A small town of approximately 5000 people Jasper if situated in one of the most beautiful spots in the Rocky Mountains. The town is a major hub for all sorts of outdoor-based activities and people travel from all over the world to vacation here and experience an unspoiled wilderness.
Located 45 minutes east of the Jasper town site and only 15 minutes from the park gates Hinton is an active and vibrant community of approximately 10,000 people. Industry has been the main driver of this community but the recent development of the Hinton Nordic Center and mountain bike park has begun to attract its own share of tourism.
A very picturesque village of approximately 1500 people is found at the foot of Canoe Mountain surrounded by the Rocky Mountains, the Monashee Mountains and the Cariboo Mountains. The village is the base for many snowmobilers, heliskiers, backcountry campers and trail riders.