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Summer Tours
The Jasper Adventure Centre staff strive to make your visit to Jasper the highlight of your vacation! Our local experts have been organizing exciting, informative and adventurous activities and tours in the Jasper area for over 20 years! Find out more about our offerings below and let us show you our back yard!

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Dark Sky Festival  Events 2016 Bill Nye (“The Science Guy”), Star Trek’s George Takei, and Canadian astronaut Jeremy Hanson headline a month-long-celebration of the wonders of space this fall.Throughout October, join SunDog, The Jasper Planetarium, and Jasper astronomer-in-residence Peter McMahon for a full slate of special stargazing events: from viewing the 'Supermoon' at Maligne Canyon, to watching galaxies reflecting off Lake Annette, to the chance to go stargazing at the top of Rocky Mountains on the Jasper SkytramAt these exclusive locales, you'll have the chance to look through the largest...
On this Jasper, Lake Louise, Banff Tour you will travel with your guide along the world-famous Icefields Parkway. Sightseeing stops along this beautiful highway will include Athabasca Falls, the Weeping Wall, Bow Lake, and the Crowfoot Glacier. You will also make a stop at the Columbia Icefields Centre where you will have the opportunity to take part in the Snocoach Tour onto the Athabasca Glacier, and/or explore the Glacier Skywalk over looking the Sunwapta Valley. You may also choose to enjoy the interpretive exhibit at the Ice field...
This one-way tour from Banff and Lake Louise to Jasper tour takes you through some of the most spectacular mountain landscapes in North America. Following the spine of the Canadian Rockies, view a never-ending procession of mammoth mountains, jagged snowy peaks, and numerous glaciers. The entire day is spent in the majesty of Canada’s two most famous National Parks, Banff and Jasper. Sightseeing stops along this beautiful highway will include Lake Louise, Crowfoot Glacier, Bow Lake, the Columbia Ice fields, the Weeping Wall and Athabasca Falls. Your stop at...
Wildlife Discovery TourWith 1000's of hectares of untouched wilderness surrounding our little mountain town, wildlife is something we see a lot of in Jasper!  Join a knowledgeable interpretive guide on a "Wildlife Discovery Tour" and learn all about Jasper's many wild mountain animals.  Elk, deer, big horned sheep, mountain goats, foxes, coyotes, wolves, moose, are just a sample of the wild characters that contribute to the rich diversity of Jasper National Park.  Together with your knowledgeable guide you will seek out these iconic creatures all while learning about the history, geology, and ecology of the area.   Of course, being wild animals,...
Jasper Train Tour (Dunster Station)-Take time to go beyond Jasper National Park and soak up the views of the Canadian Rockies on this unique combination of sightseeing tours by both train and luxury mini-bus.  First, Via Rail’s Skeena train will transport you along the banks of the Fraser River into Beautiful British Columbia’s Robson Valley. Upon arrival at the Dunster B.C. train station (approximately 3 hours on board the train), you will be greeted by your guide and vehicle for the return portion of your journey to Jasper. Travelling the Yellowhead highway back to Jasper involves multiple stops such as Rearguard Falls,...
The Maligne Valley sightseeing tour between Jasper and Maligne Lake provides visitors to Jasper with some of the most remarkable views in the Canadian Rockies.  Learn about the geological and historical significance of this remarkable valley by joining a friendly local interpretive guide on this daily sightseeing tour.  This half-day tour includes a gentle walk along the top of Maligne gorge, multiple photo stop opportunities and is punctuate by a short interpretive walk or leisurely boat cruise to world famous "Spirit Island".  Maligne Valley Sightseeing Tour:Departs: 8:30 amDuration: 5-6 hoursTour with Cruise
The Mount Edith Cavell Tour follows the “Path of the Glacier” trail though one of Jasper’s most stunning landscapes. This is one of the most spectacular adventures that we offer and should not be missed by anyone visiting Jasper National Park! Your guide will transport you to and from the Jasper townsite and along the Path of the glacier while providing enlightening interpretation of the local ecology, geology, and history. The walk usually requires 1.5 hours to complete and is 1.6 km (1 mile) in length and gains 170 ft of elevation over half of this distance. Most people...
JASPER PLANETARIUM AND TELESCOPE EXPERIENCE PROGRAMSWelcome to our virtual guided tour inside our inflated domed theatre LIVE with our astronomy guides.  Orbit the Earth, looking down on the night-time storms and auroras.  Explore local constellations, the Northern Lights, the Milky Way, right to the edge of the universe from Jasper Dark Sky Preserve.   In 2011, Jasper was designated the world’s largest Dark Sky Preserve by the Royal Astronomy Society in Canada, (11,000-square-kilometre of stargazing), for its low light pollution that creates ideal conditions for astronomical viewing.  In addition to being the world’s largest most accessible dark sky preserve, Jasper is also one of the...
Columbia Icefields Tour-The Icefields Parkway is considered one of the most scenic drives in the world. The best way to explore this famous roadway and see all the sights along the way is with your very own interpretive guide! Strike out from Jasper en route to the Icefields' and be mesmerized by your first stop at Athabasca Falls aptly named after the Athabasca Glacier you will be seeing later on.  Many more incredible photo stops will be made before you finally arrive at the Columbia Icefield Centre.  Here you will...
Your birds' eye view awaits atop the Jasper Skytram!  Touted as the longest and highest aerial tramway in the Canadian Rockies, you will view a procession of snow capped mountain ranges as far as the eye can see.  For the 7 minute journey to the top of Whistler's mountain your SkyTram guide provide a fully narrated tour. Take in the breathtaking views from the visitor’s centre or hike to the summit. Take your time enjoying the view and return when you are ready plus your ticket to the top. Jasper Skytram Schedule Summer 2016
Jasper is well know for every level of rafting you can imagine.  From family friendly scenic floats to adrenaline pumping river adventures, we have something for everyone.  Whichever water adventure you choose you are guaranteed a safe experience with certified raft guides who have been providing quality, high grade rafting adventures in the Canadian Rockies since the early 90's. On the Athabasca River (a Class II or Beginner Level river), two different raft excursions are offered. The 2 hour Mile 5 Run is great for families and is suited for all ages....
“Sunburst” Canoe Adventure Start this morning's Canoe Adventure by meeting your friendly local Canoe guide who will get you off to a good start with Coffee or tea and some fresh baked goods. Way to start your day!  After some basic instruction on flat water canoeing techniques, you will venture out with your guide on the peaceful waters of a pristine mountain lake. This is a great time of day for animal sightings in this area so keep watch for loons, eagles, osprey, and more!  all with the backdrop...