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Spirit Island

Maligne Lake, Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
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“maligne lake” (56 reviews)
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Maligne Lake, Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Ever since this Island was in an Kodak commercial it was on my bucketlist. We took the boottour to visit this beautiful little island. The trail, mostly boardwalk, is good and shows the Island in this beautiful setting.

Thank Ernst t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on this trip as part of a group tour and did the Classic Cruise. It was a beautiful day, though a bit too cool for the windows to be open, which would have been nice. However, they let you stand outside on the...More

Thank Katzmaniak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a chilly morning, but the cruise was very good. We saw lots of beautiful scenery as we cruised around Maligne Lake.

Thank Dorothy L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very pretty spot to stop and take photos and enjoy the area on our trip to Canadian Rockies. Not to miss photo ops.

Thank Joan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

RECOMMEND: late afternoon boat tours for best lighting and views of Spirit Island Unless you are paddling a long way, the boat tour is your only option to see the site. Very pleasant ride with great mountain scenery along the way

Thank Chuck2010
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

did the trip with josh and sebastian. very smooth control of the boat, excellent piloting. very informative dialogue for the tour and answered questions politely, and well spoken. the tour is not the best for younger children, they have too much energy and can get...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 19 August 2017

It's a fun ride out to spirit island and a great value for the cost. The ride is sufficiently long and the scenery is stunning. It was sunny and beautiful for us but I'm not sure if poor weather could really change much in the...More

Thank chris w
Reviewed 18 August 2017

For sheer spectacular beauty the Maligne Lake cruise to Spirit Island is hard to beat. You are surrounded on all sides by mountains and glaciers. The water is coloured turquoise by the minerals absorbed by the melt waters of the glaciers as they feed the...More

Thank 641joanv
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is an outstanding point of interest in an outstanding natural scenery. Take the boat ride along the lake

Thank Alan G
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I believe this spot must be one of the most scenic in Canada. Certainly in my photos of an almost 6 week trip across Canada, this place stands out as one of the most stunning places. Unfortunately we had to take a boat trip to...More

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28 July 2016|
Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
the general tour is approximately 90 minutes in length. you can book a "through the lens" photography tour, and have approximately an hour at the island to shoot, if something is seen, wildlife or other special request, they... More
Jeanne D
22 July 2016|
Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
in order to keep the area pristine and not polluted by man, you need to go to a different limit