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6 “silly questions” people always ask our pilots

In Our Guests by Vicky Farrand0 Comments

A few times a week we get asked “this might be a silly question, but…” Let us begin by saying there is no such thing as a silly question. The only silly question is one not asked. No one was born understanding how planes work or how to fly one. So, we’ve picked the 6 most frequently asked, self-proclaimed “silly …

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Exploring Squamish Part 2: Sea to Sky Air Flightseeing

In Squamish Activities, Squamish Attractions by Vicky Farrand0 Comments

This post was written by Daman Beatty Originally published on Tourism Squamish recently invited myself and some other local online media folks to come get a taste of life in nearby Squamish. It is like a little secret paradise, less than an hour’s drive from Vancouver. In this four-part series, I will share with you some of the adventures …

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Garibaldi Lake: Everything tourists (and you) need to know before you go

In Canada 150, Garibaldi Provincial Park by Vicky Farrand0 Comments

Where is Garibaldi Lake? Garibaldi Lake is in southwestern British Columbia, roughly 37 km north of Squamish and 19 km south of Whistler. It sits in a large subalpine basin in Garibaldi Provincial Park. The park is a hub of recreational activity for locals and tourists alike who enjoy hiking, climbing, ski touring, and sightseeing in its picturesque landscape. History & …

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19 Ways To Take Better Aerial Photography

In Squamish Things To Do by Vicky Farrand0 Comments

Shooting from a birds-eye-view is a photographer’s dream and it will certainly get your Instagram feed a lot of attention. But besides your annual vacation flight (where you can’t really see much landscape anyway), it’s a perspective not many of us get to experience. If you’ve ever thought about taking a sightseeing tour or aerial photography tour you’re probably familiar with the …

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12 Incredible guest photos from our scenic flights near Vancouver

In Aerial Photos + Video, Canada 150, Our Guests by deast0 Comments

They say that a picture speaks a thousand words, and if that’s true everyone who visits British Columbia could write a book. Just a 30-40 minute drive from downtown Vancouver, Sea To Sky Highway near Squamish starts to reveal some of the world’s most awe inspiring vistas. Featured in movies and advertising campaigns in countries world-wide, there’s a reason it …

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20 Travel Photos To Inspire You To Visit The Sea To Sky Squamish

In Aerial Photos + Video, Canada 150, Sea To Sky Corridor, Squamish Attractions by deast0 Comments

The Sea To Sky region in Squamish has to be one of the most beautiful and diverse places in the world. We have world-class dive sites, world-famous rock climbing, mountain biking and hiking, international kiteboarding and windsurfing, and legendary fishing. Did you know this region is also the winter home of the bald eagle? There’s a lot here that will surprise …

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What Is A Glacier Air Tour & Why Are They So Popular Right Now?

In Squamish Attractions, Squamish Things To Do by Vicky Farrand0 Comments

Oh glaciers. Is there any arrangement of water molecules more majestic or awe-inspiring? And yet sadly glaciers are disappearing from landscapes all across the globe at a rapid rate. In British Columbia alone, levels of glacier melt have been described as “shocking”, and in a recent CBC news article glacier researcher Matt Beedle said that the Castle Creek glacier is receding at a …