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Wildlife Tours

Wildlife Viewing

Wildlife sightings in Jasper National Park are most frequent in the early morning and during the evening. This vehicle-based, guided tour offers the opportunity to observe wildlife such as elk, bear, moose, sheep and deer at the dawn of another day.

Morning Wildlife Search

BEAR CUB IN A TREE ~ PHOTO: ROSS PUGH
BLACK BEAR ~ PHOTO: ROSS PUGH
BLACK BEAR CUBS ~ PHOTO: ROSS PUGH
FEMALE ELK WITH CALF ~ PHOTO: ROSS PUGH
BALD EAGLE ~ PHOTO: ROSS PUGH
GRIZZLY BEAR 
COYOTE PUPS ~ PHOTO: ROSS PUGH
MALE BIG HORN SHEEP ~ PHOTO: ROSS PUGH
FEMALE BIG HORN SHEEP
BEAR CUB ~ PHOTO: ROSS PUGH
MALE ELK 
GRIZZLY BEAR

Get out early to make the most of your day. Wildlife sightings in Jasper National Park are most frequent in the early morning and during the evening. This vehicle-based, guided tour offers the opportunity to observe wildlife such as elk, bear, moose, sheep and deer at the dawn of another day.

Exploring the scenic valley, you will gaze out large windows while passing stunning views of the mountains and surrounding wilderness. The morning light provides a warm ambience to capture photos from either inside of the minibus or occasionally by a short walk at the discretion of your guide.

Your local guide will use their expertise to select the route based on seasonal wildlife movements increasing your chances of encounters. Along the way, you’ll learn valuable insights into the challenges of managing and protecting wildlife within the national park.

Jasper National Park is a wild and natural environment. While wildlife sightings are frequent, everyday is unique. We succeed in spotting wildlife on 95% of our tours. Visit our FAQs for answers to frequently asked questions.

Duration:
Allow 3 hours.
Daily Departures:
8:30 am (May 4 – Sep 29, 2019  |  May 16 – 27, 2020)

*Small Group Tour *Complimentary hotel pick up & drop off.

Adult Child (5-15 yrs)
$69 + TAXES $49 + TAXES

* Pricing valid for 2019 & 2020 seasons

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Evening Wildlife Search

BLACK BEAR & CUB – PHOTO: ROSS PUGH
MALE ELK – PHOTO: ROSS PUGH
GRIZZLY BEAR – PHOTO: DIANNE SCOTT
BALD EAGLE – PHOTO: ROSS PUGH
BLACK BEAR CUB – PHOTO: ROSS PUGH
WOLF – PHOTO: ROSS PUGH
MALE BIG HORN SHEEP – PHOTO: ROSS PUGH
MOUNTAIN GOAT – PHOTO: CARMELA OLYSLAGERS
MOUNTAIN GOAT – PHOTO: CARMELA OLYSLAGERS
HERD OF ELK – PHOTO: ROSS PUGH
BEAVER – PHOTO: ROSS PUGH
BEAVER POND – PHOTO: CARMELA OLYSLAGERS
Jasper National Park is well known for its abundant wildlife and the evening is an ideal time for viewing. On this 3-hour, vehicle-based tour you will travel to seasonal locations selected by your local guide. This allows you the best opportunity to spot various animals such as elk, bear, moose, sheep and deer.

As you meander slowly down the valley, you will gaze out large windows while passing stunning views of the mountains and surrounding wilderness in the evening light. Capture your memories through photographs from either inside of the minibus or occasionally by a short walk at the discretion of your guide.

During the tour you will discover valuable insights into the challenges of managing and protecting wildlife within the national park. Your guide will be eager to answer your questions, as they passionately share the magic of Jasper’s wild side, bringing the stories of the animals to life.

Jasper National Park is a wild and natural environment. While wildlife sightings are frequent, everyday is unique. We succeed in spotting wildlife on 95% of our tours. Visit our FAQs for answers to frequently asked questions.

Duration:
Allow 3 hours.
Daily Departures:
5:30 pm (May 4 – Sep 8, 2019 | May 2 – Sep 5, 2020)
4:30pm (Sep 9–Oct 6, 2019 | Sep 6 – Oct 4, 2020)

*Small Group Tour *Complimentary hotel pick up & drop off.

Adult Child (5-15 yrs)
$69 + TAXES* $49 + TAXES*

* Pricing valid for 2019 & 2020 seasons

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Family Rafting & Whitewater Combo

Explore Jasper’s wild side and save 15% with this Family Rafting & Wildlife Combo deal combining the Class 2+ Canyon Run Family Rafting and either a Morning or Evening Wildlife Search.

