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Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park

Glenbow Road, Cochrane, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-297-5293
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wonderful trails and sights

I took my bike down to the ranch and rode from end to end, there are great paved trils and gravel... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Shaun M
Foothills Nature Walk!!! Nature at your doorsteps!

The Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park is a great place to walk, hike and enjoy nature. The trail leads... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2018
es355lucille
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Cochrane, Alberta
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“bow river” (20 reviews)
“provincial park” (19 reviews)
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Glenbow Road, Cochrane, Alberta, Canada
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+1 403-297-5293
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"bow river"
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"provincial park"
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"interpretive signs"
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"picnic tables"
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"great place to walk"
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"open space"
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"interesting history"
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"few hours"
in 5 reviews
"wheel chair"
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"paved path"
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"mountain vistas"
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"family or friends"
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"views are great"
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"bring lots of water"
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"north bank"
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"an easy walk"
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"stone's throw"
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Reviewed yesterday

I took my bike down to the ranch and rode from end to end, there are great paved trils and gravel trails for bikes and walking. The parking lot is small and at the top of the hill. If you are tired from biking all...More

Thank Shaun M
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

The Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park is a great place to walk, hike and enjoy nature. The trail leads to the Glen Eagles area in Cochrane. Lots of long and shorter trails for everyone to enjoy. In some of the higher elevations there are great views...More

1  Thank es355lucille
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Reviewed February 18, 2018

Such a great spot, whether for a cycle or a run, a walk with family or friends. The views are great, the pathways are well maintained and it's not far from the city!

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Reviewed December 18, 2017

Really enjoyed an outing with family walking the trails. We stoped and read all the interesting history of the area. The trails are well kept and the views are spectacular.

Thank Stephanie T
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Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

So I got lucky. I friend of my cowboys the ranch for the folks that still do it the old fashioned way, on horseback. Now I thought I was going to work. Help move some cattle and get back home but what I found myself...More

Thank Rafternb
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

Just minutes west of Calgary on Highway 1A and a stone's throw east of the town of Cochrane lies the Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park. Except for the large easily visible sign on the highway which directs you to the park entrance there is no indication...More

Thank Brian L
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Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I sometimes just leave home to be alone to talk, discuss. It could be something about what happened at work or if something or someone has upset her, could be me :), or the kids or a sad news of someone we...More

Thank Vajeed A
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Reviewed September 11, 2017

I should say right off that it would be hard to rate Glenbow Ranch Park as "very good" or "excellent" when the mountains of Banff are within view, but for what Glenbow Ranch is, which is a provincial part with lots of trails and opportunities...More

Thank Nemo1921
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Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

This is a very beautiful park. Make sure to bring lots of water. There isn't any shade where we walked and it was a very hot day.

Thank Jennifer P
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Reviewed July 30, 2017

A friend suggested a hike on the Glenbow Ranch -- we were pleasantly surprised. It is for day- use only and there is no camping permitted. However there are lots of trails (pave and gravel) on which you may wander. Bikes are allowed; there is...More

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Georgia J
July 20, 2016|
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Response from Sandy J | Reviewed this property |
I believe it's $25. But google the parks website for all the details!!
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rhonamackay
April 29, 2016|
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Response from FootlooseWithKids | Reviewed this property |
Not yet. My understanding is it will be complete sometime in 2017. I rode my bike down it a ways last year and it ended in a wash out. It'll be great when it's complete!
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