The Gentle Giant of the Rockies

As a mountain town, Jasper is relaxed and unpretentious with good food and drink, as well as endless outdoor wilderness at your doorstep.  It's an outdoor sports lover's playground, with hiking and golfing in the summer and skiing and ice canyon walks in the winter.  Jasper is the world’s largest dark sky preserve making for stunning star gazing. Year round festivals and events celebrate the diversity of Jasper National Park, its heritage and mountain culture.

Top Things to Do in Jasper

Maligne Canyon

Walk along one of the most spectacular gorges in the Rockies. In the winter, walk along the floor of the frozen canyon.

Maligne Lake & Spirit Island

Hike, canoe or fish in this breathtaking valley or hop aboard a boat cruise to the world famous Spirit Island.

Mt. Edith Cavell

Few summits in the Rockies can match Mt Edith Cavell’s craggy beauty. Enjoy a leisurely stroll or hike onwards to the Meadows.

Powder Days at Marmot

Marmot Basin Ski area, the highest base elevation of all Canadian ski areas, is an ideal spot for skiers and boarders of all abilities.

Ride up a Mountain

For stunning vistas over mountain ranges stretching up to 80 km away, take a ride up The Jasper Tramway.

Restaurants in Jasper

We are happy to share with you the local favorites for the best pizza, casual family dining, coffee shops, where to get a bagged lunch and where to have that romantic dinner for two. The following restaurants are recommended by the team at the Mountaineer Lodge – after all who else would know best than a local?

  • OutPost Pub at the The Post Hotel & Spa, Lake Louise - casual dining, family friendly, walking distance
  • Bill Peyto’s Cafe, Lake Louise - very casual, family friendly, walking distance
  • Trailhead Cafe, Samson Mall, Lake Louise - great for breakfast, light lunches, coffee and drinks, walking distance. Great place to get your packed lunch for the Icefields Parkway drive.
  • Lake Louise Station Restaurant - railcar dining atmosphere, upscale dining, short drive
  • Mountain Restaurant, Lake Louise - very casual, family friendly, walking distance

Places to Stay in Jasper

Mount Robson Inn

Committed to your Comfort

A convenient location on Jasper’s Main Street and complimentary breakfast makes the Mount Robson Inn a preferred place to stay in Jasper. Enjoy the comforts of well-appointed rooms and suites, as well as fridge, microwave and free Wi-Fi. The onsite outdoor hot tubs, breakfast room, ski and bike storage and activity planning services are sure to enhance your Jasper vacation. Family owned and operated, our focus is on your comfort and ensuring you have a great stay in Jasper.