Squamish campgrounds

At the Chief: Stawamus Chief Provincial Park Campground – BC parks site, camping fees

3 minutes south: Klahanie Campground – private business, camping fees

5 minutes north: District of Squamish Municipal Campground – public site, camping fees

7 minutes north: Mamquam River Campground – non-profit site, camping fees

10 minutes north: Mtn Fun Basecamp – private business, camping fees

14 minutes north: Alice Lake Provincial Park Campground – BC parks site, camping fees

15 minutes east: Raffuse Creek – small public site on a forest road, no fees.

19 minutes north: Cat Lake Recreation Site – public site, camping fees

19 minutes north-west: Paradise Valley Campground – private business, camping fees

19 minutes south: Porteau Cove Provincial Park Campground – BC parks site, camping fees

20 minutes north: Chek Canyon Recreation Site – public site, no fees, major sport climbing location

28 minutes north-west: Squamish Valley Campground – private business, camping fees


  • SAS position on proposed District of Squamish camping bylaw
    On April 9th, District of Squamish council voted that draft bylaw 2679 proceed to the three readings needed for formal adoption. The effect of the bylaw will be to change the legal status of “crown land camping” within the municipal boundary, with two exempt areas. As SAS...
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  • Recent donations and assistance, winter 2019
    SAS is very grateful to the following organisations and individuals for donations over the last six months: Ian Quigley Sophie LaMarre Manouane Deschenes Climb On James Bourgeois Vincent Beasse Connor Clark Liam Hornby We would especially like to thank Counterpart Coffee for an unexpected and very generous...
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  • 2018 Report
    Following on from January’s AGM, the society is making available its 2018 Annual report....
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  • Founding director Todd Gerhart leaves SAS board
        Todd Gerhart resigned from the SAS board in November last year, citing increased time pressure at work (he is a senior federal lawyer) and other personal commitments. He had been on the board of the society continuously since its foundation in 2004, occupying both the...
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