Whirlpool River

Jasper, Alberta

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Athabasca Pass was the scene of one of the great dramas of Canadian history. Fur trade legends tell how, for more than half of the nineteenth century, the voyageurs laboured over this pass and along the Whirpool trail carrying superhuman loads of furs and supplies.

Whirlpool River Professional Review and Guide

"Athabasca Pass was the scene of one of the great dramas of Canadian history. Fur trade legends tell how, for more than half of the nineteenth century, the voyageurs laboured over this pass and along the Whirpool trail carrying superhuman loads of furs and supplies."

Activity Type: Mountain Biking
Nearby City: Jasper
Distance: 23
Trail Type: Out-and-back
Technical Difficulty: Easy
Physical Difficulty: Easy
Duration: 2-3 hours
Season: May through October
Trailhead Elevation: 3,904 feet
Top Elevation: 3,904 feet
Local Contacts: Alberta Forest Service Rocky Mountain House 403-845-8272
Local Maps: Athabasca Falls, Amethyst Lakes
Driving Directions: Directions to Whirlpool River

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May 2018