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Policeman's Creek Boardwalk

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Address: at Bow Trail Road, Canmore, Alberta T0L 0M0, Canada
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Nice walk before dinner

The very well maintained walk through the town of Canmore is a short walk on a level boardwalk on both sides of a shallow creek. Nice quiet walk to get ready for dinner in Canmore.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Richmond
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The very well maintained walk through the town of Canmore is a short walk on a level boardwalk on both sides of a shallow creek. Nice quiet walk to get ready for dinner in Canmore.

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Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The trailhead is located right in town making it very accessible. The boardwalk makes this walk easy for families with children, pets or anyone looking for a simple walk. The views of the Three Sisters and surrounding peaks are gorgeous and the creek is quaint. We quite enjoyed this walk!

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Calgary
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

A great opportunity to see the town and take a relaxing walk. Very convenient access from downtown and links you with a large number of walking trails around town.

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Alberta
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

This is a very easy, relatively short nature walk that is great to do with kids. There's a little spot by the bridge that allows kids to get right down near the water and throw rocks until their heart's content.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

This is a simple walk through Canmore with the most beautiful views. We started at the "big head" and ended somewhere downtown (didn't really pay attention). We walked over an old train bridge which was gorgeous. The walk is easy, mostly on very flat ground, and well marked. A great way to get to know Canmore!

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Edmonton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

This is such a pleasant walk along the boardwalk, the scenery, a peaceful creek with mountain views is a wonderful way to spend time.

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Whenever we're in Canmore(at least once a week) we walk this boardwalk. No matter what time of year it is a gorgeous walk .there is boardwalk loop along the river of you can connect to other trails too.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

A nice creek stroll/trail; great views. Best part is, it is right downtown. One of four trail walks around the town of Canmore.

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San Clemente, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

This is a nice walk if you want to get familiar with local Canmore foliage/trails. This boardwalk connects to a network of others trails. The boardwalk portion of the trails is quite small. We walked the boardwalk and then decided to walk a few other trails. The boardwalk itself takes about 20 min to walk. Its pleasant if you just... More 

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Winnipeg
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Picked up a brochure on Canmore at my Calgary hotel. It included info on various hikes in and around the town, including this one. This particular walk is more of a stroll, and certainly not a hike, but it is do-able by practically anyone. Great for seniors who are looking for a surefooted pathway. Nice for families, and stroller friendly.... More 

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