As daylight hours begin to recede, October is the ideal time to celebrate the skies with the annual Jasper Dark Sky Festival, an ever-growing festival aimed at connecting all ages to our universe and beyond.
BUILD YOUR SCHEDULE
There are a variety of fun events throughout October, some paid and some free. Check out the full schedule here or pick up the event guide at the Jasper Visitor Experience Centre (414 Patricia Street).
MASTER THE BASICS OF DARK SKY PHOTOGRAPHY
A regular iPhone photo won’t cut it! Learn more with these night sky photography tips listed in our Dark Sky Blog.
DRESS IN WARM LAYERS
October in Jasper can be a little chilly. Don’t forget mitts, scarves and toques—just in case.
FIND A PLACE TO STAY
Wake up to elk grazing on the dew covered grass outside your cabin door. Choices abound, but one thing is certain, you’ll be warm and cozy during your stay in Jasper. Book your Jasper accommodation here.