Jasper, Alberta is a mountain village, a resort community and a year round adventure destination located in the Jasper National Park in Canada.
The village of Jasper, Alberta, Canada is centrally located on the banks of the Athabasca and Miette Rivers surrounded by the mountain ranges of the Rocky Mountains. The townsite is the only commercial, retail, transportation and tourism community located in the Jasper National Park.
Jasper National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site consisting of glaciers, icefields, snow capped mountain peaks, alpine lakes, waterfalls, hot springs, rocky canyons, wildflower meadows and more.
The largest park in the Rocky Mountain region best known for its wilderness scenery, adventures and wildlife. Some of the winter activities enjoyed in the region include downhill skiing, snowboarding, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, ice fishing, ice skating, heli skiing, dog sledding and ice climbing.