I got to go to a White Water Rafting trip in Squamish! Not knowing how to swim and the hated getting wet made me ponder if it was such a good idea after all, but it turned out to be quite fun! I think what was more exciting than the rapids were the serenity of the area,… Continue reading Squamish : Miga goes White Water Rafting!
Very close to the Stawamus Chief and the Sea to Sky Gondola is Shannon Falls! It is 335 meter and the third tallest in BC. There is a parking lot that they share with the hikers from the Chief, a washroom, and a small convenient store! Most of the people here are hikers while other came here for… Continue reading Squamish : Shannon Falls
Seeing the Howe Sound from above no longer requires you to hike up X amount of hours through granite rocks and in some places pulling yourself up in ropes … now, you can sit and get to the top in 8 minutes flat. You can also come back down without destroying your knees. The gondola is $37.95 per person… Continue reading Squamish : Stawamus Chief – Sea to Sky Gondola
On the last day of April, I had a chance to visit the Britannia Mine Museum, which main site is a 21-storey building built on a hill and everyone coming or returning from Whistler to Vancouver can see it from a distance. The Britannia Mine began after copper was discovered in these areas. Operations started in… Continue reading Squamish : Britannia Beach – Britannia Mine Museum