Hello, U.S. travellers! We are ready to welcome you this summer. As of August 9, the Government of Canada will allow entry by land or air into the country for American citizens and permanent residents who have been fully vaccinated at least 14 days prior to entering Canada.
We recommend you familiarize yourself with the Canadian entry requirements before booking your trip. Those requirements include:
Here are some helpful links on the Government of Canada's website with more information:
Easing border measures for fully vaccinated travellers entering Canada
COVID-19: Entering Canada requirements checklist
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The well-being of our guests and staff has always been our top concern. This season we are taking extra measures to ensure you can travel with confidence. This includes the peace of mind to cancel anytime and receive a full refund.
By order of the Government of Alberta, proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative COVID-19 PCR or rapid test result within 72 hours of your visit is required. Learn more
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2022 OPENING DATES
Discover the power of nature on the Columbia Icefield Adventure—the must-do experience for any resident or visitor in the Canadian Rockies. At the heart of the incredible Icefields Parkway is one of the largest non-polar ice fields in the world. Here, you’ll travel on a massive Ice Explorer to a place where you can walk on, feel and drink from the Athabasca Glacier. Then, take a jaw-dropping walk along the glass-floored Skywalk at the cliff’s edge.
Columbia Icefield Adventure includes Ice Explorer Tour on the Athabasca Glacier, admission to the Skywalk, and return transportation from the Glacier Discovery Centre.
2022 Dates: May 1, 2022 – October 10, 2022*
Start your adventure by traveling to the Athabasca Glacier, a 10,000 year-old sheet of ice, on an exhilarating tour in an all-terrain vehicle.
Enjoy free time to take in the spectacular landscape. Fill your water bottle from fresh glacier water and absorb the immensity of the Icefields up close.
Marvel at the unparalleled views of mountains, glaciers and the Sunwapta Valley whilst stepping out onto the cliff edge glass-floored viewing platform.
Spectacular glacier views wrap Altitude restaurant and provide the perfect backdrop to the Canadian inspired and locally-sourced menu.
The best times to enjoy the Columbia Icefield experience are before 11 AM or after 3 PM. You increase your chance of wildlife sightings and take advantage of enhanced experiences like a guided morning tour on the Skywalk. Book your tickets in advance to guarantee a place. BOOK NOW
Two great dining options! Chalet serves casual and fresh food from a grab-and-go menu. Altitude takes the experience of dining to new heights; with exceptional glacier views and locally-sourced Canadian cuisine. LEARN MORE
Short on time? Amaze yourself with views from the Columbia Icefield Skywalk. Single attraction admission available. Learn more about the Columbia Icefield Skywalk
Located on the first floor of the Glacier Discovery Centre, the Gift Shop offers clothing, postcards and other souvenirs perfect for preserving your memories of the Columbia Icefield.
Discover wonder next to the ice. Explore at a slower pace with a premium hospitality experience loaded with exclusive activities, unique dining experiences and entertainment.
Our Lysol partnership provides guests and staff with products, protocols and delivery systems that enhance the peace of mind offered by our Safety Promise.
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The Columbia Icefield Adventure is a Destination Canada Canadian Signature Experience, showcasing the best of Canada to the world.
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