Snowshoe Grind Mountain Run

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Check out this years results here! Big thanks to everyone who came out.

The Snowshoe Grind Mountain Run is back for its 8th year on Sunday, February 25th! This fun, social event is a great opportunity for snowshoers of all abilities and fitness levels to get outside and enjoy the trail. From the seasoned veteran to the first time snowshoer, all are welcome to participate. If you're looking to test your skills against other active snowshoers, this is a timed race, so come on out to challenge your personal best!  

Event Details: 

Course: The famous Snowshoe Grind (5km, 240m elevation) 

Snowshoes: Snowshoes are required and are available for rent for $10 (including GST) per participant. Reserve yours online at time of registration, and pick them up at the Start Line on event day. 
Event Schedule: 
8:00am–9:00am: Registration & check-in at the base plaza at Grouse Mountain 
9:00am: Registration closes  
9:55am: Pre-race briefing at the Snowshoe Grind Timer - must be on the Tram at 9:45am at the latest in order to make it 
10:00am: Race starts 
11:00am - 1:00pm: After Party & Awards 

Award Categories: 
Prizing will be awarded to the top overall Male and Female, as well as the to first place winners of each age category below: 
  • 12 and under 
  • 13 – 18 years 
  • 19 - 29 years 
  • 30 - 39 years 
  • 40 - 49 years 
  • 50 - 59 years 
  • 60 - 69 years 
  • 70 - 74 years 
  • 75+ years and up 

Other prizes: 
  • Best costumes 
  • Draw prizes - all participants are eligible to win! 

Included with registration: 
  • Skyride admission (race bib may be used for access to the mountaintop) 
  • Souvenir race bib 
  • Finish Line aid station (hydration & nutrition) 
  • Live DJ music to help you across the finish line 
  • Sponsor giveaways 
  • Retail Demo Day - try out the latest and greatest gear from our Retail partners 
  • Awards and prizing for top finishers 
  • Eligibility for lots of amazing draw prizing! 

Race Training: Looking for some support in training for the race? 

Consider registering for our Snowshoe Race Prep Clinic or drop-in on our Snowshoe Social Nights

For more info on all of our snowshoe programs, click here.


We are open from 8:30am to 10:00pm every day of Spring Break!
It’s back for its 20th year! Grouse Mountain’s Y2Play pass  is on sale now and already 70% sold! To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Y2Play we're giving away 20 free Y2Play passes – find out how you can win here! Grouse Mountain is once again opening our doors to 24 consecutive hours of winter fun at the Peak of Vancouver March 23rd – 24th! Visit our Event Page for all the event details!