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Address: Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
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One of the highlights of our trip to Jasper National Park

My wife does most of the research on our trips and I like to be surprised with what she suggests. Visiting Angel Glacier was one of our highlights in the Canadian Rockies! The... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 6, 2015
Fitchburg, Wisconsin

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Fitchburg, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

My wife does most of the research on our trips and I like to be surprised with what she suggests. Visiting Angel Glacier was one of our highlights in the Canadian Rockies! The view of Angel Glacier and Cavell Lake is awe inspiring! We also had several hours to further enjoy the area by hiking and enjoying other views of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

can walk very close to this glacier, brilliant walk and views. stunning glacier with great photos. Easy walk to view

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

It takes a while to walk to the viewpoint but its well worth it. I really enjoyed the view of the glacier which really does have an angel shape. Good information panels are available at the viewpoint.

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Iowa City, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

The glacier and the lake below are spectacular sights. To get the best views, you will need to follow the trail, mostly uphill. It's not a hard walk, but you are walking up hill. The walk is well worth the view.

Thank Tim A
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Best experience of the trip. Yes it is a drive to get there, but so totally worth it to get the Glacier experience. I could see glacier, a valley newly foresting from receding glacier, waterfalls, ponds. THE place to go

1 Thank rdgtchr
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

We had a bad weather (rain) but decided to see it and we are so glad we did it. It is not an 45 minutes walk as they say it is, but more like a 15 minutes and it is amazing!

1 Thank Ales11_11
Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Angel Glacier is simply incredible,a must see whilst in Jasper. About a 20/30 minute drive from Jasper . We did the short hike to the first viewpoint..amazing view ,but then decided to hike to Edith Cavell Meadows(an easy to moderate 1hr hike)..unbelievably beautiful as the wildflowers we're in bloom. Incredible views no matter which way you look. Don't hike down... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

This is one of the most worth while day hikes in jasper. Mount Edith Cavell, the tallest mountain in jasper national park at 3363m. The cavell meadow hike is my favorite but any time spent up here is time well spent none the less. On warm days keep your eyes open for avalanches crashing down Edith Cavell's steep faces

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Witney, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

You can see this from a low level viewpoint, or you can take the higher trail. We did both. if you've got the time and energy it is well worthwhile going up the track to see it from higher ground. It is really worth the effort, especially if you are lucky enough to see it on a clear day.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Absolutely breathtaking! Especially when you come close to the glacier pond with huge ice chunks in it. The scenery and energy around it is impossible to describe in words. You have to experience it yourself to understand. Is a must to see, cant recommend it enough. Magical place!

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