Bow Falls Statistics


What are the activities at Bow Falls ?

Hiking


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Why choose a trail at Bow Falls?

The Bow Falls are a waterfall on the Bow River in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada. They are located downstream of the Johnston Canyon and are accessible from the Trans-Canada Highway. The falls are approximately 60 metres (200 ft) wide and 6 metres (20 ft) high.



What are the services on site?

No information available


Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
51.167967 -115.5614868

What are the coordinates and address of Bow Falls?

Bow Falls
Bow Falls, Banff, AB, Canada

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Starting Point

The Bow Falls are located in Banff National Park, Alberta. To get to the start of the trails, take the Trans-Canada Highway (Hwy 1) west from Calgary and turn off at the exit for Banff. Follow the signs to the town of Banff and then continue on the Bow Valley Parkway (Hwy 1A) until you reach the falls.

Why visit Bow Falls

The Bow Falls are a beautiful sight to see in Alberta. They are located in the Banff National Park, and are easily accessible from the town of Banff. The falls are a great place to visit for a picnic, as there is a large area near the falls where you can spread out a blanket and enjoy the view. The falls are also a popular spot for photographers, as they provide a great opportunity to capture the beauty of the Canadian Rockies.

Is Bow Falls in Alberta a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question as it depends on what each family is looking for in a vacation spot. Bow Falls is located in Banff National Park, which is a beautiful area with plenty of activities and things to see and do. However, it is also a popular tourist destination, so it can be busy at times and prices for lodging and other services can be high.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Bow Falls in Alberta are hiking, fishing, and camping.

The best activities near Bow Falls in Alberta are hiking, biking, and fishing.

Where to eat?

1. The Bow Valley Grill - This restaurant is located in the Banff Park Lodge and it offers stunning views of Bow Falls. The menu features Canadian cuisine with a focus on fresh, local ingredients.

2. Juniper Bistro - This restaurant is located in the Juniper Hotel and it offers contemporary Canadian cuisine with a focus on regional ingredients.

3. The Bison Restaurant - This restaurant is located in the Buffalo Mountain Lodge and it offers a unique dining experience that celebrates the traditions of the First Nations people. The menu features bison meat dishes as well as traditional First Nations dishes.

4. The Old Spaghetti Factory - This restaurant is located in the Cascade Plaza and it offers a casual dining experience with family-friendly prices. The menu features Italian-inspired dishes such as pasta, pizza, and salads.

5. Earl's Kitchen + Bar - This restaurant is located in the Earl's Lodge and it offers a modern take on Canadian cuisine. The menu features dishes such as Alberta beef tartare, elk carpaccio, and maple glazed salmon.




Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No


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