squamish valley

Explore Squamish

Squamish, dubbed the Outdoor Recreation Capital of Canada, is a captivating spot to visit any time of year.

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. Here are some of our recommended activities in Squamish:

Britannia Mining Museum

Last century, it was a working mine with over 60,000 people living and working there. Now, it's a multi award-winning Museum, turning out awe-inspiring sights and memorable family experiences.  Rumble aboard the mine train as it rolls into the dark mine. Learn from informative tour guides, and pan for real gold! 

Sunwolf Rafting and Eagle Viewing

Whether you’re looking for BC’s best whitewater rafting, fishing or just a relaxing night in one of their riverside cabins, the year-round resort is just 45 minutes from Downtown Vancouver & 30 minutes from Whistler. Sunwolf offers whitewater rafting for the thrill seekers and the family from June 15 - September 15 and Bald Eagle Viewing floats from December 1 - February 15.  

Sunwolf rafting

Looking for more information?

 Whether your pleasure is sport, nature, arts, or culture; you will find a unique authenticity of ingredients in the makeup of Squamish. Visit the Tourism Squamish website to find more great activities and adventures.