Embrace your inner adventure, come and visit where the sea meets the sky – Squamish a little piece of heaven.
There are so many amazing experiences to have in Squamish, it would take all day to tell you. Here we give you an insight into the activities and entertainment that suit everyone’s tastes in the adventure capital of BC.
Sea to Sky Gondola
As you drive along the winding Sea to Sky Highway through the mountains, one of the first unmissable attractions is the Sea to Sky Gondola. A ten-minute ride up through the blooming rain forest and you reach the peak of the majestic Stawamus Chief, the second largest granite rock in the world. The mind-blowing views below of the majestic Shannon Falls and the surrounding area of Howe Sound.
Squamish rock climbing, whitewater rafting and mountain biking
For the more adventurous, many extreme activities are available to get the adrenaline pumping. Take a ride down the roaring rivers fed by the glaciers on a Whitewater tour, harness up and scale some of the biggest granite rocks in the world on one of the mos famous Rock climbing locations, or swap four wheels for two and ride up and down the black, blue and green trails on a mountain bike.
Let your taste buds run wild with many local breweries offering tasting tours or visit the Squamish Farmers’ Market and sample wild harvested mushrooms and Chinook Salmon plucked fresh from the river.
Aerial Adventures in Squamish
With several camp sites, private and government, there are plenty of places to rest your head at the end of a busy day, so you can get up and do it all again the next day.
These are a few ideas for those members of the family who haven’t quite decided to or are too young to learn kiteboarding. Of course we also know the best place to learn to kiteboard in the windiest spot in the west, Squamish! Book your lesson!