Top things to do in Sea To Sky Highway

Top Choice Cable Car in Squamish & Around

Sea to Sky Gondola

On a warm summer’s evening, with a 7.5km ascent under your belt and a pint of craft beer on the table in front of you, there are few better places in Canada than the top station of Squamish’s spectacular gondola. Th…
Top Choice Park in Sea To Sky Highway

Garibaldi Provincial Park

This 1950 sq km park is justly renowned for hiking trails colored by diverse flora, abundant wildlife and panoramic vistas. Summer hikers seem magnetically drawn here but the trails also double as cross-country ski …
Museum in Squamish & Around

Britannia Mine Museum

Once the British Empire's largest copper mine, this giant and superbly restored industrial museum is just 10 minutes before Squamish on Hwy 99. The rattling underground train tour is highly recommended (included wit…
Brewery in Squamish & Around

Backcountry Brewing

One of the newest micro-businesses to populate the commercial district north of Squamish, this brewery is equipped with a large tasting room designed (in their own words) with the feel of a 1970s ski cabin. There’s …
Park in Squamish & Around

Stawamus Chief Provincial Park

On the way into Squamish from Vancouver, you'll see a sheer, 652m-high granite rock face looming ahead. Attracting hardy climbers the world over, it's called the 'Chief' and it's the highlight of Stawamus Chief Prov…
Waterfall in Squamish & Around

Shannon Falls Provincial Park

About 4km before you reach Squamish, you'll hear the pounding waters of Shannon Falls Provincial Park. Pull into the parking lot and stroll the short trail to BC's third-highest waterfall, where water cascades down …
Cafe in Squamish & Around

Galileo Coffee Company

Lovable small-batch coffee roaster that's commandeered a clapboard house next to Hwy 99 that once belonged to the Britannia Mine manager. The sweet snacks are everyone's favorite carb-load and the coffee is essentia…
Park in Sea To Sky Highway

Brandywine Falls Provincial Park

Around 17km south of Whistler and adjacent to Hwy 99, this tree-lined 143-hectare park has as its focus a spectacular 70m waterfall. A short stroll through the forest leads to a leg-jellying platform overlooking the…
Cafe in Squamish & Around

Zephyr Cafe

No piece of furniture looks like it had the same previous owner at this unashamedly retro cafe in downtown Squamish, from the milk churns posing as barstools, to the wall-mounted unicorn’s head that might have belon…
Distillery in Squamish & Around

Gillespie's Fine Spirits

Fiendishly well-hidden in an industrial area, this friendly little micro-distillery is worth the search. Drop by for Saturday or Sunday tours (2pm) or roll up to the tasting bar and grab one of their housemade gin, …