Discover picturesque Jasper before arriving at the world famous Maligne Lake. Cruise toward the south end of this postcard setting where you have the opportunity to stop and take photographs. With dense forests and glacial peaks rising from the water's edge, capture sights you could only find in a National Geographic magazine!
- Explore the picture perfect Jasper and take a 1.5 hour cruise on the Maligne Lake
- Tour the town of Jasper and then take a stroll in the Maligne Canyon
- Keep your eyes open for grizzly bears, mule deers, caribou, wolves, and moose at the Medicine Lake
- Spend some time ashore and take photographs of the world famous Spirit Island
What You Can Expect
This introduction to Jasper begins with a short tour of the town before heading across the Athabasca River to Maligne Canyon. Take a stroll beside the narrow limestone gorge and traverse the two bridges over the Canyon for views of water falls below. Next, the Colin and Queen Elizabeth Ranges make the Medicine Lake viewpoint extraordinary.
At Maligne Lake a 1.5 hour guided cruise provides unobstructed views of magnificent shoreline with dense forests and glacial peaks that rise abruptly from the waters edge. Near Spirit Island, enjoy an opportunity to go ashore and create your own photographs of this world famous spot.
On your return trip to Jasper be sure to watch for bears, deer, wolves, coyotes, moose, and eagles.
This tour is seasonal and only operates from June through to September.
An excellent day with an excellent driver. Cruise on lake was wonderful
JIm, our driver cum guide was great! He was knowledgeable and sweet. We loved the cruise ! Throughout the cruise as well as the visit to Spirit Island, we were captivated by the beautiful scenery.