The Maligne Canyon Icewalk is a must-do activity while visiting Jasper! Imagine walking on a frozen river bed at the bottom of the deepest accessible canyon in Jasper National Park. You will witness towering frozen waterfalls, ice caves, and incredible ice formations. Your Icewalk tour guide will amaze you with information about Jasper's Maligne Valley, the Karst topography of the area and the mystery of “disappearing” Medicine Lake. This winter adventure is sure to impress!
The Maligne Canyon Icewalk Tour is a great option for anyone who does not ski or snowboard. Whether you are in Jasper for a day or a week, the icewalk is offered 3 times and day, so you could get a full morning of skiing on the slopes and than participate on and Icewalk in the afternoon or evening. The Icewalk Tour covers approximately 3.5 kms (2.1 miles) and is mostly downhill. Participants are required to dress appropriately for the weather. Transportation is included and pick-ups are available from all Jasper accommodations. Please indicate your shoe size when booking as warm boots and ice cleats will be provided. Not recommended for children under 6 yrs of age.
Departure: 10:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m., and 7:00 p.m. daily
Duration: 3-3.5 hours
This tour is great for families with small children that want a quick taste of dogsledding. Trip includes your introduction to the dogs, the equipment, your instruction on how to drive a dog team, and 1 full hour of mushing! It concludes with a hot beverage and homemade treats back at the trail head.
This tour can accommodate large (school groups, clubs, corporate incentive parties) running tours back to back and adding other options such as interpretive snowshoe hikes and a campfire lunch. (Group rates apply. Call for a quote.)
Trip Length: 10kms
Duration: 5-6 hours.
*Please note: Dog sled and Icewalk cannot be booked on same day due to time constraints. Please select 2 separate days when booking activities. Dog Sled not available December 27-28 and January 2 and 17.
(Prices subject to 5% gst and 2% Destination Management Fee)