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Things to Do in Squamish This Winter

Squamish truly becomes a winter wonderland when the snow starts to fall. There is no shortage of things to do in the region. Here is a light of our top things to do in Squamish this winter. This is just a brief sampling of the many of things…
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Refresh Market 2019 Gift Guide

2020 Moon Phase Calendar, Annie Axtell Artist Annie Axtell’s moon phase calendars are inspired by art deco design and architecture. Each calendar is hand printed and editioned on light cream archival paper and available in two time zones,…

Insider’s Guide to Fall In Squamish

 The crisp, shorter days are a sure sign that fall has arrived in Squamish, BC. This time of year tends to bring a bit more precipitation to the area, however there are still many great activities and things to do this fall in Squamish. We…

Top 5 Fall Squamish Hikes

Top 5 Fall Hikes in Squamish Fall is here in full force in Squamish. There’s no better way to enjoy the crisp weather and get your fill of nature before winter than to take a walk on one of Squamish’s top 5 hiking trails. Although the sun…
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Local Spotlight: Rope Runner Aerial Park

Squamish is known as the ‘outdoor capital of Canada’, with seemingly endless activities available for kids of all ages. One addition to the activity roster in Squamish is the Roper Runner Course, located near the Squamish Adventure center.…

Squamish Lake Guide

Squamish Lake Guide - The Best Places to Take a Pre or Post Adventure Dip After spending your days exploring the trails around town and working up a sweat, it’s time to cool off in one of Squamish’s many lakes. There are many to choose…

Squamish Summer Bucket List - Top Activities & Things to do

As you ramp up your summer plans, we wanted to help you with this Squamish Summer Bucket list of the best things to do in and around Squamish BC. 
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Going Underground at Britannia Mine Museum

Do you want to catch the modern-day version of gold fever? Head for the Britannia Mine Museum to try your hand at gold panning while learning about local rock and mineral activities. At the site, you can even ride on an underground mine train while touring the museum!

Best Things To Do On A Rainy Day In Squamish

Fall has arrived in Squamish, which means an increase in rainy days. With the onset of the wet season, and pre snow season you might start to feel a bit stir crazy. However, if you are looking for the best things to do on a rainy day then you…