Location: Cypress Mountain: 6000 Cypress Bowl Rd, Vancouver V0N 1G0 Mount Seymour: 1700 Mount Seymour Road, North Vancouver V7G 1L3 Description: For a gentler experience, or for family with children under six years old, there are great tobogganing hills around Vancouver.Both Mount Seymour and Cypress Mountain are good options.
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Whether you’re looking for an activity to escape the wet weather, a snowy outdoor adventure or to spend an afternoon admiring the arts, you’re sure to find it on the list.
Location: 6400 Nancy Greene Way, North Vancouver Description: The Robson Square Ice Rink opened on the afternoon of Dec.
1 and runs through the Christmas season, and all winter to the end of February. Website: Price: Skating is free with your own skates.
There will be a total of 55 vendors at this years’ market. Don’t forget to stroll through the SOS Children’s Village Gingerbread Village in the Spirit Gallery.
Take a spin on the carousel, sip Glühwein and listen to the semi-finalists singing in the X-Mas Factor competition on Friday evenings. Dates: November 28 – January 4 Website: grousemountain.com/peak-of-christmas Price: Entry into the Peak Of Christmas comes complimentary with your Alpine Experience ticket, annual membership, winter season pass or lift ticket.Skiing on these North Shore mountains runs from December to April, depending on conditions.Location: Cypress Mountain: 6000 Cypress Bowl Rd, Vancouver V0N 1G0 Grouse Mountain: 6400 Nancy Greene Way, North Vancouver V7R 4K9 Mount Seymour: 1700 Mount Seymour Road, North Vancouver V7G 1L3 Description: Snowshoeing season can start as early as November near Vancouver, and last right through to April.There’s 19 kilometres of trails, boasting city, mountain and ocean views.Website: Price: Cypress Mountain offers day tickets and season passes.Location: Cypress Mountain: 6000 Cypress Bowl Rd, Vancouver V0N 1G0 Grouse Mountain: 6400 Nancy Greene Way, North Vancouver V7R 4K9 Mount Seymour: 1700 Mount Seymour Road, North Vancouver V7G 1L3 Bloggers who have lived the experience: Megan from Wanderlust Megan Sacha from Sachad Michael Coyle from Oplopanax Description: Grab your tube and hit the slopes!