A Guide to Grouse Mountain
Rising 1,250 metres (4,100 feet) above Vancouver and just 15 minutes from the city’s downtown core, is the vast alpine playground of Grouse Mountain. The iconic Red Skyride gives visitors and locals alike the opportunity to see the jaw-dropping majestic nature of B.C. unfold in front of them during the 8 minute ride from the Valley Station to the summit. As Vancouver’s most popular attraction, Grouse Mountain is the only truly four-season destination in the lower mainland and features a wildlife refuge, vast selection of dining options, thrilling outdoor adventure, summer activities galore, the best in local snow sports…and much more. One thing is for certain: there is no place quite like the Peak of Vancouver.
Things to Do Any Time of Year
Things to Do in Spring, Summer or Fall
Things to Do in Winter
Getting to Grouse Mountain
If you’re driving, follow Georgia Street through Stanley Park and across the Lions Gate Bridge. Take the North Vancouver exit to Marine Drive, then left up Capilano Road for 5 kilometres (3 miles). Grouse Mountain is at the end of this road. Alternatively, take transit! Take the SeaBus from downtown’s Waterfront Station to Lonsdale Quay in North Vancouver. From there, take the “#236 – Grouse Mountain” bus. For more details, visit the Translink website.