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Mountain high

THIS MONTH: Lake Louise, Alberta

Where? The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise's room 749, where the paintings include a stunning original piece by Canadian watercolourist Walter J. Phillips.

What? Enjoy the view across the glacial lake, 1,734 metres above sea level.

Why? At sunrise, the Victoria Glacier, tinged a memorable pink – like a pink-and-white ice cream sundae – is reflected in the lake below.

The WOWfactor: The perfect stage for fitness, from hikes with a Swiss guide to outdoor adventure weekends with fitness expert Charlene Prickett.

(Hot Bed is a monthly spotlight on the world's most stunning accommodations. Mary Gostelow is president and editor-in-chief of the online magazine Kiwi Collection.)

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May 2006