Guided tour

Maligne Canyon Icewalk Discovery Tour

4.7 / 5

21 reviews

Maligne Canyon Icewalk Discovery Tour

From £42.50 per person

One of Jasper's most impressive and popular adventures! Travel with your friendly guide to the bottom of the deepest accessible canyon in Jasper National Park. Marvel at frozen waterfalls, ice caves and incredible ice formations.

About this activity

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Duration 3.5 hours
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Pickup included
Pick up from your accommodation.


  • Explore a remote area of Jasper National Park with highly trained and experienced guides
  • Learn more about the history, geology and wildlife of this unique natural wonder
  • Touch 100 meter frozen waterfalls from the floor of 10,000,000 year old canyon
Full description
Discover one of Jasper’s most impressive natural wonders. Meet your friendly and highly trained tour guide before journeying to the bottom of the Maligne Canyon – the deepest accessible canyon in Jasper National Park. Explore frozen waterfalls, ice caves, and incredible ice formations, marveling at the power of nature. Learn about Jasper’s Maligne Valley, Karst topography, and the mystery of the “disappearing” Medicine Lake.  Be sure to take photographs by the stunning geological features, and the huge frozen waterfalls. The Maligne Canyon Icewalk Tour is a great option for anyone who does not ski or snowboard. Or if you are hitting the pistes, get a full morning on the slopes and then head to the canyon for the afternoon. 
  • Fully qualified guide
  • Warm Winter Boots
  • Ice Cleats
  • Helmet
  • Transporation
  • Food and drink
Not suitable for
  • Children under 7 years
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

Know before you go

  • This tour is for anyone 7 yrs and older
  • The Icewalk Tour covers approximately 3.5 kms (2.1 miles) and is mostly downhill
  • Participants are required to dress appropriately for the weather
  • Pick-up and drop off available from all Jasper accommodations
  • Please indicate your shoe size when booking as warm boots, ice cleats and a helmet will be provided
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 21 reviews

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A nice hike through the canyon with a very nice and well informed guide. Much has been said about the creation and wildlife in the canyon. The group was a good size and you hardly met any other hikers on the way. Unfortunately the weather was too warm, so not everything was frozen over, but still a breathtaking experience. Those who hike and love nature will not be disappointed here, even if the hike is not particularly long. Therefore, you can do it if you don't hike often.

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2 March 2020

Beautiful walk right down into the canyon only accessible in winter. Super knowledgeable guide Wes with Sundog Tours was obviously a local and explained much of what happens in the canyon wrt water flow especially. Great value adventure that anyone can do as you start at the top and work your way down.

5 February 2020

It was a very nice walk and the guide was knowledgeable. I would recommend it to anyone looking for a very scenic and neat walk in the Jasper area! The ice and canyon are amazing!

3 January 2022

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