Canada Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Canada activity »
  1. 1 Victoria?
  2. 2 Trip Report Marvellous Montreal
  3. 3 Pacific Northwest Itinerary Help: Victoria, Vancouver, Whistler, Seattle
  4. 4 Vancouver for Christmas
  5. 5 Vancouver, Mountains, Public Transit
  6. 6 Wheelchair accessible trails, sights, activities, etc?
  7. 7 St John's to Fogo Island : need a half way stop.
  8. 8 Icefields Pkwy going North in one day?
  9. 9 Vancouver/Pacific Northwest Trip - Mother/Daughter
  10. 10 Rocky Mountaineer train vacation
  11. 11 Trip Report Tips for an awesome road trip in Canada BC !
  12. 12 Road trip to Maritime Provinces
  13. 13 Trip Report Relentless Beauty - Panecott's Trip to the Canadian Rockies
  14. 14 Need travel help from Toronto to Vermont!
  15. 15 Cape Breton Island and Nova Scotia
  16. 16 One afternoon/night in Calgary.
  17. 17 Running in Jasper in late summer
  18. 18 Accomodation in Whistler, B.C.
  19. 19 Canadian Rockies Itinerary input?
  20. 20 Opinions on a rental service in Toronto
  21. 21 Niagara-on-the-Lake B&B for One In Town
  22. 22 Banff/Lake Louise/Jasper Itinerary Help
  23. 23 Quebec-Montreal in Summer
  24. 24 Would you stay in Quesnel?
  25. 25 PEI or Cape Breton?
View next 25 » Back to the top

Thanksgiving Jasper or not?

Jump to last reply

Hello fellow fodorites. I am planning a trip to Jasper to visit my daughter who will be finishing up a summer job on Oct 17th.
It's early in the planning process but have a couple of key questions before we book flights:

What are the pros or cons of being there for Canadian Thanksgiving?
Her birthday is the 8th and I would like to be there for that but don't know whether to clear out before the weekend or stay on because of the weekend?

Secondly, a friend is coming with me and will probably have a week longer leave than myself (I will have 2 weeks total, coming from Oz.) I have visited this area previously, she has never been to Canada and is thinking perhaps of doing Vancouver Island on her own.
If so, would she be better doing that the week before we meet (late Sept/early Oct) or after I leave (mid October.)

Thanks very much in advance. More questions to come :)}

6 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement