Around Town
The following will provide you with some information on activities and things to see in and around Jasper.
Pyramid Lake
Pyramid Lake is located a short 8 Km from the Jasper town. Pyramid Lake is a kidney shaped lake located at the base of Pyramid Mountain. Pyramid Lake overlooks the Jasper townsite making it a excellent location for leisurely walks and afternoon picnics. Located close to Pyramid Lake is Patricia Lake. This gorgeous lake is well known for Cross Country skiing and ice-skating making it a great destination for family fun.
Athabasca Falls
Athabasca Falls is located 32 Km south of the Jasper townsite. These beautiful falls are known not for their height of 23 meters but rather the force of the water falling due to the large quantity of water flowing. These falls are open all year round and feature picnic sites and cross-country skiing trails.
Whistler's Mountain
The picture to the left shows the view of the Jasper Townsite as seen from the top of Whistler's Mountain. A short tram ride carries you up 2285 meters from there hiking trails lead you up to the summit of the mountain. The tram is open from April to October.