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.
November 24, 2015
Donations and partnerships result in new Downtown climbing boulder for all to enjoy
Rock climbing and bouldering have just become even more accessible in Squamish thanks to a new climbing boulder that has...
November 23, 2015
District of Squamish announces new CAO
The new Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) of the District of Squamish is a familiar face both at Municipal Hall and...