Winter Tours
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Explore the Ice

Icewalk or Wildlife Tour?

Winter in Jasper is famous for the fantastic skiing at Marmot Basin but there is more to see. Our Maligne Canyon Icewalk was designated a Signature Experience by the Canadian Tourism Commission for its outstanding beauty and unique charm. We offer a winter tour selection of wildlife tours, train tours and ice walk daily.

Maligne Canyon Icewalk

JASPER’S MOST POPULAR WINTER TOUR!

Experience the wonders of the Maligne Canyon from the ground up. Your guide will lead you safely along the frozen canyon floor through its maze of fascinating ice sculptures. Explore the entrance to a cave system, ice caves, fossils and towering frozen waterfalls stretching over 30m up the canyon walls. Our tread enhancing cleats, warm winter boots and helmets will help you stay warm and feel secure while walking on the ice.

*Anticipated Icewalk season opening Dec 27.
*Early Season Maligne Canyon Hike Option available from Dec 9
(see details below).

Departs Daily: 9:00 am, 1:00 pm & 6:00 pm
Duration: A three hour trip with two hours on the trail!

Adult Youth (7-14 yrs)
$69 + TAXES $34.50 + TAXES

*Not Recommended for Children under 7
* All necessary equipment supplied. This also includes helmets ~ as now recommended by Parks Canada.

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Maligne Canyon Winter Hike

Witness the dramatic transition of Maligne Canyon as it reshapes from thundering waterfalls to sculptured ice. You’ll be guided along the upper canyon rim, crossing various foot bridges that allow access to many spectacular lookouts. Over a 4 km hike, you’ll experience ice sculptures and stunning views of frozen waterfalls cascading deep into the Canyon. Your guide will point out fossils, an underground cave system and give you a close up photo opportunity with Bridal Veil Falls. Our tread-enhancing cleats and warm winter boots will help you stay warm and feel secure while travelling on icy terrain.

Departs Daily: 9:00 am & 1:00 pm
Duration: A three hour trip with two hours on the trail!

Adult Child (7-14 yrs)
$55 + TAXES $27.50 + TAXES

*Not Recommended for Children under 7
* All necessary equipment supplied.

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Winter Wildlife Search

Winter is a great time to see wildlife. Explore Jasper National Parks lower valleys and travel into the subalpine on the Maligne Lake road to search out the natural beauty of winter in the Rockies and the abundant wildlife. Frozen lakes and rivers provide a great back drop and contrast for the elk, deer, moose, wolves, sheep and coyotes that are still very active in winter. Our tour vehicle will slowly tour the valley while your interpretive guide helps explain the mysteries of nature.

Departs: 9:00 am on Thursday, Saturday & Sunday
Duration: Allow 3 hours

Adult Child (7-14 yrs)
$65 + TAXES $40 + TAXES
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Icewalk and Winter Wildlife Package

This package combines a 3-hour Maligne Canyon Icewalk Tour with a Winter Wildlife tour offering the perfect mix of adventure and discovery at a special rate.

Get active outdoors with the Maligne Canyon Ice-walk – here you will experience the wonders of winter from a different perspective. Your guide will lead you safely along the frozen canyon floor through its maze of fascinating ice sculptures. Explore the entrance to a cave system, ice caves, fossils and towering frozen waterfalls stretching over 30m up the canyon walls. Our waterproof winter boots, tread enhancing cleats and helmets and will help you stay warm and feel secure while walking on the ice.

Discover the wild nature of Jasper on the Winter Wildlife Search – Winter is a great time to see wildlife. You will explore Jasper National Park’s lower valleys and subalpine on the Maligne Lake Road where you will be surrounded by the natural beauty of winter in the Rockies in an area renown for having an abundant wildlife population. Frozen lakes and rivers provide a great back drop and contrast for the elk, deer, moose, wolves, sheep and coyotes that are still very active in winter. Our tour vehicle will slowly tour the valley while your interpretive guide helps explain the mysteries of nature.

Adult Child (7-14 yrs)
$113.50 + TAXES $63.50 + TAXES

 

*Icewalks available daily
*Wildlife Tour available Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays
*Minimum age: 7

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