Bow Glacier Falls, Banff National Park

#7 of 28 in Trails in Banff National Park
Hiking Trail · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Bow Glacier Falls is located in Lake Louise. Put Bow Glacier Falls and other Banff National Park attractions into our Banff National Park road trip planning app, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • We decided to check out these falls during our hiking trip in the area. We followed the path by the lake, which was a beautiful aquamarine blue colour and crisply calm. We could see the falls in the.....  more »
  • I am glad we did it. The falls were beautiful. The trail was busy but everyone was respectful of distancing.  more »
  • The hike getting here isn’t technically tough. There’s a steep climb before you reach the valley with the water fall. It gets pretty rocky at the end of the hike so watch your footing!
  • What a beautiful hike on the Icefields Parkway! Plenty of parking and facilities to use before heading out. The hike is pretty easy with one steep climb to get up into the area where the falls are. Stay left along the waterline as you hike, do not follow the path into the woods! You will eventually get to the falls, but it will require pushing through bushes and following plastic bags tied to trees... Bring a lunch to eat at the falls before you turn around to make this a nice half-day adventure!
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