Tucked between the mountains and the sea, halfway between Vancouver and Whistler, Squamish offers a lifestyle that is unlike anywhere else. After work, Squamish residents can access some of the best bike trails on the West Coast, or jump on their SUP or kiteboard while enjoying the breathtaking waters of the Howe Sound.
Squamish is also known as one of the best places in the world for rock climbing and hiking. Winter brings more outdoor recreation, with easy access to world-renowned mountain resorts and backcountry skiing. Beyond the outdoors, Squamish offers many indoor activities, such as rock climbing and trampolining, along with an eclectic shopping scene, vibrant arts & culture, and loads of dining options.
From vegan restaurants and craft breweries to fine dining and international cuisine, Squamish has it all. It has a small-town feel with access to big town services. Community spirit is strong here. There is a special feeling of belonging in Squamish -- it's easy to find to your tribe. The combination of Squamish's amazing location, infrastructure, young educated residents, and outdoor lifestyle makes Squamish awesome.