Join us and explore more of Grouse Mountain this summer at our hiking clinics.

Summer Hiking Clinics

Summer Hiking Clinics at Grouse Mountain give you an introduction to back-country hiking that will take you off the beaten path while providing you with a solid foundation of all the essential aspects of safe back-country travel. Each week of the Clinic we will explore a different trail giving you a grand tour of the wilderness and stunning viewpoints. 

Topics covered include:
  • basic navigation
  • trip planning
  • first aid
  • review of appropriate gear and equipment
  • how to minimize and deal with wildlife encounters
  • water collection theory
  • shelter and fire for survival situations

Guests will be provided with a mandatory kit list for this Clinic, this will include appropriate footwear, a small pack, water and snacks.

Dates:
Every Sunday from July 8 through September 23, 2018. Each Clinic consists of 3-sessions.

Clinic 1: July 8, 15, 22 
Clinic 2: July 29, August 5, 12 
Clinic 3: August 19, 26, September 2 
Clinic 4: September 9, 16, 23

Times:
9:30am-1:00pm (3.5 hours)

Price: 
Clinic: $89 Per Person (does require the purchase of a Mountain Admission Ticket)
Clinic + 1 Year Adult Annual Local's Pass: $185 Per Person

Age: 19+ (14+ accompanied by an adult)
Ability Level: A moderate fitness level is required for this Clinic. Terrain will include uneven rocky sections.

Clinics meet at the top of the Mountain by the fire pit outside the Chalet.