Visit Miette and Banff Upper Hot Springs on your trip to the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Banff and Jasper national parks. These natural hot mineral springs are among the top attractions in the Canadian Rockies. Banff Upper Hot Springs offers a splendid historic bathhouse in Banff National Park. In Jasper National Park you'll find the Miette Hot Springs, which have the hottest mineral water in the Rockies.
Located in the scenic Rocky Mountain town of Jasper, Alberta, the Jasper Yellowhead Museum and Archives is dedicated to collect, preserve – and make available for research and exhibition – documents and artefacts that illustrate the human history of Jasper National Park and the Yellowhead Corridor.
Enter our state-of-the-art 35-seat domed theatre and tour the world’s largest accessible dark sky preserve with a live guide – rain-or-shine! PLUS outside, try our “Wild Nights” stargazing experience and get the chance to look through the largest telescope in the Canadian Rocky Mountains.We offer daily evening programs, special monthly programs and of course a great array of unique programs related to our Jasper Dark Sky Festival in October.
Combine Jasper's Whitewater Rafting with the Jasper SkyTram for great value and a great day out! Start your adventure with Jasper's Whitewater Rafting Athabasca Falls trip. This trip provides spectacular canyon scenery combined with moderate rapids. Then continue your adventure at the Jasper SkyTram, offering the best views in Jasper.
The Icefields Parkway between Jasper and Banff has been called the most spectacular highway in the world. Experience two national parks at the right pace from the seat of a bike. This basic package involves staying in hostels. Additional package options are available which include hotel upgrade and rental bikes.
Winter is a great time to see wildlife. Explore Jasper National Park’s lower valleys and subalpine areas renown for their abundant wildlife population. Frozen lakes and rivers provide a great back drop and contrast for elk, deer, moose, wolves, sheep and coyotes that are still very active in winter.
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 holiday planners specialize in making your time in the mountains unforgettable.
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 and Banff National Park.
Cold Fire Creek Dogsledding has been providing Jasper National Park and the Robson Valley with their unique winter adventures since 1998. Because such winter activities as dog sledding are not currently permitted in the Parks, enthusiasts have to travel outside their boundaries in order to participate. The 120 km drive from Jasper is very scenic. You will have the opportunity to see Mount Robson – highest peak in the Canadian Rockies and possibly even a moose, lynx or pack of wolves near Moose Lake along your way.
Jasper's Dark Sky invites astronomers of every level to gaze upon the wonder of one of the world's largest dark sky preserves. As daylight hours begin to recede, October is the ideal time to celebrate the skies with the annual Jasper Dark Sky Festivals with unique programming. New dark sky adventures are also available for visitors to embark upon from rock climbing to planetarium shows. With exciting celebrity guests and new dark sky themed products, there are more reasons than ever to explore Jasper's Dark Sky Preserve.
Whether your first-ever footrace, or searching out an event to kick start the season, the Jasper Canadian Rockies Half Marathon Festival is sure to please! The start line will be on Connaught Drive next to the Jasper Information Centre. The finish line will be 300m southwest of the start on Connaught Drive. All Entry Packages Include: short sleeve running shirt (while still available), awesome finisher medals, medals for the top 3 in each age group of each event, traffic control at major intersections, post race snacks, eligibility for great prizes, and much more!