2.5 hours drive from Banff to Abraham Lake. Take highway 1 then exit to highway 93 until you cross to North Saskatchewan River Crossing. Take highway 11, from North Saskatchewan River Crossing to Abraham Lake it take 30 to 40mins drive then the lake is on your right.
Make sure you bundle up as the high with is blowing like a storm. Bring some heat pad to make you warm. Crampons is a must last the lake is so icy and slippery.
Frozen methane bubbles in Abrahama Lake. One of the best experience in Landscape photography is to shoot with this bubbles. You will here the cracking ice and how the ice is so clear to see the bottom of the lake.