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Jasper Information Centre

500 Connaught Drive, Jasper, Jasper National Park, Alberta T0E 1E0, Canada
+1 780-852-6236
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Not very informative

We went in here hoping to get more infoirmation about the area but were just given a map. It was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being that I already knew what I was planning on doing because of doing sufficient research, I... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
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This historic building houses the visitor's center for Japer National Park.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“gift shop” (27 reviews)
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500 Connaught Drive, Jasper, Jasper National Park, Alberta T0E 1E0, Canada
+1 780-852-6236
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went in here hoping to get more infoirmation about the area but were just given a map. It was busy but the person we spoke to was not interested.

Thank Buch78
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Being that I already knew what I was planning on doing because of doing sufficient research, I didn't need to go for that. I came early in the morning for my permit to visit the magnificent Edith Cavell on the next day, of which the...More

1  Thank Tigerman777
Reviewed 31 December 2017

staff could not do enough to assist more than willing to provide information and guidance well trained people oriented

Thank John S
Reviewed 17 November 2017

The building itself has a neat appearance and is a perfect fit for the area. Inside there are a few interpretive displays and a small gift shop. Unfortunately, the young Parks Canada girl working there must have been new to the job, because she really...More

Thank Keith-B-Robinson
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Information Center itself was excellent and looks very picturesque in the middle of its own park. Make sure you're wearing closed toe hiking boots or shoes when walking up to it. The Moose and Elk that come into the town site also make the Information...More

Thank Sox_The_Wanderer
Reviewed 31 October 2017

If you are visiting Jasper for the first time make sure you stop here as information on the entire area is available right on the Main street. You can get advice on what to see in the time you have in Jasper and area for...More

Thank rknack2017
Reviewed 26 October 2017

There's a lot more to Jasper and its National Park than meets the eye, and to do justice to this wonderful town and park, a visit to the Information Centre is a must. But don't go to the main building if you need a washroom...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 19 October 2017

The staff at the information were very helpful with good suggestions for key things to see in 2 days. We appreciated being able to get tickets for Mt. Edith Cavell road which has limited access

1  Thank swtravel
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Great place to pop in and get loads of info about Jasper and the surrounding area. Lots of ideas and pamphlets to take, maps etc of the local trails. You can also book things in here and there is a gift shop. As its right...More

Thank cossyann
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Good advice by national park staff as well as very personable Tourism Jasper staff. Appreciative, also, of the Tourism Jasper staff's willingness to speak Spanish.

Thank Neil L
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7 December 2017|
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Response from Greg C | Reviewed this property |
We spent a lot of time simply parking in the areas and going part way. My wife had two new hips so hiking was out. We would spend anywhere from 1 hours in small parks to half a day. It really depends on what parks you are... More
25 November 2017|
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Response from demonmike | Reviewed this property |
We booked about 9 monthe prior to going. Get accommodation onairbnb and the rest you can do when you are there or contact Brewsters if you want guided tours
Kathy R
21 July 2016|
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Response from michael b | Reviewed this property |
maligne canyon is about 15 to 20 mins from jasper, you wont have time to do the entire walk but you could see a lot of the higher portion of the canyon which is still worth the trip. if this does not suit you can easily... More