Take in all the sights and activities in our list of Jasper activities below!
Jasper Municipal LibraryHello visitors! We are located at 500 Robson Street at the corner of Elm Avenue, across from the Jasper Elementary School. The library remains closed to the public. Our free WiFi, Library Wireless, is available outside.
Jasper Raft ToursJoin the fun and experience easy rafting / scenic float trip down the Athabasca River, a designated Canadian Heritage River. A National Park licensed guide will provide commentary on the human and natural history of Jasper while navigating you along the same route used by the “fur traders” over 2 centuries ago. The specially designed, 7 meter / 25 foot long, oar powered rafts, offer a safe and comfortable ride through several small, easy sets of rapids and calm stretches that any first time rafter will enjoy. Don’t worry the guides do all the rowing; you sit back and enjoy while exploring all the spectacular scenery. There is always a chance of seeing various wildlife including elk, deer, moose, coyotes, wolves, eagles, ospreys, mountain sheep and bears. Tours will operate rain or shine, and a poncho will be provided when required. This trip is designed for the whole family, toddlers to seniors aged from 2 up to 99 years.
Jasper SkyTramGet the best view of Jasper National Park from the alpine zone with a flight aboard the Jasper SkyTram, the longest and highest guided aerial tramway in Canada. Climb the mountain in your enclosed cabin for a 7.5 minute ride to the upper station, at 2,263 metres above sea level, as you watch for wildlife below. This sky-high adventure is the perfect experience for guests of all ages. Make sure to take a stroll on the boardwalk and hike the 1.4 km Summit Trail to the top of Whistlers Mountain at 2,463 metres to view six mountain ranges. Enjoy a meal at the Summit Restaurant before your ride down to the lower station. The best time of day to get the perfect picture is in the morning and evening, so make sure to reserve your flight time online. Jasper SkyTram operates from late March to the end of October each season. The departure point is located at the end of Whistlers Road, only 7 km south of Jasper off the Icefields Parkway.
Jasper’s Whitewater Rafting Co.Jasper's Whitewater Rafting offers tours for everyone, from the hesitant first timers to the more daring water enthusiasts. Let the natural beauty of the Athabasca and Sunwapta Rivers create lasting memories while you play in the company of our experienced guides. Not only does rafting enable you to view the magnificent scenery of the Park from a whole new perspective, it is also a great venue for family occasions, parties, and celebrations. Transportation and river gear provided. FUN FOR EVERY GENERATION! Let our family take care of your family. Locally owned and operated since 1971.
Ski Marmot BasinMarmot Basin offers 1,720 acres (696 hectares) of diverse, skiable terrain on five mountain faces for all ability levels from mid-November to early May. The variety of terrain with 91 named runs makes this an ideal area for all skiers who can enjoy alpine bowls, moguls, treed glades and cruising on groomed runs using one of seven modern lifts. Nature delivers over 450 centimetres of dry Rocky Mountain snow annually to Marmot Basin, which boasts the highest base elevation of any major ski area in Canada. Amenities at the area include three day chalets with restaurants, ski/snowboard rentals, Snow School lessons, the Outer Limits retail shop and Little Rascals Nursery. The ski area is located 20 km south of the town of Jasper. Make us your destination this winter to create wonderful memories skiing and snowboarding the slopes of Ski Marmot Basin in the Canadian Rockies.
Jasper PlanetariumJoin our astronomy experts inside our dome theatre for a world-exclusive look at the local "Canadian" constellations and auroras above Jasper in an interactive LIVE 35 minute experience. Also available (separately or in a combo) come outside and check out the largest telescope in the Rockies, learn how our powerful instruments work, see how to photograph the Milky Way as well as the Northern Lights, view an "instant replay" of highlights from the last clear night via our new video scope, and get weather-permitting views LIVE through our telescopes under the heavens in Jasper Dark Sky Preserve - the world's largest astronomy park. Check our website for full times and prices:
Jasper-Yellowhead MuseumJasper Yellowhead Museum & Archives: Jasper’s history from 10,000 years ago; artifacts such as Curly Phillips’ Canoe, the Legendary Silver Ice Axe from Mt Alberta, Original Musket Balls by Canada’s greatest Map Maker David Thompson and Métis Beadwork by early Jasper resident Suzette Swift. Summer temporary exhibits include: Showcase Gallery - “Canadian National Railway 100th Anniversary Exhibit; Come join us for 100 years on the Rails, exhibition will run until Sunday, November 15th, 2019. Alcove Gallery - “Whistlers Campground; Past, Present and Future” exhibition; Get a Sneak Peak on the Future of Whistlers Campground, exhibition will run until Sunday, November 3rd, 2019. Our Annual Used Book Sale runs until Monday, September 2nd, 2019, with 1000’s of titles to choose from. Are you looking for that local and unique gift or that great historical book about Jasper? Come visit our gift shop! Watch our website for more exciting, ever-changing temporary exhibitions and programming.
At SunDog Tours we strive to make your visit to Jasper memorable! For over 17 years we have been offering exciting, informative and adventurous tours that explore our amazing region.
We believe our greatest asset is our people. For the past 17 years we have been putting together a team of energetic, knowledgeable, dedicated professionals, committed to delivering a level of service unsurpassed in the industry.
Allow us to assist you with your Jasper Alberta Adventure! Providing memorable Sightseeing, Activity and Transportation services to, from and within beautiful Jasper, Alberta. Call us at: +1 888 786 3641 and one of our friendly travel experts will be happy to assist you in getting here and ensuring your stay with us is a memorable one!!
Jasper Fitness and Aquatic CentreThe Jasper Fitness and Aquatic Centre boasts a modern, up-to-date fitness facility with plenty of windows, lots of natural light and an open concept floorplan. The facility features 5,000 square feet dedicated to fitness, a separate stretching area and extended hours of operation. Our indoor climbing wall is beginner friendly, but also offers routes and angles sure to challenge even the most experienced climbers. Our pool also offers something for everyone: a giant waterslide, diving board, suspended jungle gym, wade pool, hot tub, steam room and swimming lanes. Visit our website or look us up on Facebook for current rates and schedules.
National Car Rental
Conveniently located inside the Jasper Heritage Railway Station, in Downtown Jasper. We are proud to be locally owned, and operating in the Rocky Mountains. We provide a vast selection of brand new clean vehicles suitable for any road trip. Our staff is always happy to provide you with maps, and directions to get you on your way. Rent, buy or share the vehicle you need at the one place to go for every place life takes you. Open every day ALL YEAR ROUND with free localpickup for our customers.Please phone us for availability at 780-852-1117