Grouse Mountain, on Vancouver's North Shore, the snow hills
are made for thrills. Grouse Mountain offers outdoor adventures
for everyone, including helicopter rides with breathtaking views
of B.C.'s incredible mountains and valleys. The ultimate challenge
awaits skiers and boarders on the Peak, and the snowboard park
features a challenging mix of terrain.
Just a short
distance from the Peak Chalet, you'll find yourself a world
away in the Munday Alpine Snowshoe Park. With four different
groomed trails to choose from, you'll discover something new
each time you visit, and discover why snowshoeing is the fastest
growing outdoor winter activity.
Grouse Mountain Skyride provides a one-mile journey like no
other. As you journey up the mountainside high above towering
Douglas firs, breathtaking views unfold of snowy peaks, the
city of Vancouver, the sparkling Pacific Ocean, and the Gulf
Islands. North America's largest aerial tramway is your gateway
to the majestic nature of the Peak of Vancouver, and an experience
in itself. Whether you're in search of the perfect photo,
or a romantic dinner at The Observatory, your adventure begins
with the Skyride. Your General Admission provides you with
complimentary access to a host of activities and excitement
on top of Grouse Mountain.
better way to experience winter than skating in the fresh mountain
air on a smooth outdoor ice skating rink high above the city
of Vancouver. So grab your skates and go for a glide on Grouse
Mountain's 8,000-square-foot Ice Skating Pond - the only one
of its kind on the West Coast. Come up for a romantic evening
for two or a fun-filled day with the kids. The Ice Skating Pond
is just a few steps from the warmth of the Peak Chalet, surrounded
by snow-topped trees.
Mountain, Vancouver North Shore, BC
winter alive on an enchanting sleigh ride through Grouse Mountain's
snowy paradise. Take friends and family on a memorable journey
around the mountaintop through snow-covered forests. You can
also experience unforgettable sightseeing high above the peaks
of Vancouver's North Shore Mountains in a helicopter ride
of a lifetime. Helijet offers breathtaking tours that begin
at The Peak of Vancouver.
the month of December, the spirit of Christmas comes alive
with a magical celebration and a multitude of festivities
on top of Grouse Mountain. Bring your family to Santa's Workshop
and meet reindeer, or take a sleigh ride through the mystical
alpine forest. Visit the Theatre in the Sky to enjoy classic
Christmas movies on the large high-definition screen, or listen
to joyful Christmas carols sung by the enchanting voices of
event of fickle behaviour by Mother Nature, Grouse Mountain
has a fleet of 37 snowguns to ensure the best possible conditions
throughout the winter and a prolonged snow season.
at Grouse Mountain, North Vancouver
of spring and summer definitely don't mark the end of Grouse
Mountainís engaging schedule of activities at Vancouver's
favourite backyard playground. The resort is Vancouverís top
four-season attraction, showcasing the best of British columbia
to over 1.1 million visitors per year. Panoramic views of
the city, ocean and mountains unfold as the Skyride - North
Americaís largest aerial tram system - whisks visitors to
the North shore mountaintop.
uniquely British Columbian activities including our Refuge
for Endangered Wildlife, World Famous Lumberjack Show, or
Birds in Motion falconry demonstration. Scenic chairlift rides,
mountain ziplines, tandem paragliding, helicopter tours, hiking,
eco walks, and so much more round out the summer itinerary.
Come enjoy one of the most unforgettable outdoor experiences
on the lower mainland. The Air Grouse Mountain Zipline tour
puts you high above the alpine rainforest, careening through
the air at top speeds of 80 km/hour. The zipline experience
will give you a unique perspective of the Blue Grouse Lake
region of the mountain, combining heart-pounding thrills with
exploration of BCís breathtaking old-growth forests. Along
the way you will learn about indigenous flora and fauna and
its significance to First Nations people.
Mountain is located only 15 to 20 minutes north of downtown
Vancouver. Take Hwy 1 to Capilano Road and go north to Grouse
Mountain. 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.
Mountain Resorts Ltd.
6400 Nancy Greene Way
North Vancouver, BC, V7R 4K9
November to end April
am - 10 pm, seven days a week, 365 days a year.
Night Lift: 4 pm to 10 pm
cm (10 ft)
m (1,260 ft)
m (900 ft)
m (4,100 ft) - Peak
1,128 m (3,700 ft) - Alpine Station
hectares (212 acres)
trails: 3 green, 15 blue, 6 black diamond, 2 double black diamond
Longest run: 1 mile (1,6 km)
2 high-speed quad chairs, 2 quad chairs, 1 magic carpet, plus
2 two-section aerial tram systems.
skiers per hour
on 13 of 26 runs: 4pm to 10pm during the winter.
but not set tracks or designated terrain. Cross Country skiers
are welcome though.
Alpine Snowshoe Park offers 4 trails. Tour the groomed beginner
and intermediate snowshoe trails of the Blue Grouse Loop, or
head for Dam Mountain - a pristine loop of three main trails
that circle Dam Mountain and Thunder Bird Ridge. You can find
the trails easily with clearly marked signs from the top of
Grouse Mountain. All areas are well marked and patrolled regularly.
Mountain offers world-class freestyle terrain facilities and
expertise. Three terrain parks feature a challenging mix of
Rookie Terrain Park (Rating S M L)
Quiksilver Terrain Park (Rating M L XL)
Paradise Jib Park (Rating S-L)
Camps and clinics in the park zones are coached by the North
Shore Snowboard Team and the Vancouver Freestyle Ski Club.
snowboard & snowshoe rentals
Ski & snowboard school, sleigh rides, three restaurants and
Two restaurants (The Observatory, Altitudes Bistro) and t
Three casual dining spots (Lupins Cafť, the Rusty Rail BBQ &
Grill, and Grouse Grind Coffee Bar) and a Starbucks.
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||Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites North Vancouver
The Holiday Inn is one of Vancouver's finest hotels, and North Vancouver's premier hotel. Cradled beneath the city's majestic North Shore mountains, and located only 20 minutes from Downtown Vancouver, the award-winning Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites North Vancouver is close to visitor attractions, a variety of restaurants, theatres, and conveniently located for outdoor adventures to Capilano Suspension Bridge, Grouse Mountain, Cypress Mountain, and Seymour Mountain. Amenities include an on-site restaurant, pub, spa, indoor pool, jacuzzi, and meeting and banquet facilities.