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The Grouse Grind

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Address: 6400 Nancy Greene Way, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7R 4K9, Canada
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So Addictive!

I have been 3 times up the Grouse Grind, it has actually become a competition in my family. Whenever someone from the family visits Vancouver we try and beat each others times (we... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have been 3 times up the Grouse Grind, it has actually become a competition in my family. Whenever someone from the family visits Vancouver we try and beat each others times (we are quiet competitive) Its is a very hard hike and I would not recommend it to anyone who does not enjoy hiking and climbing, as once you... More 

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North Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Incredible workout. Very busy. Open seasonally. **Do not eat a Whitespot breakfast before attempting this unless you plan on having to stop every 10 minutes to dry-heave behind a tree* Costs money to ride the gondola/tram back down. It's been years since I've done it, but last time I did it was 10$ to ride the gondola back down (walking... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I love challenging hikes. Definately a cardio workout as the grade is fairly steep. This one was right up my alley. Rewarded with great views of the city from the top.

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San Diego CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had heard this was a straight up climb, and they were right. And this is not a gradual hike on a grade, it is stepping up rocks/steps the entire way. It was crowded when we were there and we stopped several times along the way to catch our breathe briefly. My husband and I are in decent shape, and... More 

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Thank ready2go123
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thought we were in shape. I run half marathons and just completed and second full. We went to Vancouver for our honeymoon and thought, why not some exercise? The Grouse Grind was probably not the best choice for your casual hike- we did no prior research. Crazy hard. A women breastfeeding with her infant in some baby bijorn passed... More 

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Thank Kelsey R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I, probably unwisely, did the Grouse Grind during my last visit to Vancouver. I am not in great shape so it took me a long time to hike up the mountain. Still really loved doing it. gave me a great sense of accomplishment, met some really fun people along the way and loved the views that appeared from time to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is quite an experience to complete the grouse grind with younger children. But it is definitely very doable and worth it. You go throgh different terrain and the end part is definitely more steep. Mobility is important. Young kids (mine are 8 and 10) can do it if they do it with steady speed and frequent rests. It is... More 

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Brampton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was a great experience climbing up the mountain, interesting stuff going on at the top as well. Great experience

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North Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Toned and untoned spandex-clad out to be seen, knobby-kneed oldsters doing their daily ritual...Grouse is a pedal to the metal all out sweat fest. Not the most scenic hike but nice views from the top. Stay away if you haven't exercised in years--there have been many cardiac episodes along the trail.

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North Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

I did fifty Grouse Grinds this year and it is a fantastic climb. Tourists: please go prepared. Water. Footwear. Cellphone.

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