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Watch Grinder and Coola Emerge from Hibernation 2014

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April 17, 2014

Here at the Peak of Vancouver, spring has officially arrived as our resident grizzlies Grinder and Coola have emerged...

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Bears Emerge From Hibernation!

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April 16, 2014

Today, April 16th, 2014, Grinder and Coola emerged from their bear den and into their hibernation habitat for the...

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Alpha Wolf Doing Well

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March 21, 2014

We get a lot of questions on how Alpha, our remaining Timber Wolf, is doing and he's doing really well!  After...

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Daylight grows longer - Bears Stir

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March 10, 2014

Meanwhile the Bears are stirring more often...

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Grouse Mountain Named Top Tourist Destination in Vancouver

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March 5, 2014

The Peak of Vancouver tops Business in Vancouver rankings. Often referred to as the Peak of Vancouver, Grouse...

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Omega The Wolf

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November 14, 2013

A Life That Inspired Respect and Awe for Wolves.  We are very saddened to report that our oldest wolf Omega...

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Happy Halloween from Grinder and Coola!

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October 31, 2013

During the month of October Grinder and Coola receive a treat they only get at this time of the year - pumpkins!...

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The new buzz here at the Grouse Mountain Refuge!

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July 26, 2013

Honeybees arrive as part of an organic honey trial.... This summer marks the exciting addition of two honey bee...

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Baby Raptors!

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July 9, 2013

For the past couple weeks now Grouse Mountain has been home to three young birds of prey that have come over with the...

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Tyto, An Ambassador and Friend Always

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June 13, 2013

An ambassador and friend always... . Tyto, our beloved owl ambassador, has sadly succumbed to a breathing disorder...

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Let Summer Begin!

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May 21, 2013

Last week was full of preparations getting ready for our first long-weekend full of summer activities.The Birds in...

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Wildlife of Spring

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May 3, 2013

Lots of Wildlife on Grouse Mountain Spotted Stretching Legs and Wings after a Long Winter. As the daylight grows...

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King of the Snow Cave

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April 22, 2013

Emerging last Friday, April 19th, from their bear den, Grinder and Coola have been enjoying the outdoor snow and now...

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Grinder and Coola Emerge from Hibernation

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April 20, 2013

Let the snow games begin!. Yesterday Grinder and Coola, our two orphaned Grizzly Bears, emerged from their...

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Bears Waking Up

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April 9, 2013

Spending more time out of sleeping den.... Grinder and Coola, our two sleepy grizzly bears, have begun to move around...

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Just Another Amazing Day of Grouse Mountain Wildlife!

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March 8, 2013

Northern Pygmy Owl Found in Kitchen. I really love working with the wildlife on Grouse Mountain because you really...

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Beta the Wolf

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February 26, 2013

It is with great sadness that I must inform that one of our oldest wolves, Beta, was humanely euthanized today....

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Beta Wolf Going for Treatment

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February 22, 2013

In June 2004, our pack of male Timber Wolves, Canis lupis, came to Grouse Mountain. They were being retired from the...

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Pine Martens

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February 8, 2013

Pine Martens Spotted on Grouse Mountain. Just this morning I was sitting at my computer doing some work when I...

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Happy Birthday Grinder and Coola!

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January 29, 2013

Bears Turn Twelve Years Old!. In 2001, sometime in January or possible early February, Grinder and Coola were born in...

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Bears Enter Hibernation!

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November 23, 2012

Last night marked the beginning of Grinder and Coola's 11th Hibernation Period at the Grouse Mountain Refuge for...

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Sleepy Bears Almost Ready for Hibernation

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November 9, 2012

Yesterday afternoon marked the start of one of the final stages of Grinder and Coola's preparations for their winter...

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Yurt Installed

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November 5, 2012

If you have recently visited the Grouse Mountain Refuge for Endangered Wildlife you probably saw our latest addition...

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