Cypress Mountain, the Official Freestyle Skiing and Snowboard Venue for the 2010 Olympic Winter Games. Located in West Vancouver, BC, Canada. Cypress is only 30 minutes from downtown Vancouver and is proud to continue to provide our skiers, riders and sliders with the most vertical drop, most terrain, most lifts and best snow conditions on the highest skiing and riding peak of Vancouver’s Legendary North Shore Mountains.
Cypress Mountain and the surrounding area has and amazing history dating back to the first ski days on the North Shore Mountains. Starting from before 1920 ski enthusiasts would hike from the base of the North Shore Mountains after taking a boat across from downtown Vancouver to ski.
Cypress Mountain is Canada’s most popular Cross Country Ski destination with 19km of track set cross country trails, a snowtubing park with a tube tow lift and amazingly popular snowshoeing tours around the Historic Hollyburn Lodge built in 1926, there is something for everyone.
With unsurpassed terrain and the largest vertical drop on the North Shore, Cypress Mountain is Vancouver’s premier winter playground. Cypress has 53 downhill winter skiing and riding runs accessed by 6 chairlifts and 2 surface lifts.
Cypress Mountain is located in Cypress Provincial Park and is only 30 minutes from Downtown Vancouver with spectacular views of metro Vancouver, Howe Sound and southwest to the Gulf Islands. A popular local destination for hiking, there is an array of wildlife, flora & fauna that can be viewed on a variety of hikes suitable for all ages and ability levels.
After your day of skiing, riding or sliding on Vancouvers ONLY Big Mountain Experience, stop by one of our many food outlets for a delicious meal, quick snack or drink.
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