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Grouse Mountain

Grouse Mountain Resort has reopened with an enhanced PureClean Commitment. Learn More.

Known as both a resort and an attraction, Grouse Mountain is a popular North Vancouver year-round mountain playground. There’s no better view of Vancouver’s North Shore and the city of Vancouver than the one you’ll see from the famous Grouse Mountain Skyride, an aerial tram that ferries visitors up the mountain 365 days a year.

There are activities throughout the year as the Peak of Vancouver transitions from summer playground to a magical winter wonderland.

Winter on Grouse Mountain

See how Vancouver does winter in this snow sports paradise. The arrival of the snow leaves you spoilt for choice for things to do with skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, and ice skating.

Winter Activities Include:

  • Aerial Ropes Adventure
  • Skiing – 33 ski and snowboard runs, 15 night runs,  and 4 chairlifts
  • Snowboarding – six terrain parks
  • Snowshoeing – 9km of snowshoe trails
  • Ice Skating – the only mountaintop outdoor skate pond in the lower mainland
  • Sliding –  two lanes for sledding
  • Peak of Christmas (December)
  • Mountain Zipline Tours – reach speeds of 80km/hr
  • Dining and Shopping

 

Summer on Grouse Mountain

Summertime on Grouse Mountain is a great time for going for a hike, meeting Grinder and Coola at the wildlife refuge, ziplining, watching a Birds of Prey demonstration, or climbing the treetops at the Mountain Ropes Adventure.

  • Mountain Ropes Adventure – be challenged in the treetops
  • Scenic Mountain Biking – spectacular lookouts on e-bikes
  • Skyride Surf Adventure – travel 1,610m on the rooftop of the Grouse Mountain Skyride
  • Birds in Motion – birds of prey show
  • Wildlife Refuge with resident grizzly bears Grinder and Coola
  • Mountain Zipline Tours – reach speeds of 80km/hr
  • Scenic chairlift rides – reach the apex on the 14-minute ride
  • Hiking – self-guided or take an eco-tour
  • Dining and Shopping

Grouse Grind

The Grouse Grind trail takes you through steep and rugged terrain from the North Vancouver plateau to the glorious Grouse mountain peak. The trail is only 2.9 km long, but it is very challenging with 2,830 stairs and an elevation gain of 2,800 ft. You can understand why “The Grind” is a favourite spot for locals to improve their fitness level in a hurry. On average you can expect the climb to take up to an hour and a half to complete, depending on your fitness level, novice hikers should allow up to two hours.

In line with Grouse Mountain’s PureClean Commitment to health and safety, skiers and riders can expect a number of new protocols in place for the winter season. Advance Skyride reservations are required for all access to and from the Mountain. Advance online ticket purchase is recommended to reduce lineups and interaction. Capacity on the Skyride is also reduced.

Face coverings are required inside all Resort facilities as well as in areas where physical distancing cannot be maintained including while queuing, loading and riding on the Skyride and chairlifts. Individual chairs will be limited to families or household groups who are riding together.

Grouse Mountain
6400 Nancy Greene Way
North Vancouver, BC
www.grousemountain.com

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