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Bowmont Park

85 St. N.W. & 48 Ave. N.W., Calgary, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-268-2489
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Great hill walking! Great views of mountains, Calgary, and Bow River ! Great commune with nature!

Bowmont park is quite large with many official and unofficial walking paths. You can match your... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
buddhastummy
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Calgary, Canada
Great place to get out side.

Bowmont Park is a great place to take the family to get outside and play in the snow. The kids... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pat M
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good51%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“bow river” (8 reviews)
“hiking” (6 reviews)
“trails” (3 reviews)
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85 St. N.W. & 48 Ave. N.W., Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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+1 403-268-2489
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Bowmont park is quite large with many official and unofficial walking paths. You can match your level to a multitude of different paths. You can walk where there are paved parts or more remote spots with unofficial trails. You can walk by yourself OR where...More

Thank buddhastummy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bowmont Park is a great place to take the family to get outside and play in the snow. The kids love it and it's easy to get to.

Thank Pat M
Reviewed 29 September 2017

On the north side of the Bow River, part of the Silver Springs community, this beautiful natural area has something for everyone. Although there are playgrounds and sport fields, most treasure this park for the many wonderful trails. There are two basic areas, the cliff-top...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 7 October 2016

I was surprised to see this hidden gem along my new found bike trail. It is right along residential areas, yet it is expansive with lots of green space to relax, exercise, dog walk or picnic. Though it is getting cooler, it is still a...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Quiet and peaceful walk by Bow River. Lovely views of the mountains. Saw several fly fishermen, and off leash areas for dogs.

Thank 282Karen
Reviewed 30 December 2015

I love riding my mountain bike along the ridge above the Bow river. As good as in the mountains without the long drive.

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 8 October 2015

There have been many chages since I started going there years ago. The off leash fenced area is a bonus however miss the easy access to the water with the dogs

Thank grassislander
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

We took a two hour hike with 3 adults, a 13, 12, and 10 year old, and also a 21 month old toddler (carried in baby carrier). This trail is great with many views of Bow river and it is so peaceful. Many take their...More

Thank CarinaInRedDeer
Reviewed 13 June 2015

Tucked away in NW Calgary are some of the prettiest trails and views that the city has to offer. A nice alternative to packing up the car and heading to Canmore and Banff for the day, Bowmont offers elevation changes, varying terrain, trickling springs, sheltered...More

2  Thank dreataylor
Reviewed 29 December 2013

This is one of my favourite parks in the city for its views. Part of the pathway is right along the Bow River. Watch out, you might even see an osprey (there is a nest) or an eagle on the shore! Some parts are a...More

Thank canadabaerchen
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