The winter months are pretty incredible! With countless activities, we encourage you to venture beyond to Jasper during this time of year. Spring comes early in Jasper and it’s a great time of year for skiing and wildlife viewing. The summer months are our busiest–where we can see over a million visitors in just a few months. The fall is a great time to travel to Jasper, the town is much quieter and the fall colours are absolutely brilliant (and can be the best time of year for hiking and biking).


Information Centre National Historic Site and backcountry trail office

Located at 500 Connaught Drive Go to directions Directions
Information Centre: Phone 780-852-6176
Backcountry trail office: Phone 780-852-6177

Jasper townsite information centre hours of operation
Date Hours
January 2 to May 15 9 am to 5 pm
May 16 to October 9 9 am to 7 pm
October 10 to December 31 9 am to 5 pm
January 2, 2020 to May 13, 2020 9 am to 5 pm
December 25, 26 and January 1 Closed

When the Information Centre is closed, recorded information on campgrounds, hotels, weather and avalanche conditions is still available to you by calling the numbers above.


The Parks Canada information desk at the Icefield Centre

Located 103 km south of Jasper on Highway 93 Go to directions Directions
Phone: 780-852-6288
Fax: 780-852-6287

The Parks Canada information desk at the Icefield Centre is now closed for the season and will open on May 4, 2018.

The Parks Canada information desk at the Icefield Centre
Date Hours
May 4 to May 15 10:30 am to 3:30 pm
May 16 to September 29 10:15 am to 5 pm
September 30, 2019 to May 2, 2020 Closed