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Athabasca Glacier Full-Day Tour provided by Rockaboo Mountain Adventures

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A note from Athabasca Glacier Full-Day Tour
This full day tour won't be offered during summer 2020 due to covid-19. Please see our half-day modified version.
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Updated 20-06-18
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    610 Patricia St
    610 Patricia St, Jasper, AB T0E 1E0, Canada
    Rockaboo Shop, 610 Patricia Street (upstairs), Jasper
    See address & details
  • 1
    Athabasca Glacier
    Stop: 4 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Icefields Parkway
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 3
    Rockaboo Mountain Adventures
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 4
    Columbia Ice Field
    Stop: 4 hours - Admission included
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  • You'll end at
    610 Patricia St
    610 Patricia St, Jasper, AB T0E 1E0, Canada
    Rockaboo Shop, 610 Patricia Street (upstairs), Jasper
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
610 Patricia St, Jasper, AB T0E 1E0, Canada
Duration
7h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Bagged lunch
  • Glacier walk
  • ACMG-certified guides
  • Transport to the Athabasca Glacier
  • Use of hiking poles, crampons, boots
  • Entry/Admission - Athabasca Glacier
  • Entry/Admission - Icefields Parkway
  • Entry/Admission - Columbia Ice Field
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel drop off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or anyone using a wheelchair
  • Minimum age is 12 years old
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, an alternative date or full refund will be offered
  • Service animals allowed
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Courtney wrote a review Aug. 2020
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We brought our 12 year old and 16 year old out to Jasper to relax and enjoy nature. Our tour of the Athabasca Glacier with Chris and Francois brought us so much more! They were friendly and engaging with our group, providing a unique way to see such a special place. We explored
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Response from Rockaboo, Front Office Manager at Athabasca Glacier Full-Day Tour
Responded Aug. 15, 2020
Thank you so much for writing and joining our tour. Radka
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Lillian K wrote a review Aug. 2020
Jasper, Canada15 contributions
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110% recommend the Athabasca Glacier Tour with Rockaboo! It is a must! The experience more than exceeded my expectations and it is such a unique way to explore the Athabasca Glacier. Our guide, Chris was very knowledgeable, funny, thorough, and made us feel safe the entire time.
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Response from Rockaboo, Front Office Manager at Athabasca Glacier Full-Day Tour
Responded Aug. 13, 2020
Hello! Thank you for joining us. We appreciate it! Radka
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Inspire536518 wrote a review Jul. 2020
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This tour was beyond our expectations, and they were high! Our guide was Chris and his knowledge of everything mountains was unbelievable. Not only that, but he was so focused on eco-based tourism and thanked us multiple times for choosing tours which focused on preservation of
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Response from Rockaboo, Front Office Manager at Athabasca Glacier Full-Day Tour
Responded Aug. 6, 2020
Hello! Thank you for choosing Rockaboo. We're glad you enjoyed the glacier hike and learnt something new about the area. Radka
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jan-orlando-florida wrote a review Oct. 2019
Orlando18 contributions3 helpful votes
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I'm so glad we did this tour with Rockaboo Glacier Tours. It was the adventure of our life time and something to remember for a very long time. It was a day tour in the beginning of October and Steve our guide was fantastic. We arrived from Banff and met the group at directly at
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from Rockaboo, Front Office Manager at Athabasca Glacier Full-Day Tour
Responded Oct. 24, 2019
Hi Jan, thanks for taking time to leave a review, and joining us for one of the last trips of our summer season. I'm glad you enjoyed the day! Radka
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jok514 wrote a review Sep. 2019
.30 contributions11 helpful votes
No way else to see these beautiful mountains, glaciers and waterfalls, Anik performed admirably. Her knowledge of the mountains and environment made the tour informative and interesting. She did a great job. We saw a bear, mountain goats and all types of birds. Don’t miss
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Rockaboo, Front Office Manager at Athabasca Glacier Full-Day Tour
Responded Oct. 23, 2019
Hi Kenny, thanks for writing although I feel you might be reviewing a wrong company. We do not have Anik among our guides. However, I am glad you had a good day in the mountains. Radka
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Avalanche Course AST1
While the overall online and field course was good, our lead field day instructor could have made for a more produc
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Ice climbing at Tangle Creek Falls
What a great experience we had climbing at Tangle Creek Falls today. The drive was farther than we thought it would
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CandiceR915
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Wow!
Absolutely amazing! We look at the pictures and videos and are still a little shocked that we were able to ice clim
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A-Dale-Dunlop
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Max-enjoyment!
Had a fantastic time on an AST one course with Rockaboo. The info that our guide and owner Max shared with us was i
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Julien1098765432
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Just the best
Did AST1 with Rockaboo and it was amazing! Not only I learned all the course material, but I came out of the course
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wbeadle2020
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A great crew to learn from
Taking the AST 1 course with Rockaboo was a great decision. Despite the logistical challenges caused by Covid they
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Rockaboo AST 1 Course
I thought that the company and guides (Max and Chris for our field day) did a great job. The 'classroom' portion wa
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leannemC2993ME
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Excellent morning, beautiful views, fun experience!
Francois is an excellent guide. Very knowledgeable, patient, and friendly. i got nervous on the first rappel but he
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DevonSimone
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Experience unlike any other
My husband and I visited the Athabasca Glacier specifically for this experience. We did the half day hike lead by o
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DebbiePilot
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Highly recommended guides
My teenager had an amazing morning with Francois climbing outside of Jasper. He was able to challenging my son, w
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vanessamL5449QL
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Once in a lifetime experience!
This was one of the main highlights of our trip! We went to banff, lake louise and jasper and this 4h adventure to
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815peachyl
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Amazing!
This was an excellent opportunity! Our tour guide Chris was imforititive and made it very easy to enjoy the trip. T
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jasonpI4854NO
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5 star rock climbing experience
Great experience for our group (2 adults and 2 twelve year olds). No previous experience and Francois was great pro
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BooBearly
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A mesmerizing time on a Canadian Glacier
What a delightful way to see the glacier, this is the only way to do it, a total must do excursion!!! Our guide Jen
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700cherylf
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An incredible Day!
We had a fabulous day with Chris on the glacier. Our trip could not have been more enjoyable. The walk up the Glac
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  • Duration: 7h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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