Find your winter wonderland with these memorable, magical moments in the province
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
In 1948, Canadian artist James Simpkins created the character of Jasper the Bear to recognize the importance of environmental stewardship and cartoons about Jasper became a regular feature in Maclean’s magazine. In 1962, the character was officially adopted by Jasper National Park and a statue was erected at the townsite. These days, you’ll find the original statue at the top of the Skytram and a replica north of the Jasper Information Centre on Connaught Drive.
Mountain Air has been Jasper's favourite boutique for shopping. Offering ladies and menswear in fun and contemporary fashion. Featuring lines: Guess, Miss Me, NYDJ, Parkhurst, Joseph Ribkoff, Mystree, Superdry, Desigual Mjus, Josef Seibel, Kenneth Cole, Stance, and Happy Socks.
Conveniently located in the town of Jasper, Lobstick Lodge invites you to experience a serene atmosphere in a majestic mountain setting. With spaciously oversized accommodations, expert service, and numerous activities right outside our door, Lobstick Lodge is an ideal setting for your next family, group or individual vacation adventure complete with 3 outdoor hot tubs, and a heated indoor pool.
This small hotel features Jasper National Park lodging with character and charm, and can be found in the center of the village of Jasper. Perfect for a Canadian Rockies vacation, the Astoria Hotel features an excellent restaurant, as well as a lively pub. Papa George's Restaurant offers a variety of family-friendly fare. At the De'd Dog Bar & Grill, you can find a wide selection of domestic and imported refreshments, all in lively atmosphere. No matter what time of year you choose to stay at their Jasper hotel, you will be able to truly enjoy everything the Canadian Rockies has to offer. In winter, skiing, snowboarding, and ice climbing are all popular activities. In the summer months, the Canadian Rockies provide excellent opportunities for hiking, mountain biking, and much more. For your next Jasper vacation, stay at the Astoria Hotel.
Nestled right in downtown Jasper, the Filia Inn is one of Jasper's best kept secrets. Enjoy majestic mountain views in peaceful surroundings. They are within walking distance from restaurants, shops and the Jasper train station. They also feature a breathtaking second story patio with one of the best views in town.
This trip starts at the base of Athabasca Falls and splashes through numerous rapids with high canyon walls on each side. After the canyon stretch, rafters enjoy the wide open views of the scenic Athabasca Valley to our take-out. Available from June 6 to Sept. 7.
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.
This is one of our most magical Canadian winter adventures. Imagine climbing aboard a train in Vancouver, sharing a glass of wine with fellow travelers, then being lulled to sleep as snow falls outside. Awake in a Rockies winter wonderland for a few days of discovery, fun, and indulgence.
Your Adventure has begun! You have found Jasper National Park, famous for its wildlife and scenery. Located in Western Canada, Jasper National Park, the largest national park in the Canadian Rockies, is nestled between Mt. Robson (the tallest peak in Canada) and Banff National Park.
Located in crystal clear Patricia Lake, Jasper Dive Adventures offers a unique underwater experience for visitors to the park. Their certified PADI Scuba Dive Instructor offers certification from the Open Water level up to the Rescue Diver level. Already certified? Take a guided tour to the WWII wreck in Patricia Lake, code named Project Habbakuk!
Providing memorable sightseeing, activity and transportation services. From daily sightseeing excursions, to group tours, to airport shuttles, to coach touring and conference services, our staff of vacation planners specialize in making your time in the mountains unforgettable.
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.