Sightseeing

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Points of interest, Directions, links and photo packed adventurous stories. Some of these attractions can be reached by car, bus, biking, shuttle service and hiking. They are accessible to everyone, although some involve a short walk or an extended multi-day trip and some, you will need a humorous attitude. But all fun to just get out and explore Jasper.

Points of Interest

Athabasca Falls Winter

Winter or summer, this is a point of interest not to be missed.

Tangle Creek

If you are heading to Banff or coming from, this rest area is a must see in the summer when the water is cascading over the cliff. In the winter, you might catch some ice climbers on this route. Just along the highway 93, near the Icefield parkway and the new Skywalk,...

Miette Hot Springs

Only open when the Miette road is. Summer access.

Skating Mildred Lake

The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge maintains a skating ovals in the winter. If you ever want to skate on frozen lake, this is one of the places to do so. Natural cracks do form on lakes, so beware that it does not have a perfect surface when skating. They also clear...

Maligne Canyon Winter

Winter wonderland in Jasper Things to do, and points of interest. Regular tours are available to access the valley bottom. A guide will safely tour you around with interpretive knowledge. We do however, have to wait till the weather to get cooler so it can freeze the...
Tonquin Adventures - Explore Jasper

Horseback Tonquin Valley

Don’t want to hike this distance into pristine backcountry? Couple of local outfitters can help you out.

The Walls Accommodations - Jasper

The Walls

Self contained two bedroom suite with private entrance, kitchen, living room and two bathrooms. Will rent as an unit.

Bill and Gloria Accommodations

B & G Accommodations

This great spot has bright, clean rooms in a quiet location three blocks to downtown and one block to hiking trails. Warm and friendly atmosphere. Open year round.

Accommodations in the rockies

Accommodation in the Rockies

Large suite ideal for families or couples traveling together. We are 5 minutes walk to downtown and hiking trails. Open all year round. Nous parlons français!

Angela's Accommodations - Jasper

Angela’s Accommodations

Clean, comfortable, sunny rooms in a quiet location 1/2 block to restaurants and trails. Open year round. Off season rates available. Speaks English and Italian. Shared Bathroom, Fridge , Microwave, Large sitting area with T.V. and Private Entrance.

JRT - Explore Jasper

Rafting – Pentathlon 26th

Wild Blue Yonder Jasper Raft Tours Maligne Rafting Jasper Rafting Adventures Summer Solstice tradition The 26th, annual rafting pentathlon, this is where the rafting companies compete for the Mark Oddy Golden Paddle to get bragging rights on who has the best team for...
Bike jump - Explore Jasper

Monday Source Group ride

Monday is Source for Sports Group Ride. There are several group rides in Jasper, so go and ask about them in the local sports stores that rents out bicycles. Mondays are Source for Sports, meeting at 6:30pm at the green space beside Source for Sports. May 15, 2018,...

Retro Day 2018

The season ender for Marmot Basin, they finished it with a retro day fashion show and topped it off with the Athabasca Barnburners. Like I mention on the previous post, Jasper loves dressing up and Retro Day is dressing in the 70's and 80's. So this year, Marmot Basin...
Sparkle Run - Explore Jasper

Sparkle Run

Living with mental health awareness Sparkle Run Some how Jasper got the knack of dressing up for any occasion, this one is for Mental Health awareness, in case you were wondering why these wonderful caring people were doing running with bright, colorful  flamboyant...
Peak Hike - Explore Jasper

Jasper Freeride Season Wrap Up

Jasper Freeride Club annual trek to the peak of Marmot Basin.

Golfing

One of Canada’s top ten resort golf courses is located at The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge.

Sunwapta Falls

If you are traveling from the South, you will pass, Athabasca Glacier, you might even take on a ride with Brewster's Ice Explorer. The Athabasca Glacier is the head waters for this turbulent river. At the falls, the Sunwapta River abruptly changes course from...

Buffalo Prairie – Walking

Seems to be a favorite for dog owners to walk this field. We thought it would be fun to have a picnic by the stream. Big but coming here, as we forgot the picnic for the adults. Oh, well we still get to #lovenature on the prairie. It is also the second day of the...

Rafting – Pentathlon 26th

Wild Blue Yonder Jasper Raft Tours Maligne Rafting Jasper Rafting Adventures Summer Solstice tradition The 26th, annual rafting pentathlon, this is where the rafting companies compete for the Mark Oddy Golden Paddle to get bragging rights on who has the best team for...

