Buy Local Squamish | unceded territory of the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Úxwumixw (Squamish) First Nation

When you buy local, you help build a stronger communities. Local businesses buy from other businesses in the community — growers, makers, manufacturers, graphic designers, accountants, repair services and credit unions, just to name a few. So many Squamish businesses are committed to buying local and supporting a strong community — discover the stories of how Squamish businesses keep your community strong!

The B.C. Buy Local campaign encourages consumers to shift at least 1% of their spending — just $15 — to a local business, or a local grown or local made product. If all consumers make a 1% shift, it will create 3,100 jobs and sends $94M in wages to workers in B.C. Check out more reasons to buy local.

Tucked between the mountains and the sea, halfway between Vancouver and Whistler, on the traditional territories of the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Nation, Squamish offers a lifestyle that is unlike anywhere else. After work, Squamish residents can access some of the best bike trails on the West Coast, or jump on their SUP or kiteboard while enjoying the breathtaking waters of the Howe Sound.  Squamish is also known as one of the best places in the world for rock climbing and hiking. Winter brings more outdoor recreation, with easy access to world renowned mountain resorts and backcountry skiing. Beyond the outdoors, Squamish offers many indoor activities, such as rock climbing and trampolining, along with an eclectic shopping scene, vibrant arts & culture, and loads of dining options. From vegan restaurants and craft breweries to fine dining and international cuisine, Squamish has it all. It has a small town feel with access to big town services. Community spirit is strong here.

There is a special feeling of belonging in Squamish — it’s easy to find to your people. The combination of Squamish’s amazing location, infrastructure, young educated residents and outdoor lifestyle makes Squamish awesome. There’s no better place to live, work and play, and others are starting to notice:

The Squamish Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in the community by actively supporting business, economic growth and economic diversification. They work to develop strong, strategic partnerships to grow the local economy, and ensure participation is recognized across the Squamish community.
Check out the Squamish Chamber directory for great local businesses.

Sponsors & Partners

  • Squamish Chamber of Commerce

Businesses

Squamish Fresh

As a member-owned cooperative Squamish Fresh works to make healthy, affordable food directly accessible to its community. We supply quality food at affordable prices, all while nurturing a healthier and sustainable community. We support the local economy while... Continue reading »

SOLscapes landscapes

SOLscapes Landscape Design Inc. is an ecologically sustainable landscaping company that services the Sea-to-Sky Corridor between West Vancouver and Whistler, brought to you by a team of urban farmers and horticulturalists.... Continue reading »

Sḵwálwen Botanicals

Sḵwálwen Botanicals (skwall – win) is an Indigenous business creating botanical skin care products. Honouring traditional Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish) plant knowledge, we incorporate sustainably harvested plants and organic, high quality ingredients. Our wild plant ingredients are harvested in a... Continue reading »

Squamish Connector

Squamish Connector is a family owned and operated company that was established in 2014. We focus on serving the transportation needs of the Squamish community, and on helping the environment by reducing single occupancy vehicles and carbon emissions within... Continue reading »

Little Bookshop

Little Bookshop is a Squamish-based online bookstore on wheels soon coming to a street near you! We lovingly curate literature for kids. Our focus is on current, diverse and beautifully unique kid lit! For now, browse and order online... Continue reading »

Squamish Dance Centre

Squamish Dance Centre is a place for dancers of all ages and abilities to express, enjoy, and learn in a supportive, inclusive and caring space. We offer a wide range of classes and programs, we believe that dance... Continue reading »

Keir Fine Jewellery

Keir Fine Jewellery has been locally owned and operating in the Sea to Sky corridor since 1993, opening first in Whistler and then moving south to Squamish for our second location in 2019. Whether you’re searching for a... Continue reading »

Treeline Collective

Treeline Collective provides “Products with Purpose for a Life of Adventure”. We’re a brand that puts our people and planet first. We want to encourage an outdoor lifestyle to cultivate mental health and wellbeing for a happy planet. Every product... Continue reading »

Omni Eye and Vision Squamish

Omni Eye and Vision Squamish is a compassionate and experienced team that is dedicated to providing a full spectrum of high-quality personalized eye care for the whole family. Our goal is to meet and exceed your expectations by providing... Continue reading »

Fuse & Sip

Fuse and Sip makes premium drink mixes that are handcrafted, contain 100% natural ingredients and are free of additives. Our infusion kits contain a mix of dehydrated fruit, herbs, flowers, and organic cane sugar. Simply add to your... Continue reading »

Fox and Oak

Fox & Oak is a community coffee and bakehouse in beautiful downtown Squamish, B.C. We produce high quality naturally leavened brioche doughnuts in the Sea to Sky Corridor, and serve them alongside specialty coffee from our local coffee... Continue reading »

Sea to Sky Welding

Sea to Sky Welding provides custom metal fabrication and design, from industrial work to unique interior artistic decor since 2016. We love to collaborate with builders, architects, interior designers, homeowners and dreamers, from early designs and drawings to finishing... Continue reading »

Capra Running

Capra is the only specialty trail and mountain running store in Squamish British Columbia. Founded from a passion for trail running and established to serve the unique needs of running in the Sea to Sky corridor. We’re a... Continue reading »

Spark Kombucha

Spark Kombucha began serving uniquely dry brews in 2015 at the Whistler, Squamish, and Vancouver Farmer’s Markets. It all started as a passion project for founder Ellen, to share this gut healthy beverage exclusively on tap with... Continue reading »

Aboriginal & Eco-Tours

Aboriginal & Eco-Tours offers you authentic Aboriginal cultural and eco-tourism experiences in and around Vancouver, Squamish and the Sunshine Coast. We also offer on-line Live virtual tours via Zoom, including corporate tours for your employees. Our First Nation guides will share ancient and... Continue reading »

O’Brien Pet Foods and Supply

O’Brien Pet Foods and Supply is Squamish’s only locally owned and operated pet food store in town. For over the 30 years we have been here, our commitment to loving, caring, and providing the best for your pets has... Continue reading »

Silverback Treeworks

Silverback Treeworks Ltd. is a locally owned, locally operating business specializing in high quality, safe and affordable tree care. We have been proudly serving the Sea to Sky corridor since 2007 and continue to provide the highest quality... Continue reading »

Good 2 Go Tirecraft Squamish

Good 2 Go Tirecraft Squamish is an independently-owned location of TIRECRAFT, a Canadian founded and operated business specializing in providing superior tires, wheels, accessories and automotive services through independently owned locations nation-wide. Our extensive range of products and... Continue reading »

XOCO

XOCO is a mother and son team brining contemporary Westcoast chocolate to Squamish and beyond. Kevin is a second generation  Squamish Chocolatier. Having trained under world renowned chefs both in Canada and internationally he has been able to... Continue reading »

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