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Bow Valley Provincial Park

Alberta, Canada
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Great campground

Highly recommend staying here. Will be trying to get back here next year, for a longer stay this... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Andrew R
via mobile
Lots of stunning Views

After a while one mountain & lake look much the same as another mountain & lake but still stunning... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wendy H
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Gosport, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Highly recommend staying here. Will be trying to get back here next year, for a longer stay this time. Only issue is showers take $2 tokens and are only 5-7 min. Great sites. Great views. Bring your bikes and hiking shoes.

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 1 week ago

After a while one mountain & lake look much the same as another mountain & lake but still stunning views. Plenty of places to stop & take photo's.

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location was terrific right between Banff and Calgary. Spent the night camping here and the site was spacious and private. I will definitely consider staying here again.

Thank Norm B
Reviewed 22 March 2017

One of the most beautiful places in Alberta. The Provincial Park is so well maintained, clean and pristine. Our family loves visiting here and camping in the summer.

Thank kelsytropico
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

My family and I stayed in an RV at the Bow Valley Provincial Campground on Thanksgiving Weekend. It was fairly cold, to be expected in the mountains, and snowed part of the time. The campground is set on the Bow River, with majestic mountains to...More

Thank therev68
Reviewed 18 September 2016

amazing views of river all long the park. Great place to take the whole family, everyone enjoyed spending the afternoon here

Thank pete d
Reviewed 23 August 2015

The canyon is along Bow Valley Parkway is this fascinating hike along the canyon walls on boardwalks with the rushing waters and waterfalls below.

1  Thank GatewayTraveler44
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Be certain to take this drive either at sunrise or no earlier than 7:30 at night. We saw a moose, deer, and mule deer. The area has a lot of hiking trails and picnic tables as well. It is a beautiful drive.

2  Thank 300Sharon
Reviewed 26 March 2015

The scenery and attractions, such as hiking and kyaking are fantastic! There are also many camping spots with lots of amenities!

3  Thank Don T
Reviewed 20 August 2014

If you are sdtaying South of Lake Louise (Canmore Area) you need to take the Bow Valley Provincial Highway throught this park. We used it 3 days of our trip and saw some amazing scenery and wildlife. lucky enough to see a black bear and...More

3  Thank julies1020
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