Rock Climbing in Squamish

Easy top ropes, multi-pitch tests and puzzling bouldering problems. It’s all here nestled at the end of one of the Pacific coast’s deepest fjords. Squamish is truly Canada's rock-climbing mecca.

Climbers from around the world flock to the granite cliffs and bluffs overlooking Howe Sound to test their mettle on some of the most beautiful and accessible rock climbing in the world.

A five-minute walk to a ten-minute drive from downtown Squamish brings you to thousands of routes. The climbing community here is vibrant and progressive and there are lots of resources for anyone new to the sport or new to Squamish climbing.

Useful information


Fall, Spring, Summer

Know Before You Go

When climbing in the bounds of a park, be sure to check the BC Parks website for the latest seasonal, trail and park updates.

Shops, Tour Providers & Outfitters

Set yourself up for success with gear, guides and some local know-how.

Hear the call of the wild beckoning you.

Whether you are looking to push limits, enjoy a fun day out or just appreciate the views, you will not lack inspiration.

Couple enjoying the view after snowy hike

Activities & Adventures

From epic rides to spectacular viewpoints, explore in every season.

Father and son biking Squamish's trails


Run, pedal or hike through awe-inspiring terrain.