The Maligne Lake Chalet and Guest House are rustic log buildings situated on a rise of land that offers magnificent views of Maligne Lake in Jasper National Park. The site illustrates the prominent role played by outfitters, guides and railways in the development of tourism in the mountain national parks.

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Hours of operation

Always open

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Note: The site may be inaccessible due to snow in the winter.


Free admission for youth. Other fees still apply. Detailed fees list

Sites nearby

  • Jasper Park Information Centre National Historic Site

    Make the Information Centre your first stop in Jasper, for friendly, knowledgeable advice on everything from hiking trails and campsites, to weather conditions, places to stay, attractions and seasonal events. Also pick up maps, park passes and gifts.   

  • Athabasca Pass National Historic Site
    Athabasca Pass National Historic Site

    Surveying routes through uncharted lands with clear mountain rivers and snow-capped mountain passes were all part of the job for David Thompson. Discovering the Athabasca Pass near Jasper, Alberta, was fundamental in linking Canada’s fur traders to the Pacific Ocean. Hikers can still experience the same untouched wilderness. 

  • Yellowhead Pass National Historic Site
    Yellowhead Pass National Historic Site

    Designated a National Historic Site in 1971, the beautiful and scenic Yellowhead Pass is a tribute to the early explorers, fur traders, road builders and travellers who opened the mountainous gateway to the west.