4.36 out of 5 - 14 reviews

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Ryan from Abby writes:

Omg Yes.

    Posted: February 14, 2018 05:22:41 PM PST

    Dave from Abbotsford writes:

    Great day up the Abby Grind. Other than some frost in the ground at the halfway point, the terrain was great ā€” not too dry and only a few wet spots. I was alone so I got up and down a lot quicker than if I had been with someone else. It took me 40 minutes to get to the top ā€” slow walking but steady (and at 230 lbs and 46 yrs old, Iā€™m not in very good shape). The trip down was about 23 minutes. I started at 4:30 pm and could still see ok by the time I got to the bottom.

      Posted: February 11, 2018 06:14:50 PM PST

      Lisa from Abbotsford writes:

      Did the hike yesterday with my 5 year old, it was tough but manageable considering she's 5 and I'm not in great shape - so I say anyone can do it, just may take longer
      Conditions are perfect no spikes needed at all, it's dry as a bone but obviously that can change if we start getting rain
      Took us about 1.5hrs up and 1 hour down
      Can't wait to do it again....without the kid

        Posted: December 11, 2017 10:01:27 AM PST

        Jeremy from Langley writes:


        Just did the Abby Grind yesterday and it was perfect. The below comment is wrong, it must have been posted on the wrong mountain. There is no snow or any issues with the trail. Happy hiking!

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          Posted: November 16, 2017 08:27:37 AM PST

          Martin from Langley writes:

          My wife and I have been up every Sunday for the last 6 weeks or so. Definitely need crampons now. I wear Salomon Spikecross shoes with steel spikes, and even with those I wiped out once and came close several other times. My wife wore slip-on Kahtoola Microspikes, and she stuck to the trail like Spidergirl. And don't be misled by the climb up... coming down safely is much trickier! We came across a party of 6 in gym sneakers who were just heading out, and within the first few hundred meters they were wiping out. I hope for their sakes they turned around. Having said that, with good footwear (and crampons!) this is, as always, an awesome workout!

            Posted: November 15, 2017 08:08:56 AM PST

            Ashley from Aldergrove writes:

            The trail is currently close due to high fire risk.

              Posted: August 31, 2017 01:01:26 PM PST

              Sheri Hanson from Chilliwack writes:

              How do i find out if Abby Grind trail is open to hikers? I see a comment from Aug 6th saying it was closed on that day. Thx!

                Posted: August 20, 2017 11:22:47 PM PST

                Sheri Hanson from Chilliwack writes:

                How do i find out if Abby Grind trail is open to hikers? I see a comment from Aug 6th saying it was closed on that day. Thx!

                  Posted: August 20, 2017 08:31:25 PM PST

                  Dave from Abbotsford writes:

                  Note: Trail Closure. I went this morning (Aug. 6, 2017) and there was a Parks employee (?) apologizing and turning people away. Another casualty of the extreme weather, I guess.

                    Posted: August 6, 2017 04:17:07 PM PST

                    Dave from Abbotsford writes:

                    [Note: Bear sightings. Be careful.]
                    I hiked this yesterday (July 22, 2017) and it was great. When we got to the bottom, however, there was a big female black bear and her 2 cubs. The bear didn't seem bothered but she wandered onto the trail at one point. My buddy and I stood in the lot for some time to warn other hikers. She was a beautiful animal but it would be terrible if someone rounded the corner and startled her.

                      Posted: July 23, 2017 05:33:33 PM PST

                      Jennifer from Surrey writes:

                      Did the hike with a co-worker the other day. Great hike, can see some of the tulips from the top. Saw a bear and 4 cubs when leaving, think there is a den at the beginning of the trails. Cheers!

                        Posted: May 12, 2017 07:12:11 PM PST

                        Daryl Sturdy from Vancouver writes:

                        Went up accompanied by the Arctic Outflow. Cold with a windchill of ? given the sometimes 50 km/hour winds. The by pass trail off to the left part way up was mostly out of the wind. Beautiful sunny day with great views over the Fraser Valley. Met a fellow who mentioned that there was a bear den near the beginning of the trail. Didn't see anything.

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                          Posted: January 3, 2017 05:18:15 PM PST

                          Kim from Mission BC writes:

                          I did this hike today for the first time with my dog and it was quite a steep one! I reached the viewpoint in approx 40 mins with several breaks. It has been dry lately so I ended up covered in the dry dusty dirt. All in all great work out and will definitely do it again.

                            Posted: August 21, 2016 06:34:13 PM PST

                            ORMA SADLER from ABBOTSFORD writes:

                            Hiked it last month, when it was dry. Definitely a grind to go up. Going down was a bit hard on my knee. When the weather is dry it can get very dusty so expect to be dirty. It would be treacherous to do this on a rainy day as it will be really slippery. Good view at the top. If you don't mind the dustiness then it is a good one.

                              Posted: August 15, 2016 09:46:49 PM PST

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