Summer FUN AT GROUSE MOUNTAIN

Explore. Play. Discover.

Vancouver's ULTIMATE Playground

Experience the best that British Columbia has to offer, all in one incomparable destination. Grouse Mountain’s unique location, perched above the city of Vancouver on the edge of the wilderness, allows us to offer a variety of one-of-a-kind experiences showcasing the best our Province has to offer. From getting to know our wildlife by meeting our two resident orphaned Grizzly bears or getting up close with majestic raptors to experiencing a taste of one of BC’s most exciting pastimes on our new mountain bike trails. Round out your visit by sitting down to a locally sourced, West Coast inspired meal featuring ingredients grown just steps from your table in our mountaintop gardens while enjoying the stunning views. Immerse yourself in everything BC at Grouse Mountain.
Join us on the rooftop of the Grouse Mountain Super Skyride!
Travel on the Grouse Mountain Super Skyride!

Skyride

Step on board the Skyride and ascend 2,800 ft towards the top of the Mountain for an unforgettable journey.
Get a better view from the Peak of Vancouver.

Peak Chairlift

Our scenic Peak Chairlift will transport you to the apex of Grouse Mountain in approximately fourteen minutes. At the summit, be amazed by a spectacular panorama that reveals the beauty and scale of Vancouver, and the grandeur of the Pacific Ocean as it graces the coastline for as far as the eye can see.
Minimum height requirement for the chairlift ride is 1 metre.  
Learn more about our two Grizzly bears at our summer ranger talks.

Ranger Talks

How do you know when Grizzly Bears are playing or when they really mean business? Why do ravens hover in the sky more at certain times of the day? Our rangers know, so stop by and come get informed by the experts!
Catch the Wold-famous Lumberjack Show daily throughout the summer.

World Famous Lumberjack Show

Watch two rival lumberjacks compete for top status in this 45-minute show.
Showtimes (45 mins): 11:15am, 2pm 4:30pm.

Daily showtimes for summer

Birds In Motion Demonstrations

Be captivated by soaring Bald eagles and powerful Peregrine falcons.
Showtimes: 12:45pm, 3:15pm, 5:30pm.

Learn more about the flora and fauna of Grouse Mountain

Guided Eco-Walks

Try spotting local wildlife, mountaintop flora and more during this walking tour, or explore our forested alpine pathways at your own pace.
Times (45 mins): 11am, 1pm, 2:30pm, 4:00pm.

Learn more about owls this summer at Grouse Mountain

Owl Interpretive Sessions

Learn more about our resident owls from one of our knowledgeable Wildlife Rangers.
Daily (15 mins): 10:45am
Meet in front of the building in the Mountaintop Plaza.

Check out our Pollinators garden filled with bees, flies, butterflies, wasps and much more.

Pollinator's Garden

Our garden is specially developed to attract pollinators such as wild bees and butterflies. Come see how many you can spot!

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watch nature-themed shows this summer for our Into the Wild theme

Theatre In The Sky

Watch beautiful nature-themed films in our comfortable HD cinema.

Add More Thrills to Your Day

  • Hit the dirt with us this summer for some new Scenic Mountain Biking.
  • Hit the dirt with us this summer for some new Scenic Mountain Biking.

Scenic Mountain Biking

New for Summer 2018, Grouse Mountain is pleased to offer Scenic Mountain Biking trails. Explore our spectacular lookouts and viewpoints on state-of-the-art pedal-assist bikes from renowned bike maker, Trek. We offer two highly approachable and well-marked trails – the perfect way to breathe in the fresh air and take in the amazing mountain landscape.
Five-lines of fast lane.

Mountain Ziplines

Our dual-line, five-line circuit gives you an adrenaline-pumping tour across the peaks and canyons of Grouse and Dam Mountains. The tour lasts about two hours and can be booked as an individual or as a group.

Travel of the rooftop of the Grouse Mountain Skyride!

Skyride Surf Adventure

Feel the wind on your face as you travel 1,610m on the rooftop of the Grouse Mountain Super Skyride! You will be part of a small group accessing this special viewing platform.

Heli-Tours

From local highlights to coastal scenic tours, join Blackcomb Helicopters on a journey that will leave you breathless. Celebrate the beauty of British Columbia’s backyard in style with the Sea to Sky’s number one touring company.

Enjoy a delicious breakfast while learning about our two Grizzlies.

Breakfast with the Bears

Enjoy early access to the Mountain, watch Grinder and Coola explore their habitat, learn about Grizzly Bears and bear conservation from one of our experienced staff before heading to the Grizzly Lookout Cafe for a beary delicious breakfast.

Soar above Vancouver with Grouse Mountain's Tandem Paragliding.

Tandem Paragliding

Tandem Paragliding offers flights launching from the Grouse Mountain Peak and landing in Cleveland Park for an elevation drop of 3,300 feet.

The eye of the Wind

Inspiring and revolutionary, this is the world’s first and only wind turbine that allows you to stand in a clear glass viewPOD at the top of the tower, three metres from its massive, rotating blades. Stand in awe of 360-degree views as you come face to face with the future of responsible energy.

Learn about safe alpine hiking this summer in Grouse Mountain's Hiking Clinics.

Alpine Hiking Clinics

An introduction to safe back-country hiking. Over the course of 3 sessions, the clinic will explore a different trail giving you a grand tour of the wilderness and stunning viewpoints.

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Announcements

In operation today are Heaven's Sake, Paradise, Paradise Jib Park, Chalet Road, Peak Face for advanced skiers and riders, and the Cut to mid-station with early season conditions. With lots of fresh snow and more in the forecast be sure to check back for terrain updates! Blue Grouse Loop and the Snowshoe Grind are now open 9am-dusk. Check out the Activities and Attraction page for more information. 

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