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Bow Falls

Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-762-1550
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Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-762-1550
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a quick stop here and are glad we did. Another beautiful waterfall experience in western Canada. One of many along the way.

Thank 182jr
Reviewed 2 days ago

Bow Falls is easy to get to as it is close to the Administration building at the end of Banff Ave. The mountain scenery surrounding the falls is impressive. The rock formations are also interesting. We saw an elk not far from the falls near...More

1  Thank WireWrapGems2
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The falls are really pretty and are right next to the parking lot. You can walk up and down some stairs along the river to see above the falls. Continue on the trail and you can get to town via the pedestrian bridge. If you...More

Thank GraceIndianapolis
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very nice area to stroll for a walk and take scenic pictures of the bow falls and mountain backdrop.

Thank Josee D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The walk down to the falls from Banff centre isn't far. It's an enjoyable walk. The one side has steep climbs the other a few staircases. It's beautiful following the river and quite relaxing. The falls are pretty and the power of the water is...More

1  Thank boxcarsoup .
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Don't visit Banff without visiting Bow river Falls - nature is so awesome and the falls are spectacular Great that you can climb and walk along to get views further along the falls too

1  Thank Sue H
Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed in Calgary for our first night on an organised Saga holiday from UK through to Banff, Jasper, Rocky Mountaineer and cruise to Alaska. I might be here as a tourist but I don't like too many of me. This trip was a by-product...More

Thank OughtiJohn
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There has been so much rain in the area that the waterfall has turned into a Rapids. It's great there's a parking lot right at the base of the Rapids. Very easy access.

Thank Rhawig
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

No trip to Banff is complete without a visit to Bow Falls. You can drive there, and there is ample parking available. We opted to walk from our hotel, and very much enjoyed the bridge over the Bow, and the beautiful fenced walkway. The views...More

Thank cobilly
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I enjoyed walking up to see Bow Falls. It was very scenic and the air was crisp and fresh, just a lovely excursion.

Thank Slim5144
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