Bow Island

Bow Island is a small town in southeastern Alberta, Canada, located in the County of Forty Mile. It is situated along Highway 3, about 40 km east of the Alberta-Saskatchewan border.

Bow Island, Alberta is a small town located in southeast Alberta near the Cypress Hills. It is home to a variety of activities and attractions that offer something for everyone.

Outdoor Activities: Bow Island is the perfect place to explore the great outdoors with outdoor activities such as fishing, hiking, biking, hunting, bird watching, camping and swimming. The town is surrounded by many scenic locations such as the Cypress Hills, the Oldman River, and the Red Deer River.

Shopping and Dining: Bow Island is home to a variety of shops, restaurants, and cafes. Visitors can find everything from clothing to antiques, as well as a variety of local delicacies such as bison, elk, and locally-grown produce.

Events: Bow Island is known for its many events and festivals including the annual Bow Island Music Festival, the Bow Island Rodeo, and the Bow Island Fall Fair. The town also hosts a variety of special events including live music, theatre, art, and more.

Attractions: Bow Island is home to several attractions such as the Historic Bow Island Museum, the Bow Island Swimming Pool, and the Bow Island Art Gallery. Visitors can also take a tour of the historic Kootenay Plains area and the surrounding Cypress Hills.

How to get to Bow Island

Facilities at Bow Island

  • Bow Island Swimming Pool
  • Bow Island Golf Club
  • Bow Island Fitness Centre
  • Bow Island Museum and Tourist Information Centre
  • Bow Island Historic Park
  • Bow Island Lions Club Park
  • Bow Island Community Hall
  • Bow Island Arena
  • Bow Island Library
  • Bow Island Skateboard Park