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Reviewed 2 days ago

We always go and just admire this part of Banff. We actually took a family picture while we were here too. There is plenty of parking and very peaceful.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dalestacey
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped off to see Bow Falls during our early spring trip out to Banff. The falls were still mostly frozen over, but still had rivulets of water cascading down. The falls themselves are not very high or steep, but are still nice to see...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank silverbrook
Reviewed 4 days ago

The falls were mostly iced over when we stopped and it was a great photo op. Take a look at the public phone station where a young bear ripped the phone off the wall and left a huge dent in the shelf!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AixTex
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Bow Falls in Banff were beautiful! Nice hiking and beautiful views very close to the Fairmont Hotel.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CherylS2966
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They are tiny but very scenic falls. They were actually frozen when we saw them today but that just adds to the picturesque quality. I think it’s the magnificence of the mountains all around that create such a beautiful experience. They are right in the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bunny59
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took some amazing photos here with family and the falls itself not too big but good place to visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sim V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous views, surrounded by mountains, crystal clear water. We spend hours stacking ice into shaped till the Sun started to go down and brought out new colors to the surrounding nature

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dennis C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited in the snow. Walked to the top and wonderful pictures of nature at its best. Definitely worth a visit

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sawbograham
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only a short time stay here as there is probably just the falls to view from a few vantage points. It was part of our Globus tour. Even though it was raining on the afternoon of our visit the falls offered good shots.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 382wayneo382
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walked from town to see the falls and it is an easy walk, but I would recommend good non-slip footwear as the paths are not groomed and can be quite slippery. Lots of free parking was available (Sunday at 11 am), and not many...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Response from Juliab571 | Reviewed this property |
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August 6, 2018|
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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