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Bow Lake, Banff National Park

(4.9/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web)
Hike into the mountains to the picturesque Bow Lake and appreciate memorable views of the Canadian Rockies. Head to the lake early in the day to see the mountain tops in the distance casting a reflection on the water. Hike around the water on the lakeside trail for more views of the mountains and the Bow River, and keep your eyes peeled for Bow's Glacier. Remember to take your own water and snacks, as refreshments are hard to come by in the area. Use our Yoho National Park trip builder to visit Bow Lake on your trip to Yoho National Park, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Der Bow Lake liegt am Icefields Parkway und ist sehr gut zu Fu´ß erreichbar. Eine Wanderung lohnt sich 
  • This stop is right alongside the Icefield Parkway. You can climb down from the parking lot to the banks of the lake and enjoy the view of the lake and Crowfoot Glacier. 
  • Is a long lake! Is so nice here. Took many pictures and panormas here. Don't want to leave this place.