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.
December 02, 2016
One-day closure on Oceanfront Trail/west side
Please be advised that a portion of the Oceanfront Trail, on the west side adjacent to the Cattermole Slough, will...
December 01, 2016
Chili Thom, renowned local artist, has died
The District of Squamish is deeply saddened by the news that beloved Sea-to-Sky artist, Chili Thom, has passed away.