World class trout fishing awaits on these float and wade fishing charters on the upper Bow River in the Canadian Rockies. Using stable and highly maneuverable MacKenzie River drift boats, your guides will expertly float you into some of the nicest holes and most productive holding areas in the river. "A simply magical experience", to enjoy the sensation of fishing in a wild mountain river, as it flows through the incredible mountain scenery of the Canadian Rockies.
Just below Banff townsite, the Bow River winds it's way through the mountains of Banff National Park and out through the front ranges of the Rocky Mountains to the prairies boasting 40km (25 miles) of catch & release waters. This section of The Bow River is a freestone mountain river. The wild and wary Trout in the river make for exceptional sport. On these Upper Bow River trips, you will primarily fishing for Brown Trout. The Bow Valley is home to many varieties of wildlife, and floating down this beautiful river presents many photographic opportunities.