Stawamus Chief Trailhead
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A 90 min., intermediate hike to the top of a monolith for a view of Squamish and Howe Sound. There is an approximate 500 m elevation gain to Peak 1, 590 m to Peak 2, and 630 m to Peak 3.
Great hike options to first, second or third peak. Tighten your runners or approach shoes, dress in layers (you will need to peel them off), and bring water and a snack. Vertical incline and many stairs to start and finish. Exceptionally worth it. All peaks are great. Dog friendly, child…
Hiking the Chief gives you the best view of Squamish, Howe Sound and the surrounding mountains. It’s pretty steep so you need to be physically fit but the trail is well maintained and signed.
As you drove up to Whistler you came through Squamish and probably looked at a massive rock face called "The Chief". There is a great - challenging - well marked hike up the back side. It's not far... but VERY vertical. It's almost entirely big steps up, but families do it with kids who're up for…