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Shadow Lake Lodge

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    Reviewed 27 October 2017

    I hiked to Shadow Lake Lodge last week of July. Of all the hike in lodges I have been to (Phantom Ranch, Sperry Chalet, and LeConte Lodge), this was the most luxurious of the hike in lodges. Cabins were very nice and separated from other...More

    Thank Peter L
    Reviewed 8 October 2017

    Cute area and nice location. Excellent hikes to the high-country lakes and summits. Great history about the owners and the building of it. Food is good although the evening entrees were not always warm but cold from setting in the kitchen too long. You make...More

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    Response from shadowlakelodge, Front Office Manager at Shadow Lake LodgeResponded 13 October 2017

    Thank you for your feedback. We are very disappointed to hear about your dining experiences during your stay. Although this is the first report we have heard of this happening, we do appreciate that you have provided this information to prevent this from happening in...More

    Reviewed 25 September 2017

    My husband and I stayed here for two nights in late August and wished we had stayed longer. The hike in was fairly easy going and extremely peaceful. The last two miles are a bit more strenuous. It's a fine balance to pack light for...More

    Thank Laura G
    Reviewed 21 September 2017

    In order to reach the place you need to park in a rather large free parking lot. The lodge is located about 14 km on a through a dirt road through the woods. The trail has 3 legs. The 1st one is easy (although it...More

    Thank wisniak
    Reviewed 8 September 2017

    I stayed in Shadow Lake Lodge for three nights around the end of July with five other friends in three cabins, all of which were very comfortable. Hiking here is quite good although the best hikes like going over Whistling Pass are further away. Access...More

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    Response from shadowlakelodge, Front Office Manager at Shadow Lake LodgeResponded 13 October 2017

    Thank you for your review. We do appreciate hearing about things we can improve on to make all of our guests' experiences at the lodge memorable (in a good way). Our chefs do strive to accommodate all dietary requests, but at times it can be...More

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    Situated in the high alpine meadows of Banff National Park, Brewster's Shadow Lake Lodge is a remote back country lodge with private cabins, accessible only by hiking, cross country skiing or snowshoeing. Included in the rate are three mountain gourmet meals as well as afternoon tea served to you daily in our dining lodge.
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    21 February 2018|
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    Response from Peter L | Reviewed this property |
    It is an 8 mile hike to Shadow Lake Lodge with one steep part just before you get to the lodge. If you can carry your gear and young children some or all the way then it is a beautiful place to go. With young children I... More
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    Response from shadowlakelodge | Property representative |
    You are able to bike the first 12km on the Redearth trail, then you must lock your bikes and hike the last 2km. You will gain 1500' on this trail, there are a few good hills, but the trail itself is not challenging.
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    Thank you for your inquiry. You can contact White Mountain Adventures at (403)760-4403. They may be able to assist this request.
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    "Close to the toilet huts, so you don't have far to walk at night."
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    "If you use the bathroom at night you might want a cabin closer to the bath house."
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    "In July, choose cabins furthest from the main lodge for porches in the shade."
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