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Address: PO Box 280, Jasper, Jasper National Park, Alberta T0E 1E0, Canada
Phone Number: 780 852 3370
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We took the boat trip on Maligne Lake to Spirit Island as part of a combined package with the Jasper SkyTram ("Do the two"). The lake is a relatively long drive from Jasper, so... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 30, 2015
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Reigate, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
28 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 NEW

We took the boat trip on Maligne Lake to Spirit Island as part of a combined package with the Jasper SkyTram ("Do the two"). The lake is a relatively long drive from Jasper, so you need to allow time to get there, especially as you are likely to encounter wildlife along the route which will result in cars stopping to... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

we were a bit sceptical - but the views from this cruise was breathtaking - and there is no other option for seeing the mountains down the lake. JDI

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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136 reviews 136 reviews
88 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

The journey to Maligne Lake is spectacular initself and there are plenty of places to stop where you can see wildlife in abundance and take stunning photos. When you arrive at Maligne Lake, whilst you are waiting for your boat excursion there is the Day Lodge and Restaurant with both indoor and outdoor seating looking over the docks and lake... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I was fortunate to have beautiful weather and snow covered mountains for this cruise. The scenery was breathtaking! I wasn't completely happy with the cruise itself. It was packed with people and photos on the way to Spirit Island were difficult. My window would not open and thus the photos had a lot of glare. I noticed some other windows... More 

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Cape Breton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The drive to Maligne Lake is breath taking to say the least. The mountains are so picturesque!! The mountain tops were covered with a light dusting of snow and this gave them a 3D effect!!!Be sure to stop at Medicine Lake, it is quite pretty there as well and interesting to read about the history of the lake. Before taking... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

It's a pretty lake, and its a 1 1/2 boat cruise - whilst the commentary by our guide was interesting I believe it is overpriced at $62. And to top it off the so called Spirit 'Island' is not on an island at all but a peninsula - call it what it is - spirit peninsula!

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Cincinnati, OH
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74 reviews 74 reviews
38 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I enjoyed going for a boat ride. The scenery was beautiful and the fun crew did a nice job of narrating! Like everything else in the area I thought 62 dollars was a little expensive.

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London, United Kingdom
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32 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

It is a bit expensive but seeing Spirit Island made it worth. Met nice people on trip and staff were friendly and knowledgeable but unlucky for us a rather a dull day for our trip. Saw a moose on way to venue. Restaurant queue was massive after tour so we did not eat there.

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Lleida, Spain
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66 reviews 66 reviews
29 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Maybe a bit expensive, but worth the effort to get there. Amazing landscape, only to see the Spirit Island it makes sense to go. The staff at the boat were really kind.

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Kelowna, Canada
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14 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We had been up to this lake several times but balked at taking the cruise due to the cost but considering their likely high capital and operational expenses and the short season, the prices are probably not that out of line. Our captain was excellent, always slowing the craft for the smaller canoes and kayaks. Our host was knowledgeable and... More 

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