About Miette Hot Springs, Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
The mineral water rich in sulfate, calcium and potassium is heated by the earth’s crush and the spring water has an average temperature of 54° C. The water is quality tested regularly and chlorine is added as part of health regulations. The water is cooled to a temperature between 37 ° C and 40 ° C. Unlike Banff Upper Hot Springs, the hot springs flow has not stopped till date. The Miette Hot Springs consists of 2 large hot pools and two cooler pools.
What to do at Miette Hot Springs?
Relax after a day of sightseeing and watch the sunset over the Ashlar ridge.
Hike to the site of the old aqua court and see the source of the Hot springs.
Go for hikes along the many trails located near the Hot springs.
Lookout for Bighorn Sheep in the parking lot.
Miette Hot Springs in Winter
Hike to Old Aqua Court : About a kilometre from the parking lot on the Utopia Pass Hiking trail. Interpretive displays stating the history of old Aqua court and remains of the old hotel can be found here. A short walk leads to the natural hot springs area.
Utopia Pass : This ~ 3km moderate hiking trail passes the old aqua court and passes through open meadows filled with wild flowers.
Sulphur Ridge The Sulphur Skyline hike : One of the most best trails in Jasper National Park, starts from the parking lot of Miette Hot Springs. This hike gains about 700m in elevation and is about 4 km. You will be rewarded with spectacular views of Sulphur skyline (views of Gravelly valley of the Fiddle River and Miette Range).
After the hike of your choosing, enjoy a relaxing soak in the Hot Springs pool.
How much to enjoy Miette Hot Springs?
Miette Hot Springs Admission/ Rates/ Fees/Prices
Adult (18 – 64 ) : $6.05
Youth (3 – 17 ) $5.15
Senior (65+ ) $5.15
Child ( 3-) :Free
Family (2 +2) $18.35 , Extra Youth $3.40
Miette Hot Springs Rental Swimsuit $1.90 Towel $1.90 Locker $1.00
Day Pass & Season tickets also available.
Coupons – Redeem Air Miles
When to visit Miette Hot Springs?
Miette Hot Springs Hours
May 5, 2017 to June 15, 2017 | Daily 10:30 a.m.to 9:00 p.m.
June 16, 2017 to Sept 4, 2017 | Daily 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Quiet hour: Monday to Thursday 10:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Sept 5, 2017 to Oct 9, 2017 | Daily 10:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
October 10, 2017 to May 3, 2018: Closed
For any update – here
How to get to Miette Hot Springs?
Miette Hot Springs Location & Directions
For detailed directions, check the map tab(in-page directions) or click on the GPS coordinates.
GPS Coordinates : 53.12984, -117.772356
What about Miette Hot Springs amenities?
Wheel chair accessible.
Cafe. Gift Shop.
Dining & Accommodation
Miette Hot Springs lodge. Restaurant in the lodge.