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Beautiful Stroll

One of my favourite walks in town. Great views, quiet, stroller friendly, lots of birds. Take... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Canmore, Canada
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A nice little stroll right in town.

This is great for anyone with walking difficulties as it fairly level. Benches along the way for a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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at Bow Trail Road, Canmore, Alberta T0L 0M0, Canada
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed May 18, 2012

There is a wide wooden boardwalk that runs alongside Policeman's Creek. One segment is about a half mile, but with no way off unless completing the whole walk. It's a good walking surface that runs along a creek and you can see native plants. It's...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed June 25, 2012

After visiting Canmore on a number of occasions, I finally walked the boardwalk. However, as there had been flooding the previous week, I was unable to complete the route as part of it was extremely muddy, that's nature nobody to blame. It would have been...More

1  Thank Faldereee
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

One of my favourite walks in town. Great views, quiet, stroller friendly, lots of birds. Take the time to enjoy this walk.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is great for anyone with walking difficulties as it fairly level. Benches along the way for a rest and right in the Town of Canmore.

Thank Rkthumper
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have found this place totally randomly when I walking in the downtown area and exploring. There is not a lot of people or noise, which makes it very peaceful. Its a nice place to walk if you are lazy or dont feel like going...More

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Reviewed October 3, 2018

The boardwalk in town is a nice place to go for a walk, you might even see some wildlife. A hike it isn't, but it's pleasant enough that you out to give it a go.

Thank ccrowe3
Reviewed September 19, 2018

The walking/biking trails in town are well used by locals and visitors alike. Pay attentionfor bikes and keep your eyes peeled for wildlife; we saw a female elk and boy was she big.

Thank Cathleen A
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Nice, easy walk if you want a casual stroll but don't expect this to compare with many of the other amazing sights you'll find in Canmore or Banff. The nice boardwalk around the creek will easily accommodate anyone who wants to walk on it. Seems...More

Thank cvalle88
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for something super easy after hiking and Atv tour, our score mucles need a break. So we walked this. It flat and a great stroll next to the river/creek and It's right next to big head.

Thank Bobbie_Rocks
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Great views and a joy to walk along the creek!looking for wildlife and flowers. The sun was shining after days of smoke.

Thank traveller1234430
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

The policeman's creek boardwalk is a great trail right off the Main Street in Canmore! Easy walking and you can take your time with excellent views everywhere! Very peaceful😀it's nice bc you can go far if you want or not and then end up back...More

Thank Jen R
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

I took my mom in this walk while we were in Canmore. The views it gave us were breathtaking and it was relatively quiet for how busy main street was. We passed people on lunch enjoying the scenery but otherwise few others. The path is...More

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June 11, 2018|
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Response from fiss | Reviewed this property |
I would agree about 30 mins by the time you stop, listen to the birds & the river.
November 14, 2017|
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Response from Sabine N | Reviewed this property |
Yes few parking lots. Some are restricted to 2 hours. Parking are actually everywhere around. Have a nice trip!
Donna C
May 1, 2016|
Response from 204,315 |
easiest place to park for disabled person if going from worldmark canmore to policeman's creek train