Tourism Squamish

Covid-19 Updates

Modifications to Services in Squamish

In light of recent directives from the federal and provincial governments, and to help support efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19, many Squamish businesses and activities have altered or suspended operations. Numerous events and programs have also been affected. Tourism Squamish is doing its best to keep you informed of the status of local businesses however, the situation continues to evolve quickly.

List of closures and changes updated daily. Last update: March 30

Food and Beverage

Beer, Cider and Spirits

Portable Toilets, Bathrooms and Shower Facilities

As part of the District of Squamish's ongoing effort to provide access to essential services while supporting COVID-19 Public Health risk reduction recommendations, the following changes to services are in place: 

  • Brennan Park Recreation Facility is open for public showers Monday - Friday from 7 am - 9 am & 4 pm - 6 pm to support up to five individuals at a time, free of charge.
  • The washrooms in Junction Park are open for day use. Increased sanitation procedures will be in place.
  • Portable toilets will be removed temporarily. Reopening will be reevaluated on an ongoing basis.

Transportation

Shuttle services to help visitors return to Vancouver from Squamish are available with Skylynx. Shuttles from Squamish to Whistler can also be booked with Skylynx. 

Groceries

Groceries are available from The Independent Grocer, Save On Foods, Kitchen Quickies, London Drugs, Walmart and Nesters Market. Online shopping services with store pickup are offered at The Independent Grocer and Save On Foods

Home Supplies

General home repair supplies are available at Canadian Tire, Home Hardware, Home Depot, London Drugs, Walmart.

Events

View an up-to-date list of event updates in Squamish

Squamish Attractions & Activity Providers

SQUAMISH ATTRACTIONS  
Britannia Mine Museum Closed
Sea to Sky Gondola Closed
West Coast Railway Heritage Park Closed until June
Olympic Park Closed for the winter season
The Ninja Gym Closed
Chances Casino Closed
SQUAMISH ACTIVITY PROVIDERS  
Squamish Valley Golf Course Closed until further notice
Norm Hann Expeditions Closed
Squamish Rafting Company Closed until April 10
Blazing Saddles Adventures Open, private tours only
Corsa / Dunbar Cycles Open, for bike rentals and retail
Ride BC Closed
RideHub Bike rentals only, bikes are cleaned with soap between each use
Glacier Air Closed
Sea to Sky Air Closed
Blackcomb Helicopters Closed, private sightseeing tours are still available on a case by case basis
Black Tusk Helicopters Closed for sightseeing tours
Chromer Sport Fishing Closed for the spring season
Pemberton Fish Finder Closed
Trout Country Fishing Closed until the end of May
Valley Fishing Guides Closed

Accommodation

HOTELS, MOTELS, CABINS AND HOSTELS  
Executive Suites Hotel & Resort Open
Sea to Sky Hotel Closed
Sandman Hotel & Suites Open
Howe Sound Inn Closed
Hotel Squamish Open
Mountain Retreat Hotel and Suites Open, the pool and gym are closed until further notice
Sunwolf Riverside Resort Open
Squamish Adventure Inn Open until March 31 then closed until the end of May
Crash Hotel Open, weekly rates are now available
August Jack Motel Open, for emergencies only
CAMPGROUNDS  
Alice Lake Campground Closed until at least April 30
Cat Lake Campground Closed
Mamquam River Campground Open, guests are encouraged to bring their own hand sanitizer and toilet paper and respect social distancing policies
MTN Fun Basecamp Closed
Stawamus Chief Campground Closed until April 30
Porteau Cove Campground Closed until April 30
Squamish Municipal Campground Closed
Klahanie Campground Open, RVs with private bathrooms only
Squamish Valley Campground Open

* Please stay close to home during this time. Make sensible choices, respect social distancing and enjoy low-risk activities. 


Do you have questions related to COVID-19 in Squamish? Check our Squamish FAQs page. If you require additional information we can be reached by email at info [at] tourismsquamish.com