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Athabasca Glacier Tour

Price for: 1 Participant
Where: Jasper, Alberta
Age restriction: Minimum age for participation - 12 years
Availability: COMING SOON
Discover the splendor of the Icefields Parkway, rated by National Geographic as one of the most scenic drives in the world, on this full-day tour to the Athabasca Glacier in the Canadian Rockies.

This full-day small group tour to the Athabasca Glacier begins with meeting your guide in downtown Jasper. You’ll receive all the equipment needed for the day, grab a bagged lunch and board the bus for your 2-hour ride to the glacier. Along the way, your certified guide will highlight many of the natural wonders of the Icefields Parkway.

Upon arrival at the Athabasca Glacier, your alpine guide will lead you onto the glacier for approximately 2 hours of glacier exploration. You’ll walk through ice and snow while your experienced guide navigates crevasses so that you can explore the glacier and ice caves safely.

You’ll arrive back in Jasper for 5pm.

No experience necessary.

Duration:  7-hours 10:00am - 5:00pm

Season:  June - September  tours daily

What's included:

  • All technical equipment included boots and crampons
  • Friendly, informative, certified guide
  • Transportation to and from the Athabasca Glacier(90km) with interpretive stops along the way.
  • Lunch

Need to know:

  • Minimum age is 12 years old.
  • Small group size. Maximum group size is10.
  • Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions.
  • Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or anyone using a wheelchair.
  • A reasonable fitness is required. The ability to climb a ladder and go for a short run or hike is needed.
  • Operates in all weather conditions. Please dress appropriately.
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions.

This full day Athabasca Glacier Tour is a
wonderful way to spend the day and makes a great gift for every occasion.

The Athabasca Glacier Tour takes place from Jasper, Alberta.  VIEW MAP

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