Capilano Canyon and Grouse Mountain: Explore the Rain Forest and Mountains

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Tour Number

Activity Level

335450


Categories

Nature and Wildlife, Local Experience, Hiking and Walking, Adventure / Active

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must be over 145 cm or 4 ft, 9 inches. Otherwise a booster seat is required, which you would need to provide.

Friendly: No.
Capilano Canyon West Side is available, but it is not possible to go on the bridge, cliff walk or treetops with a wheelchair. Admission to Capilano Canyon for wheelchair participants is complementary because of this.
You must be able to get in and out of a car. As well, please consider your total luggage in conjunction with your wheelchair. If you have have a handicapped sticker, it would be great to bring it along.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

An active and fun day for all the family in our green, lush natural environment


Experience a fabulous day out in nature in Super Natural British Columbia and specifically explore the North Shore mountains and coastline, renowned for their beauty.

Visit Capilano Canyon for an exhilarating walk on their famous suspension bridge over the Capilano River.

Then head up Grouse Mountain for a Gondola Ride where you will experience the spectacular views of the Coastal Mountain Range and the city. Participate in the logging show, the raptor show or if you wish, zipline down the mountain. Enjoy lunch at Grouse Mountain or another restaurant (to be determined)

Drive over the Lion's Gate Bridge and through Stanley Park and Vancouver city to return to your destination.

Itinerary

Complimentary pick up at the airport, your hotel, or the cruise-ship terminal. Drive through Vancouver's Coal Harbor, Waterfront and over the Lions Gate Bridge to Capilano Canyon.

Capilano: The three main attractions and trail walk take about one-and-a-half to two hours. This includes the suspension bridge, the cliff walk and treetops.

We will then drive a short distance to Grouse Mountain and experience the breathtaking views from the Gondola Ride. There are many activities to participate in, including the Logging Show. During the summer, the two resident black bears are often out. Zip-lining is also available.

Lunch can be arranged at a local restaurant between the Capilano Canyon and Grouse, or at the top of Grouse Mountain.

Please wear running or walking shoes as we will be on the forest floor. Layered clothing is also advisable

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Complementary pick-up at the airport, your hotel or cruise terminal.

End location: We will end the tour at your original location, unless you wish to be dropped off at a pre-arranged location.

Duration: 6 hours

We can vary the time to suit you- earlier or later will be fine. I need to be advised in advance.

Transportation

This vehicle Transportation Method: We will travel in a black clean and spacious Honda Odyssey (2012). Seats six.
One piece regular luggage and one backpack per person.
If you are a larger group of up to 10 people, a 2016 Ford Transit vehicle,is with a professional driver.The total cost of $1,100.

An even larger vehicle is available, holding between 25 and 30 people, This six-hour tour costs $1,500. and also includes a professional driver.

What’s Included

Transportation and my services as a professional guide

Estimated Local Cash Needed

125 Canadian - Entrance fees at Capilano Canyon and Grouse Mountain Gondola. These fees are detailed below.

Food at a moderate restaurant.

What’s Extra

April 2018
Capilano Canyon Prices with 5% tax included
Adult $49.30
Seniors $45.10
Students with ID and 17+ s$36.70
Youth 13 to 16 $29.35
Children $15.70
Under Six Free
$24.95 Youth 13 to 16 years old.

As I can provide a $4.00 discount off the adult fare only. As your guide for Capilano, it is more cost effective to purchase your tickets on-site. They are available on-line if you wish.

Group Rates are available for 15+ people, purchased on one credit card.

Grouse Mountain Gondola
$44.95 Adult
$40.95 Senior
$25.95 Youth
$16.75 child

Family Rate - two adults and two children $114.95.
Plus 5% tax
GROUSE: As there are sometimes long line-ups,I would strongly advise buying your tickets online directly from Grouse Mountain (not a third party provider). As well, although it says otherwise, I would suggest printing the tickets. Grouse does not provide any discount opportunities.

A Recent Review of this tour

Mahara was kind , knowledgable, smart, prompt, and lovely to work with . She went the EXTRA mile to please us in every way!! We were more than thrilled with her as our local guide for the day. Thanks, and WE SO appreciated the lift to the airport. Keep teaching everyone about your hometown. What a great lady!!!
Pamela Soper

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    335450


    Categories

    Nature and Wildlife, Local Experience, Hiking and Walking, Adventure / Active

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must be over 145 cm or 4 ft, 9 inches. Otherwise a booster seat is required, which you would need to provide.

    Friendly: No.
    Capilano Canyon West Side is available, but it is not possible to go on the bridge, cliff walk or treetops with a wheelchair. Admission to Capilano Canyon for wheelchair participants is complementary because of this.
    You must be able to get in and out of a car. As well, please consider your total luggage in conjunction with your wheelchair. If you have have a handicapped sticker, it would be great to bring it along.

    Maximum travelers: 6

    Language(s)

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    English (fluent)

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