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Grouse Mountain

Grouse Mountain

Mountain, Ski Area, and Scenic Lookout
North Vancouver
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  • Vancouver Convention Centre
    "famous Grouse Grind"(9 Tips)
    Andra N.
    "Make sure you check out the lumberjack show, it's really cool!"(5 Tips)
    Alexa (@ladylexy) A.
    "Beautiful views, gondola ride and great photo ops."(2 Tips)
    Gary M.
    "Awesome place to to sightsee, hike, dine and enjoy an afternoon"(9 Tips)
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  • Mark
    MarkAugust 26, 2015
    It's steep at $60 a person, but worth paying the extra 15 bucks for the ultimate pass so you get the most out of the summit. Go early before 10am to avoid the crowds (and pack a jumper).
  • Nabil B.
    Nabil BazzariSeptember 30, 2013
    Amazing scenery from top of this mountain over Vancouver. So much to do up there. Before going back down on the telefrik make sure to view the sunset from the outdoor patio of the restaurant
  • Social N.
    Social News NetworkNovember 30, 2013
    Whether it's for handsome men in flannel, axe-throwing, wood-carving action or both, the Lumberjack Show is brilliant. Just don't get caught without enough layers when that misty mountain fog sets in!
  • Abd M.
    Abd MahMarch 19, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Grouse grind is always a fun thing to do in summer... So many stairs, but a rewarding scene is awaiting you at the top... Leave the gondola for the tourists ;)
  • Jordan E.
    Jordan EshpeterAugust 31, 2014
    There isn't a more touristy thing to do in Vancouver, but the pricey gonadal fee is worth it for the mountain-top hikes, Grizzlies for viewing, epic view at the Eye of the Wind.
  • Eric P.
    Eric PerreaultAugust 24, 2011
    Try the Grouse Grind trail, it's tough but it really worths the effort! You'll be proud to be up there! And... your effort will save you 30$! Spend only 10$ to get back down with the Gondola.
  • David H.
    David HledikOctober 14, 2015
    this place captured my heart. No1 and "must see" if you are in Van. Grouse Grind up during the day, enjoy the view, get some food, walk around and wait until the Van's lights turn on. gorgeous!!!
  • David G.
    David GCJune 25, 2011
    Great Place for skiing in the winter, ideal for hiking in the summer and autumm.. Awesome view of the city. Try the Roast beef sandwich and an apple juice at the restaurant.
  • Andra N.
    Andra NicoaraAugust 22, 2013
    Make sure you check out the lumberjack show, it's really cool! Also, if you're a girl and you wanna join them in a number take a seat up front,close to the stairs ;)
  • Richard L.
    Richard LoatJanuary 18, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Most of the staff aren't aware of the snowshoe trails in detail. Head left at the pond past the cat tracks and look for the orange circles saying "SSG". Follow those to the top!
  • Jaimie Lee R.
    Jaimie Lee RohrbachAugust 24, 2014
    After grinding the mountain, enjoy the setting with a poutine. Plus, you'll maybe have the chance to see a bear if it's your lucky day.
  • Glücklich H.
    Glücklich HoolalaNovember 23, 2013
    Today's visibility is very good! Lots of space to snowboard, ski or snowshoe! Weather is perfect too @ about 5degrees Celsius
  • Kevin P.
    Kevin PavlovicAugust 2, 2012
    Been here 50+ times
    In the Men's washroom the first sink has n'ice cold water from the tap which is great to cool down with after a grind! The other sinks are cool to warm.
  • Pauline
    PaulineMay 5, 2013
    Try the zip line and don't forget to see the bears ! If you are a fan of snowboard it's the place to be
  • Shane G.
    Shane GibsonJuly 4, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Try the BCMC trail. It ends up at top like to Grind but you miss the whole weekend warrior crowd and avoid the traffic jam. Take your time --- there's no timer. :) Read more
  • 高手놀리밑™
    高手놀리밑™October 3, 2016
    Walk up.. it's good for you and saves you the expensive return ticket (only $10 to go down)
  • Rebeca C.
