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Jasper National Park

Backcountry Camping

Backcountry camping in Jasper National Park © L. Neufeld

With more than 1000 kilometres of trails and routes to choose from, backcountry camping is a great way to experience the rugged and untamed wilderness of Jasper National Park. The park offers something for everyone, from easy, one-night escapes to 10-day adventures.

New for 2016! You can now book your backcountry experience online!
Reservations will be available for all of 2016 starting January 28, 2016. Reserve your backcountry camping permit:






Campsite

Trails and trip ideas

              • Suggested itineraries
              • Backcountry huts and lodges
              • Mountain biking
              • Guides and outfitters
              • Random camping
              • Climbing, moutaineering and glacier travel

 

Exploring the backcountry

              • What to expect
              • When to go
              • Checklists




Backcountry safety

              • Hazards
              • Weather
              • Wildlife

 


Protecting the park 

              • Managing our use
              • Share the trails
              • Leave no trace  
 



Jasper National Park Backcountry Map


Jasper National Park Backcountry Map

Jasper National Park Backcountry Map (PDF 4.90 Mb)