Iceberg Lake

View down on Iceberg Lake from high on Mount Wilbur.

Iceberg Lake, situated in a fabulous cirque
on the north side of Mount Wilbur
is one of the most popular hiking destinations in Glacier National Park.

Photo 21 July 1980 by Fred Spicker

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Bor

Bor - Jun 19, 2005 12:21 pm - Voted 10/10

Good view!

How deep is this?

Fred Spicker

Fred Spicker - Jun 19, 2005 1:33 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Good view!

Sorry, I don't know how deep the lake is - nor was I able to find the data anywhere - will keep looking

Bor

Bor - Jun 19, 2005 2:00 pm - Voted 10/10

Re: Good view!

No I thought how deep is from the top of the mountain to the lake? :-)

Fred Spicker

Fred Spicker - Jun 19, 2005 2:42 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Good view!

3,227 feet - almost 1,000 m

sjarg

sjarg - Mar 23, 2006 2:39 am - Hasn't voted

Awesome!

Do you know if you can swim in this lake? Does the air temperatareget warm enought in the summer to swim?

mrh

mrh - Mar 24, 2006 7:57 pm - Voted 10/10

Re: Awesome!

I watched a fool swim in this lake. He was in for only a few seconds and his skin was bright red when he got out. He said it was "cold".

swm88er

swm88er - Jan 4, 2007 2:12 am - Voted 10/10

Thats a...

...amazing shot!! One of my favorites!

bbbeans

bbbeans - Sep 4, 2007 3:23 am - Voted 10/10

Yowzers

Gives me vertigo just looking at it. Were you roped in at the time?

Fred Spicker

Fred Spicker - Sep 4, 2007 9:10 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Yowzers

No rope at this point. Just a scramble from here to the summit. This is one of those carefully peek over the edge photos.

EricChu

EricChu - Nov 23, 2009 6:22 pm - Voted 10/10

Wow!

That's a photo!!

mike_lindacher

mike_lindacher - Jan 3, 2013 12:19 pm - Voted 10/10

beckons .....

class IV or > up wilbur???

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