Activities

Anglican Church of St. Mary and St. George – Jasper, Alberta (Canada)

By Carl Silverman Associate Writer/Visit-Jasper.com JASPER, ALBERTA (CANADA) – Jasper, Alberta’s Edith Cavell Tower with beautiful stained-glass windows sits across Miette Avenue. Intrigue and architecture go together with the strange beginnings of this 14th Century English Gothic church constructed in … Continued

Jasper the Bear – Jasper, Alberta (Canada)

By Carl Silverman Associate Writer/Visit-Jasper.com JASPER, ALBERTA (CANADA) – Located in downtown Jasper, Alberta is Jasper the Bear. He has become the landmark of Jasper. A lot of tourists stop to take their photo beside the statue. In 2005, Alberta’s … Continued

Jasper Fire Hall – Jasper, Alberta (Canada)

By Carl Silverman Associate Writer/Visit-Jasper.com JASPER, ALBERTA (CANADA) – The Jasper Fire Hall is the second firehall ever build – the first was a small, rustic log cabin constructed at the cost of $1,000 in 1914. But residents of Jasper, … Continued

Athabasca Hotel – Jasper, Alberta (Canada)

By Carl Silverman Associate Writer/Visit-Jasper.com JASPER, ALBERTA (CANADA) – Visitors to Jasper, Alberta reach the Athabasca Hotel via a walk through the park to the back of the Jasper Information Center National Historic Site. The hotel is located on the … Continued

Jasper’s Pool Hall – Jasper, Alberta (Canada)

By Carl Silverman Associate Writer/Visit-Jasper.com JASPER, ALBERTA (CANADA) – Jasper’s Pool Hall, now the location of Barefoot in the Park and Parkway Gifts, is located across the street from the train station. And though it’s hard to imagine for most … Continued

Chaba Theatre – Jasper, Alberta (Canada)

By Carl Silverman Associate Writer/Visit-Jasper.com JASPER, ALBERTA (CANADA) – The Chaba Theater in Jasper, Alberta was built for $5,000. And for the families that lived in this region of Canada during the 1920s, it was worth every penny – and … Continued

Locomotive 6015 – Jasper, Alberta (Canada)

By Carl Silverman Associate Writer/Visit-Jasper.com JASPER, ALBERTA (CANADA) – Jasper’s Locomotive 6015 is one of 16 mountain-type engines built by the Canadian Locomotive Company of Kingston, Ontario in 1923 and used by Canadian National in fast freight and passenger service. … Continued

Historic Sites – Jasper, Alberta (Canada)

By Carl Silverman Associate Writer/Visit-Jasper.com JASPER, ALBERTA (CANADA) – Jasper, Alberta has long been a popular destination for lovers of Canada’s awe-inspiring scenic beauty. And for good reason – the glaciers, lakes and mountains are remarkable. But Jasper is also … Continued