Our History

Steeped in Indigenous culture and influenced by settler industries like mining, logging, and farming, the land and community of Squamish has been shaped by many generations of people with diverse backgrounds and lived experiences.

Peek-a-boo view of the Stawamus Chief through trees
Nicole Gurney
Woman with drum singing
Moss covered tree in the Squamish rainforest
Totem pole with snowcapped mountains behind
Kiteboarder getting air with Garibaldi in the background
Welcome to Squamish Mural

Arts, Culture & Heritage

Immerse yourself in our community story.

Sunny Saturday in downtown Squamish

About Squamish

Get to know us better and uncover little-known facts.