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.
February 02, 2016
Squamish oceanfront lands deal is signed, sealed and set to deliver on a community dream
At the northern tip of Howe Sound, the Squamish oceanfront peninsula is poised to take its highly anticipated position as...
January 29, 2016
UPDATE: Spill Notification for Daisy Lake Dam discharge has been cancelled
UPDATE: The Spill Notice previously issued by BC Hydro alerting to a discharge of higher volumes of water from the...