Get together for the ultimate family adventure on the Class 2+ Canyon Run Rafting: On this family-friendly whitewater trip you’ll dive right into the action at the base of Athabasca Falls. Dwarfed by spectacular rock walls, your raft will whisk you downriver through sections of fun, splashy whitewater. As the Canyon widens, the water calms to a tranquil float allowing you to relax and take in majestic views of the surrounding Rockies. Departs daily at 9:30am & 1:30pm – allow total 3.5-hours round-trip (1.5 hours on-water).

Relax and watch the wild go by on a Wildlife Search: Jasper National Park is well known for its abundant wildlife and the early morning or during the evening is ideal for viewing. This vehicle-based tour will take you to seasonal locations with the best opportunity to spot various animals such as elk, bear, moose, sheep and deer in their natural habitat. Throughout the journey, your professional local guide will passionately share the magic of Jasper’s wild side, giving you valuable insights into the challenges of managing and protecting wildlife within the National Park. We succeed in spotting wildlife on 95% of our tours. Departs daily at 8:30am or 5:30pm – allow 3 hours.

*When booking this combo deal, you can choose to do both activities in the same day or spread over different days.
*Participants must be a minimum of 5 years old for Class 2+ Canyon Run Rafting.

Adult Child (5-15 yrs)
$143 + TAXES* $84 + TAXES*

* Pricing valid for 2020 season

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Sunwapta Rafting & Wildlife Combo

Experience a thrilling rafting adventure down the turbulent Class 3 Sunwapta River then relax and watch the wild go by on the Morning or Evening Wildlife Search. You will save 15% when booking this combo deal.

Hit the wild water on the Sunwapta River: ‘Sunwapta’ is the Stoney Indian term for ‘turbulent river’ and this river lives up to its name. With a steep gradient and numerous rapids this is Jasper’s wild water rollercoaster ride. The only class 3 located fully within Jasper National Park it offers spectacular scenery and good wildlife opportunities. Don’t miss the high water mid-June to late July! This trip does not require any previous experience and is suited for physically active individuals who are at least 12 years of age, weigh 90 lbs (41 kgs) or more and are looking for an exhilarating ride. Departs daily at 9:30am & 1:30pm – allow total 4-hours round-trip (1.5 hours on-water).

Relax and watch the wild go by on a Wildlife Search: Jasper National Park is well known for its abundant wildlife and the early morning or during the evening is ideal for viewing. This vehicle-based tour will take you to seasonal locations with the best opportunity to spot various animals such as elk, bear, moose, sheep and deer in their natural habitat. Throughout the journey, your professional local guide will passionately share the magic of Jasper’s wild side, giving you valuable insights into the challenges of managing and protecting wildlife within the National Park. We succeed in spotting wildlife on 95% of our tours. Departs daily at 8:30am or 5:30pm – allow 3 hours.

*Participants must be a minimum of 12 years old & 90 pounds for Sunwapta River Rafting.
*When booking this combo deal, you can choose to do both activities in the same day or spread over different days.

Adult Child (12-15 yrs)
$151 + TAXES* $134 + TAXES*

* Pricing valid for 2020 season

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Wildlife & Whitewater Adventure Combo

Immerse yourself in everything wild and Save 15% with this Wildlife & Whitewater Adventurer Combo deal combining Class 3+ Whitewater Rafting on the Mighty Fraser and either a Morning or Evening Wildlife Search.

Get wet and go wild on a Whitewater Rafting Trip down the “Mighty Fraser”: From the launch point in the shadow of the Mount Robson, the “Mighty Fraser” serves up turbulent rapids and swirling eddies bound to soak every rafter! After a short portage around thundering Rearguard Falls you’ll continue down the river. You’ll be surrounded by awe-inspiring Canadian Rockies scenery as you splash through large rapids dwarfed by steep canyon walls. Departs daily at 10am & 1pm – allow total 5-hours round-trip (2 hours on-water).

Relax and watch the wild go by on a Wildlife Search: Jasper National Park is well known for its abundant wildlife and the early morning or during the evening is ideal for viewing. This vehicle-based tour will take you to seasonal locations with the best opportunity to spot various animals such as elk, bear, moose, sheep and deer in their natural habitat. Throughout the journey, your professional local guide will passionately share the magic of Jasper’s wild side, giving you valuable insights into the challenges of managing and protecting wildlife within the National Park. We succeed in spotting wildlife on 95% of our tours. Departs daily at 8:30am or 5:30pm – allow 3 hours.

*Participants must be a minimum of 12 years old & 90 pounds for Sunwapta River Rafting.
*When booking this combo deal, you can choose to do both activities in the same day or spread over different days.

Adult Child (12-15 yrs)
$159 + TAXES* $143 + TAXES*

* Pricing valid for 2020 season

Book Now!