Columbia Icefield

  • Stunning views
  • Hikes for all skill levels
  • Ice age adventures
Closed for the season, returning Spring 2016.


An exciting 90-minute Ice Age adventure will take you out onto the Athabasca Glacier, a tongue of the Columbia Icefield, for an awe-inspiring glimpse of icy crevasses and ice-fed streamlets.

Or, join a guided Glacier Ice-walk and visit the Icefield Interpretive Centre for informative exhibits and slide shows. Seasonal accommodation, dining, and camping available. Hiking trails nearby.

The largest icefield south of Alaska, shimmering glacial ice and snow cover some 389 sq. km (233 sq. mi.).