Bow Falls, Banff

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#4 of 47 in Parks in Banff National Park
Witness a raging torrent of white water at Bow Falls. Listen to the hypnotic roar as the water tumbles down the dramatic cascade. Though not particularly high, the falls are wide, and the power on display is undeniable. If you can handle some stairs, the trail continues beyond the falls and is worth exploring for a peaceful stroll where you might spot some wildlife. Nicely accessible from a nearby carpark, the falls offer something for everyone to enjoy. Arrange your visit to Bow Falls and discover more family-friendly attractions in Banff National Park using our Banff National Park trip maker tool .
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  • A small stopover ranges, a few photos and then continue. The parking lot is directly and quite big, but as always many tourists :)
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  • Excellent natural tourist attraction but rather crowded. Not a long walk from the car park but wear comfortable shoes  more »
  • Marilyn Monroe's famous bow river trail along the river that does not return to a film can do. The title of the film in the age of the river's going to make sense, as long as it was an impressive waterfall.
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