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HI Mt. Edith Cavell Wilderness Hostel

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Cavell Road ~ 23Kms South of the Jasper town site Ice Field Parkway, Jasper, Jasper National Park, Alberta Canada See on map
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we booked this accommodation, we knew it was going to be back to basics! However it was a fantastic experience of getting close to nature and doing things the old fashioned way! We were welcomed by Ernie, who was a great host and told...More

Thank Dean B
Reviewed 14 September 2017

If you love fresh air, incredible scenery, and stepping back in time this could be the place for you. This is a WILDERNESS Hostel, you share a single bunk in a room with other people from around the world. The only heat comes from a...More

Thank 328burkharde
Reviewed 25 August 2017

On a recent 8-day trip to Banff, Jasper, and Yoho, we stayed in five different hostels, two of them HI wilderness hostels. HI Mt. Edith Cavell was my favourite of all of them, even though it has minimal facilities. That's because Ernie, the warden-manager, has...More

Thank Norbert_Halibut
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We had a really nice experience with the Hostel! I can really recommend this Hostel for outdoor adventure lovers. Everything necessary for a cosy night in the mountains is provided. Ernie's stories are amazing!

Thank Ruth D
Reviewed 23 August 2016

A jewel in the crown of the Rockies with it's undoubted star James the manager; a more interesting, conscientious and helpful person would be difficult to find. The location is fantastic with a brilliant walk near by past Angel glacier and a summit ridge through...More

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Closed September 7, 2009 to February 15, 2010 due to road upgrades, Parks Canada Less
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Canada > Alberta > Canadian Rockies > Jasper National Park > Jasper
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