Extending over 11,000 square kilometres, it is the largest national park in the Canadian Rockies and part of UNESCO's Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks World Heritage Site.
Find your connection to this special place by discovering one or all of our five spectacular regions, exploring our extensive trail network, visiting our famous red chair locations or participating in Parks Canada led programs and events.
The year 2017 marks Canada’s 150th birthday which means we will be celebrating all year long! With free park entry for the entire year, we welcome you and your family to visit us as often as you can! (Hint: the winter months are pretty spectacular!)
Featured things to do
Winter in the Maligne Valley is nothing short of spectacular. Whether you are on foot, skis, snowshoes or fat bike, get out and explore this special place and help us protect woodland caribou winter habitat. Check the map for trail options and please avoid the areas where access is delayed to support caribou recovery.
Linking Jasper and Lake Louise, watch dramatic mountain scenery unfold as you drive the world-famous Icefields Parkway. Witness incredible snow peaked mountains, ancient glaciers, ice covered lakes and winter wildlife. Be prepared for winter conditions, check AB511 before embarking on this journey of a lifetime.
Jasper Information Centre
500 Connaught Drive
Jasper, AB T0E 1E0
Hours of operation
Our peak visitor season is from June through August.
Free admission in 2017. Other fees still apply.
Detailed fees list
PO Box 10
Jasper, AB T0E 1E0
Discover Parks Canada in 2018!
Parks Canada invites families to explore Canada’s most amazing destinations. Youth admission will be free starting January 2018. Save 20% on Family/Group passes until December 31, 2017.
Banff National Park
Founded in 1885, Banff is Canada’s first national park and part of the first national park system in the world. With its soaring peaks, azure lakes and abundant wildlife, this Rocky Mountain park attracts millions of visitors every year.
Elk Island National Park
Experience first-hand the story of the bison and how it was saved from near extinction at Elk Island National Park, where an active conservation program replenishes herds around the world.
Yoho National Park
In the shadow of the Great Divide, Yoho’s towering rockwalls, spectacular waterfalls and soaring peaks reveal the secrets of ancient life, the power of ice and water and the stories of plants and animals that continue to evolve today.
Fort St. James National Historic Site
At Fort St. James National Historic Site, handle beaver and muskrat pelts in a fur warehouse restored to the year 1896. Meet costumed interpreters and sleep over in Canada’s only bed and breakfast at a national historic site.