Welcome to Squamish, British Columbia. Located halfway between downtown Vancouver and Whistler’s high alpine, Squamish is where the ocean meets the mountains in Sea to Sky country. It lies at the crossroads between incomparable outdoor recreation and unforgettable West Coast culture. It’s where rugged landscapes and stunning vistas come together to create memorable adventures.
In the heart of the Sea to Sky Corridor, Squamish is ideally situated between the bright lights of Vancouver and the high alpine of Whistler’s snowy slopes. Perfectly blending, small town charm with modern amenities and developments, Squamish truly offers the best of all possible worlds.
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There are many good reasons why Squamish is known as the "Outdoor Recreation Capital of Canada." A huge variety of outdoor activities are possible at the front door of the community. Squamish is renowned as a world-class location for several of these activities, some of which include windsurfing, rock climbing, and mountain biking. Besides the array of outdoor activities, people choose Squamish because the community is made up of diverse people that are working together to find a balance between work, nature, and themselves.
Sea to Sky School District has a clear mission: the success of all students. The District has high expectations for excellence across the curriculum—in academics, athletics, fine arts and career programs. There is also a keen awareness that students learn best in a safe, secure and respectful environment supported by strong connections between school and community.
Events In & Around Squamish
What's On Events Calendar and Guide. Featuring Music & Nightlife, Arts & Culture, Family Friendly, Sports & Recreation and Community events in Britannia Beach, Squamish, Whistler and Pemberton. Voted best local website, we update daily.
The District of Squamish is a service-driven organization whose daily mission is to meet the needs of its residents to ensure a safe, highly functioning, and livable community. Our services are detailed throughout this section, with resources and information to provide the public with insight into many matters that may concern them.
The Squamish Off-Road Cycling Association is a mountain bike club with a focus on creating fun events for our members including social rides, Toonie & DH Rides, trail advocacy and maintenance. We are dedicated to promoting and preserving the enjoyment of mountain biking in Squamishand to help maintain our trails, meet other riders, enjoy some awesome BBQs, be fit and to have fun!
Events In & Around Squamish
Its active, nature-loving citizens invite visitors to join them in rock climbing, river rafting, bird watching, cross-country skiing, and other signature outdoor activities.Local provincial parks, rivers, and the sparkling waters of Howe Sound invite exploration. In addition, discover this oceanfront, mountainside community's rich railway, mining, and forestry history.