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Wapiti Campground

3.8 km from Jasper on Hwy 93, Jasper, Jasper National Park, Alberta T0E 1E0, Canada
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Wapiti Campground
Ranked #9 of 16 Specialty lodging in Jasper
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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North Yorkshire
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although we had not booked we managed to get a powered walk in site in the car parking area. After touring Canada and staying on expensive crowded city sites this was not an issue to us at this point, just be prepared to be close to your neighbours. The staff we found to be professional and friendly unlike the Lake... More

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Manning, Canada
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12 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here 4 nights this July. The site was nice, nothing fancy but had elk come through our site almost everyday! Biking/walking trails are nice. Tips: - Look at the site online before booking. We drive around and glad we looked at our site. We have a 24' 5th wheel and there were sites that it would of been very... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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12 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ended our camping at Wapiti campgrounds, which is right across the way from Whistlers. The bathrooms and shower facilities were clean and well-maintained (park-ran bathrooms are pretty much all the same). The firewood situation was lacking. Maybe it was the time of year to blame, but the wood pile looked like mulch with a sprinkling of a few slabs... More

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Legal, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

We got to pick our site right off the river. The bathrooms were clean and staff was great. There was a bear who had come by the campground and they drove past every 15-20 minutes to check for sitings and reassure people. My 2nd favorite campground in jasper

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Thanks for your review! if this is your second favourite campground in Jaspeer, which one is your first? More

Neenah, Wisconsin
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11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

We tent camped here on way home from Alaska. We did not have reservations, but had no trouble getting a site. Although on this trip we were just passing through, I think this campground would be an excellent base for exploring the park, plus it is close enough to town if you don't feel like cooking a meal or need... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

We tent camped here for 2 nights on our honeymoon. The site was full while we were there so there were lots of neighbours but still fairly private. Our pitch (t4) was quite open but with some trees. We were half a mile from the shower block so it was time consuming to get there. Lots of people were driving... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

We booked our camping trip to Jasper only a week in advance. This was the only campground that had any electrified spots left. We pulled in with out tent-trailer after dark, in the rain, so weren't sure what we would find when we woke up. We woke to a pretty, well-treed site with a fire pit. Lots of space and... More

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Victoria
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

We tent-camped at Wapiti because we have enjoyed it in the past. We like that campsites are not as close to each other as in some other Cdn national park campgrounds, the campground is relatively close to the town of Jasper and to good hiking, and we like having seen elk and black bear in the campground in previous years.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013 via mobile

For being such a huge camping destination you would think the campsites would at least have SOME power. Got really tiring trying to find sites. Easy to get into the first come first served PARKING LOT - but it is really truly just that, an expensive cement parking lot. Bathrooms are kept nice and clean but I never had hot... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013 via mobile

I just spent a month camping from Alaska to Alberta. BC has got tthe nicest provincial campgrounds bar none. Then theYukon is next, then Alberta. Alaska well...... class to it's own. But al in all I'm dissapointed in this campground.

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Additional Information about Wapiti Campground

Address: 3.8 km from Jasper on Hwy 93, Jasper, Jasper National Park, Alberta T0E 1E0, Canada
Location: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Jasper National Park > Jasper
Amenities:
Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #9 of 16 Specialty lodging in Jasper
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
On the shore of the Athabasca River, Wapiti campground has nice private sites for tenting and electrical hook up spots for RVs. However, what makes Wapiti unique is that it operates year-round, offering 362 sites in the summer, and 93 winter camping spots with amenities like hot showers, electricity and fire rings. Wapiti is a great campsite for family outings at any time of year. It’s close to town for supply runs or rainy day movies, and in the winter campers often get first crack at the slopes and cross country trails (because to really appreciate a campfire, you have to use it to thaw your ski boots!) ... more   less 
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Wapiti Campground Hotel Jasper

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