Biking – Overlander

Biking Activities Had to test out the craze of E-bikes, this trail is perfect for a ride in the park. The JPCA gang The apres biking at Coco's Photo Gallery Do not see the gallery? use link below. Click...

Wilcox Ridge

An easy hike to the Ridge is a must for day hiking in the Icefield area.

Monday Source Group ride

Monday is Source for Sports Group Ride. There are several group rides in Jasper, so go and ask about them in the local sports stores that rents out bicycles. Mondays are Source for Sports, meeting at 6:30pm at the green space beside Source for Sports. May 15, 2018,...

Hiking Fryatt

This hike completed in 2004, still a classic. You have a backcountry hut to chill out in.

Journey to Coronet Creek

Coronet Creek Adventure

Coronet Creek Camping I was a little hesitant in writing about this trip, because I wanted to keep it secret from the mass visitors to the area. Realizing that the best expeditions cannot be hidden away. This trip consist of watercrafts (canoes & sea kayaks) of human...
Elks along the river

Early float on the Athabasca river

March seems a little early to play on the river, but this year has been warm and some of the channels are open for a float. We explored from Alpine Village to Sixth bridge. ...
Anglican Church Jasper

Anglican Church

St. Mary & St. George Anglican Church (Church of England, Episcopalian) Miette Avenue and Geikie Street Services:10:30 am on Sundays ALL year round Email: jasper.anglican@telus.net (780) 852-4505 Church office: 780 852 4505 Emergencies: 780 931 2412 Mission Statement:...
Catholic Church Jasper

Catholic Parish

Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Parish 406 Pyramid Road (across from the Jasper Activity Centre) Phone: (780) 852-3128 RELATED LINKS: www.DAPWeddings.com ( Photographer ) www.Tekarra Color Lab.com (Photo Lab) www.AlpineArt.ca (Transportation) Jasper Wedding...
Lutheran Church Jasper

Lutheran Church

Jasper Lutheran Church Pyramid Avenue and Geikie Street Sunday worship 10:30 a.m. Pastor John Ekstedt (780) 852-4498   RELATED LINKS: www.DAPWeddings.com ( Photographer ) www.Tekarra Color Lab.com (Photo Lab) www.AlpineArt.ca (Transportation) Jasper Wedding Services...
Journey to Coronet Creek

Coronet Creek Adventure

Coronet Creek Camping I was a little hesitant in writing about this trip, because I wanted to keep it secret from the mass visitors to the area. Realizing that the best expeditions cannot be hidden away. This trip consist of watercrafts (canoes & sea kayaks) of human...
Taken at Cove Bay Recreational Site

Travelers need to know one

RV series one Services, Fuel On a recent recreational vehicle(RV) trip to plot out attractions and must see areas in north west British Columbia (BC). The purpose of the trip was a work combined with some fun in the process. The insight we gathered on how travelers...
Mt. Paul overlooking Coronet Creek

Mount Paul

Mt. Paul If you want to summit, crampons are recommended for the section prior to summit. Otherwise the trail was fairly straight forward, canoe across from Coronet campsite dock, head into the valley until you find a suitable accent north and try not to get cliff-ed...

Caving At Night

only accessible in the winter. one of many caves open to public.

Aloha Cup 2017

Marmot Basin put on a good show for Easter weekend, a truly family event. An easy course set-up on Tranquilizer run with berms, jumps and gates. Almost everyone who participated got a prize from the local shops. Someone went home with a brand new pair of skis and...

Stargazing With Jasper Planetarium

Watching the stars in the dark sky is a fun event anyone can enjoy. Just find a moonless night and a dark preserve and the twinkles of the stars will light you up. A group gathered for some viewing of the stars with telescopes, binoculars and cameras to watch the...

Trail 4-7-13

The beauty about Jasper is that we have so many outdoor options, no snow? Well, biking is still an option. The labyrinth of trails makes it easy to pick one trail and switch your route at multiple intersection according to your whim. We wanted to check out the new...

Halloween 2016

Halloween is such a great night to get dressed up and be someone you are not. And it is also fun for the young ones to get treats from their neighbours plus a little social gathering for the parents. Believe it or not, some parts of the world do not know what...

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