Peak of Christmas

Where: Grouse Mountain, North Vancouver
When: November 22, 2019 – January 5, 2020

Experience the magic of the season at The Peak of Christmas on Grouse Mountain. Come see how the Elves have transformed Grouse Mountain into a North Pole Experience.

Enjoy fun family-friendly activities in the Chalet and watch classic Christmas movies on the big screen in the mountaintop theatre. Or head outside go for a mountaintop sleigh ride or bring your skates and enjoy the outdoor skating pond. Skate rentals are available.

Photo credit: Grouse Mountain

Peak of Christmas highlights:

Santa’s Workshop: Meet Santa in person to share those holiday wishes.

Light Walk: Be awestruck by the glow of light against a majestic mountain backdrop. Walk amongst the fir and spruce around Blue Grouse Lake where stunning light installations bring radiance to the winter night. From a light tunnel to lanterns, marvel at the beauty as snow crunches under foot.

Sliding Zone: Get your snow carpet rental* and…slide! It’s the Sliding Zone, providing designated lanes and groomed terrain perfect for sliding. Whoosh! Perfect for the child in all of us. Snow level and weather permitting.

Mountaintop Sleigh Rides: Embark on a magical ride through our Winter Wonderland. Snow level and weather permitting.

Gingerbread Village: Stroll through and vote for your favourite sweet creation in support of BC Children’s Hospital.

Santa’s Reindeer: Meet Santa’s reindeer in the Reindeer Habitat next to Santa’s Workshop.

Reindeer Ranger Talks: Learn all about Santa’s reindeer at the Reindeer Habitat.

Story Time: Warm your heart with the story of Jack and his best bear friend, Theo. Located in Elf Headquarters.

Craft Station: Create your own Peak of Christmas memory to bring home. Located in Elf Headquarters.

Send a letter to Santa: Share your holiday wishes with the big guy in a proper letter. Located in the Elf Headquarters.

Christmas Favourites: Watch fun family Christmas movies on the big screen in the Theatre in the Sky.

Skate under the Stars: Enjoy the crisp mountain air as you glide atop our magical 8,000 square foot skating pond. Skates available for rent at the Fireside Hut, next to the Skate Pond.

Live Entertainment: Enjoy feature performances Christmas week. Schedule coming soon!

Peak of Christmas Light Tunnel

Breakfast with Santa

Want to make the day unforgettable? Start your day of festive fun by treating your family to breakfast with the jolly man himself, which takes place in December. Check dates and book early, as this event sells out every year.

Getting to Grouse Mountain

Grouse Mountain is an easy 20 minute drive from downtown Vancouver, located in the district of North Vancouver.

Public Transit:
The public transit system offers regular service to the base of Grouse Mountain every half hour. Catch Bus 232 from Phibbs Exchange or Bus 236 from Lonsdale Quay. For more schedules and info visit the TransLink website.

6400 Nancy Greene Way
North Vancouver, BC
Phone:  604-980-9311