Go from the sea to the sky with this fantastic gondola ride in Squamish, 40 miles (65 km) from Vancouver. Opened in May 2014, the Sea to Sky Gondola is an incredible attraction, sure to amaze even the most hardened traveler. And it’s in Squamish, which CNNMoney.com has called the top mountain town to visit in North America. Get lifted to the top of the mountain for soaring views of the coniferous-forest-clad mountains.
• 1 hour
Travel back in time and experience what it was like to be a miner with a visit to the famous Britannia Mine Museum. Situated between Vancouver and Whistler is Britannia Mine, British Columbia's historic copper mine community in the 1900s. This award-winning museum will give you an in-depth look at mining throughout the years. General admission tickets also include gold panning, plus a ride deep into a real mine!
• 3 hours
Enjoy an exhilarating white-water rafting trip along the Elaho River in Squamish, in the midst of British Columbia's gorgeous Coast Mountain range. Whether you’re a thrill seeker or just want a day in nature, this exciting rafting trip is for you. Tackle thrilling Class III and IV rapids with the help of your guide.
• 5.5 hours
Discover your sense of adventure and love of the outdoors on this fun and memorable family-friendly rafting trip midway between Vancouver and Whistler. This scenic 1.5-hour rafting trip takes you down the Cheakamus River in Squamish. All equipment, plus drinks and snacks, are included.
• 3 hours
Serving up over 200 kms of single-track, Mountain Bike Magazine has named Squamish as one of the top 25 wildest and most exotic places to ride in the world. Experience some of the best mountain biking in the world in Squamish on the perfect rental bike. Choose from a selection of bikes designed for riding through Squamish. Our Bike Fleet includes: 2018 Norco Sight A1 in both 27.5" and 29" wheels sizes. Bikes are available in sizes from xtra-small to xtra-large. 2018 Norco Range A1 in both 27.5" and 29" wheels sizes. Bikes are available in sizes medium and large 2018 Norco Fluid 6.2 for those under 5'2" 2018 Norco Fluid 4.2 for smaller youth. 2018 Norco Fluid HT 2.3 for the young riders under 8 years of age. Our bike rentals are available for daily rentals from 8 am to 6 pm, 7 days per week.
• 10 hours
Enjoy bird’s-eye views over the rugged Canadian wilderness on this 35-minute Squamish Valley flightseeing tour. Take to the skies with your pilot and watch as the rolling terrain of the Squamish Valley unfolds before you. Marvel at gigantic glaciers, shimmering alpine lakes, snow-capped peaks and plunging valleys across the Tantalus, Alpha, Ossa and Omega mountain ranges. Soar high over the breathtaking Garibaldi Provincial Park, nestled in the hills between Squamish and Whistler. With your headphones on, listen as your pilot sheds light on the region’s fascination geology.
• 35 minutes
Garibaldi Provincial Park, the crown jewel of Sea-to-Sky Country, contains the most awe-inspiring sights and visual delights of any terrain for hundreds of miles around. They are all located between Vancouver and Whistler! Enjoy amazing bird's-eye views and live narration from your pilot on this 50-minute flight over Whistler's backcountry from Squamish.
• 50 minutes
There is no better place to give Mountain Biking a try than Squamish! Mountain Biking will give you a new perspective on outdoor excitement and provide you a new challenge that will test you both mentally and physically. Our industry certified guides know how to get the most out of your trip to Squamish and will make sure your first experience on a mountain bike is a memorable one!During your Intro to Mountain Biking session, we will teach you the fundamental skills you need to tackle the trails with confidence. Everything you need will be provided, including a super high-end Mountain Bike from Norco Bicycles and a Helmet to keep you safe. And no Mountain Bike ride would be complete without a well deserved après at Norman Rudy’s on Squamish’s Best Patio, all included in your cost.
• 3 hours
Via Ferrata is a fun mix of hiking and climbing for non-climbers! Via Ferrata, is a vertical adventure, assisted by metal rungs, bridges, and a safety cable. Join an exciting and unique climbing experience. With awe-inspiring views of ocean fjords and mountain peaks, this is sure to be an adventure you won’t forget! This one-hour tour is suitable for adults and families with children ages 8 and up, and is a fully guided tour. Don't miss this on your trip to Squamish!
• 1 hour
Try rock climbing outdoors in the world-renowned climbing community of Squamish, BC. Your experienced guide belays you from a top-rope and provides helpful tips as you climb. No experience is necessary. There are climbing walls to suit all levels of climbers from complete beginners to experienced. Just let us know what suits you. All climbing equipment is provided (helmet, climbing shoes, harness, ropes, and hardware). This is a must-do activity on your next visit to Squamish!Minimum of 2 adults are required per booking at the per person rate. Private bookings are available upon request; please contact Mountain Skills Academy & Adventures.
• 3.5 hours