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Athabasca River, Jasper National Park

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  • The Athabasca River originates in the Columbia Icefield and drains, eventually, into the Arctic. We'd heard of the Athabasca oil sands farther north of Jasper. It was fun to pick up this river on our ...  more »
  • We were able to view this river at several points and it is always exciting. Our favourite spot is where it joins the Miette River, just watching the merging of the totally different colours of the tw...  more »
  • Glaciers are unfortunately disappearing so view the change in natural surroundings before they are gone. This river is fast flowing and fed by the melting glaciers year around.  more »