakes around, appearing in video games, adverts, and log-in screens. Visit the real thing for an unbelievable experience.
Peyto Lake makes this list because it’s incredibly photogenic from a high angle, which is easy to get to (read: no hiking needed).