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Bowmont Park

85 St. N.W. & 48 Ave. N.W., Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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Great bike trails and lots of meandering trails

I was surprised to see this hidden gem along my new found bike trail. It is right along... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2016
Michael B
Peaceful Bow River Walk

Quiet and peaceful walk by Bow River. Lovely views of the mountains. Saw several fly fishermen... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2016
282Karen
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6 Oct 2016
“Great bike trails and lots of meandering trails”
10 Sep 2016
“Peaceful Bow River Walk”
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85 St. N.W. & 48 Ave. N.W., Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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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 31 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 30 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
Reviewed 29 October 2013

Linear park along the Bow river with both paved and single track trails for biking and running. Great view of the river and you might see some deer or beavers along the way

1  Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 20 July 2013

This is such a great place - adjacent to a suburban area but a wonderful walking, biking and dog walking area! It is not manicured either - just left to its natural state while allowing the public to enjoy its benefits. There is a lookout...More

1  Thank highlandancer
Reviewed 7 May 2013

Bowmount park is a nice river stroll - but Bowness (nearby) is much nicer.Bowmont park is a good 'Dog walking area.

1  Thank 3205Jack
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