*If you have suggestions/additions to the list, please Contact Us.


 

 

Access Societies:

– Climbers’ Access Society of BC
– Squamish Access Society

 

Accommodations:

Squamish:
Camping:
Chief Climbers campground
Rent:
Squamish Housing For Rent/Sell/Buy Facebook group
Squamish Hostel
https://www.airbnb.ca

Vancouver:
Google Vancouver hostels (multiple)
https://www.padmapper.com/
https://vancouver.craigslist.ca/
Search “Vancouver Rent” on Facebook (multiple)
https://www.airbnb.ca

 

 

 

 

Blogs

– Cruxn
– MEC blog
– Canadian Climbers:
– Sonnie Trotter
– Jamie Chong
– Jasmin Caton
– Jason Kruk
– Jen Olson
– Jeremy Blumel
– Mike Doyle
– Sean McColl
– Vicki Weldon
Will Gadd
– Will Stanhope

 

Carpooling, Carshare & Renting a vehicle

Renting a vehicle

 

Climbing partners

 

Physiotherapist Recommendation & Climbing Injury Treatment

 

Squamish:

Vancouver:

 

Gear Shop

Squamish:

– Climb on
– Vahalla Pure

Vancouver:

– Mountain Equipment Co-op (Vancouver, North Vancouver, Langley)
– Vahalla Pure

 

Guidebooks and Online Topos: (You need to buy a book; online only has limited topos)

– Climbers’ Guide to Squamish (book: routes only)
– Quickdraw Publications: Squamish Climbing, Bouldering and free online topos (book: bouldering & routes; online topos)
– Canadian Rock: Select Climbs of the West (book: routes only)
– West Coast Ice (book; online updates on their websiteFacebook)
https://www.mountainproject.com/

 

Mountain Clubs 

Vancouver:

– UBC Varsity Outdoor Club
– BC Mountaineering Club
– Alpine Club of Canada

 

 

Mountain schools

– Squamish Rock Guide (Squamish)
– Mountain Skills Academy (Squamish, Whistler)
– Canada West Mountain School (Vancouver, Squamish, Whistler)
– Our VRCG in house ACMG guide Brent Nixon @ Vancouver Mountain Guides (members get 20% off all courses) (Vancouver, Squamish)

 

Indoor climbing gyms / facilities in Greater Vancouver

Squamish:

Vancouver:

– Vancouver Cliffhanger 
– Hive (Vancouver)(Bouldering only)
UBC climbing wall
– 
Vancouver UBC Bouldering Cave (Bouldering only)
– 
Vancouver Riley Park Outdoor Free-standing Boulder (Bouldering only) (Free)
– 
Vancouver Mt. Pleasant Community Center Climbing Wall (not a climbing gym, special booking only)
Hive (North Vancouver) (Bouldering only)
– 
North Vancouver the Edge
– 
North Vancouver Laser Dome
– 
Burnaby BCIT Climbing Wall
– 
Richmond Oval 
– 
Coquitlam ClimbBase5 Climbing Gym
Surrey Coastal Climbing Centre
– 
Maple Ridge Rock Wall 
Project Climbing Center (Cloverdale) (Bouldering only)
– 
Project Climbing Center (Abbottsford) 

 

Magazines

– Gripped

 

Safety Labs

Black Diamond Lab
UIAA

 

Training for Climbing

– Mike Doyle’s Climbing Training
– Neil Gresham’s Climbing Masterclass

 

 

Climbing Conditions Report & Discussion

Local: