Seek The Peak is back for its 14th year complete with 16 kilometers of fitness bragging rights and a challenge guaranteed to leave you breathless.
With an awe-inspiring 1400 m climb, Seek The Peak will test your fitness, stamina and overall mental toughness but the camaraderie will keep you powering onwards and upwards. Face the 16 km course alone or tackle it with a team splitting up the legs including the famous Grouse Grind.
Tools for Success
Own this ultimate fitness accomplishment in 2017. Here are the tools you need to succeed:
- Register online now until June 21 or come into Guest Services. In-person registration will also be available June 22-24 at Guest Services and race day from 6:30am-7:15am.
- Prepare for race day with a 10-week customized training program (online and in person) exclusively for registrants of Seek the Peak.
- Get to know the course.
- Fundraise in support of the B.C. Cancer Foundation with the help of friends and family as you get ready for race day .
WHO’S AFRAID OF FEW HILLS?
(March 2 - April 30)
(May 1 - June 24)
|Day Of Race
|Youth (18 & Under)||$45||$50||$60|
|Relay (2, 3 or 4 People)||$45/pp||$50/pp||$60/pp|
Current Grouse Mountain passholders receive a 20% discount off rates above.
Entry Fee Includes:
- Skyride download with bib
- One spectator admission ticket valid on June 25/17
- Shuttle between Grouse Mountain and Ambleside
- Souvenir race bib
- Finisher Medal
- Finish line celebration including live DJ, yoga, massage and goodies from our sponsors
- BBQ – a la carte prices apply
- Aid stations at each check point and at the finish line – includes hydration and food
"The Pinnacle Hotel at the Pier is located in one of BC’s most beautiful neighbourhoods – North Vancouver. Nestled alongside the ocean, our North Vancouver Hotel has stunning waterfront and mountain views. When it comes to North Shore hotels, we are perfect for a vacation or business stay"
We've worked closely with our hotel partner The Pinnacle Hotel to provide rooms at special rates exclusively for Seek the Peak racers.
See below featured properties for the best rates for your event weekend.
Mountain Side Room $249/night plus taxes
Harbour View Room $279/night plus taxes
Mountain Side Studio Room $289/night plus taxes
Group ID# 168364 (this is needed to book)
Reserve by Phone: 1.877.986.7437
Or E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Reserve by: May 10th, 2017 (after this date, rooms are available at best available date). Guests are encouraged to book as soon as possible - guest rooms are based on availability.
Package Pick Up
June 22-24 8am - 8pm: Guest Services at the base of Grouse Mountain
June 25 6:30 am - 7:30 am: Seek the Peak start area, Ambleside Beach, West Vancouver
While you can pick up your package on the race day, we recommend beating the rush and picking up your package in advance. The package will also have goodies you’ll need (and want) for race day including:
- Race timing bib
- Skyride ticket for a guest
- Gifts and info from our event sponsors
- Event Shirt ( if purchased)
Please note that there are limited quantities of shirt sizes. Best efforts will be made to accommodate your requested size, but cannot be guaranteed. Shirts are also a “compression” fit and are much smaller than typical tops. Sizes will be accommodated on a first come basis at package pick-up –another reason to come in advance!
Completed waivers required:
Please note that a completed and signed waiver must be presented in order to pick-up your package.
Race Day Schedule
6:30am: Event Day Registration begins at Ambleside, Main Concession
7:15am: Event Day Registration closes at Ambleside, Main Concession
8:05am: Introduction and pre-race briefing
8:10am: Race Warm-up
8:15am: Race Begins
11:00am: Finish and Awards Celebration including music, physiotherapist services, barbeque and other fun activities.
*schedule subject to change
Public washrooms will be available at the start, finish, and near the beginning of Legs 3 and 4.
Transportation and Parking:
Pay parking is at Grouse Mountain
Complimentary shuttles will operate from Grouse Mountain to Ambleside Park on a continuous loop between 6:15am-10am. Shuttles between Ambleside and Checkpoint 1 will run in continuous loops between 7am-9:30am.
There is plenty of parking available at Ambleside Beach. Please note that there is no shuttle back to Ambleside from Grouse Mountain after the race. Racers are responsible for getting back to the start if they have parked there.
Parking at Checkpoint #1 is not recommended due to very limited space. Any cars must park 200 metres away and walk in to Checkpoint #1. PLEASE NOTE: There is no parking north of Klee Wyck Park on Keith Road (200m from Checkpoint #1)
Once you have completed the spectacular 16 km run, be sure to stay for the celebration and awards ceremony at the top of Grouse Mountain. Enjoy yoga, physiotherapy, snacks and goodies from our sponsors, and more.
BBQ – a la carte prices apply
Make sure to pick up a technical race shirt for $25 (plus tax) with net proceeds benefiting BC Cancer Foundation
Categories & Awards:
Medals and fabulous prizes from our sponsors will be awarded in the following categories.
Individual – Male and Female
Top Overall 3 Men and Women
12 and under (top 3) | 13-19 years (top 3) | 20-29 years (top 3)
30-39 years (top 3) | 40-49 years (top 3)
50-59 years (top 3) | 60-69 years (top 3) | 70-74 years (top 3)
75+ years (top 3)