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“You have not been to Banff without stopping here”
Review of Bow Falls

Bow Falls
Ranked #10 of 50 things to do in Banff
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

It is a major world tourist spot and it is free to visit. So if you are in Banff, you pretty much need to see this so you can say you did. Not the greatest but it is well known. I have been about 20 times and I do go out of my way to stop and see it again.

Thank PMahdis
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful! Must see! Though frozen (mostly) it was a great view and the guide we had was super knowledgeable!

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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Having visited these lovely falls in summer 2016, we went back on New Year’s Day to find them completely frozen and being able to walk on the river!!! Beautiful

Thank Jenny W
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Bow Falls is the 20-25 minutes walk around Banff Town to the scenic beauty of Bow River. Its not a conventional Waterfall from height! Boating activities with family are possible in the river flow, as the flow of River is calm.

Thank Amol K
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Well it's not spectacular as waterfalls go in the height department .. but in the height of summer when the mountain snow is melting a very large volume of water is roaring through.

Visit in winter ( early Jan 18 ) and it's a frozen mass with liquid water flowing out from underneath .. with large areas of the river also thickly frozen so that people walk out on it.

Thank Sarah H
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