    Rebeca CabreraJune 6, 2014
    There's free shuttles from Canadá Place. Go to the Grizzli hábitat and don't miss the lamberjack show!
  • Gary M.
    Gary MayJuly 7, 2013
    Awesome place to to sightsee, hike, dine and enjoy an afternoon
  • Alexa (@ladylexy) A.
    Beautiful views, gondola ride and great photo ops. Worth the 3000-foot climb.
  • Marvin
    MarvinJuly 27, 2016
    If you are capable, do the Grouse Grind. A very memorable way to remember Vancouver and it's mountains.
  • Cleiton Caco M.
    Cleiton Caco MafraJune 25, 2016
    It was one of the best hiking in North Vancouver!!! Amazing place, magic!!!
  • Sophie S.
    Sophie SJanuary 30, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Gets pretty foggy on the ski runs some days, check the webcam on their website before you head up!
  • Tristen
    TristenFebruary 11, 2013
    Avoid the long line up at the bistro and cafe. Go to the Rusty Rail BBQ. Outdoor patio with beer and poutine.
  • Nata
    NataDecember 9, 2013
    There is not any women`s snowboard boot in rental !!! They only have men`s boot, so if you have small foot, your foot will be like a pencil in a glass!
  • Mint H.
    Mint H.December 6, 2011
    Some people told me this is the best place for skiing and snowboarding for novice and beginner. (I've never ski Sorry)
  • Moe S.
    Moe ShehataDecember 10, 2016
    I live grouse mountain. I breathe grouse. Snowboarding is just great there !!
  • Fran C.
    Fran CormackJuly 2, 2016
    30 mins from downtown, you don't want to miss out on a day here. It's beautiful.
  • Gnomadic F.
    Gnomadic FADecember 13, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    The Grouse Grind is free to hike up but it's called the grind for a reason. It costs $10 to take Gondola down. Round trip Gondola is $44.74 as of December 2012.
  • Al S.
    Al SinoyJuly 25, 2011
    Tips for the hike up the mountain - wear shorts, bring your iPod and don't give up. :D
  • Will I.
    Will IlarrazJuly 27, 2014
    Make sure to reserve everything because this is loaded with tourist.
  • Philipp P.
    Philipp PostrehovskyJune 17, 2012
    Been here 100+ times
    GRIND FOR KIDS: Make every Grouse Grind count for BC Children's Hospital! Sign up now & help raise a mountain of money: http://grindforkids.com/ Read more
  • Vancouver Convention Centre
    Challenge yourself by hiking the famous Grouse Grind, or enjoy a scenic gondola ride to the top of the mountain. The awaiting views will take your breath away.
  • CY L.
    CY LeeOctober 19, 2015
    Great view under the sunny sky.
  • @JaumePrimero
    @JaumePrimeroSeptember 1, 2013
    if you walk up, it takes 2 hours. Then you can pay 10 bucks to ride the gondola back down.
  • David
    DavidSeptember 20, 2009
    Do the grouse grind. and get down at a discount fare on the gondola for $5! Move your lazy bums and save some money while you're at it! Win-win! (usual gondola round trip fare: $20
  • Mark B.
    Mark BugayAugust 17, 2011
    Absolutely a must-go if you visit Vancouver!!!
  • Moe S.
    Moe ShehataFebruary 14
    I love nothing more than snowboarding there every Saturday
  • Luke B.
    Luke BornheimerJune 16, 2016
    https://www.vancouvertrails.com/trails/grouse-grind/
  • Justin J.
    Justin JTDecember 4, 2012
    I went there on autumn day. It was wet and cold ! Nothing u can do before the ski season !
  • Moe S.
    Moe ShehataFebruary 8, 2016
    Grouse mountain is always prone to high winds and so on, and even if you snowboard for like an hour, they would not give you your ticket back.
  • Emily S.
    Emily SchultzOctober 3, 2009
    Hike the Grouse Grind. Depending on your fitness level, it will take between an hour and an hour and a half. Beautiful view from the top!
