Squamish is nestled in a spectacular spot at the tip of Howe Sound with the Pacific Ocean to the south, and the Coast Mountain Range to the north, east and west.
The surrounding dramatic landscape comprises towering granite cliffs, ancient glaciers, forested valleys, the third tallest waterfall in BC, and the sparkling Sound.
Our stunning surroundings provide a home to a wide array of wildlife, including the wintering bald eagle and black bears, and endless recreation opportunities.
Explore our parks and lakes.
Learn why Squamish is a world renowned climbing destination.
Launch on a wild water adventure or enjoy a gentle paddle around the shore.
Squamish trails are legendary. Get out there and see why.
April 28, 2016
Plan, Prepare, Be Aware: Emergency Preparedness Week returns May 1-7, 2016
Are you and your family prepared for safety in the event of an emergency or natural disaster? Emergency Preparedness Week,...
April 22, 2016
New signs for Squamish in the works
Public input invited on proposed locations for wayfinding strategy