STK-ID 11834

Grouse Mountain Skiing: ESTABLISHING HAS of Vancouver, north shore mountains in background. Sequence on skiers boarding chair-lift at lower terminus of Grouse Mountain ski lift with help of attendant. Shots of mechanism, of skiers being carried up slope on mountain. Static shots of skiers being borne upwards, snowy evergreens in background. TRAVELLING SHOT of one of the chairs, of slope, pylons, ground strewn with logs and fallen trees, some snow, evergreen wood on both sides. Shots of skiers arriving at upper terminus. Sequence on ski classes starting, instructor Gerry Everall ringing bell. Shots of duffers trying to put what they have learned into practice, falling. Shot of skiers using tow rope to go up hill. Various shots of skiers skiing. (18/01/1950)


Excerpt from
Grouse Mountain Skiing / Railway Snow Slides
Vancouver (city), Grouse Mountain
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080