Grouse Mountain

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 Grouse Mountain

Grouse Mountain is a popular tourist destination in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. It is a year-round attraction that offers a range of activities for visitors to enjoy. 

Grouse Mountain Admission Tickets

A Mountain Admission Ticket includes round trip access via the Skyride and access to mountaintops such as snowshoe trails, bear lookout and more!  









Family(2 Adults/2 Children)





Things To Do; Grouse Mountain

Outdoor Activities:

 Grouse Mountain has a range of outdoor activities that are designed to take advantage of the natural beauty of the area. The hiking trails vary in length and difficulty, and many offer stunning views of the city and mountains. Visitors can rent equipment for mountain biking or try the challenging terrain park. The zipline offers a thrilling ride that takes visitors through the forest canopy, and paragliding offers a unique perspective of the mountain and surrounding area. In the winter, skiing and snowboarding are the main attractions, with runs ranging from beginner to expert. There is also a skating pond and a snowshoeing trail.

Grouse Grind: 

The Grouse Grind is a popular hiking trail that takes visitors up the face of Grouse Mountain. The trail is 2.9 kilometers long and has an elevation gain of 853 meters. It is a challenging hike that is suitable for experienced hikers. The trail has a set of stairs near the beginning, and the rest of the trail is rocky and steep. The Grouse Grind is open from May to October, and hikers must pay a fee to access the trail.

Mountain Ropes Adventure:

 The Mountain Ropes Adventure is a series of ropes courses and zip lines that are suspended between the trees on Grouse Mountain. The courses are designed to challenge visitors physically and mentally, and they vary in difficulty. Visitors must wear a harness and be attached to a safety line at all times. The Mountain Ropes Adventure is open from May to October and is suitable for children and adults.

Lumberjack Show:

 The Lumberjack Show is a live performance that takes place at the mountain's outdoor amphitheater. The show features professional lumberjacks who demonstrate their skills in axe throwing, log rolling, and other lumberjack-related activities. The show is interactive, and visitors can participate in some of the activities. The Lumberjack Show is open from May to October and is included with admission to the mountain.

Peak Experience: 

The Peak Experience is a package that includes admission to the mountain and access to all of its attractions, including the Skyride, the grizzly bears, the Eye of the Wind, and more. The package also includes a meal at Altitudes Bistro or a lunch at Lupins Cafe. The Peak Experience is available year-round and is a great way to experience everything that Grouse Mountain has to offer.

Grizzly Bears: 

Grinder and Coola are two orphaned grizzly bears who were rescued and brought to Grouse Mountain in 2001. The wildlife refuge where they live is designed to mimic their natural habitat, with a river, pond, and forested areas. Visitors can watch the bears from a viewing platform that is about 20 feet above their enclosure. The platform has interpretive signs that provide information about the bears and their behavior, as well as their role in the ecosystem.

The Peak of Christmas: 

The Peak of Christmas is a festive event that is designed to get visitors into the holiday spirit. The skating pond is a popular attraction, with a large Christmas tree and holiday music. The sleigh rides take visitors through a winter wonderland, and the Light Walk is a trail that is lit up with Christmas lights. Visitors can also visit Santa's Workshop, where they can take photos with Santa Claus and participate in holiday-themed activities.

 Grouse Mountain, the city's top attraction, is located just 15 minutes from downtown Vancouver. The hiking trails are lovely, and since the majority of the events are covered by the regular admission, you can choose between eco-walks, ranger presentations, lumberjack displays, and a variety of other events.

Opening Hours and Location: Grouse Mountain


09:00 - 21:30


09:00 - 21:30


09:00 - 21:30


09:00 - 21:30


09:00 - 21:30


09:00 - 21:30


09:00 - 21:30


6400 Nancy Greene Way,North Vancouver




Activities: Grouse Mountain


As you climb the mountainside, stunning vistas of Vancouver's skyline, the Pacific Ocean, the Gulf Islands, and snow-capped peaks appear high above soaring Douglas fir trees. Your entrance to the majestic nature of The Peak of Vancouver is provided by North America's largest aerial tramway system, which is also an experience in and of itself. Your experience starts on the Skyride, whether you're looking for the ideal vista for a snapshot or dinner at Altitudes Bistro.

The Grouse Grind

The Grouse Grind® is a 2.5-kilometre trail up the face of Grouse Mountain, commonly referred to as “Mother Nature’s Stairmaster". 

