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This Squamish sightseeing flight is the perfect birthday gift for under $100

In Homepage Feature, Squamish Activities by Vicky Farrand

Birthdays are a time for fun, adventure and a little bit of something extraordinary. After all, you are celebrating another trip around the sun! At an affordable $87, the Sea To Skypilot sightseeing flight is perfect for people who want to give an out-of-this-world gift experience without breaking the bank. Sea To Skypilot Quick Facts 25-minutes long 3500ft above sea …

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The Best Squamish Weather Webcams Perfect For Trip Planning

In Aerial Photos + Video, Flying In Squamish, Sea To Sky Corridor, Squamish Activities by Vicky Farrand

Ever wish you had a crystal ball that could tell you what the Squamish weather was like before you set off? Well now you do. Enter the wonderful world of Squamish weather webcams. The Sea To Sky Corridor is notorious for its fast-changing weather patterns that come off the Pacific and up the Howe Sound. In fact, there is a …

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Sea To Sky Air Wins 3 Squamish Chief Reader’s Choice Awards 2018

In Awards, Homepage Feature by Vicky Farrand

We’re excited to announce that this week Sea to Sky Air was awarded 3 honours at the Squamish Chief Reader’s Choice Awards 2018. Best Scenic Flight Tours Best Adventure Tour Best Local Website These awards are particularly special to us because they’re voted for by our community. People who we live, work and play with. People we have met and people we are excited …

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Things to do in Squamish: 13 summer flightseeing photos that will leave you in love with BC

In Adventure Inspiration by Vicky Farrand

Outdoor Recreation Capital of Canada. Now, that’s a big title for a small town. But if you ask anyone who has visited Squamish, BC they’ll tell you that it more than lives up to the name! As with all adventure towns, the most memorable and exciting experiences involve around getting yourself to epic places by epic means. Whether that’s Squamish hikes, …

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Red Algae in Squamish: 5 Fascinating & Happy Facts (We Think) You Should Know

In Squamish Canada by Vicky Farrand

Summer 2018 has seen the return of a huge red algae bloom in the waters of the Howe Sound. This natural occurrence is common in Squamish waters and is sometimes misidentified as the more sinister “red tide”. The Squamish Chief newspaper spoke with Elysha Gordon of the Canadian Shellfish Sanitation Program Coordinator for Department of Fisheries and Oceans who confirmed that the …

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You Can Fly Over Garibaldi Lake + Hike Joffre Lakes In One Day: $264

In Trip Planning by Vicky Farrand

We’re partnered with the awesome team at the Vancouver-based tour company, LIVV Adventures to bring you an exciting day visiting two of southwestern BC’s most iconic destinations. To see and experience both of these incredible sights from Vancouver is usually a multi-day trip. Garibaldi Lake is a 90-minute drive from Vancouver and a 6-hour hike and Joffre Lakes are a 3-hour …

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Lake Lovely Water Guide: Everything tourists (and you) need to know before you go

In Squamish Attractions by Vicky Farrand

Where is Lake Lovely Water? Lake Lovely Water is a jaw-dropping alpine lake in southwestern British Columbia, roughly 11.5 km northwest of Squamish and 36.5 km southwest of Whistler. Lake Lovely Water sits in a large subalpine cirque at 3822ft in the rugged Tantalus Range in Tantalus Provincial Park. The mountains here are made of mostly granite topped with ancient …