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All reviews banff springs hotel bow river fairmont hotel viewing platform postcard view a small parking lot great viewpoint crossing the road photo opportunity vantage point worth a stop tunnel mountain short drive take photos nice walk walk up surrounding mountains
We thought we might see a different view of the Bow River Falls but really this is simply a view of the Banff Spings Hotel. Nothing much else there but do recommend the Hoo Doos trail that starts from there.
This is a very handy place for anybody visiting Banff. If you're walking from downtown, the route is a bit sketchy, but if you're driving, there's good parking, and when full, there's overflow parking on the street. You get some stunning views of the Fairmont...More
Easy to drive up to and a bus stop right by the view point.
Great view of the Banff Hotel and mountains on a clearer day.
I wouldn't hike up here just for the view but if you can catch a bus or drive up,...More