Seek The Peak is 13 km of fitness bragging rights. Test your fitness and overall mental toughness alone or tackle the awe-inspiring 1,400 m climb as a team. Every upward step, from Ambleside Park to the Peak of Vancouver, raises valuable funds for the BC Cancer Foundation’s lifesaving work against breast cancer. Sunday, June 14th 2020 Starting point: Ambleside Beach, West Vancouver… more
Grouse Mountain, The Peak of Vancouver
- 6400 Nancy Greene Way
- North Vancouver, BC V7R 4K9
- Phone: 604.984.0661
See the jaw-dropping majestic nature of British Columbia unfold you ascend via aerial tram to the summit of Grouse Mountain. Rising 4,100 feet (1,250 metres) above Vancouver and just 15 minutes from the city’s downtown core a vast alpine playground awaits. Featuring a wildlife refuge, variety of dining options, thrilling outdoor adventure, summer activities galore and the best in local snow sports, Grouse Mountain is the Lower Mainland’s most visited attraction.
Step onto the iconic red Skyride tram to be whisked towards the Peak Chalet during a scenic 1-mile (1.6-km) ride up the steep and forested slopes of Grouse Mountain. Take in fascinating panoramic views of the city skyline, the ships in the harbour, the Strait of Georgia, and even Vancouver Island.
Enjoy a variety of winter adventure including world class skiing and snowboarding. Take in the stunning light installations on the enchanting Light Walk, speed down the slopes at the Sliding Zone, lace up a pair of ice skates and go for a spin on the outdoor skating pond, or give snowshoeing a try on an array of diverse trails.
In the summertime, explore the natural surroundings and take in the stunning panoramic view, check out the World Famous Lumberjack Show or visit the Mountain’s two resident Grizzly bears at the Refuge for Endangered Wildlife. Channel your inner adventurer with a zip line experience or paragliding flight, or really go for it with a helicopter flight to reach even greater heights. Before you leave, be sure to check out what's showing at the Theatre in the Sky to get a whole new perspective on beautiful British Columbia.