Jasper Discovery Trail
Jasper Discovery Trail

Jasper Discovery Trail

Jasper National Park
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Jasper Discovery Trail

Jasper Discovery Trail

Distance: 5.2mi
Elevation: 810ft
Time: 2h

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The Jasper Discovery Trail is a great way to see the town of Jasper while taking in some interpretive information. The trail is equipped with benches, bridges and signs. The views are excellent for something that circumnavigates town, and you won’t get bored making your way through various features along the trail.

Jasper Discovery Trail Map

Getting there

To join the Jasper Discovery Trail, you will need to look for signs with a small bear on them. The best place to join is on Connaught Drive by the train station. However, by using the map, you can join this trail from anywhere in downtown Jasper.

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When to do

May-October

Backcountry Campsites

No

Pets allowed

Yes - On Leash

Family friendly

Yes

Route Signage

Average

Crowd Levels

Moderate

Route Type

Circuit


Jasper Discovery Trail
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Jasper Discovery Trail Description

The Jasper Discovery Trail is a substantial loop that makes its way around the entire town of Jasper. You can join this trail directly from many downtown parking lots and even your place of accommodation. It includes some benches at viewpoints, bridges, interpretive signs, and well-maintained paths.

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