Seek The Peak is back for its 16th year complete with 13 kilometers of fitness bragging rights and a challenge guaranteed to leave you breathless. With an awe-inspiring 1400 m climb, Seek The Peak will test your fitness, stamina and overall mental toughness but the camaraderie will keep you powering onwards and upwards. Face the 13 km course alone or tackle it with a team splitting up the legs including the famous Grouse Grind. Sunday, June 16th 2019 race starts at 8:15am 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.
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GSL Group, Ambleside Live and Rock 101 are pleased to announce the complete daily schedule for Rock Ambleside Park music festival, which is scheduled for August 16-18 at Ambleside Park in West Vancouver. Single day tickets will go on sale tomorrow at 10:00 a.m. and are $60.00 for the Friday and $70.00 each for Saturday and Sunday (plus taxes and service charge). Patrons are encouraged to buy their tickets early as last year’s event saw both the Saturday and Sunday sell out. Also, still available for purchase are both… more