You wont believe for a second , the beauty of the park of Jesper. Blow a farewell kiss to the prairies as you cruise through rolling foothills and into Jasper's iconic Rocky Mountains. 370 km west of Edmonton and 404 km northwest of Calgary, the spectacular drive is an adventure in itself. The town of Jasper is an authentic mountain community where the locals welcome you as a long lost friend. You will find all the comforts you could wish for, from luxury accommodation to charming cabins and fully serviced campsites, to eclectic dining options. Wildlife is abundant, even right in town. Where else will you find a herd of elk napping on the lawn?
The park has its share of secrets. Patricia Lake hides the remnants of an aircraft carrier made of ice! Dive the wreck and see one of WWII's weirdest top secret projects. Unravel the mysteries of the people and the places, past and present, of Canada's largest Rocky Mountain national park.