We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Glacier Skywalk Admission
From US$28.09*
Glacier Skywalk Admission
From US$28.09*
All photos (2,529)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“the river”(337 reviews)
“off the highway”(59 reviews)
A spectacular waterfall in Jasper National Park.
Hwy 93, Jasper, Jasper National Park, Alberta T0E 1E0, Canada
+1 780-852-6176
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience Athabasca Falls
from US$28.09
More Info
from US$177.35
More Info
from US$71.42
More Info
from US$71.42
More Info
Reviews (5,081)
Filter reviews
4,375 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews powerful waterfall the river off the highway easy access different angles worth a stop short walk quick stop great stop parking lot car park rock formations rushing water mother nature jasper national park lake louise canadian rockies
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 4,375 reviews
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have visited Athabasca Falls in the summer, when it is wonderful. However, seeing it frozen blue in winter was nothing short of awesome. It was -18C, and the paths icy and slippery but the sight was spectacular and not one I will be forgetting...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 686amark
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went there on last year and we found it a very nice place. It wasn the end of winter so the falls were frozen and it was very beautifull.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Shin K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here on a Tauck tour of the Canadian Rockies and Glacier National Park. Incredible views and so beautiful. Worth stopping to see.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank traveler19001900
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was super nice. The waterfall have such a unique color (white-blue along the way). And also it's a picture perfect too.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank imparimz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I were in Jasper for 2 nights as part of our Rocky Mountaineer Journey Through The Clouds Tour. This place was one of the scheduled stops. There is a walking track to see the views. Get close to the falls to hear...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PlanetOz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called in here during a visit to Jasper, nature at work to provide an awesome area of outstanding beauty. According to the time of year the water level changes but at anytime it's worth a visit. Certainly not the highest or biggest falls but certainly...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MrCB56
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had stopped here over 30 years ago and were eager to experience it again. Walkways have been improved, so even the rainy weather wasn't a problem. Parking was, though! This is a pleasant 30-minute break from the highway, and is very convenient to the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank UTManAmI
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very beautiful! Easy to get to and gorgeous scenery. A must see when visiting Jasper! Will be going back

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Athabasca Falls is a very popular stop for people driving along the Icefields Parkway so expect the parking and the entire area around the falls to be busy. You can make a little stroll of about 30 to 45 minutes here. Of course it...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Gwen_BE
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well laid out trail around natural phenomenon. Gorgeous coulour of the water caused by rock flour and highly photogenic.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 19John66
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 17 nearby hotels
Becker's Chalets
913 reviews
7.19 km away
Jasper House Bungalows
476 reviews
9.35 km away
Alpine Village Cabin Resort - Jasper
1,009 reviews
10.77 km away
Tekarra Lodge
794 reviews
11.16 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 95 nearby restaurants
Downstream Restaurant & Lounge
716 reviews
12.34 km away
Fiddle River Restaurant
938 reviews
12.34 km away
Evil Dave's Grill
1,303 reviews
12.33 km away
Something Else
709 reviews
12.37 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 76 nearby attractions
Marmot Basin Ski Area
445 reviews
5.36 km away
Highway 93A
29 reviews
1.70 km away
Sunwapta Falls and Canyon
689 reviews
.00 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
July 17, 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Christiane P | Reviewed this property |
There are a lot of attractions you can see and do in this area, depending on the age of maybe kids that are traveling with you.If you start in Canmore Just visit the tourist info.They are very competent and like to help.They... More
Carol L
April 21, 2018|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Keith H | Reviewed this property |
There is a parking lot right at the falls. No need to park on the highway.
June 30, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from TerryH2723 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, well marked you can't miss it!