Category: Hikes

Lynn Peak – North Shore

Elevation : 720m 9km, 4h 1h from Vancouver I would categorize this hike as a ‘ nicer ‘ Grouse Grind. No stairs – but roots and steep sections. With some nice view points! Easily accessible in Lynn Park… Good training, that for sure. A…

St. Marks Summit – Cypress

Elevation : 460m 11km, 5h 45min from Vancouver We did this hike in the fall just when the first snowfall arrived. It’s been a while now as I am creating this blog more than a year after I hiked it, but I do remember…

The Chief – Squamish

Elevation : 600m 11km, 6h for the 3 peaks 1h15 from Vancouver A classic. The Chief. Good work out for sure, different terrains (stairs, rocks, ladders, exposed peaks… up and down between the peaks…) and lots of fun. Great, great views of the Squamish…

Mount Harvey – Howe Sound

Elevation : 1500m 13km, 7-9h 40min from Vancouver One of the first trail I did when I moved out here… I don’t know what I was thinking ahaha! 4h of steep uphill non-stop before you get to the exposed and rocky peak. We actually…

Goat Mountain – Grouse Mtn

Elevation : 300m 8km round-trip, 4h 40min from Vancouver The trailhead is on top of Grouse Mountain. You will either need to hike up (Grind, BCMC, Flint&Feathers) to the main chalet and then go to the trailhead. Remember you will need to pay 10$…

Grouse Grind

Still learning how to use that blog.. .couldn’t figure out how to turn this picture. Just stretch your neck and turn your head :D! Elevation : 853m 2.9km, 1.5-2h I know I know. The Grind is a classic of the North Shore. Remember you…