|Direct flight to Edmonton||3 h 25 min|
|Direct flight to Calgary||3 h 10 min|
This quiet location is tucked away from the ‘busy’ town site of Jasper and allows for excellent opportunities for wildlife sightings while enjoying your peaceful vacation. A mix of modern and traditional log cabins, Pocahontas Cabins are situated at the base of the Miette Hot Springs road on the Yellowhead Highway 16, thirty minutes east of the Jasper town site. Take a refreshing dip in their heated outdoor swimming pool in summer, or relax in our hot tub in winter, while you reflect on your day’s journeys through the stunning Jasper National Park.
Touchwood Wilderness Retreat is a stunning, hand built cabin, located on 5 private, naturally forested acres, close to Cross Lake and Flatbush in north-central Alberta, 1.5 hours North of Edmonton. Enjoy the view from the veranda, roast marshmallows over the firepit, curl up in comfort with a good book or enjoy the easy access to outdoor recreational activities: close to 3 Lakes & 4 Golf Courses ideal for fishing, boating, swimming, geocaching, snowmobile & quad trails, hiking, and more. Perfect place for families and friends to unplug & reconnect. Come relax, explore and unwind at the ultimate country getaway.
On the edge of Jasper National Park, tucked within a rolling hillside with beautiful Roche à Perdrix Mountain to the west, you’ll find Jasper East Cabins. Escape the crowds and retreat to your own mountain cabin to relax and enjoy the true Rocky Mountain experience. Our property is less than five minutes away from the Jasper National Park gates, and just 25-minutes from Miette Hot Springs. Be sure to bring your camera to capture the wildlife and beautiful scenery.
It’s officially sweater weather! But inside West Edmonton Mall’s World Waterpark, the temperature is set at a balmy 31 degrees Celsius. The Fall into Fantasy package for families includes an overnight stay in a theme room and four World Waterpark passes. Valid for weeknight stays only. Subject to availability.
Enjoy the freedom of a casual, self-serve meal at Northern Lights Café, a comfortable break from sightseeing to fuel your next adventure. Try the Northern Lights Lunch Package from $69 per adult (includes Banff Gondola admission, one entrée, two sides and fountain pop, from 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.).
The Mossleigh grain elevators are one of the rare original elevator rows left in Canada. Today, there are less than 350 remaining across the prairie provinces. Come celebrate our railway ties aboard this historical and educational excursion. Musical entertainment, train robbery and a stop at our iconic prairie elevators.
The annual Northern Spirit light show is set for Nov. 24 to Dec. 31 at Evergreen Park, just outside of Grande Prairie. This is a light show that is added to each year. Spectacular light displays that you can drive through or ride through on the wagons pulled by mighty Draft horses. Warm up by the fire, have hot chocolate and fresh baked cookies, or put your skates on and shred the ice on the outdoor rink.
The Canadian Birkebeiner, Canada’s largest classic cross-country ski event, takes place the second Saturday of every February. Grab a thermos of hot cocoa and come cheer on more than 2,000 cross-country skiers as they whip around the loppet at speeds over 20 km per hour (12.4 mi per hour).
Set in the spectacular surroundings of Lake Louise, the Ice Magic Festival is a world class event with over 20 years of history. Watch as talented ice artists from around the world bring ice carvings to life. Tickets are available for peak times, all other times are free.