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Athabasca Falls

Hwy 93, Jasper, Jasper National Park, Alberta T0E 1E0, Canada
+1 780-852-6176
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A spectacular waterfall in Jasper National Park.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the river” (300 reviews)
“off the highway” (52 reviews)
LOCATION
Hwy 93, Jasper, Jasper National Park, Alberta T0E 1E0, Canada
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+1 780-852-6176
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"the river"
in 300 reviews
"beautiful waterfall"
in 45 reviews
"off the highway"
in 52 reviews
"easy access"
in 99 reviews
"different angles"
in 44 reviews
"worth a stop"
in 99 reviews
"short walk"
in 131 reviews
"quick stop"
in 45 reviews
"great stop"
in 58 reviews
"parking lot"
in 146 reviews
"car park"
in 122 reviews
"rock formations"
in 43 reviews
"rushing water"
in 54 reviews
"mother nature"
in 39 reviews
"tour buses"
in 39 reviews
"jasper national park"
in 80 reviews
"lake louise"
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Reviewed today

Athabasca Falls are a must see when you are in Jasper National Park. The sheer power of the river sculptured the most amazing waterfall. It is stunningly beautiful. Because it is so beautiful and a must see attraction there are many tourists, and it is...More

Thank Jenanna28062012
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Reviewed today

Plenty of free parking, wheelchair accessible toilets. A short walk to the falls. Lots of information boards along the way. Plenty of viewing points. Wheelchair accessible to a few areas. There was a lot of water going over in mid May. We spent about 40...More

Thank Found_Lost_Key
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Get there in the morning before the crowds and bus tours arrive. It is an easy walk from the parking lot. The falls are beautiful. Take your camera with you.

Thank June Y
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Well worth a diversion to see this impressive waterfall. And it is easily accessible from the parking lot so is a must see.

Thank David G
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Reviewed yesterday

Just off the road between Jasper and Columbia Icefield. Spectacular falls and well worth the stop. Only a short walk from the car park

Thank ALAN B
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Reviewed yesterday

A 32 kilometre drive south of Jasper, these falls plummet way down through a narrow gorge where we stood above them in awe. These cliffs are striated with many layers of sandstone like rock of different colours. It is at least a two hour stop...More

Thank glenn70foodie
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing nature attraction! It's a nice walk, very short. You can see the falls from various directions. After seeing the glacier and the river, this is a must!

Thank Efratng
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Don't miss this gem! It's beautiful and relaxing. Remember the insect repellent since there are many mosquitoes and other creepers.

Thank David B
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is such a beautiful canyon with amazing water falls. Hold tight to your children. The bridges you cross are high.

Thank Colleen G
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Definitely make a stop here. The falls and rock formation is unbelieveable and beautiful. Nice little hike down to different levels and different views. Loved it.

Thank Joanne G
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Carol L
April 21, 2018|
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Response from Keith H | Reviewed this property |
There is a parking lot right at the falls. No need to park on the highway.
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theicecreambike
June 30, 2017|
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Response from Terry H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, well marked you can't miss it!
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Diana Joy L
June 3, 2017|
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Response from Steve C | Reviewed this property |
No it won't be, my 5 and 7 year old did it with ease. Enjoy the trip
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