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Stawamus Chief Park

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Address: Squamish, British Columbia, Canada
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We started the climb at about 9am and easily found a space in the carpark which also has toilets. Follow the signs to ensure you use the correct trail, there were a few deviations... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We started the climb at about 9am and easily found a space in the carpark which also has toilets. Follow the signs to ensure you use the correct trail, there were a few deviations at the start when we were there. It is a climb but we just wore running shoes and had a some water. Great views at the... More 

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Squamish, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Take lots of water and snacks and go on a nice day. This hike is still doable in the rain but not as rewarding of a view if its overcast and also dangerous when wet. This hike requires sure footing and endurance, leave early to give yourself lots of time to make it back down with day light. You will... More 

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Thank kerrplunk2016
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

One that you have to do if you are visiting. It's a challenging route and can often be quite slippery but it is well worth it when you get to the peak. The first peak is the aim to get the view you need but head to the other two peaks as well to complete the challenge! If you can... More 

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Thank mward213
Hasselt, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

This is a climbing rock. Unfortunately we saw it in the rain so no one was climbing. This was a nice stop on our way from Whistler to Vancouver.

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Thank traveladdict3500
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

Great hike! Make sure to be prepared though! There were lots of tourists who had to turn back cause they had no water. the view was amazing. if you are in squamish- check it out!

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Thank lola1212016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The Stawamus Chief Park starts with a provincial campground with 15 vehicle accessible and 47 walk-in sites. These are willderness type campsite with no services on each site. There is water, a shelter and outdoor toilets in the campground. It has hiking and world renowned climbing The trails start at the end of the entry road of the campground. The... More 

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Thank Cheryle B
Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

my son's hockey team went up the Chief and came down with Gondla. It took 2 hrs and 45 min. It was chalenging, but it worth it! the gondla ride was amaging to over see ocean and mountains.

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Thank seigo s
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

It's a very steep hike up to the top but the views are worth it! The Chief is a huge granite dome that overlooks Squamish and the rewards for the hike is one of the best viewing platforms imaginable!

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Thank LouiseHS93
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Highly visible from many parts of the local area, this mighty monolith provides a spectacular sight. Great walking trails nearby

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Ile-de-France, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Peak 2 followed by Peak 1 and a Peak 1. An extraordinary ascension in forest, with hight steps, tree roots and big rocks. As a reward, a sensationnal panoramic view on the top with sunny skies. A feast for body and eyes 👍. Stawamus Chief is a very beautiful and pleasant trail for nature lovers and sports. No pain, no... More 

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