Edmonton to Jasper
All aboard VIA Rail (or rent a car and drive)
Edmonton - Jasper - Maligne Lake - Icefields
Parkway - Athabasca Glacier - Lake Louise - Banff - Badlands
"VIA Rail" Edmonton to Jasper
Overnight at the Fabulous Jasper Park Lodge (Between
Pictures of Jasper Park Lodge
| Maps, Rooms and Layout of
Jasper Park Lodge
Depart Edmonton in the afternoon on VIA Rail westbound to the
Rockies (or we can transfer you by car).
The train ride From Edmonton west to Jasper is a pleasant ride
from the great prairies into the Alberta Foothills, and then the
magnificent Rocky Mountains. Within a few hours you have arrived
at the "Jewel of the Canadian Rocky Mountains, Jasper".
Relax & Enjoy the views as the great prairies
give way to pristine forests and the grandeur of the Rocky Mountains.
You'll wish the journey would never end but in a few hours you are
in Jasper and ready for the next leg of your amazing journey.
(Note the Dome Car is Only available to those staying in 1 bedroom
compartments and continuing on to Vancouver)
Arrive in Jasper.
Check into your hotel, the Jasper Park
Jasper, Alberta is famous for its wildlife. It is now unusual to see
a deer, elk sheep and Wapiti in town with a wide variety of wildlife
including bears and eagles in the surrounding area.