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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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5 Hiking Trails You've Never Heard of in Squamish

5 Hiking Trails You've Never Heard of in Squamish

Squamish is a hiker's paradise. Loaded with rugged granite peaks, teal green glacial lakes, tree-covered forests and pounding waterfalls Squamish is dripping with all the things that make nature such a spectacular place to be. Home to so many bucket list trails, some of the lesser-known hikes remain off the beaten path. Read on to discover 5 hiking trails you've never heard of in Squamish.

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Where to Stay in Squamish

Where to Stay in Squamish

When planning your Squamish vacation the more time you have the more you will be able to see and do. Get your bearing by establishing a comfortable home base. From boutique to budget, Squamish offers a diverse selection of accommodation, take your pick!

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Squamish's Best Patios for Al Fresco Dining

Squamish's Best Patios for Al Fresco Dining

Cold drinks and finger food on a patio with an amazing view is tough to beat. Here in Squamish, there is no shortage of awesome patios to kick back on for an evening. Check out the list below, and you may find yourself never dining inside again.

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Top 13 Things To Do For Spring in Squamish

Top 13 Things To Do For Spring in Squamish

Spring in Squamish is all about taking a break to reset, recharge and get out to sample new sights, new flavours and new adventures. We've put a spring twist on our list of the top things to do this season in and around Squamish.

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Our Favourite #ExploreSquamish Photo's From May

Our Favourite #ExploreSquamish Photo's From May

Summer came early to Squamish this year, and now the warm weather is here to stay. All May long the trails were alive with hikers and bikers and the patios opened early to soak up the Squamish sunshine. Here's a glance at some of the most popular photos in May.  

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Everything You Need to Know About Paddling in Squamish

Everything You Need to Know About Paddling in Squamish

Packed with majestic rivers, a teal blue fjord, glacier-fed lakes and a variety of mellow to intense whitewater, Squamish is a world-class paddling destination. Since summer is fast approaching we asked the local experts from Escape Route, Norm Hann Expeditions, Sea to Sky Adventure Company and Valhalla Pure Outfitters exactly what it takes to get moving on the water.

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Keep Squamish Wild: Preventing Wildlife Encounters

Keep Squamish Wild: Preventing Wildlife Encounters

It’s fun to spot hundreds of bird species, marine life and other animals who call Squamish home. Black bear, cougars, coyotes, grizzly’s and elk are a different story. While they may be cute in photographs, they are territorial by nature and it is our responsibility to protect them by avoiding encounters with both humans and domestic animals.

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Squamish Bike Guide: Alice Lake & Garibaldi Highlands Zone

Squamish Bike Guide: Alice Lake & Garibaldi Highlands Zone

Revered for our singletrack, Squamish hits the mark for exceptional mountain bike trails. Learn more about the Alice Lake & Garibaldi Highlands trail zone here.

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Our Favourite #ExploreSquamish Photo's From April

Our Favourite #ExploreSquamish Photo's From April

April was a gorgeous month in Squamish. Outdoor enthusiasts migrated to nearby trails for adventures only the mountains can provide. Here's a glance at some of the most popular photos from April.

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Oh Canada: Most Canadian Activities in Squamish

Oh Canada: Most Canadian Activities in Squamish

Celebrate Canada D'eh long weekend and tick off some of Squamish's most Canadian experiences this July 1!

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Camping in Squamish - Your Local Guide

Camping in Squamish - Your Local Guide

There's nothing quite like sleeping in a tent or an RV. Squamish has limitless options when it comes to camping, from campgrounds close to town with all the comforts of home to remote wilderness sites deep in the mountains. Whatever your fancy, Squamish has got you covered.

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