Explore Squamish - August 04, 2015

1-Day Overnight Trip

Sea to Sky Gondola Suspension Bridge
Photo: Meredith Hitchmough

Overnight Family Adventure

1-Day Overnight Trip | Day 1

10am

Take the Sea to Sky Gondola to the Summit Lodge where you'll enjoy panoramic views of Howe Sound and the surrounding coastal mountains. Walk across the suspension bridge, take a leisurely solitude hike through the woods and enjoy some of the breathtaking viewpoints along the way. **Please note the Gondola is currently closed. Please check back for reopening dates and details

12pm

Lunch time! Head to Downtown Squamish's Cleveland Avenue where you'll find several dining spots and cafes.

2pm

Take a walk around the Oceanfront Interpretive Trail which offers sweeping views of Howe Sound, the Stawamus Chief and Shannon Falls. 

4pm

Check into your hotel. Squamish has many great options from luxury resort, cabins and camping; to boutique hotels and inns.

5pm

Enjoy a family dinner at Howe Sound Inn and Brewing Company's Firebread Restaurant where they make delicious wood stone oven-fired pizza.

Nature's Calling | Day 2

10am

Rent Visit the Britannia Mine Museum. This interactive mining museum includes a collection of heritage railway cars, a miniature railway, a display model train world and the world-famous Royal Hudson steam engine.

12pm

Have a delicious homemade lunch at Squamish Valley Golf Clubhouse. There is a grassy area for kids to run around before and after they eat!

1pm

Spend the rest of the afternoon at Alice Lake Provincial Park. The pard kas two beaches, a playground, a biking pump trck and some great hiking trails.

5pm

Have dinner at Norman Rudy's. Families are always welcome inside or out on the patio.

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