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Caribou Comeback Main Photo

Caribou Comeback

Woodland caribou have been part of the mountain landscape for a very long time. Today, the woodland caribou face the threat of extirpation.

A Day on the Water Main Photo

A Day on the Water

There are still plenty of winter activities that happen on the frozen lakes like skating, skiing, and icewalks. Here are our favourites.

Capture the Night Main Photo

Capture the Night

Looking to get your own northern lights photos? You’ll need the right camera gear, of course, but you’ll also need to dress warm.

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Winter Activity Guide Main Photo

Winter Activity Guide

Visiting the mountains? We’ve rounded up the best ways to spend your day in our Where Canadian Rockies’ Winter Activity Guide.

Rockies With the Kids: 10 Reasons Why You Should Venture to Jasper Main Photo

Rockies With the Kids: 10 Reasons Why You Should Venture to Jasper

Travelling with the whole family? Visiting the Canadian Rockies is a great choice! Here are 10 ways you can experience Jasper with kids!

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River Runners Main Photo

River Runners

Rafting in Jasper can be anything from mild to wild. There's a tour for everyone, from a gentle float to crashing through whitewater. 

Casual Mountain Style Main Photo

Casual Mountain Style

Jasper is known for its small-town vibe and big mountain views. No matter what you're doing, you can capture that mountain style this summer.

Bigger & Prouder than Ever! Main Photo

Bigger & Prouder than Ever!

It’s been all too long since we’ve been able to gather, and Jasper Pride intends on making this year’s coming together better than ever.

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Magic Maligne Main Photo

Magic Maligne

One of Jasper’s most majestic winter attractions is Maligne Canyon. In the winter, it’s a frozen wonderland of rock and ice.

Get Fat: A Very Brief History of Fat Biking in the Canadian Rockies Main Photo

Get Fat: A Very Brief History of Fat Biking in the Canadian Rockies

Fat biking started as an adaptation to make mountain bikes usable throughout the winter has become popular in the Canadian Rockies.

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A Weekend Getaway Main Photo

A Weekend Getaway

Looking for that perfect weekend getaway?Jasper is close enough to make the drive, but far enough away to make it the perfect mountain escape.

Planning Ahead: Getting around the Canadian Rockies looks a little different this year Main Photo

Upcoming Events

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January 13 @ 2:00pm

Jasper in January

Celebrate the season with everything that makes the frostiest month also the most memorable. Your nose might be chilly but your heart will be warm. Events include dining deals, skating, and the signature street party and fireworks throughout Jasper. Jan 13-29: Find details and schedule of events, here.
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January 18 @ 7:00am

SnowDays

The streets of Banff transform with giant snow sculptures. Watch talented ice carvers create masterpieces in beautiful Lake Louise. Enjoy skijoring, Play Zone, and the best winter activities. Jan 18-29: Discover the magic, here.
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February 3 @ 7:00am

Cardboard Sled Derby

Race down the hill at Mount Norquay in a self-made sled built from tape, string, garbage bags, glue, and cardboard. Prizes for fastest sled, best crash, and best overall. Feb 3: Details, here.
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February 11 @ 7:00am

Lifts of Love

Speed dating with style at Mount Norquay! Meet someone new each time you ride the lift. Find a new friend and stay for the Après Ski Mixer with live DJ. Feb 11: Fall in love, here.
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February 3 @ 7:00am

Jasper Beer and Spirits Week

Alberta Beer Festivals is excited to host this week of excellent food and drink in the destination town of Jasper. Feb 3-12: Discover more, here.
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February 18 @ 7:00am

Magic on the Mountain

Richard the Magician is on the hill at Mount Norquay with more than a few tricks up his sleeve! Will you see him during your visit? Feb 18: Details, here.
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March 4 @ 2:00am

Home Grown Arts Show Open House

Celebrate the amazing work of local artists in Banff. Original paintings, photographs, sculptures, and more. Mar 3: Details, here.
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March 10 @ 7:00am

Fairmont PJ Party

It’s a ladies-only PJ Party at the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge. Get comfortable during a weekend of dance parties, cocktails, fabulous food, and fun classes. Mar 10-12: Get the details, here.
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March 18 @ 6:00am

Retro Day & VJ Dance Party

Hit the slopes in style (or lack thereof) at Mount Norquay! Bask in the glory of the 80s and 90s. Stay for the last evening of night skiing and have fun at the Retro Video Dance Party. Mar 18: Find your style, here.
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March 25 @ 6:00pm

Bruno Engler Memorial Ski Race

Participate in the longest consecutively running annual ski race in Canadian history! Celebrating its 55th anniversary at Mount Norquay. Mar 25: Get the details, here.
DEVOUR! THE CANADIAN ROCKIES FOOD and film FESTIVAL Event Image
March 31 @ 6:00am

DEVOUR! THE CANADIAN ROCKIES FOOD and film FESTIVAL

Discover a love for food, film, and wine in Jasper. Appreciate talented filmmakers and high profile chefs from all around the globe. Mar 31-Apr 2: Taste the adventure, here.
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April 16 @ 1:30am

Canada’s Rising Stars

An inspiring evening featuring the next generation of Canada’s outstanding young classical musicians in collaboration with internationally acclaimed pianist and Canmore resident Susanne Ruberg-Gordon. You won’t want to miss this evening at artsPlace in Canmore.  Apr 15: Discover more, here. 
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April 14 @ 6:00am

Jasper PRIDE

Ten days of epic Pride events in Jasper, action-packed activities, fun-filled parties, sweet deals around town, and unlimited skiing all in the spirit of coming together, proud and free. The only Gay Ski Week in the Canadian Rockies. Apr 14-23: Get the fill list of events, here.
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April 29 @ 6:00am

Jasper Canadian Rockies Half Marathon

Whether it’s your first footrace, or you’re looking to kickstart the season, the Jasper Canadian Rockies Half Marathon is sure to please! Choose from half marathon, 10k, and 5k walk or run. Apr 29: Register, here.
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May 14 @ 6:00am

Spring Run Off

Spring 10k annual fun race in Jasper. Run the trails at beautiful Lake Annette. Proceeds donated to charity. May 14: Visit Totem Ski Shop for details.