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Reviewed yesterday

A very easy walk to the Bow River Falls. I definite must see on your list while in Banff. You will stroll past the river on your journey which is all quite lovely.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Tammy S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This must be the best kept secret within minutes of downtown Banff. The falls and wide river are spectacular. You can use it to fill some downtime and easily do it under 2 hours even an hour if you just observe and take some great...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 62mike
Reviewed yesterday

Bow Falls is a must see when visiting Banff. It is very easy to get to and can be viewed from an area close to the parking lot. There is a trail (steps involved) for those who wish to view the falls from a higher...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Hammeri
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a must see! Lovely trail to reach the falls and we had a magical walk due to snow falling, the whole area is so peaceful and beautiful. Definitely go see the Fairmont hotel after, a stunning building with a back drop of the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank katiesmart27
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just across the river from downtown Banff. There is a trail that runs along the river so you can see the various parts of the falls. There is plenty of parking at the falls. Well worth the trip down to the falls as you have...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 90jeffi
Reviewed 3 days ago

Bow Falls is a very pretty waterfall. It can be seen from the town of Banff and has a large parking lot.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Patty J
Reviewed 4 days ago

We walked from the town centre to the Bow Falls and they were unexpected as we were just exploring the area while going for a walk in the misty rain.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Ozfan77
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stopped here as part of a tour. Vehicle parking is very near the falls and it is a fairly flat are to walk around. The ground was somewhat slippery due to recent winter weather. It is so beautiful! You can walk up some stairs...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 0719karenh
Reviewed 5 days ago

As part of a group, we stopped here for photos and to see beautiful nature. Great place. Would recommend for anyone who loves nature and the water. There are great places to walk and hike, but we were on a time limited stop. Water is...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Susan F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A lovely walk along the river in Banff. An easy walk but worth doing, nice and relaxing . Lovely views along the river.

Date of experience: October 2019
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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