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Address: Squamish, British Columbia, Canada
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Second in size only to Gibralter as a free standing granite monolith

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 17, 2016
Cheryle B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 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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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 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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Ipswich, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 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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Chilliwack, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

610 meters up. Great day trip. To the top and back in 4 hrs. We ignored the weather forecast (rain). And were rewarded to sun and clear skies at the top. Build up you courage and do this hike

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

If you enjoy hiking and are planning on being in the area, this is a must do. The Sea to Summit Trail is one among a few different trails located in the park and covers 7.5 km and 900 meters of elevation to the top. Once you get there, you'll be rewarded with amazing panoramic views of the area. There... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

The most beautiful trail I've ever done in Vancouver area. Much better (harder too) than the Grouse Grind, really well maintained, steep, with a spectacular viewpoint midway through. We only did the 1st peak, which was absolutely beautiful. Very slippery at the end where it's only bare rock, but so rewarding after you get to the top. Can't think of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

Hiking the Stawamus Chief was a challenge. Toronto has no mountains so others who are from an environment of peaks may find this hike an easy to moderate level. Rising 702 m or 2300 ft you will face steep terrain, steep steps, ladders, and chains will help you throughout the hike. Get to the top and all the struggle was... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

It's a great view at the top of any of the 3 peaks. If you've got short legs, it's challenging going up and coming back down the tall stairs and big rocks.

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