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Punchbowl Falls hiking

Canadian Rockies, Alberta, Canada

By lydia.crawford

Punchbowl Falls Statistics

What are the activities at Punchbowl Falls ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Punchbowl Falls?

The Punchbowl Falls are a beautiful set of waterfalls located in Alberta, Canada. The falls are made up of a series of cascades that drop over a cliff, forming a picturesque punchbowl-shaped pool at the bottom. The falls are easily accessible and make for a popular hiking destination, with stunning views of the surrounding countryside.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-117.91974
53.199317

What are the coordinates and address of Punchbowl Falls?

Punchbowl Falls
Punchbowl Falls, Alberta T0E 0E0, Canada

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Starting Point

The Punchbowl Falls are located in the Kananaskis Country of Alberta. To get to the start of the trails, take the Trans-Canada Highway west from Calgary and exit at the Kananaskis Village turnoff. Follow the signs to the falls.

Why visit Punchbowl Falls

The Punchbowl Falls are a beautiful sight to see and are located in the Spray Valley Provincial Park in Alberta. The falls are a great place to visit for a picnic, to go for a hike, or to just take in the natural beauty of the area. The falls are made up of a series of cascades that drop over 100 feet, and the view from the bottom is definitely worth the hike.

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

There is no definitive answer to this question as it depends on what the family is looking for in a destination. Some potential pros of visiting Punchbowl Falls in Alberta include its stunning natural scenery, its easy accessibility, and the fact that it is a relatively short drive from Calgary. Potential cons could include the possibility of crowds during peak times and the fact that the falls can be quite slippery, so caution is advised.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Punchbowl Falls in Alberta are hiking, fishing, and camping. A bref description not to be missed near Punchbowl Falls in Alberta is the beautiful waterfall and the surrounding nature.

Hiking, camping, fishing, and exploring the falls.

Where to eat?

1. The Punchbowl Falls Restaurant - This restaurant is located right next to the Punchbowl Falls and offers a great view of the falls while you eat.

2. The Punchbowl Falls Picnic Area - This picnic area is located right next to the falls and offers a great place to have a picnic while you enjoy the view.

3. The Punchbowl Falls Campground - This campground is located right next to the falls and offers a great place to camp while you enjoy the view.

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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Lydia Crawford, an extraordinary woman with an insatiable zest for life, has become an inspirational figure to many through her adventures and infectious good humor. Born and raised in a small town nestled in the mountains, Lydia developed a love for the outdoors at an early age. Her childhood was filled with hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness, experiences that shaped her into the avid outdoorswoman she is today.

She life was a celebration of adventure, joy, and the great outdoors. She lived with a fierce determination to enjoy every moment and to share that joy with others. Her legacy is one of laughter, exploration, and an unwavering love for the natural world. Lydia's spirit continues to inspire those who knew her and those who discover her story, reminding us all to embrace life with open arms and a heart full of joy.

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