Experience an otherworldly summer.
There's a reason so many people flock to the mountains during the warmest months. The glacier-fed lakes are sparkling, the trails endless, the views stupendous. Get ready for adrenaline-pumped river rafting, peaceful canoe rides to scenic panoramas, and long afternoons sipping local brews on a patio. The largest national park in the Rockies is waiting. Venture beyond.
Take your Jasper experience to new heights.
Popular Summer Activities
Skyline Trail: Lodge-based Backcountry Hiking
The most popular backcountry hiking trip in Jasper National Park: the Skyline trail stays above treeline for 25 kilometers. Travel light, travel further, sleep in a bed, eat well and see more.
Explore Jasper's trail network by horseback and enjoy the stunning views of the Canadian Rocky Mountains.
Group Ice walk at Athabasca Glacier
Walk through snow and ice while your experienced guide navigates crevasses so that you may explore the glacier and ice caves safely.
Maligne Canyon Guided 5 Bridges Adventure
Your guide will lead you on a unique route along the Maligne Canyon Rim to bridge #5.
One of the largest commercial galleries in Western Canada supporting and promoting Canadian Artists.
Chasing Waterfalls Photography Tour
The classic silky, flowing waterfall photo has long been the most desired shot for landscape photographers all over.
Sunwapta River Rafting
This river is aptly named Sunwapta (turbulent waters). The first half of the trip is gentle and scenic paddling. The latter portion presents sustained white water up to Class 3+.
Wapakwanis Plant Walk
Join Cree Knowledge Keeper, Matricia, as she takes you on a fascinating journey through the Plant Medicine World of Jasper National Park.
2 Hour Motorcycle Tour
Take a two hour motorcycle tour to one of Jasper's most iconic destinations such as Athabasca Falls, Maligne Canyon, Medicine Lake and more.
Planetarium and Telescope Combo
Enjoy a full evening of cosmic exploration in the world's second largest dark sky preserve.
Morning Glory Photography Tour
During this photo tour we will visit multiple locations and shoot from blue hour until golden hour. Be warned; summer sunrises are only for the early risers!
Body Treatments by The Spa at Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge
An experience that gives you the time and space you need to breathe, dream and reflect on the natural abundance that surrounds you.
Valley of the Five Lakes
The Valley of the Five Lakes is a nice gradual walk that passes five different coloured lakes, it is suitable for just about everyone!
The 6 Glacier Helicopter Tour
This heli tour is full of natural beauty, glaciers and waterfalls, including amazing sights you can only see by helicopter from our exclusive Icefields base.
The Mighty Fraser River Whitewater Raft Trip
Jasper's big water! The Fraser River serves up turbulent rapids and eddies bound to soak every rafter!
Live Theater Show
What’s in the mix for an unforgettable night out? Toss in some great laughs, touching stories and theatrical surprises and shake it up!
The Mile 5 Whitewater Raft Trip
Enjoy the beautiful mountain scenery combined with breathtaking vistas as we paddle nine kilometers through several mild white water rapids.
Explore the best views of Jasper with Canada's highest and longest, guided aerial tramway.
Pyramid Lake Canoe Adventure
The guided Pyramid Lake Canoe Adventure is an excellent way to start or finish your day in Jasper National Park.
Scenic Float Trip "The Original"
Don’t worry the guides do all the rowing; there's always a chance of seeing wildlife while you sit back and soak in the spectacular scenery.
Peak-Nic is a 4 KM hike to a stunning peak followed by a hands on backcountry cooking lesson and a mountain top feat with panoramic views.
Maligne Lake Trout Fishing
Maligne lake is considered by many to be the most beautiful Lake in the Canadian Rockies. The fishing is awesome.
Maligne Lake Classic Cruise
Declared the "Best Boat Cruise in Canada” by 8 million Reader’s Digest subscribers, the Maligne Lake Cruise is an experience like no other.
Maligne Valley Wildlife and Waterfalls Tour
This journey takes us through forty five kilometers of the most spectacular scenery anywhere in the Canadian Rockies.
Helicopter Tour of Fiddle and Miette Mountain Ranges
This jam-packed tour features action right off the runway as you climb over Brule Lake and soar high above the Fiddle Mountain range
18-Hole Golf Course
Each round of golf at the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge Golf Course takes you on an exquisite journey through a stunning mountain backdrop.
Experience Rock Climbing
Rock climbing guides and instructors will show you a fun, safe and memorable time in the vertical world, whether it’s your first time or you are looking to brush up on your skills.
Rafting Athabasca Falls
Beginning at the base of the thundering Athabasca Falls, this white water rafting adventure will surge through Class II rapids as you take in breathtaking views of Jasper National Park’s snow-capped peaks and evergreen forests.
Guided Bike Tour
This tour will guide you along some of Jasper's best trails with the rocky mountains above you.
Open Top Touring
Hear Jasper’s most sensational tales as you explore some of the town’s most famous natural attractions aboard a 1930’s style automobile.
13 unique summer activities in Jasper National Park
Liven up your spring and summer with these unique activities that you'll be looking back on for years to come.
11 Unique Cabins To Rent When Visiting Jasper National Park
Quintessentially Canadian and oh-so-cozy, Jasper’s love for cabin living is entwined with the national park’s history, yet always evolving. Jasper National Park is home to some of the most charming and authentic cabin properties in the Canadian Rockies and provides the perfect Rocky Mountain Getaway for enthusiastic explorers. Stay in one of these unique lodgings, which pair heritage aesthetic with modern comforts.