Activities and experiences

Jasper National Park

Utopia Wildfire

An area closure is in effect for Miette Hot Springs area and Fiddle River Valley to ensure public safety and facilitate Parks Canada operations to respond to a wildfire.

Jasper offers breathtaking sites and memorable experiences.

Adventurers can take advantage of incredible backcountry locations, alpine day hikes, adrenaline pumping mountain biking and great paddling. For a more relaxed pace, take in one of the many scenic drives, picnic amongst majestic peaks, and enjoy unique wildlife viewing. Winter highlights include snowshoeing, skiing on groomed trails, fat biking, skating and more!

Jasper National Park is closed

An Evacuation Order has been issued for Jasper

Everyone in Jasper must evacuate now. Wildfire status.

Reservations from July 23 to August 6 in Jasper National Park will automatically be cancelled and fully refunded

Reservations from July 23 to August 6 in Jasper National Park will automatically be cancelled and fully refunded. There is no need for further action on the part of visitors for these cancellations and refunds.

Reopening dates will be confirmed when available and any further cancelations communicated as required. If you wish to cancel reservations beyond August 6, regular cancellation charges may apply.

We are sorry for the inconvenience and disappointment this news brings to your travel plans. We appreciate your patience as we take necessary action to keep our visitors safe.

Summer in Jasper National Park

Find your connection to this special place by exploring one or all of our five spectacular regions or visiting our famous red chair locations.


With over 200 km of mountain biking trails, seasonal-motorist-free-cycling and numerous road biking options, Jasper National Park is a cyclist’s oasis for exploration.


Wildlife spotting is one of the thrills of visiting Jasper. Depending on when you visit, you might spot black or grizzly bears, bighorn sheep, deer, mountain goats, cougars, wolves, coyotes, beaver and more.

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