We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
293
All photos (293)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“the river”(23 reviews)
“easy hike”(16 reviews)
“car park”(11 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
-4°
-14°
Dec
-4°
-15°
Jan
-2°
-13°
Feb
Contact
Kootenay Highway 93, Kootenay National Park, British Columbia, Canada
Website
Improve This Listing
Reviews (238)
Filter reviews
197 results
Traveller rating
159
33
3
1
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
159
33
3
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews the river easy hike car park great hike paint pots canadian rockies short hike beautiful waterfall off the beaten path hidden gem adirondack chairs lake louise few years glacier water numerous bridges out of the way worth checking out
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 197 reviews
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our hiking in Marble Canyon. They have a few trails you can take. One goes up into the area where there had been a huge fire about 12 years ago, so you could see the area coming back to life. We took...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dkopecky2018
Reviewed 21 October 2018

On our way back from exploring the road down toward Radium Hot Springs we stopped at Marble Canyon. Boy were we in for a surprise. The canyon is amazing, and although there were people there it seemed like it was mostly off the radar for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ccrowe3
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

A stunning place to visit. Quite busy but the trail was easy but interesting and the canyon was impressive. Also the surrounding area that had been devasted by fire and is now regenerating is also impressive. Particular the scale of it all. I'm a forester...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SamBrown654
Reviewed 13 October 2018

This is a great little walk, not too long, not to steep and a beautiful area.This area wasn't over crowded like so many places in Banff or Jasper. Stop at the "Red Chairs" and have your picture made. Cross all the bridges and go all...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tyme4relaxing
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

There's a lot of information available about Marble Canyon as you walk through the trail. It's a simple reminder about what water is capable of doing. Beautiful hike with some beautiful views.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank danniedee21
Reviewed 17 September 2018

This is a beautiful, easy walk over the canyon that can probably be done in 30 minutes. Unlike Johnston Canyon where you are essentially inside the canyon, here you walk higher and higher and get to look down from above into it, which is pretty...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank nitajames r
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

This could be a quick stop if traveling through Kootenay National Park. It’s right off the highway. Easy path leading to a waterfall. Nice views along the way.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank David E
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Compared to Johnston Canyon this is a little bit understated. Where the former is more in your face look at me this canyon is more look at me and see what happens over time. The way the river winds it's way through the canyon says...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank alannsarah
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Amazing! Be sure to walk all the way into the canyon, it is really beautiful and well worth the stop. Very nice easy hiking trail with bridges over the river at many points.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JJantech
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Kootenay is a fairly easy side trip from the much more crowded Banff National Park. Marble Canyon is the unquestionable highlight of the park. Compared to the much more heavily visited Johnston Canyon, off the Bow Valley Highway, parking here is much easier, the crowds...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Emanuel_S_NYC
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Glenwood Inn & Suites
99 reviews
10.27 km away
Best Western Plus Columbia River Hotel
278 reviews
12.66 km away
Ray Lyn Motel
27 reviews
14.03 km away
Prestige Mountain Resort Rossland
234 reviews
19.36 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all nearby restaurants
Historic Fruitvale Hotel Public House & Burgervale Restauraunt
20 reviews
.40 km away
Cafe Michael
59 reviews
6.72 km away
McDonald's
5 reviews
7.17 km away
McDonald's
5 reviews
6.63 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 5 nearby attractions
Champion Lakes Provincial Park
10 reviews
9.26 km away
Columbia River Skywalk
13 reviews
11.97 km away
Gardner Cave
27 reviews
18.27 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Les B
29 January 2018|
Answer
Response from Alisen D |
There are washrooms at the parking lot, and benches along the trail. I don't think they are actual picnic tables anywhere. There are lovely big flat rocks that will do just fine. FYI - in the Canadian Rockies, we like to... More
1
Vote
Michael Y
26 June 2017|
Answer
Response from Alisen D |
Don't need it. It's off Highway 93/95. Go SOUTH from Highway #1, heading west from Banff.
0
Votes
Michael Y
26 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from BMphotoTours | Reviewed this property |
Don't know but just google it.
0
Votes