If you are hiking up the Grouse Grind, purchase a Download Ticket for your Skyride trip down the mountain. Downhill hiking is not permitted.

Skiing and Snowboarding: 

In the winter, Grouse Mountain is a popular destination for skiing and snowboarding. The mountain has 33 runs and 4 chairlifts, and it offers a range of terrain for all skill levels, from beginner to expert. Grouse Mountain also has a terrain park with features such as rails, jumps, and boxes. Ski and snowboard lessons are available, as well as equipment rentals.

Mountain Zipline tours

Take a thrilling five-line journey into the Grouse and Dam Mountain trees! As you spend an amazing two hours travelling with our knowledgeable guides, their dual-line circuit will get your heart racing. As you travel at up to 70 km/h and enjoy breath-taking vistas of Vancouver and the surrounding mountain ranges, explore the peak.

The wildlife Refugee

Visit their resident grizzly Bears,Grinder and Coola(included with mountain admission)

Birds in Motion

Live demonstrations of majestic bird in flight(included with mountain admission)

Helicopters Tours

From local highlights to coastal scenic tours,join blackcomb helicopter on a journey that will leave you breathless.

Photography Tours:

 Grouse Mountain offers guided photography tours that take visitors to some of the mountain's most scenic spots. The tours are led by professional photographers who provide tips and techniques for capturing the best shots. The tours are suitable for photographers of all skill levels, 

The Eye of the Wind

The Eye of the Wind is a unique attraction on Grouse Mountain. It is a 20-story wind turbine that has a glass viewPOD near the top. Visitors can take an elevator to the top and climb stairs to the viewPOD. From there, they can enjoy panoramic views of the surrounding area, including downtown Vancouver, the Strait of Georgia, and the Gulf Islands.

Theatre in the Sky:

 Theatre in the Sky is a 100-seat theater that is located at the top of the mountain. It features a 15-minute film called "Born to Fly," which showcases the beauty of British Columbia and the thrill of flying. The theater also hosts a variety of events throughout the year, such as film festivals, comedy shows, and live music.

Wildlife Interpretive Centre: 

The Wildlife Interpretive Centre is a small museum that is located near the grizzly bear enclosure. It provides information about the local flora and fauna, as well as the history and culture of the area. The museum has interactive exhibits, a touch table with animal skulls and pelts, and a bird-watching area.


 The Eco-Walk is a self-guided tour that takes visitors through the forested areas of Grouse Mountain. Along the way, visitors can learn about the local ecosystem and the importance of preserving it. The trail is about 1.5 kilometers long and has interpretive signs that provide information about the plants and animals that are found in the area.

Weddings and Events

: Grouse Mountain is a popular destination for weddings and other special events. The mountain offers several venues, including Altitudes Bistro, the Observatory, and the Timber Room. Each venue has its own unique atmosphere and can accommodate different group sizes. The mountain also offers wedding packages that include everything from the ceremony to the reception, as well as catering, photography, and more.

Snowshoeing Tours: 

In the winter, Grouse Mountain offers guided snowshoeing tours that take visitors through the snow-covered forest. The tours are led by experienced guides who provide information about the local flora and fauna. The snowshoes are provided, and the tours are suitable for all ages and skill levels. The snowshoeing tours are available from December to April.


Dining: Grouse Mountain has several dining options that are suitable for different tastes and budgets. Altitudes Bistro is a casual restaurant that offers a range of dishes, from burgers and sandwiches to seafood and vegetarian options. The restaurant has floor-to-ceiling windows that provide breathtaking views of the city and mountains. The Observatory is a more formal dining experience that offers a tasting menu and wine pairings. The restaurant has a dress code and requires reservations.

  • Starbucks
  • Lupins Cafe
  • The Observatory


Grouse Mountain is committed to sustainability and has implemented several initiatives to reduce its environmental impact. The mountain has a wind turbine that generates renewable energy, a water conservation program, and a recycling program. The mountain also offers educational programs and events to promote sustainability and environmental stewardship.

Overall, Grouse Mountain is a multifaceted destination that offers something for everyone. Visitors can enjoy breathtaking views, learn about local wildlife and culture, participate in outdoor activities, and celebrate special occasions, all while surrounded by the natural beauty of British Columbia.

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