Emerald Lake ~ On the Klondike Highway is between Skagway, Alaska and Whitehorse, Yukon is the beautiful Emerald Lake. The brilliant green of the water is a result of calcium carbonate leaching from the limestone gravels of the valley. This shallow lake was formed like most lakes in the north by glacial retreat.
A one day itinerary of the Boyne valley, in Ireland, that will make you discover prehistoric tombs, medieval ruins and important historical sites on the backdrop of mystical green scenery. Tips and advice for a self guided tour of the Boyne valley, perfect also for families with kids.