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Bow Valley Campground

Operator: Bow Valley Campgrounds
Information: 403-673-2163
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A large campground found in Bow Valley Provincial Park, about 30 km east of Canmore just north of Hwy. 1, off the Hwy. 1X. Sites are well-treed with a variety of options: unserviced, power/water, and walk-in. It is situated along the Bow River for pleasant views of the valley and surrounding mountains. There are many amenities and activities here, including interpretive programs, bike rentals, canoeing outfitters, a boat launch, concession, playground and showers.  

Park Boundary

Day Use


      Group Use

        Visitor Centre


          Camping: Apr 27 - Oct 8
          Site Type Campsites Rate / night
          Unserviced 36 $ 26
          Power/Water (15 / 30 amp) 131 $ 40
          Walk-in Tenting 6 $ 26
          Reservations : Apr 27 - Oct 8
          Online Book It
          Phone 1-877-537-2757
          Reservation Fee $12
          Reservation Start Feb 20


          Bike Rentals
          Fast Food Concession
          Firewood Sold
          Flush Toilets
          Grocery/supply store
          Pit/Vault Toilets
          Rafting/canoeing outfitters
          Sewage Disposal
          Water - Hookup
          Water - Tap


          Camping  Showers: $2.00 tokens

          Firewood  Firewood sold at campground store

          Sewage  A sewage disposal station is located here. There are two other sewage disposal stations in the park. Check Kananaskis RV Sewage Disposal Stations for a full listing.

          Note: Any maps and map views are for general information only. Do not rely on them for navigation or to determine legal boundaries.

          Updated: Jan 17, 2018