Snow coach on the Athabasca Glacier

Address

Centre du Champ-de-Glace (Highway 93), Jasper, (AB) - See map

Details

Duration: About 90 minutes
Schedule: 
April 19 to 28 - 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
April 29 to June 2 - 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
June 3 to Sept. 1 - 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sept. 2 to 30 - 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Oct. 1 to 20 - 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Season: April 19 to Oct. 20
Departing fromColumbia Icefields Glacier Discovery Centre (Highway 93 N)

 

Excursion au glacier AthabascaDrive out onto the Athabasca Glacier, at an altitude of 2,700 metres, in an all-terrain Ice Explorer, a massive vehicle specially designed for glacier travel. On this thrilling trip, an experienced driver-guide will share a wealth of fascinating information about glaciers and their impact on our environment.

The snow coach will travel to a place where you can stop and take photos, walk on the ice and fill your bottle with fresh glacier water. 

The Athabasca Glacier is one of the 6 principal glaciers fed by the Columbia Icefields. This once-in-a-lifetime experience is a must for anyone visiting the Icefields Parkway!

Rates

Season Adult 6 to 15 yrs old 0 to 5 yrs old
04/19/2019 to 10/20/2019 $79 $39 $0

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Travel reviews

5 / 5 - 1 reviews

Sadly, slowly receeding due to global warming. Act now!

Friday June 29, 2018 - Anthony Zimmermann

Take a sip from the Glacial stream.