Review: My stay at Marmot Lodge in Jasper National Park

This past trip to Jasper National Park, we stayed at Marmot Lodge in the Jasper townsite as part of an epic trip around the Canadian Rockies and Montana.

We stayed in 5 different hotels during our trip. Marmot Lodge did …

Canadian Rockies Itinerary Tips for the Jasper Tramway and Banff Gondola

This tip is for you if you are planning to visit Jasper National Park or Banff National Park – or anywhere in the Rockies with a tramway or gondola ride to the top of a mountain.

My advice is to …

Jasper, Banff, Yoho, Kooteney, Mt Robson - here I come!

Flight.  Check.

Hotel rooms. Check.

Rental car. Check.

A return trip to the Canadian Rockies. Yeah!

I just booked my hotel rooms for a return trip to the Canadian Rockies this summer.

12 days

The itinerary will involve A LOT …

Banff and Jasper National Parks by RV - trip report

Retired couple Gene and Laurie wrote about RVing in their 40′ motorhome across North America.  If you are thinking about RVing in the Canadian Rockies, it will be an inspiration.

Gene and Laurie make me envious of their 10-day experience …

Moms in modern minivan meet Jasper National Park

Driving to Jasper from EdmontonWhat do you do when you have 2 moms, 3 kids, and a strong desire for a cross-country roadtrip?

Rent a mini SUV (the modern minivan) and head for the highway!  Catherine Conners and Katie York, 2 …

Train to Jasper - VIA Rail Trip Reports and Videos

In a recent article on taking the VIA Rail train to Jasper National Park, I looked at what you can expect when taking a VIA Rail train to Jasper and explained the train routes.

Sounds intriguing?

Let’s look at …

Get Inspired with 3 Jasper National Park Trip Reports

These 3 travelers will make you want to be in Jasper National Park right now.

If you are looking for trip reports and experiences of other travelers who have visited Jasper National Park, read on.


In a May 2009 …

Trip Reports from the Canadian Rockies in Winter

What are travelers seeing and doing in the Canadian Rockies this winter? The are finding ways to have fun in Jasper and Banff National Parks.

Here’s a round-up:

  • Back in November, Micael takes some great photos of Athabasca Falls in

5 Reasons to Keep Your Own Jasper Park Travel Journal

Leave the laptop at home and instead pack a brand new travel journal for your trip to Jasper National Park.

The journal doesn’t have to be anything fancy. In fact, it can be quite ordinary. You just want it to …

Jasper Trip Reports Round-Up - July 2008

Here’s a round-up of some recent trip reports from travelers like you and me who are visiting Jasper National Park.

Gary and Jo are blogging about their trip across the United States and Canada with recent reports from Banff and …