Trip Planner: Canada / Alberta / Canadian Rockies / Banff National Park / Banff / Bow Valley Parkway
Drive on Bow Valley Parkway, a scenic section of the Trans-Canada Highway that takes travelers from Lake Louise to Banff. Cycle or drive on the narrow, winding path, and you might spot coyotes, elks, wolves, grizzlies, and bighorn sheep. Numerous viewpoints and interpretive spots offer picturesque vistas of the wildlife-rich Bow Valley, rocky cliffs, and evergreen forests. This road provides access to many hiking trails and scenic spots, such as Johnston Canyon and Moraine Lake. To visit Bow Valley Parkway and get the most from your holiday in Banff National Park, create itinerary details personal to you using our Banff National Park trip builder app.
Tours to Bow Valley Parkway
$78 BOOK WITH VIATOR Banff National Park Tour with Lake Louise and Moraine Lake
Duration: 4 hours 15 minutes
$120 BOOK WITH VIATOR eBike and Hike Banff to Johnston Canyon small group guided program
Duration: 4 hours
$129 BOOK WITH VIATOR Deluxe Evening Tour to Lake Louise and Moraine Lake with Dinner
Duration: 6 hours
$5 BOOK WITH VIATOR Experience the Tunnel Mountain Trail with a Smartphone Audio Tour
Duration: 3 hours
Bow Valley Parkway reviews
Beautiful hiking available. Unable to go to Johnston Canyon as it was closed but did some other trails and saw a wolf and moose more »
Most interesting section closed on the east end. Not sure why in July. I would recommend drive to Minnewanka instead, unless doing Johnson Canyon more »
It’s a great way to travel to Lake Louise and Johnston Canyon however, it is closed to passenger cars this Sommer. You can however walk or ride a bike if you don’t want to use a bus. Busses are... more »
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