Maligne Lake is a lake in Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada. It is famed for the color of its water, the surrounding peaks, the three glaciers visible from the lake and Spirit Island, a frequently photographed islet.
The lake is located 44 km (27 mi) south of Jasper town and is accessible by motor vehicle, including shuttle buses from Jasper. Boat tours run to Spirit Island in the spring to the autumn season. The 44 km Skyline Trail, Jasper’s most popular, highest and above treeline, multi-day hike, begins at Maligne Lake and finishes near the town of Jasper. Other popular day hikes include the Opal Hills and Bald Hills loops. Winter activities include cross-country skiing.