Explore Cascading Frozen Falls in Jasper’s Deepest Canyon

See the incredible Maligne Canyon from a whole new perspective! Many visitors explore Maligne Canyon in the summer from pathways and bridges. This winter, join our guide for a safe and beautiful exploration along the frozen canyon floor. Discover this maze of fascinating natural ice sculptures. Explore the entrance to a cave system, ice caves, fossils and towering frozen waterfalls stretching over 30 metres up the canyon walls.

Our tread-enhancing cleats, warm winter boots and helmets will help you stay warm and feel secure while walking on the ice.

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Winter boots, ice cleats and helmet included
Shuttle to and from the Canyon included
Grab and Go snacks and hot drinks available from Maligne Canyon Wilderness Kitchen for a comfortable adventure
Small groups and personalized service
Social distancing in place
Face masks mandatory in shuttles, on tour and in Maligne Canyon Wilderness Kitchen
$69 Adult
$35 Child*

*Not suitable for children under 6

Closed for the season, reopening December 21**
**Weather dependent

Safety Promise at Maligne Canyon Icewalks

Ensure adequate physical distancing
  • Reduce occupancy on the Maligne Canyon Shuttles to promote social distancing.
  • We will be checking everyone's health and temperature before each tour begins.
  • Face masks will be mandatory in shuttles and in Maligne Canyon Wilderness Kitchen. Although we will have disposable options, please bring your own to help reduce waste.
Heightened hygiene & sanitation protocols
  • Increased cleaning protocols throughout experiences.
  • Sanitize equipment after each tour.
  • Hand sanitizer will be provided throughout the experience
Rigourous staff training & communications
  • Train staff to ensure everyone’s safety & well-being.
  • Ongoing collaboration with regional partners & experts.
Peace of Mind
Peace of Mind:
Taking a positive approach
  • We've implemented these strategies so you can relax and be inspired by the spectacular Canadian Rockies.

Early Light

Explore the canyon when the sun is rising and a beautiful golden light begins to warm the valley. This adventure is perfectly timed if you'd like to warm up and unwind at Maligne Canyon Wilderness Kitchen with some Rocky Mountain comfort food (not included) after a morning of exploration.

Why Choose Maligne Icewalks

Free Shuttle to the Canyon

Join us at Maligne Canyon Wilderness Kitchen on your own or catch the free shuttle from your hotel in town straight to our door.

Small Group Guided Tours
Your professional guide will take you through the canyon as you explore frozen falls, fossils and ice caves.
A Tour for Every Time

With morning and afternoon tours daily, you're guaranteed to fit this adventure into your Jasper itinerary!


Departure Times

Tour Shuttle Departure Time Tour Length Departure Dates
Early Light 9:30 AM 3 hr Daily, December 18 – April 4
Afternoon 1 PM 3 hr Daily, December 18 – April 4
  • Tour is not suitable for children under 6 years of age.
  • If self driving, tours start at Maligne Canyon at 10 AM for Early Light tour and 1:30 PM for Afternoon tour.

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A member of our team will respond within 24 hours (weekdays) and 48 hours (weekends).

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