Banff Jasper Collection

Cruise the glacial water of Maligne Lake and live the Spirit of Jasper

Declared the “Best Boat Cruise in Canada” by 8 million Reader’s Digest subscribers, the Maligne Lake Cruise is an experience like no other. Join us on a panoramic tour across the crystal waters of magical Maligne Lake, fed by the glaciers of Jasper National Park. Glide past the jagged mountain peaks as we cruise to Spirit Island, a world-famous destination only accessible by boat.

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AGES 6-15$34


Inquire or book by phone: 1.888.900.6272

Lakeside Luncheon

Historical Maligne Lake Chalet

Take in epic lake views while dining in the historic Maligne Lake Chalet, perched on the shores of Jasper’s iconic Maligne Lake. Originally build in 1927 by early pioneer Fred Brewster, this historic building has been designated as a National Historic Site of Canada and is now one of the most treasured locations in Jasper National Park. This signature lunch experience, served buffet-style, includes a delicious spread of regionally sourced dishes that match this incredible awe-inspiring setting. Freshly prepared menu features daily soup, salad station, carving station, vegetarian options, dessert table and more. View the menu

Available daily with seatings at 12:30pm and 2pm from June 1 to Sept 30.

$38 per adult | $27 5-10 years old*

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*Please note: 18% gratuity and 5% GST will be added at the time of purchase

The Spirit Behind the Lake

Nestled in the heart of the mountains, Spirit Island is waiting to be discovered. Surrounded by crystal blue water, the island holds many untold stories. Only accessible by boat, Spirit Island is one of Canada’s most popular attractions.
Featured Experience

Maligne Lake Premium Cruise

Available daily on select cruises
May 25* - October 8

Upgrade your Maligne Lake Cruise experience with a 2 hour Premium Cruise, featuring extended time on Spirit Island and an optional private interpretive walk by our Island Host. *Tentative opening date

Advance purchase from $99 /ADULT | $50 /AGES 6-15.

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Tips & Tricks

Perfect Timing
The best time to visit Maligne Lake is in the morning before the first cruise. The light is typically better. The crowds are much less populated. And, you will improve your chances of seeing wildlife.
Premium Cruise
Extend your time on Spirit Island on this 2-hour cruise, including an optional private interpretive walk provided by our 'island host'.
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Through the Lens Cruise
Join the 2 hour Through the Lens Cruise and let our onboard professional photographer help you take epic wilderness shots of your own.
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Maligne Lake Lodge & View Restaurant
Stop in for a healthy snack before or after your adventure. Our on-site baker creates delicious fresh pastries and muffins every morning. While you’re here, sit back and soak up our stunning views from our patio.
Lakeside Luncheon

Enjoy our signature lunch experience perched on the shores of Jasper’s iconic Maligne Lake. Served buffet-style, soak in the views of Maligne Lake as you dine on regionally sourced cuisine. 
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High Spirits Cruise

Upgrade and experience this new and exclusive cruise on the lake. Includes on-board server/guide, a selection of canapes and cheeses, alcoholic beverages, no crowds and a memories of a lifetime.
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Canoe & Kayak Rentals
Chart your own course by canoe, rowboat or kayak. Glide with the rhythm of the tide as you soak in the array of colors and scenery.
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Our half and full day tours provide the best in lake trout fishing for anglers of all levels. 
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Maligne Lake Cruise Packages

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