- 1 How do you get to Grouse Mountain?
- 2 Can you walk up Grouse Mountain for free?
- 3 Can I drive up Grouse Mountain?
- 4 Is Grouse Mountain pay parking?
- 5 Is Grouse Mountain worth visiting?
- 6 How long is the Grouse Mountain gondola ride?
- 7 Are there bears on Grouse Grind?
- 8 Which is harder Grouse Grind vs Bcmc?
- 9 How many flights of stairs is Grouse Grind?
- 10 Do you need snow tires to go to Grouse Mountain?
- 11 What is there to do at Grouse Mountain?
- 12 What is Grouse Mountain known for?
- 13 How do you cancel Grouse Mountain?
- 14 What time does the Grouse Grind close?
How do you get to Grouse Mountain?
How to Get to Grouse Mountain? There are two ways to arrive at Grouse Mountain from downtown Vancouver. If you drive a car, follow Georgia Street through Stanley Park, cross the Lions Gate Bridge, take the North Vancouver exit to Marine Drive and you will see the mountain at the end of Capilano Road.
Can you walk up Grouse Mountain for free?
There is no fee to climb the Grouse Grind trail. From the top, the cost to take the Skyride back down is $20.00.
Can I drive up Grouse Mountain?
Grouse is also the only mountain you can get to with public transit. No driving required. For Grouse you can take the bus from downtown, or the seabus/bus combo. It would take about 45 minutes to get to the base of Grouse where you would take the gondola up the mountain to the ski hill.
Is Grouse Mountain pay parking?
All lots at the base of Grouse Mountain are pay parking. We encourage all guests purchasing parking to do so using the Pay-By-Phone app on your own device. If needed, payment is accepted at the machines in the parking lots by coin, VISA, MasterCard or American Express.
Is Grouse Mountain worth visiting?
If you’re keen on a full-day mountain experience in Vancouver, Grouse is pretty good and is extra touristy. If you’re just wanting a nice lookout of Vancouver, rent a car and drive up Cypress or Seymour and there are viewpoints along the way up and save yourself a bundle.
How long is the Grouse Mountain gondola ride?
Soaring to an altitude of 4,100 feet above sea level, our Scenic Chairlift will transport you to the apex of Grouse Mountain in a ride time of fourteen minutes.
Are there bears on Grouse Grind?
Today marks the end of the longest hibernation period yet at Grouse Mountain for our two resident Grizzly Bears – Grinder and Coola. They went into their den and sleeping chamber on November 10th, 2020 and emerged today on April 29th, 2021.
Which is harder Grouse Grind vs Bcmc?
The BCMC Trail runs parallel to the Grouse Grind and takes you from the Grouse Mountain parking lot up to the Grouse Mountain lodge. The trail is slightly less steep than the Grouse Grind, but a little bit longer. Overall, they are comparable in difficulty and time needed to complete.
How many flights of stairs is Grouse Grind?
What is Grouse Grind? The trail is only 2.9km long, but it’s made up of 2,830 stairs that go almost vertically up the side of Grouse Mountain, with an elevation gain of 2,800 feet.
Do you need snow tires to go to Grouse Mountain?
Rarely ever do you need winter tires to get there, which isn’t the case for all the other mountains. Grouse Mountain is also the Lower Mainland’s most accessible ski hill by Public Transit.
What is there to do at Grouse Mountain?
The following activities are what you can do at Grouse Mountain during the summer, and most other times when there isn’t any snow.
- Skyride Tram and Fabulous Views.
- Hiking and Chairlift Rides.
- Lumberjack Show Entertainment.
- Birds in Motion Show.
- Grouse Mountain Disc Golf.
- Mountain Ropes Adventure.
- Grizzly Bear Viewing.
What is Grouse Mountain known for?
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.
How do you cancel Grouse Mountain?
If you need to modify or cancel your reservations after booking is complete, please contact our Guest Services at 604.980. 9311 or [email protected]
What time does the Grouse Grind close?
Open daily from 9:00am to 9:00pm. Grouse Mountain continues to offer must-see, must-do experiences that no visitor to or resident of Vancouver should miss. Join the 1.3 million people who visit Grouse Mountain annually.