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Wabasso Campground

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16.5 km south of Jasper townsite, Jasper, Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Wabasso Campground
Ranked #8 of 16 Specialty lodging in Jasper
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our stay here, even though we didn't have the very best spot (which I think would probably be A#85). (A#82 was a good spot, along river but had to climb a little hillock to get unobstructed view of the river and mountains to the east, which we did for reading in the evening.) Bathrooms in our loop... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best campsites we went to in Jasper/Banff area. Very quiet, nice places with a lot of privacy. Good electricity hookups, tables and firepits (enough wood closeby). Better than (too big) Wisthler campground.

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East Central Alberta
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were very late reserving campsites this year and arrived into Whistlers campground to a very small, no fire pit site. We had reserved thinking as long as we brought our own firepit we could still have a fire ... wrong. After one night in Whistlers we decided to see if we could move to Wabasso. The Parks Canada agents... More

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Legal, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Close to the town for all your needs, nice small trails within campsite and nice kids park. Showers were pretty clean too. One of the best campgrounds in Jasper and we've been to most of them. Good for tenting or trailers

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I stayed here for two nights on a rainy weekend. The sites are relatively spaced out, but it is a pretty open area. I would suggest that you try and book a site right on the river. There is not much for views here but I would consider it a quiet campground. The bathrooms were renovated near us and were... More

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Abbotsford, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Although there were bear warning signs everywhere, we enjoyed our stay. Clean, and easy to find. Our site was a little tough to get into, but we made it work. When I booked the site online, it said it was full service, but it's only electrical. No water hook ups. That was disappointing. Good, central place to make a base,... More

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JasperPark, JNP Visitor Experience at Wabasso Campground, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and we're glad to hear you had a terrific experience. We'll take your feedback about the dissapointment you had about there being no water hookups and make sure that the facility information is as clear as possible on the Reservations and Website pages accordingly. Have a great summer! More

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Great campsite lots of space and feels like your in the Country , Had great fun with the camp fire unlimited wood Children loved toasting their marshmallows . Toilets very clean although no showers we used the on in the RV Would def recommend

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

We tent camped here for 1 night. It was a nice quiet site and our pitch was very private with lots of trees. The site is in a lovely location right next to the river, a lovely walk and views. There are no showers but the toilet blocks were fine and close to the pitches. There is a nice 'feel'... More

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Travelling with a family with two small children and a 25ft RV, this was the best campground we stayed at around Jasper (we also stayed in Wapiti and Whistler). Although it's about 10 Miles from Jasper, it's only a 10 min drive. Compared to Wapiti and Whistler, this is a quiet campground with a lot of privacy. In weekend evenings,... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013 via mobile

We've stayed at Whistlers (our favourite) and Wapiti many times. This was our first time at Wabasso and it was disappointing compared to the other two. We didn't see any wildlife (Whistlers is full of Elk, etc), the sites are much more open (fewer trees and less private) and no showers... And quite frankly the bathrooms were kind of gross,... More

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JasperPark, JNP Visitor Experience at Wabasso Campground, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Wabasso Campground. We're sorry to hear that your stay fell short of expectations. If time allows, please message me any suggestions for improvements you have. More

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Additional Information about Wabasso Campground

Address: 16.5 km south of Jasper townsite, Jasper, Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
Location: Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Jasper National Park > Jasper
Amenities:
Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #8 of 16 Specialty lodging in Jasper
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Best suited for tenting, and motorhomes and trailers under 27 feetWith pristine views, rushing river water and electrical sites for small RVs, Wabasso lets you get away from it all, without getting rid of it all, so bring your rice cooker and your coffee maker! This quiet campground is tucked away on the 93A, a secondary highway offering excellent road biking opportunities, particularly in the fall. This is a good staging area for overnight treks into the backcountry and shorter day trips to Moab Lake and Athabasca falls. Wabasso features heated bathrooms with lights, flush toilets, and hot and cold running water. ... more   less 

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