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Bow Falls is a lovely gradual waterfall in very close proximity (a short stroll) to the famous Banff Springs Hotel. It is in a beautiful setting with the evergreen trees and Rocky Mountains.
There is a nice path along side of the falls. The path...More
A bus tour included this location, but it is such an easy and pleasant walk from downtown Banff we returned. Sadly, icy steps prevented us from reaching the viewing point at the bottom of the rapids, but even part way it was worth doing.
The Bow Falls parking lot is a busy place and unless you arrive early or late in the day might be very crowded, but it's worth the stop. The falls are massive and powerful. Having done several days of white water rafting earlier this year...More
Just a short walk from downtown Banff are the brilliant Bow Falls... but don't be like us and stop short at the rapids! It's a great walk on a sunny day and just over the second hill you will find something worth capturing on your...More