Jasper wants to know: how’s it going? Can they get you anything? How was the trip here? This easy-going alpine town has locals that treat you like long-lost pals and always has something amazing and outdoorsy to do.
● Provisions: Jasper’s got brewpubs, cafés and restaurants that serve up local game like bison, so you just know it’ll make the perfect basecamp for whatever you get up to in Jasper National Park.
● Ski bums: Marmot Basin ski resort is just a 30-minute drive from town. No-brainer.
● Dreamscape: Make Jasper your starting point for the Icefields Parkway, a flat-out stunner of a Rocky Mountain road trip by car, bike or even on foot.