Columbia Icefields Parkway

Lake Louise to Jasper
230 km one way

Columbia icefields
Columbia Icefields
Athabasca Glacier
Athabasca Glacier
Sightseeing bow lake zizka 7h
Bow Lake on Icefields Parkway

You couldn’t do this drive often enough to be anything but awed by it.

Accommodation

Baker Creek Mountain Resort

Baker Creek Mountain Resort

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Overlander Mountain Lodge Patio

Overlander Mountain Lodge

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The Prairie Creek Inn

The Prairie Creek Inn

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Top Attractions

Athabasca Glacier

Columbia Icefields and the Athabasca Glacier

The Columbia Icefield is the largest icefield in the Canadian Rockies, covering some 230 sq km (89 sq mi) to a depth of 365 m (1,200 ft) and some 28 km (17 mi) long. Draped over the continental divide on a high alpine plateau along the Alberta-BC border, it receives an average of 7 m (23 ft) of new snowfall per year.

Sightseeing peyto lake Zizka 1h

Banff National Park

Rocky Mountain peaks, turquoise glacial lakes, a picture-perfect mountain town and village, abundant wildlife and scenic drives come together in Banff National Park - Canada’s first national park and the flagship of the nation’s park system.

Canoeing in Jasper

Jasper National Park

Wildlife