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“Worth the trek”

Bow Glacier Falls Trail
Ranked #10 of 32 things to do in Lake Louise
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed July 22, 2014

It was a wonderful walk, a little steep, but well worth it. Great pictures and a sight to see. Nothing not to like.

Thank Betty W
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Reviewed July 22, 2014

First of all, Bow Lake at the start of this trail is just beautiful. And, its nice to have the snack shop at Num-Ti-Jah Lodge available for snacks and drinks after the hike. Like others have said, drive past the lodge to park close to the trail head. The trail isn't too difficult, but part of it has been washed-out. You will have to get creative and wade through the water, or preferably, climb through the trees for a bit. This is also a very rocky trail, so be prepared with good hiking boots. Finally, wear bug spray! The trail ends at the falls and it is spectacular. We ate lunch at the end and there were only five other people in sight. On the way back we passed two large groups of backpackers, but they were likely headed to the hut. This was an amazing way to get away from crowds and just enjoy the beauty of the area in peace.

4  Thank Wendy L
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Reviewed July 20, 2014

Bow Glacier Falls Trail is a most beautiful sight and very well maintained attracting a large number of tourists daily. Mother Nature is indeed very beautiful.

Thank BPB2012
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Reviewed July 16, 2014

Beautiful trail easy for most walkers. Trail was under water from snowmelt near the falls so you could not get right up to the falls. No problem though, you still got the beauty of everything about this trail

2  Thank 78230Fred_51
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Reviewed July 12, 2014

Nature at its finest! Park authorities has everything label and good signage to direct you. We we're blessed with great weather. It was awesome!

Thank Mireya K
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