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Bow Valley Wildland Provincial Park

Lat:51.0324681239 Long: -115.256493559 | Directions
Information: 403-678-5500

Park Boundary

Day Use


      Summer Activities

        Backcountry Camping
        Rock Climbing

      Winter Activities

      Note Permitted activities may vary within a park. Please confirm details with park staff.

      Canoeing/kayaking: Jewel Bay Backcountry Campground is accessible by canoe/kayak; canoe launching is available at Barrier Lake boat launch in Bow Valley Provincial Park; for boating safety information, visit the Transport Canada website. Fishing: there is fishing in Barrier Lake, which falls within ES1 fish management zone; for detailed information refer to the Alberta Guide to Sportfishing Regulations. Hiking: backcountry hiking opportunities include the 3 km natural-surface trail in the Yamnuska area, which provides access to several popular destinations. Rock climbing: Mt. Yamnuska cliff face provides a number of popular climbing routes.

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