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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 2 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 2 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 3 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 3 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 4 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 4 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
Thank Ilkleygirl
Reviewed 5 days ago

Hardly a waterfall but a nice cascade with a walk alongside and above it. Even in the fall there was ice on the path so be very careful if you walk. Small car park close by and you can see the cascade without walking if...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Park near the Hotel and enjoy the walking trails and head towards the falls. Beautiful spot for taking pictures and hearing the roar of water.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank MarkMac69
Reviewed 1 week ago

Followed the bow river from Banff for half a mile, series of small water falls entering into a valley offering spectacular views

Date of experience: September 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
January 22, 2018|
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Response from JD W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure on that