Saturday, January 16

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Pyramid Lake Resort

Join Jasper National Park staff for a fun-filled day at Pyramid Lake where the whole family can enjoy all sorts of winter activities! Dogsledding rides from Cold Fire Creek Dogsledding, sleigh rides from Jasper Park Riding Stables, ice skating, fire starting, bannock bake, winter bocce, Aboriginal crafts in a teepee and much more!

Please Note That Pyramid Lake Road Will Be Closed From 10:00am - 5:00pm. Free Shuttles Provided:

Shuttles To Pyramid Lake from the Jasper Activity Center
Time:10:45am, every 30 minutes

Return Shuttles from Pyramid Lake
Time:11:15am, every 30 minutes
*Last Shuttle Departing At 4:15pm


Dog Sledding

Climb aboard Canada’s oldest form of winter transportation with Cold Fire Creek Dogsledding. Experience a ride behind a team of enthusiastic, friendly Alaskan Huskies. Rides are approximately 10 minutes.

Adult $20
9 & under $10
2 & under Free

Ice Skating, Snowshoeing and Cross Country Skiing

Cruise over the frozen surface of Pyramid Lake. Skates and snowshoes will be available for rent through Pyramid Lake Resort.

Rentals prices:

Hour $10
Half Day $30

Fire Starting and Bannock Bake

Join Parks Canada while trying your hand at lighting a fire with flint and steel, then bake some bannock on a stick for a warm tasty treat. No Charge.

Parks Canada - Metis/Explorer Skills Race

For the adventure enthusiasts, the Palisades Centre will be offering a Metis/Explorer skills race. This will involve several activities such as racing with a bundle and a travois, tying knots, building a fire and finishing with roasting a marshmallow. The team who follows the order of skills and has their marshmallow roasted first, is deemed the winner! Depending on the weather, snowshoeing may also be involved. No Charge.

Sleigh Rides

Join Jasper Park Riding Stables and feel the gentle jolt of the sleigh as the horses pick up the pace, kicking up plumes of snow as they prance through a dreamscape of dazzling white. Nestled with your loved ones under warm blankets, savour the mountain vistas of the Rockies in all their winter splendour. Two departures every hour.

Adult $20
12 & under $10
5 & under Free

Hockey for Hope (4 on 4 Shinny Hockey Game)

Bring your skates this year because Hockey for Hope has moved to the lake! 

All players are required to bring a donation of any amount for Brit's trust fund. Helmets are mandatory. Volunteers from The Brain Care Centre in Edmonton will be joining us this year with some other fun activities (tug of war maybe!) and information about concussions and brain injury awareness. All players of legal drinking age will be offered a complimentary beverage at the Whistle Stop after the game!  Come in and check out the silent auction items. 

Fat Bike Demos

A new addition to your winter fun!  Try Fat Biking for your next winter adventure. No charge.

Ice Bocce

A combination of bocce and curling. No Charge.

Ice Sculpture Demo with Blue Bird Sculpture

Live ice carving demonstration on Pyramid Lake by Kegan Podolas & Blue Bird Sculpture. No charge.

Cabane À Sucre

Join the Association Canadienne-Française de l’Alberta for tire sur la neige (maple taffy).

1 stick $3
2 sticks $5