Bow Valley Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Bow River Campground

Information: 403-673-2163
Operator: Bow Valley Campgrounds

This pretty campground is found in Bow Valley Provincial Park, about 5 km east of Canmore on Hwy. 1. Upgrades in spring 2017 added 20 campsites.  The majority of the campsites are now serviced with power.  Additional upgrades are coming in spring 2018, with the addition of a comfort station, a few walk-in tenting sites and water becoming available at the power serviced sites.  The campground is next to the Bow River, offering pleasant views. There are many activities available in this area, including hiking, biking, fishing, and paddling. 


May 3 - Nov 3
Site Type Campsites Rate / Night
Unserviced 7 $ 28
Power/Water (15 / 30 amp) 59 $ 40


Camping Notes


Loops B and C are 30 amp; Loops D,E,F are 15 amp.


Firewood available for purchase from campground manager/hosts.


Water is available from a hand pump at this site. Although Alberta Parks strives to maintain water quality, we recommend that you bring your own drinking water.


Wheelchair-accessible washrooms.

Online Reservations

Updated: Jul 8, 2019