Maligne Lake is Jasper’s oldest attrac­tion. It is the largest lake in the Canadian Rockies. A one and a half hour boat cruise will take you to world famous Spirit Island, where you have 10 minutes to take in the scenery and to make some photos . The boat cruise will take you past glacier studded mountain peaks and is also known for its inter­pretive quality.While cruis­ing Maligne Lakes turquoise glacial waters you will learn about the natural world of the Canadian Rockies as well as the area’s fascin­ating cultural herit­age. The restaur­ant and shopping facil­ities are open from spring until fall.