  • Trevor R.
    Trevor RichmondSeptember 16, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Do not sit and hold up all the cars when you see people just getting to the car, keep moving.
  • Ena
    EnaJanuary 1, 2013
    Been here 25+ times
    Happy 2013! Started pretty well!
  • Sandy W.
    Sandy WakelingDecember 29, 2009
    Been here 5+ times
    A great place to visit 12 months of the year. Skiing in winter, wildlife and attractions in summer. Read more
  • Kristina .
    Kristina 🌴September 3, 2015
    Amazing views
  • Mariana G.
    Mariana GuillénAugust 14, 2015
    The most exhausting hike you could have.
  • Nicole C.
    Feel like I got ripped off. Other than seeing the Olympic Torch, it was a complete waste of time and money. The butterfly garden was lame and the lumberjack show was a joke. Do Capilano instead.
  • Tamer T.
    Tamer TashkentDecember 28, 2014
    Every thing
  • Matt C.
    Matt CollingeJanuary 10, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Take the sleigh ride from the bottom of the Peak run back to the Chalet.
  • Michele S.
    Michele SeidmanJuly 2, 2011
    Amazing day here. Priceless
  • Stef
    StefOctober 29, 2014
    Dont miss the grizzlies
  • Elena R.
    Elena Rosano GazcaAugust 29, 2014
    The best sky in the nigth
  • Deron J.
    Deron JordanJanuary 5, 2014
    got to experience it once!
  • Adrianne S.
    Adrianne SandovalSeptember 27, 2011
    so high up and so beautiful Read more
  • Zeynep G.
    Zeynep GürsesAugust 25, 2015
    undoubtedly telfer
  • Ivan D.
    nice but dam high
  • CastleCS M.
    CastleCS MarketingJanuary 9, 2012
    This mountain is okay, but there are not enough runs/lifts.
  • Andrew R.
    Andrew RJune 3, 2011
    Snow still from 3/4 up but awesome.
  • Shawna J.
    Shawna JacquesJune 29, 2010
    Drink lots of water and enjoy the climb!
  • David
    DavidSeptember 20, 2009
    Lumberjack Shows: 12:30pm, 2:30pm and 4:30pm. ~~ Birds In Motion shows shortly after each Lumberjack show.
  • Spandy A.
    Spandy AndyApril 29, 2010
    Been here 50+ times
    Dance all the way up!
  • Whitney B.
    Whitney Benjamin (Holum)February 12, 2010
    Get Matt and Meredith to wear a hockey helmut!!
  • Chris P.
    Chris PayneOctober 8, 2009
    Do The Grind and enjoy a beer at the peak
  • Frank P.
    Frank PalmerMay 19, 2010
    Bring warm clothes.
  • Iliana R.
    Iliana RubioMay 5, 2013
    Una suerte de dia soleado para disfrutar este sitio tan bello, ver los osos, pasear por los senderos nevados, y se come rico en Rest. Latitud Bistro. Recomendacion numero uno en Vancouver
  • Adri
    AdriJanuary 28
    Vale a pena visitar a grouse montain. Tem uma vista linda e muitos vem esquiar aqui. Se está em Vancouver não pode perder esse passeio.
  • Vanessa N.
    Vanessa NogueiraSeptember 5, 2015
    The eye of de wind! Se você é engenheiro nunca deixe de visitar este lugar....vc vai entender o que digo quando subir lá....
  • Claudia N.
    Claudia NishinakaJanuary 22, 2014
    Pegue a gondola e veja Vancouver de uma outra forma. Lunda cista- estacao de esqui delicioso. Vale a pena subir. Onibus 236
  • oixxo
    oixxoOctober 16, 2015
    Наденьте удобную обувь, одежду (не джинсы), возьмите с собой воды и перекус, например, протеиновый батончик. В среднем хайк вверх занимает 1 ч 20 минут.
  • Jorge L.
    Jorge LynchJuly 18, 2013
    Sí suben en bici: la última trepada te líquida
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