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Hiking Opal Cone: Squamish's Land of Ice and Fire

Hiking Opal Cone: Squamish's Land of Ice and Fire

Opal Cone is one of the crown jewels of Squamish. The remnants of an ancient eruption, it is surrounded by glacial ice, volcanic ash and numerous teal lakes.

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Asked & Answered: Top 10 Summer Questions

Asked & Answered: Top 10 Summer Questions

You asked, and we answered, here are the ten most common summer questions in Squamish.

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An Unofficial Guide to Squamish Backcountry Huts

An Unofficial Guide to Squamish Backcountry Huts

When the backcountry calls an overnight trip to a Squamish backcountry hut may be the answer.

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Hiking Murrin Provincial Park

Hiking Murrin Provincial Park

Long a destination for rock climbers and folks looking to picnic at Browning Lake, Murrin Park also has some fantastic hiking with some of the best views in the Sea to Sky Corridor.

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Hiking 101: Squamish's Top Hikes and More!

Hiking 101: Squamish's Top Hikes and More!

Located at the doorstep of 8 provincial parks, it is no wonder hikers from all over the world make the trek to Squamish to explore our stunning trails. 

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How to Navigate Squamish Without a Car

How to Navigate Squamish Without a Car

Getting around in Squamish sans automobile is easier than most people think. And with the addition of the new South Parks bus route, many of Squamish's most noteworthy points of interest are more accessible than ever before. 

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Hiking Watersprite Lake

Hiking Watersprite Lake

Like most truly beautiful paces, the hike to reach the lake is challenging, but it is certainly worth the effort. 

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Adventure to Paul Ridge

Adventure to Paul Ridge

A quick recap of an epic day of backcountry skiing in Squamish.

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Weekly Winter Adventures - Afternoon Tea in the Backcountry

Weekly Winter Adventures - Afternoon Tea in the Backcountry

What could be better than afternoon tea in a backcountry hut overlooking Squamish and the Coast Mountains? Here are some easily accessible backcountry options within an hour of Squamish.

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Weekly Winter Adventures - Walking The Four Lakes Trail

Weekly Winter Adventures - Walking The Four Lakes Trail

There's nothing like a winter walk, snowshoe or hike and The Four Lakes Trail is one of the best places in Squamish to get outside and enjoy the outdoors. Even better, the trail is only a few minutes from downtown.

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Squamish - A Trail Runner's Paradise

Squamish - A Trail Runner's Paradise

While we're known for epic climbing, loamy singletrack and some of the best wind for kitesurfing in the world, Squamish is a trail runner's paradise. Here are some favourite trail runs from local endurance athlete and running ninja Jen Segger.

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Shannon Falls - One of BC's Best

Shannon Falls - One of BC's Best

I've never really taken to the time to wander around Shannon Falls. It's always been more of a rock climbing destination in my local hood. But after spending a few hours playing tourist, I see that's it's absolutely one of the most beautiful spots in the Sea to Sky Corridor.

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