Vancouver Skyline facing Grouse Mountain in the North Shore

Vancouver Skyline facing Grouse Mountain in the North Shore

Picture by: Joyce Fan, Rotaract Club of Burnaby

Vancouver skyline with Grouse Mountain as background –  Exceeding 1,200 m (4,000 feet) in altitude at its peak, is the site of an alpine ski area in the winter season overlooking Greater Vancouver;  In the summer, the mountain features lumberjack shows and a steep hiking trail that climbs 853 m (2,800 ft) over a distance of 2.9 km (1.8 mi) known as the Grouse Grind.

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