Activities

Activities & Tours

Get the most of your Jasper Vacation!

Jasper National Park features many picturesque views, activities and incredible wildlife. We have put all the hits and little known secrets into 3 self-drive different sightseeing itineraries. Each Itinerary has a map, directions, instructions, and if you have activities you want to do, we can arrange tickets for any of them right at our front desk.

These tours start from Sunwapta Falls Rocky Mountain Lodge, and end here too! While these are our ‘standard’ guides to the National Park, we will customize these for you so you have your very own Jasper holiday plans for each day you stay with us! These include tickets, times, and a full day of arrangements. You can relax, we’ve taken care of the planning!

Take a look at this video for some ideas.

Before you go too far, your first stop should be the fantastic Sunwapta Falls Canyon and Gorge, just a few minutes walk from any room.

Be sure to ask for our free guide which describes these adventure sightseeing tours in detail.

Tour #1 – The Old Highway

• Athabasca Valley Viewpoint
• Goat Hill Viewpoint
• Athabasca Falls
• Valley of the Crooked Trees
• Meeting of the Waters
• Mt. Edith Cavell Road
• Jasper Sky Tram

Tour#2 – Jasper Via The Parkway

• Buck and Osprey lakes
• Honeymoon Lake
• Horseshoe Lake
• Valley of the Five Lakes
• Jasper Park Lodge
• Lake Edith and Lake Annette
• Maligne Canyon
• Medicine Lake
• Maligne Lake Boat Cruise

Tour #3 – The Ice

• Bubbling Springs
• Quartz Sandstone Rock Slide
• Sunwapta River Viewpoint
• Stutfield Glacier Viewpoint
The Columbia Icefields & SnoCoach Tour
• Sunwapta Pass
• Hilda Creek Viewpoint
• Nigel Peak Viewpoint
• Panther Falls

Jasper National Park offers so many ways for visitors to appreciate the beauty of the rocky mountains. The staff at Sunwapta Falls Resort will help you plan your outdoor fun from a wide range of activities.

Hiking


The are many once-in-a-lifetime wilderness hikes which begin at or near Sunwapta Falls Resort. Some recommended hikes are to Sunwapta Falls, Sunwapta Bluff, Osprey & Buck Lakes, Honeymoon Lake, Beauty Creek and Stanley Falls.

Fishing


If fishing in a picturesque emerald coloured lake is your idea of a dream, then we’ll make sure your dream comes true. We work closely with Jasper’s best fishing outfit and can arrange guided fishing trips for 1/2 and full days. An excellent opportunity to see wildlife and get the best information on catching fish in the Rockies! Online Sport and Tackle.

River Rafting


Imagine the thrill of racing down a swift mountain river, surrounded by majestic rocky mountain scenery. Seasoned professionals will safely guide you on an exhilarating white water rafting experience. Contact us for more information.

Horseback Riding


Imagine the thrill of racing down a swift mountain river, surrounded by majestic rocky mountain scenery. Seasoned professionals will safely guide you on an exhilarating white water rafting experience. Contact us for more information.

Bird Watching and Wildlife Viewing

Sunwapta Falls Wildlife Sightseeing

The mountain parks are a unique habitat for many wild animals. In fact, it is not uncommon to see elk, moose, deer, bears, eagles, mountain goats and mountain sheep nearby the Sunwapta Falls Rocky Mountain Rod. Our experienced staff can give you advice on safely watching wildlife in their unique mountain ecosystem.

 

 

 

 

 

Check out previous visitors’ pictures on TripAdvisor!