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Reviewed 2 days ago

Bow Falls are beautiful any time of year, even when they are almost frozen over with just a small area of open falling water. The ice was nice and solid and many people were out walking on it, some even climbed the ice to the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Bow Falls is a pretty waterfall along the Bow River and is a short walk from Banff. The wide trail through the forest follows along the Bow River with pretty views of the mountains and river along the way. It was a flat, easy and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank BrittanyAdventures
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fantastic morning out Do the falls and then try to go to the inkpots, great hike, stunning scenery, bring ice cleats in the winter

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank OnlymeCanada
Reviewed 6 days ago

I think this place is the one of the nearest spot from downtown. We went there afternoon. It was very quiet and not busy, There's no one in there. We could spend unwind time. レンタカーを借りて、バンフからレイクルイーズの方向へ行こうとした際に、立ち寄ったところで、ダウンタウンからすぐのところで、もうすでに大自然が始まっているという印象を受けるような場所でした。 駐車場があるにも関わらず、誰おらず素晴らしい景色を貸切状態で楽しめました。

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ka7tnu
Reviewed 1 week ago

A stunning view that is not to be missed. We visited there a couple of times during our visit and did not want to leave. The last time was on horseback!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DQShaw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Still so amazing in the winter. It’s awesome to see the water still flowing when it’s so cold out. Just be careful. People don’t realize how dangerous going in the ice could be.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When ever I come to banff a stop at the bow falls is a must!! Beautiful place for photos. If you traveling in the winter wear proper shoes... I didnt haha its slippery

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank cnorgren90
Reviewed 1 week ago

Make sure to stop and visit the falls. Great photo op. Places available to walk/hike and picnic. Winter - the skating is no longer available and the larger sledding hill is closed. Just tiny hills on the golf course available. Good for little ones.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SaraSuitcase
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Bow River was almost frozen over so as Brits, we had the novelty of walking on the ice. The falls still tumbled under the blue ice cascades, so we were enchanted by this. It's a non-walking tourist attraction so great for someone who wants...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank nikgalton61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very cold but worth the visit the falls were almost frozen with a small section with water flowing If visiting be very careful on the frozen river there were adults and children going very close to the edge were the day before it was not...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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29 August 2018|
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Response from Juliab571 | Reviewed this property |
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Response from EKSKS21 | Reviewed this property |
Toilet Facilities at base of Falls and nearby ar Fairmont Springs Hotel which we were allowed to use during our visit. No Washrooms situated at actual viewpoint but not an issue as so many are in nearby vicinity withing... More
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Response from JD W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure on that