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Romantic winter skate at Jasper Park Lodge.
BEST OF JASPER

Discover Jasper’s Seasonal Playground

Extending over 11,000 square kilometers, Jasper National Park is the largest national park in the Canadian Rockies and part of UNESCO’s Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks World Heritage Site. It’s home to the Icefields Parkway, Athabasca Falls, Maligne Canyon, Marmot Basin and the charming town of Jasper. With no end to the natural beauty, extraordinary outdoor activities and stunning wildlife, we thought we’d share some of the best of Jasper to help you plan your visit.

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THINGS TO DO IN JASPER NATIONAL PARK

Discover locals’ favorites – from scenic drives to night skies. In winter, hit the park trails for some of the snowshoeing, hiking, or fat-tire cycling in the Canadian Rockies. In summer, keep cool on the lake, canoeing, kayaking or paddling to new corners of Jasper by waterway. Indulge in a spa treatment then dine on award-winning cuisines, and wrap up your day with a fireside nightcap and stargazing in the crisp mountain air anytime of year.

A heard of bighorn sheep in Winter in Jasper, photo by David Guenther

WILDLIFE discovery

Available: All Year
Join SunDog Tours on a daily Wildlife Discovery Tour. Jasper National Park offers an amazing opportunity to encounter furry original inhabitants roaming in the wild. Elk, deer, bear, moose and mountain goats are just a sample of the many species that call the park home. Don’t forget to bring your camera!

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A couple on a sightseeing tour in Jasper on the Maligne Canyon Icewalk

Sightseeing & Tours

Available: All Year
Set your sights on dazzling glaciers, frozen lakes, majestic wildlife. Embark on unforgettable tours by sled, ski, or snowshoe to connect even closer to Jasper’s spectacular sites. Experience a Maligne Canyon Ice Walk tour, or take to the sky with an epic helicopter tour over snow-capped mountains.

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Fat Tire biking at Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge in Winter

Winter Biking

November – April
If you have days for trails, we have trails for days. snowshoe, hike, or take a fat tire bike along Jasper’s best trails through the alpine and across frozen lakes. With short loops and full-day trails, time is on your side. Choose from a variety of routes that suit all abilities. Rent a Kona Wo Fat Bike for and hour or up to a day to get out on Jasper’s trails!

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Skiing at Marmot Basin, Jasper National Park

Marmot basin

November – May
For skiers and snowboarders hoping to spend a little less time in the lift line and gain extra runs on fresh powder, Marmot Basin is just the place to be! Ski and ride with rewarding peak views from one of the highest base elevation mountain resorts in Canada. Escape the crowds and explore all 1720 acres of skiable terrain and 90+ trails this winter with the locals who know this mountain well.

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Friends winter ice skating on frozen Mildred Lake at Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

Winter Activity Center

November – April
Start here, go anywhere in Jasper! The Winter Activity Center at Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge is here to help you make the most of your own snowy adventures with daily and hourly rentals for cross-country skis, ice skates, snowshoes and toboggans, fat-tire bikes and ice cleats. Elevate your sense of adventure in the wild heart of Jasper National Park.

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Couple in Robes and Slippers at Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge Spa

WELLNESS

Available: All Year
Fill your cup and experience a peaceful Rocky Mountain refuge at Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge. Relax in the thermal outdoor pool and hot tub. Rejuvenate in the eucalyptus steam room and Finnish-style sauna. Unwind in the award-winning spa with a treatment (or two) to restore after a day of skiing or exploring. Take time to connect with yourself and reflect on the natural abundance that surrounds you.

Relax & Renew
Plant Walks with Matricia Bauer in Jasper

Wapakwanis plant walk

Available: All Year
Embark on a fascinating journey and learn about the Plant Medicine World of Jasper National Park. These guided walks are led by Cree Knowledge Keeper, Matricia of Warrior Women. Get a closer look at the food and medicines that the land offers in surprising places. This guided walk is offered most Tuesdays.

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Jaasper Dark Sky | Jasper Planetarium

Jasper Planetarium

Available: All Year
Jasper National Park is home to the second largest Dark Sky Preserve in the world by the Royal Astronomical Society in Canada. The National Park’s limited light pollution creates ideal conditions for dark sky viewing. Learn more about constellations, stargaze with powerful telescopes, and maybe even wish upon a shooting star at the Jasper Planetarium.

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Jasper Golf Lac Beauvert Jasper Park Lodge

Golf

Reopening: Spring 2023
Take advantage of the dramatic mountain views from elevated tee decks at the Jasper Park Lodge Golf Club. The 18-hole Stanley Thompson golf course is equally scenic as it is challenging with strategic bunkering, an abundance of trees and natural water hazards that come into play throughout.

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Our friendly and knowledgeable Concierge team would be delighted to assist you in planning your upcoming stay. For further assistance, please contact the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge Concierge desk at 780-852-3301 or email: JPL.concierge@fairmont.com.

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DISCOVER WINTER AT FAIRMONT MOUNTAIN PROPERTIES

Fairmont Banff Springs fall and Winter

Fairmont Banff springs

Snowshoe or hike along the Bow River. Discover the historic Cave & Basin or go dashing through the snow in a horse-drawn sleigh ride. The Fairmont Banff Springs and the town of Banff offer plenty of activities year-round to embrace the season in the Rockies.

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Couples strolling along Lake Louise in winter at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

Fairmont chateau lake Louise

Lake Louise is pristine wilderness and roaming local wildlife. Skate across the iconic frozen lake in winter, or canoe on calm waters in summer. End your day with unrivaled dining any time of year in the jewel of the Canadian Rockies.

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Fairmont Chateau Whistler in Winter

Fairmont chateau whistler

Take in the crisp mountain air while out exploring Whistler’s endless skiing and hiking trails. Unwind slopeside in one of three outdoor whirlpools or cozy up for with a cocktail at après in the Mallard Lounge.

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