- Larger than life Almost as large as the entire state of Connecticut, Jasper is the largest of the Canadian Rocky Mountain national parks, and one of the world's largest protected mountain ecosystems.
- Spectacular scenery Jasper's scenery is rugged and mountainous. Within its boundaries are crystal clear mountain lakes, thundering waterfalls, jagged mountain peaks, and ancient glaciers.
- Wonderful wildlife The Canadian Rockies provide a diverse habitat for 277 bird species and 69 species of mammals, including deer, elk, moose, sheep, goats, and bears.
- Columbia Icefield The largest icefield south of Alaska, the Columbia Icefield is also the hydrographic apex of North America, with water flowing to three different oceans from one point.
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