Top 10 Things to do in Banff & Jasper

Top 10 Things to do in Banff & Jasper

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written by SunDog Transportation and Tour Co.

Here are our top 10 things to do in Banff & Jasper:

Banff: Capture the beauty of Peyto Lake

A photographer’s paradise, Peyto Lake captivates visitors with its vibrant turquoise color. Hike up to the Bow Summit viewpoint for a panoramic view of this awe-inspiring lake, framed by rugged mountains. Don’t miss the opportunity to capture unforgettable moments. Discover the beauty for yourself on a SunDog Tours Icefields Parkway sightseeing tour.

Peyto Lake

Jasper: Rock Climbing Adventures with Rockaboo

For thrilling rock climbing and outdoor adventures in Jasper and Banff National Parks, turn to Rockaboo. Their experienced guides will take you on exhilarating climbs, showcasing the beauty of the Rocky Mountains from unique perspectives. Visit their website to book your rock climbing adventure!

Rock climbing at Rockaboo

Jasper: Spot wildlife in Jasper National Park

Jasper National Park is home to a diverse array of wildlife, including elk, moose, bears, and bighorn sheep. Join a wildlife tour or explore on your own, always maintaining a safe distance and respecting their natural habitat. Book a guided tour with Sundog Tours and Transportation to help you capture these magnificent creatures in their natural surroundings.

Wildlife in Jasper

Jasper: Ride the Jasper Skytram

Ascend to new heights aboard the Jasper SkyTram, Canada’s highest and longest aerial tramway. Marvel at the panoramic vistas as you make your way to the summit of Whistlers Mountain. Once there, explore the interpretive hiking trails for an elevated experience in nature’s embrace. For more information make sure to check out, The Jasper SkyTram

Jasper Skytram

Banff: Indulge In Banff’s Hot Springs

Treat yourself to a rejuvenating experience at the Banff Upper Hot Springs. Immerse yourself in the warm mineral-rich waters while enjoying panoramic views of the surrounding mountains. Soak in the soothing properties of the hot springs and let your worries melt away.

Banff Hot Springs

Banff & Jasper: An Unforgettable Adrenaline-fueled Adventure

White Water Rafting: Kick off your summer adventure with an exhilarating white water rafting experience on the wild and scenic rivers of the Rocky Mountains. Feel the rush of the rapids as you navigate through breathtaking canyons and stunning landscapes. With experienced guides leading the way, this experience is certain to leave you with an adventure of a lifetime.

Whitewater rafting
White Water Rafting

Jasper: Discover the spectacular beauty of the Maligne Valley

The Maligne Valley in Jasper National Park is a must-see destination. Starting with the thundering waterfalls and deep canyon views at Maligne Canyon, you then head further into the valley to discover the magical Medicine Lake, before finally reaching the shores of Maligne Lake, home to the iconic Spirit Island. No trip to the Canadian Rockies would be complete without seeing this spectacular valley and the wildlife that call it home.

Maligne Valley

Jasper: Marvel at the Athabasca Falls

Head to Jasper’s Athabasca Falls, where the powerful Athabasca River crashes through narrow canyon walls. The thundering waterfalls create a dramatic spectacle that will leave you in awe. Take a leisurely walk along the paved paths and capture stunning photos of this natural wonder. You can visit Athabasca Falls and many other incredible location on our Icefields Parkway Tour

Athabasca Falls

Banff & Jasper: Take a tour of the Columbia Icefields

The Columbia Icefields are a true marvel of nature, offering a glimpse into the ancient history of our planet. Immerse yourself in the grandeur of the Athabasca Glacier, venture along the Glacier Skywalk, and gain insight into the wonders of glaciology at the Discovery Centre. Experience the magic of this icy paradise on an Icefields Parkway Tour between Jasper and Banff.

Glacier Skywalk

Jasper and Banff are playgrounds for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers alike, offering a wealth of natural wonders to explore. From captivating lakes and powerful waterfalls to thrilling ski slopes and relaxing hot springs, these destinations will leave you in awe. Plan your journey, connect with nature, and create memories that will last a lifetime. Don’t forget to check out Sundog Tours and Transportation for the best ways to experience these stunning destinations. Embark on an unforgettable experience in the captivating beauty of Jasper and Banff!