Trailhead: Cameron Lake parking lot
located at the end of the Akamina Parkway
approximately 16km from the town of Waterton in Waterton National Park.
is a favorite for Canoers and
Kayakers, you can rent both at the
lake. If you would like to explore
the lake shore there is a short 3km
return hike that follows the lakes west side. Snow can linger here late into
July. The very south edge of Cameron Lake is located in the United States.
Cameron Lake offers good Cutthroat and Rainbow Trout fishing.
You'll need a
to try your luck, check regulations for closures. Ice is usually off the first week of July. There are
several nice picnic sites located near the lake along with a gift shop,
interpretative centre and washrooms. Expect hoards of people and little to no
parking during the summer months.
Local campgrounds include
Bertha Lake back country campground shown in photos below,
Alderson Lake back country campground,
Canyon, Rowe Lakes and
Wall Lake are
also located in this area.
You are in bear country.