Tourism Squamish

Holiday Activities at the Sea to Sky Gondola

Get festive at the Sea to Sky Gondola with a variety of events such as a visit with Santa, decorated forest walk, holiday concerts and more!


Decorated Forest Walk

Open Daily from December 3rd

Celebrate the arrival of winter by enjoying a true Westcoast nature walk featuring special seasonal touches and decorations. The family-friendly trail leads you back to the Summit Lodge where you can warm up by the fire with your favourite warm beverage and holiday treats.


Sunset Snowshoe Tour

Daily, Starting December 17 - 4PM-5PM

Discover an outdoor experience during twilight hours on a guided sunset snowshoe tour. Price includes hot beverage and snowshoe rental.


Visit with Santa

Thursday, December 22 & Saturday, December 24 - 10AM-10:30AM

Children of all ages will have a chance to visit Santa Claus before he starts his long journey around the world!


Photos with Santa

December 3,4,6,10 and 11 - 10AM-2PM

SOLD OUT! To be added to the waitlist, please email info [at]

Children of all ages are invited to join Santa at the Summit Lodge for an opportunity to take photos with Santa.

Please note, photos will be reserved on a time-slot basis while quantities last. Book your spot early to ensure your space for this popular event. After your scheduled photos take place plan a walk on our decorated Spirit Trail or enjoy some food and beverage options from our servery.


Holiday Concert

Saturday, December 17th - 2PM-4PM

Get into the spirit of the season with musical performances at the Sea to Sky Gondola. The all-ages concert will include a Christmas carol sing-along by the tree as well as contemporary holiday favorites and classic carols performed by solo performers from Squamish Academy of Music and the SAM Singers choir.


Outdoor Storytime in Nature

Tuesdays December 6, 13, 20 - 10AM-10:30AM

To enhance our storytelling experience, we are inviting families to visit our Summit Plaza for an outdoor story time every Tuesday leading up to the holidays. Each week we will share a themed story sparking curiosity and imagination for all who attend. Afterwards, warm up and enjoy a complimentary hot chocolate and cookie fresh from the kitchen! Make sure to bundle up and bring a mat if you would like to have a seat. 


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