Welcome to Squamish

From hiking and skiing to farmer’s markets and festivals, the Squamish lifestyle is unlike any other. Stunning views and access to wilderness mean that excitement and serenity go hand in hand here.



You’ll find a wealth of dining options in Squamish that boast locally sourced ingredients, gorgeous views, and friendly service from cheerful locals who love what they do. Make sure you bring a big appetite because you won’t want to stop eating.


Whether you need a coffee before work, or a hit of caffeine before a big adventure, the coffee shops in Squamish won’t disappoint. Try RideHub, a mountain biking themed cafe, or Caffe Garibaldi, with views of the Chief, for some of the best coffee around.


Explore the one-of-a-kind boutiques and knickknack shops along Cleveland Avenue in Downtown Squamish or stroll through Garibaldi Shopping Centre. Even though it might not seem like it, Squamish shopping has everything you need and more!


In Squamish, there’s never a shortage of natural spaces to escape into. Located along the Sea-to-Sky corridor, Squamish is close to dozens of provincial parks. In the city itself, you’ll find places like Newport Beach and Smoke Bluffs Park to explore.


Squamish is paradise for the thousands of outdoor sport enthusiasts who flock here to take advantage of the slopes, the trails, and the sea, all in one place! Become a hiking pro on the famous Stawamus Chief or visit Brennan Park Rec Centre for those rainy days.


From Kindergarten to University, Squamish has options for all levels of education. With eight public schools, two universities, as well as private and French language schooling, parents have the world of choice for quality education in this neighbourhood.


Although the most popular attractions in Squamish are outdoors, like the Sea-to-Sky Gondola, there are also plenty of establishments that immerse you in the culture of the area. Visit the Britannia Mining Museum to learn about Squamish’s rich history.


Breathing in the fresh mountain air can be relaxing in itself, but sometimes you need a little extra help. The beauticians in Squamish have you covered! Choose from a handful of massage, nail, and beauty services scattered throughout the city.