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Sunwapta Falls are a set of Class 6 waterfalls that originate from the Athabasca Glacier and the Sunwapta River in Jasper National Park, Alberta. The falls are easily accessible by car during the summer months, located a short drive off the Icefields Parkway that connects Banff and Jasper National parks.

Sunwapta is a Stoney (Assiniboine) word meaning “turbulent water.” Over time as the Sunwapta River changed its course, a deep gorge was caused in the limestone rocks. Today, the two sets of falls that make up Sunwapta Falls are over 75 feet tall. They have a total drop of 60 feet (18 meters) and a width of 30 feet (9 meters). The upper waterfall flows through a narrow canyon and drops into three lower falls. The waterfalls are at their peak in late spring and early summer when glacial melt is at its highest, and in the winter, you can ice climb, snowshoe, and admire the ice formations created by the falls.

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Highway 93, Sunwapta Falls, Alberta, Canada, T0E 1E0
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Sunwapta River Self-Drive Rafting Trip

Sunwapta River Self-Drive Rafting Trip

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Get ready for Jasper’s only class 3 rapids on the Sunwapta River. Be prepared: you’re going to get wet. Wear your bathing suit under your wetsuit and bring a towel and your sense of adventure. If you have your own wheels, you can save a bit by meeting the guides at the river instead of paying for the shuttle from the Jasper townsite.
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  • 2 hours 15 minutes
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4-Day Bicycle Tour through Canadian Rockies

4-Day Bicycle Tour through Canadian Rockies

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Experience the Canadian Rockies by bike during this four-day, guided, cycling tour from Jasper to Lake Louise that includes accommodations, meals, van support, and airport transfer. Set off with your small group to ascend the mountains and ride along the stunning Icefields Parkway taking breaks for photos and meals. Pass silently by the Columbia Icefields, Bow Lake, Lake Louise making your way triumphantly into the mountain town of Banff.
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We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Sunwapta Falls can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund. See all 2 Sunwapta Falls tickets and tours on Viator.
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How much does it cost to visit Sunwapta Falls 2021?
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Currently, an entrance ticket to Sunwapta Falls costs USD 80.70. Guided Sunwapta Falls tours start around USD 80.70 per person. See all 2 Sunwapta Falls tickets and tours on Viator.
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