The secret of the Lake Minnewanka

The indigenous Stoney Nakoda First Nations people called it Minn-waki (Lake of the Spirits). Located in Banff National Park, it is a large glacial lake – 21 kilometers (13 miles) long and 142 meters (466 feet) deep.
The remnants of small resort town of Minnewanka Landing concealed under about 30 meters (100 feet) of water. Established in 1888 it was abandoned when the dam was built in 1941 and raised the lake, completely flooding the town site.

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