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Glacier Walking Nature & Wildlife

Discover the Athabasca Glacier, part of the largest icefield in North America. The Columbia Icefield was formed around 10,000 years ago when most of western Canada was cloaked in ice. It spans 325 sq km (125 sq mi) and reaches a depth of 360 m (1,180 ft). Hop on an Ice Explorer bus with giant rubber wheels that takes you right up onto the glacier or go up on foot on a three-hour guided ice walk. Combine the tour with a stroll along a cliff-edge walkway at the nearby Glacier Skywalk and step out onto a glass observation platform suspended 280 m (919 ft) above the Sunwapta Valley.

9 Amazing Things to Do in Jasper

Sara Hamil Tourism Jasper

In Jasper, there’s no such thing as tourists. People who venture to Jasper are adventurers and explorers - novices and experts. Here are nine amazing things to do in Jasper National Park.

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Western Explorer with Rocky Mountaineer

Discover the highlights of the Canadian Rockies. Explore Jasper National Park on a sightseeing tour that takes you through its natural wonders and catch a glimpse of the wildlife that call the park home. Continue on to experience Lake Louise and Banff before ending your journey in Calgary.

Expires: 2017-05-07
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Mountains, Lake & Glaciers

Beautiful mountains, canyons and rivers await on the VIA Rail journey between Vancouver and Jasper. Search for wildlife in Jasper National Park and travel down the spectacular Icefields Parkway, enjoying stops at Columbia Icefield, Athabasca Falls and Crowfoot Glacier, before exploring the picturesque towns of Lake Louise and Banff.

Offered By: Adventure World

Expires: 2017-08-01
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Canadian Rockies Adventure

Experience an adventure onboard the Rocky Mountaineer. Explore the mountain towns of Banff and Lake Louise, visit the awe-inspiring Columbia Icefields, enjoy a full day tour along one of the most scenic highways in the world and take a helicopter tour through the soaring peaks of the Canadian Rockies.

Expires: 2017-05-07
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Columbia Icefield Glacier Adventure

Lake Louise, Alberta
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The Columbia Icefield Glacier Adventure™ reveals the most unique attraction in the Canadian Rockies. Massive Brewster Ice Explorers, specially designed for glacial travel, take passengers on a remarkable excursion onto the surface of the Athabasca Glacier.

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Glacier Adventure

Jasper, Alberta
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Every corner of the world has its must-see attraction… in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, it’s the Athabasca Glacier. The Glacier Adventure tour uses massive Brewster Ice Explorers specifically designed for glacial travel to take passengers on a remarkable, interpretive excursion up onto the surface of the ancient glacier, part of the Columbia Icefield, the largest of its kind in the Canadian Rockies.

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