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Review of Bow Falls

Bow Falls
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Vancouver, Canada
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“awesome”
Reviewed September 15, 2013

good location to take pictures and enjoy the view. Walking distance from the banff spring. Just perfect

Visited September 2013
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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“Bow Falls”
Reviewed September 15, 2013

Bow Falls is actually a series of cascades. It's easy to get to by car and is located in Jasper. It is named for the river that flows down the cascades...Bow River. It can be seen from either side of the river. The side with Buffalo Road has basically a view from up high. The other side allows you to get to almost the same level as the river, with a walk-way to go up-river.

Visited September 2013
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Toronto, Canada
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“Take the trail up the left bank”
Reviewed September 15, 2013

I had visited the falls before but not taken the trail that runs beside it. The falls are very very long so the only way to really appreciate their majesty is to brave the up and down stairs. Not for the elderly.

Visited September 2013
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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
“Pretty”
Reviewed September 13, 2013

I'm rating this as average only because I've been Iguazu in Brazil/Argentina and can't compare them to these baby ones...however the scenery is beautiful with the blue clear water coming from the glaciers...

Visited September 2013
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sherwood park, Alberta
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“very easy walk around the falls”
Reviewed September 11, 2013

this is a very accessible site, with good parking, well paved and marked paths along side of it this makes taking in the various levels simple and quite painless

Visited September 2013
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