Jasper National Park has thousands of square kilometres of practically untouched alpine wilderness. It’s glorious if you’re into wildlife, exploring mountains, and other spectacular kinds of stuff.
Only 20 minutes from the town of Jasper, Marmot Basin offers 3,000 vertical feet (914m) of superb skiing and snowboarding on 1,720 acres of varied terrain. Marmot Basin is located in Jasper National Park and is the northern most Rocky Mountain ski area. At Marmot Basin you can enjoy abundant dry, light & fluffy snow that is a dream to ski and snowboard on. The ski area has the highest base elevation of any major ski area in Canada. An average of 450 cm of natural snow blankets the mountain annually allowing skiing from November to early May. Explore a wide variety of runs, from novice to expert, on four mountain faces spanning 1,720 acres (696 hectares) of skiable terrain. View Webcam
The Jasper SkyTram whisks you up Whistler’s Mountain to an elevation of 2,263 metres, showing you stunning vistas over mountain ranges stretching up to 80 kilometers away. On a clear day, you can even see the white pyramid of Mount Robson in nearby British Columbia. Interpretive exhibits explain the high alpine environment, and a hiking trail leads you to the summit of the mountain. Gift shops and licensed dining facilities are also available. View the webcam.
Jasper Wellness is a centre focused on people and their well-being. Through massage therapy and yoga offered by professionals throughout the community Jasper Wellness strives to create a sacred space to unite through wellness.Yoga classes offered daily for all levels and experiences. Whether you are looking to stretch out after a day at the hill or expand your practice through intensive workshops Jasper Wellness has many unique offerings for the yogi in us all. Make sure to sign up for the Length Lovers package which pairs yoga and massage for ultimate relaxation. Private group bookings, events and one-on-one sessions are available upon request.
Escape the crowds of Jasper town site and retreat to your own mountain cabin to relax and enjoy the true Rocky Mountain experience. Less than 5 minutes away from the Jasper National Park Gates, and an enjoyable and scenic 25 minute drive to the Miette Hot Springs where you are sure to relax and unwind in the warm water. Be sure to bring your camera to capture the wildlife and beautiful scenery. There is something available for every traveler’s needs. All cabins come standard equipped with a river stone gas fireplace, and are tastefully decorated. The Cabins are equipped with Queen-sized beds and luxurious duvets. Each cabin contains a kitchenette, granite counter top, 2 burner stove, mini fridge and microwave. The front desk and general store is located in the main building to help you with questions, concerns, or advise you on activities that you would like to book, or inquire about the area.
Realize the mountain getaway you've been longing for, nestled in the awe-inspiring Catacomb Mountains. Sunwapta Falls Rocky Mountain Lodge is your ideal place to make your connection with nature and to create memories. Exceptional fine dining by candlelight, cabin style accommodation and wood burning fireplaces will please any romantic. Located right on the Icefields Parkway, 53km south of downtown Jasper, Sunwapta is in an ideal location for attractions and activities from White-Water Rafting, The new Glacier SkyWalk, Waterfalls, Glaciers, Mt Edith Cavell and plenty of Wildlife.
A combination of tranquility and comfort, Patricia Lake Bungalows offer charming cottage experiences within a secluded forest setting, overlooking a pristine mountain lake. Most cabins offering kitchens and fireplaces, all provide TVs, onsite laundry, a playground, outdoor hot tub and fire pit, to ensure your Jasper experience is memorable. Family owned and operated, we offer clean, comfortable, and charming cottages hidden at the end of a private road and nestled in a secluded forest setting.
Jasper National Park is well known for its abundant wildlife. This vehicle-based adventure will take you to seasonal locations with the best opportunity to spot various animals such as elk, bear, moose, sheep and deer. Wildlife is spotted on 95% of tours. Available May to Oct.
The Heritage Classic is one of the most popular vacation itineraries – combining the best golf locales in the Canadian Rockies – Banff, Canmore and Kananaskis. Book early to secure spring/summer 2020 dates.
GyPSy Guide GPS Audio Driving Tour Apps are "Like Having A Tour Guide In Your Car"™. All the benefits of a guided tour, with the freedom to drive yourself. Narration includes stories, tips and directions that trigger automatically as you drive. Works offline, no data roaming. Scenic routes throughout Alberta.
Snap an endless stream of photos from the comfort of the sidecar attached to a Harley Davidson while Jasper Motorcycle Tours takes you on the adventure of a lifetime. Feel the mountain fresh air fix the smile on your face. Smell the trees and flowers in bloom. Look in every direction to see endless unobstructed views of Japer National Park. You are surrounded by stunning emerald green lakes, snow-crested mountains, blue glaciers, massive icefields all linked by a narrow deserted stretch of highway. Your tour guide is your driver and he will treat you and your companion to sights missed by motorcoach and car. Park along the highway or lonely back road to watch bears, mountain goats, elk and moose as they move through the forest. Step off the motorcycle to walk a trail to a thundering waterfall. Then hop back into the sidecar or switch to the seat behind the driver so you can salute other riders as they do the same mountain-lined trek. Jasper National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage site in Alberta and it's vast, untouched and stupendous by motorcycle. The Icefields Parkway is rated as one of the worlds greatest drives.
Go beyond nature's edge and immerse yourself in an awe-inspiring interpretive experience in one of the most unique ecosystems in the world. Explore the immense powers of glaciology from a fully-accessible,cliff-edge walkway that leads to a glass-floored observation platform 280 m (918 ft) above the Sunwapta Valley. From ice-capped mountain peaks to vast glacier-formed valleys, the Columbia Icefield Skywalk is your front-row seat to nature's most grand performance.
Have you ever wanted to explore areas that you thought were simply inaccessible. Did you ever wonder if descending a waterfall in a canyon was even possible. Imagine yourself a feather floating along a stream that descends into a deep cleft in the mountain, following the watercourse as it carves out the rock through centuries of dedicated action. Now envision yourself attached to a rope moving along that waterfall in a controlled descent taking in the stunning beauty that the water has carved from the rock. Canyoning is the art of descending steep walled gorges and deep mountain valleys using ropes to control your movements. Canyoning includes jumping, walking, scrambling, sliding, wading and many other means to travel through this unique and spectacular part of our world.
The PJ Party girls' event is back for another amazing year of ladies-only fun. Bring your favourite pajamas and your best friends for a weekend filled with dance parties, cocktails, fabulous food, fun classes, and most importantly, some much deserved 'me-time' with the girls. This is one Jasper getaway that you will not want to miss.
Escape the cold winter air and fill your mugs with some of the best locally crafted beer. There is no better way to kick off your Super Bowl weekend than becoming a beer expert in one of Canada’s largest National Parks. Spend the weekend enjoying luxurious accommodations at JPL, beer seminars & activities, unrivaled views, exceptional service and beer, all while dining on delectable cuisine paired perfectly with craft beers from across North America. The Grand Tasting Evening event happens Friday and Saturday evening and will feature a different line up of tantalizing craft beers and spirits to sample, as well as succulent foods prepared by the amazing chefs at JPL. Tickets available.