River Stretch Above Athabasca Falls

Access: High­way 93 (Ice Field Park­way) South of Jasper approx­i­mate­ly 40 kilo­me­ters.

Park­ing: Yes, Christie Look­out

Trail­head: Along the Riv­er

Activ­i­ties: Sights / Raft­ing / Canoe­ing / Kayak­ing


This sec­tion of water is rarely ven­tured, the beau­ti­ful vis­tas and the stretch­es of white water makes this a won­der­ful adven­ture. Be for warned that if you do not pull out at the take out, you might be going for a per­ma­nent ride over the Athabas­ca Falls. Kayaks, Rafts, and oth­er forms of water craft is rec­om­mend­ed for this ven­ture.

There are no com­mer­cial out­fit­ters for this trip, so make sure you know what you are doing before tak­ing this ven­ture.


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