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Ice Walk

Columbia Icefield, Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
+1 800-565-7547
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Ice Cubed, Ice Walk - A Unique Glacier Adventure

Don't be herded around on a coach tour! Have some adventure! We did the 3 hour Ice Cubed hike that... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2015
Martyk74
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New Albany, Indiana
Amazing experience

We did the afternoon hike with Mike as our guide and it was so much better than we even imagined it... read more

Reviewed September 15, 2015
troutjentravels
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Bridgman, MI
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Guided interpretive hikes on the Athabasca Glacier at the Columbia Icefield, since 1985.
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cubes” (19 reviews)
“hour tour” (11 reviews)
“hiking boots” (18 reviews)
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Columbia Icefield, Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
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+1 800-565-7547

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Reviewed September 23, 2015

Don't be herded around on a coach tour! Have some adventure! We did the 3 hour Ice Cubed hike that starts at 10 am. Meet at the parking area closest to the glacier 20 minutes before the start of the hike. It was a cold...More

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Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

We did the afternoon hike with Mike as our guide and it was so much better than we even imagined it would be. The weather was sunny and warm so even with the cold temps on the glacier it was comfortable. We gained a lot...More

Thank troutjentravels
Reviewed September 9, 2015

This was, by far, the most amazing and unique experience of my one week trip to Banff/Jasper! We did the Ice Walk Deluxe (5-hour walk) with Corin as our guide and it was phenomenal!! We were lucky to have a sunny day during our tour...More

Thank DoofyJEss2
Reviewed September 7, 2015

While everyone talks of Banff and Jasper in Canada the Columbia icefields was our favote and the ice walk was the highlight. This is so much better than taking the monster busses to the glacier or dealing with the madhouse at the icefield centre. We...More

Thank lubesdad
Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

This is literally one of those once In a lifetime experiences you will remember forever ( especially when you come from Western Australia and the closest you will come to a glacier is an ice cube in your fridge). There seems to be two ways...More

Thank sassytraveler86
Reviewed September 3, 2015

Excellent tour. Both the bus driver from the hotel and the driver to the glacier were funny, informative and upbeat. Walking n the glacier was interesting, Very chilly at the end of August, but worth it. Even the couple from Florida who travelled with us...More

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JasperIceman, Owner at Ice Walk, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2015

Hi Clousseau99, Glad you enjoyed your day on the Athabasca Glacier and the Ice Explorer bus trip. Unfortunately, you are reviewing the Ice WALK tours on the glacier with this review. And that's a very different experience. If you'd ever like to get out a...More

Reviewed August 30, 2015

I went on the Ice Walks Deluxe tour in August 2015 and had such an awesome time. The glacier is stunning and the ability to spend so much time on it was well worth the money. I loved getting to see so many different features...More

2  Thank Nicole H
Reviewed August 28, 2015

We managed to book for the "Ice Cubed" walk on the Glacier one day in advance. The team is well organized, providing you with the equipment needed (in case you do not have your own). The walk let you experience and live the glacier, crossing...More

Thank Rower M
Reviewed August 25, 2015

My family has visited Athabasca Glacier a number of times and enjoyed the walk near the toe of the glacier, but with guests from England coming we decided we needed to be tourists and take them right onto the ice. icewalks.com is the only company...More

1  Thank rinrat86
Reviewed August 24, 2015

We did the icewalk in the afternoon with our fantastic guide, Phil. All eight of us, aged from 13 to 54, deemed the walk the unexpected highlight of our two weeks in Canada. I had mild concerns about how strenuous the walk would be, but...More

1  Thank Marg6661
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Mary L
where should we stay for a 10am walk in late sept? in Jasper? thank you.
January 20, 2017|
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Response from JasperIceman | Property representative |
You could stay in Jasper if you are up that way (it's about 1.25 hours drive from there to the icefield), or if you prefer you might consider staying at the Glacier View Inn, just across from the glacier where we meet. Nice... More
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