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Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park

Glenbow Road, Cochrane, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-297-5293
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Beautiful way to spend some time in nature

Such a great spot, whether for a cycle or a run, a walk with family or friends. The views are... read more

Reviewed yesterday
shannajade2
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Calgary, Canada
Great place for a hike with children

Really enjoyed an outing with family walking the trails. We stoped and read all the interesting... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2017
Stephanie T
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Holland Landing, Canada
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“bow river” (20 reviews)
“provincial park” (18 reviews)
“picnic tables” (8 reviews)
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Glenbow Road, Cochrane, Alberta, Canada
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+1 403-297-5293
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Reviewed yesterday

Such a great spot, whether for a cycle or a run, a walk with family or friends. The views are great, the pathways are well maintained and it's not far from the city!

Thank shannajade2
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Really enjoyed an outing with family walking the trails. We stoped and read all the interesting history of the area. The trails are well kept and the views are spectacular.

Thank Stephanie T
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

So I got lucky. I friend of my cowboys the ranch for the folks that still do it the old fashioned way, on horseback. Now I thought I was going to work. Help move some cattle and get back home but what I found myself...More

Thank Rafternb
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Just minutes west of Calgary on Highway 1A and a stone's throw east of the town of Cochrane lies the Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park. Except for the large easily visible sign on the highway which directs you to the park entrance there is no indication...More

Thank Brian L
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I sometimes just leave home to be alone to talk, discuss. It could be something about what happened at work or if something or someone has upset her, could be me :), or the kids or a sad news of someone we...More

Thank Vajeed A
Reviewed 12 September 2017

I should say right off that it would be hard to rate Glenbow Ranch Park as "very good" or "excellent" when the mountains of Banff are within view, but for what Glenbow Ranch is, which is a provincial part with lots of trails and opportunities...More

Thank Nemo1921
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This is a very beautiful park. Make sure to bring lots of water. There isn't any shade where we walked and it was a very hot day.

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 31 July 2017

A friend suggested a hike on the Glenbow Ranch -- we were pleasantly surprised. It is for day- use only and there is no camping permitted. However there are lots of trails (pave and gravel) on which you may wander. Bikes are allowed; there is...More

1  Thank Peter R
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

An amazing place for a walk. So many paths to choose. There a couple of spots with breathtaking views. Cross the railroads and walk by the river. You won't be disappointed!

Thank erinchris7787
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We had never been down, until the photographer that we hired for family pics, suggested Glenbow Ranch!! How beautiful!! Hiking, biking & walking trails, picnic tables & benches to enjoy the amazing view of our valley, foothills & mountains!!

Thank debway1
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Georgia J
21 July 2016|
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Response from Sandy J | Reviewed this property |
I believe it's $25. But google the parks website for all the details!!
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rhonamackay
30 April 2016|
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Response from FootlooseWithKids | Reviewed this property |
Not yet. My understanding is it will be complete sometime in 2017. I rode my bike down it a ways last year and it ended in a wash out. It'll be great when it's complete!
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