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backpacking trails in Squamish

Region in British Columbia, Canada
Squamish Backpacking Map

Perfectly situated along the Sea-to-Sky Highway between Vancouver and Whistler, Squamish offers relatively easy access to a vast area of rugged terrain that is tailor made for multi-day backpacking excursions. Surrounded by imposing mountains, coursing rivers, and swathes of dense forest, the wild nature of this area will provide countless opportunities for hiking, camping, and climbing through some of the most breathtaking landscapes in British Columbia.

Although it is less popular than its well-known neighbour Whistler, Squamish is fast becoming one of the most sought after destinations for outdoor exploration on the West Coast. From the beautiful scenery along the shores of Howe Sound in the southern part of the region, to the majestic peaks of the Tantalus Range and the vast expanse of Garibaldi Provincial Park; you can rest assured that there is no shortage of stunning backcountry terrain to explore on your next backpacking adventure in Squamish.

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The best backpacking trails in Squamish

Mamquam Lake Backpacking Trail

01. Mamquam Lake Backpacking Trail

24.9mi 6,407ft 2d

The Mamquam Lake Backpacking Trail is a 24.9mi out-and-back hiking route in Garibaldi… Read More

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