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Box 550, Jasper National Park, Alberta T0E 1E0, Canada
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Canmore, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our group of five hikers (most ages bet 66-69) started at Astoria trailhead on a bluebird perfect day in mid September 2014 and took 8 hours to arrive at the Lodge. Our packs weighed bet 15-25 lbs. depending on amounts of water/libations we carried. Spectacular scenery at every corner of the turn, but trail predominantly wet/muddy vs. dry. Recommend good... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have stayed at several lodges, this one is exceptional! It is rustic and beautiful! The people are salt if the earth, the food is excellent, the beds were very warm and welcoming! This could be one of the most beautiful places in Canada!

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Birmingham, AL
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I spent a most fun & memorable 4 days at this comfortable lodge set in an unbelievably beautiful valley. Sara and Kable are most considerate hosts and Sara is a great chef. Tonquin Valley attracts a very nice group of folks to hang out with and get to know. The beauty of this place is unsurpassed. Sleeping... More

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Blairmore, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Tonquin Valley may be the most beautiful place on Earth. Our hosts Kable and Sara and their staff made our stay absolutely amazing! Delicious home cooked meals, ultra comfortable cabins with cozy down duvets and wood stoves, and the most beautiful backcountry to explore on foot and by rowboat. I highly recommend Tonquin Valley Backcountry Lodge! Do yourself a... More

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Canmore, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Our wonderful friend, Mary invited us to join her on this trip to ski into the Tonquin Valley. Using various kinds of lightweight touring skis, we were greeted at the lodge by Gloria's beaming smile. Took us 7 hours to ski in due to problems with skins dealing with some sticky snow issues in the early afternoon and a fairly... More

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San Francisco, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

I forced my lovely wife to hike here on our honeymoon (we didn't take horses, because we were only staying for two nights) I have been to 50 countries in the past decade and traveled extensively in most of those. Tonquin Valley Backcountry Lodge was, without a doubt, the best travel experience of my life. The hike in is spectacular.... More

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Hamilton, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

What a vacation I had this summer. I went to the Tonquin valley with Sara and Kable and had an unbelivable time. The Tonquin Valley is unsurpassed for natural beauty. The Ramparts,(mountains), Amethyst Lakes (2), great hiking, caribou. I went on a five day trip by horse into the Tonquin along with five other people from one family. Sara, Kable,... More

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Finland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

We really loved the Rockies as a whole, but the Tonquin Valley Backcountry Lodge was by far the most memorable experience we had during our holidays in Canada. The scenery was outstanding and one could really enjoy the nature and the national park around. We also appreciated the environmental friendly feel in the place. The owners, Cable and Sara, as... More

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

A part of our family holiday to the Rockies we really wanted to experience something unique and special. Everyone can easily visit jasper or lake Louise or Vancouver - but to really experience the breathtaking beauty of Canada and the unique cowboy like lifestyle of an 'outfitter' you simply MUST add this opportunity to your list. No phone no iPad,... More

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De Pinte, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

We loved the day hike to Tonquin Valley and back 'to the world', the remoteness (no mobile phone, no internet), the fantastic scenery, the hospitality, the excellent food (cinnamon buns, carrot cake, lasagna, ...), the meals together with the other guests, the 'primitive luxurious' cabins, the silence, ... Goovaerts, Belgium

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Address: Box 550, Jasper National Park, Alberta T0E 1E0, Canada
Location: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Jasper National Park

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