Athabasca Falls

EASY 39 reviews
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Athabasca Falls is a 0.8 kilometer heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Jasper Park Lodge, Alberta, Canada that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking and nature trips and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
0.8 km
ELEVATION GAIN
21 m
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

nature trips

walking

forest

river

views

waterfall

walking
20 days ago

My favorite waterfall in Jasper! So gorgeous. Easy for everyone to see the top of the falls! Not a “hike” more like a scenic walk!

hiking
3 months ago

Easy hike for families with great views and scenery. Make sure you go down the canyon to the water and get a family photo! Well worth the stop. Not a lot of people in May.

walking
8 months ago

excellent photo spot with fantastic views

8 months ago

Beautiful fairly easy hike to multiple viewpoints.

nature trips
9 months ago

cool to see, more of a tourist attraction than a hike, but the north side of the road is cool to walk threw the canyon walls more

walking
10 months ago

Beautiful, if a little crowded.

nature trips
10 months ago

Been here during all the seasons, and it's beautiful every time!

hiking
10 months ago

Well done, Parks Canada! An enjoyable and education experience.

10 months ago

Incredible falls - beautiful water!

10 months ago

Falls are stunning - but it's heavily populated and so lots of waiting for groups to pass.

hiking
11 months ago

The falls are gorgeous and the trails are paved/easy, however this isn't really my cup of tea - too much concrete and crowds. Very touristy

11 months ago

Beautiful!

11 months ago

I popped the question here, its beautiful

walking
11 months ago

Spectacular waterfalls

walking
Friday, June 16, 2017

Really pretty area. The falls are a great sight and the trail is nice. Lots of write ups on the falls and wildlife, but a lot of heavy traffic and tourists. Towards the river, the trail goes between rock. Lots of fun and if not following the whole trail, it's a nice little stop off the highway as well.

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