Bow Summit, Banff National Park

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  • Snow was piled up by lots of peitho was really went to see the Lake there was beautiful. It's like a movie snow there did not get so dangerous as you walk you can see Lake gazebo peitho because expectations seemed to be walked on.
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  • Coming south on Icefields Parkway, I had seen all of my planned stops except Bow Summit at Peyto Lake. We saw waterfalls and glaciers and beautiful lakes, but had not seen Bow Summit. I was passing a ...  more »
  • From October to April, expect snow in the Bow Summit area, both on the road and on the trails to the viewpoint. But it's worth any effort to drive the Icefields Parkway and to stop here at this viewpo...  more »

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