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“Amazing” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Maligne Canyon

Maligne Canyon
Maligne Road, Jasper, Jasper National Park, Alberta T0E 1E0, Canada
780-852-3583
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$49*
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Best Jasper City Sightseeing Tour
Ranked #2 of 40 things to do in Jasper
Certificate of Excellence
Activities: Group tours/walking tour, Hiking
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Owner description: A scenic limestone canyon with waterfalls and walking trails.
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9 reviews
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“Amazing”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

We did the night time maligne canyon ice walk through jasper adventure centre. Our guide (Wes) was knowledgable and courteous to the slower members of the group by stopping often. The canyon itself was beautiful and inspirational. The ice cleats and thermal rubber boots provided made walking easy and slush areas not an issue. Worth the money!

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Havant, United Kingdom
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“Do not miss this trip!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

Was recommended this as a must do whilst in jasper, and this is definitely true. Albeit a short tour (2 hours) I am so glad we did it. Outstandingly beautiful ice falls and waterfalls, our guide, Alicia, was excellent; hugely knowledgable, fun and accommodating with our photography requests. The equipment they provide is great and definitely needed. Requires moderate fitness for the swift walk up to the start of the canyon, but not difficult at all. Would love to do this again.

Visited January 2013
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Melbourne, Australia
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“A must see”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013

Picked up early at JPL, for the short but beautiful drive up to the canyon. Our guide strapped ice cleats over our waterproof boots (supplied if you don't have any) and we were on our way. He stopped suddenly, motioned for us to stay put and followed a set of pawprints up the path....upon is reurn telling us that it was an adult cougar, and that they were fresh! We continued on, listening intently to the information supplied, and then descended into the frozen river below....amazing. Absolutely breathtaking, and an experience I am glad we all did, including our 6 and 8 year old children. Never did see that cougar (thankfully) but sure did see some magical natural splendour.

Visited December 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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“Beautiful frozen canyon walk”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

We went with Sundog Tours. The frozen water was beautiful and definitely not to be missed. Our guide Alisha made it a pleasant and fun trek.

Visited January 2013
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Minneapolis
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“A wildlife paradise and awesome geology”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

Waterfalls, narrow river gorges, huge lakes surrounded by mountains, wildlife everywhere, scenic hiking trails all over - what more can you ask for?

Visited July 2012
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