Drive from Jasper to the Maligne Lake road, follow the road to the first parking area for the lake (quite a few miles, don't remember exactly how far). The Pikas hang out in the rocks down the staircase, and to the left.
"American Pika" Although technically this one is a Canadian resident. Jasper National Park, Canada September 20, 2011 Canon EOS 5D Mark II ,Canon EF 500mm f/4L IS USM 1/640s f/5.6 at 700.0mm iso400 Full EXIF Info Date/Time 22-Sep-2011 10:32:55 Model Canon EOS 5D Mark II Flash Used No Focal Length 700 mm Exposure Time 1/640 sec Aperture f/5.6 ISO Equivalent 400 Exposure Bias +1 White Balance 0 Metering Mode center weighted Exposure Program aperture priority Â©2012 Jim Stiles www.jimstilesphotos.com http://www.redbubble.com/people/jimstiles/works/8728412-american-pika
This Pika was photographed at the north end of Maligne Lake.