Stanley Thompson, Canada's master golf course architect, designed this 18-hole course with elevated tee boxes, wide fairways that carve through thick forest, dramatic bunkering and holes aligned with distant mountain vistas. It has received 4.5 Stars from Golf Digest, the Gold Tee award from Meetings and Incentive Magazine seven years in a row, and the Successful Meetings Magazine Pinnacle Award six years running. In addition to being recognized annually among the best public courses in Canada, SCOREGolf Magazine rated it as the Number One Public course in Canada for 2013.
The Jasper SkyTram whisks you up Whistler’s Mountain to an elevation of 2,277 meters (7,472 feet), 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.
Marmot Basin, the northern most Rocky Mountain ski area, enjoys abundant dry, light and fluffy snow that is a dream to ski and snowboard on. With the highest base elevation in Canada the area is blanketed with over 400 cm of natural snow between November and May. Combined with a state-of-the-art snowmaking system that guarantees snow surety; skiers and snowboarders enjoy superb snow conditions all season long. Explore a wide variety of runs, from novice to expert, on four mountain faces spanning 1,675 acres (678 hectares) of skiable terrain.
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.
Explore stars, planets, meteors, and auroras in all their glory in our 11,000-square-kilometre stargazing preserve! In 2011, Jasper was designated the world’s largest Dark Sky Preserve by the Royal Astronomy Society in Canada for its low light pollution that creates ideal conditions for astronomical viewing. Package valid on select dates.
Travel through some of the most spectacular scenery in Canada on this fully escorted, 9-day journey from the stunning Pacific Coast through to the majestic Canadian Rockies. Price is per person, based on double occupancy.
Jasper National Park is well known for its abundant wildlife. Join our tour to learn the challenges of managing and protecting wildlife in the national park. This journey will take you to seasonal locations with the best opportunity to spot various animals such as elk, bears, moose, sheep and deer.
Join lifetime Jasper resident Paula Beauchamp, owner of Walks and Talks Jasper, on a informative guided adventure. Why not explore Jasper National Park with a professional level qualified guide who is passionate about Jasper's awesome trails. We walk farther so that you can enjoy more of Jasper's nature, waterfalls, canyons, glaciers, lakes and mountain scenery. Paula’s vision was to offer small groups the benefit of her extensive training and many years of experience, both as a qualified guide and long-time Jasper resident.
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.
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!
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.