Get a taste for the stunning scenery of Alberta and British Columbia on this 6-hour journey from Jasper, combining a train trip and scenic van ride back. Along the way you'll experience incredible mountain scenery and a chance to possibly spot wildlife like bears, elk and more. It's a great way to enjoy a quick train trip without needing the time to travel across all of Canada.
Start your journey with a pickup from your Jasper hotel at 12:30pm, continuing to the train station for your ride to British Columbia. Then it's "all aboard" for your scenic 2.5-hour train journey, first traveling through Yellowhead Pass, then skirting the edge of the Fraser River and enjoying incredible views of the Canadian Rockies' highest mountain, Mount Robson, along the way.
Soon you'll arrive in Dunster, British Columbia, where you can take a peek inside the Dunster General Store, the city's answer to Walmart. This intriguing shop seems to carry everything you could possibly need, from chicken feed to mail service. Then hop in your van for the 85 mile (138km) ride back to Jasper (approximately 2 hours). As you drive, your guide will periodically stop so you can check out various points of interest, spot local wildlife and stretch your legs. Finish your trip with a drop-off at your Jasper hotel