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Jasper National Park

Ultimate Road Trips: 6 Days In The Northern Rockies

This post is part of the ongoing “Ultimate Road Trip” series. To read more about the places visited or the experiences had, simply click on the post description below. Cheers! Earlier this year, I finally checked-off a bucket-list item that I’ve been waiting for years to get to: The Northern Rocky Mountains. Consulting only a […]

Hiking The Athabasca Falls Trail, Jasper National Park (Alberta, Canada)

The Athabasca Falls Trail: Located about 32km south of the town of Jasper (in Jasper National Park), the Athabasca Falls Trail is an easy 1km out and back trail. The entrance lies just off the Icefields Parkway (Highway 93), on the 93A exit. The Athabasca Falls Trail is extremely popular, as such, it has a decent […]

The Glacier Skywalk, Jasper National Park (Alberta, Canada)

After an incredible experience walking on the Athabasca Glacier, it was time to hop back on a bus for the 6km (5 minute) drive up the Icefields Parkway to the next stop on the “Glacier Adventure”, the Glacier Skywalk. The Glacier Skywalk: The Pathway to the Skywalk: The bus from the Athabasca Glacier will drop […]

The Columbia Icefield, Jasper National Park (Alberta, Canada)

Welcome to Jasper National Park! After leaving Calgary for Banff, and then heading up the Icefields Parkway (Highway 93) into Jasper National Park (a UNESCO World Heritage Site), I had finally arrived at the Park’s main attraction: The Columbia Icefield. The Columbia Icefield Discovery Centre: The first stop, is the Columbia Icefield Glacier Discovery Centre. […]

Driving the Icefields Parkway in Jasper National Park (Alberta, Canada)

Note: This post covers only the driving portion of the Icefields Parkway. Subsequent posts will feature The Columbia Icefield, The Glacier Skywalk, and Athabasca Falls.  Canada Highway 93: The Icefields Parkway is the name of the part of Canada Highway 93 that runs between Banff National Park and Jasper National Park north of Highway 1 (The […]