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Seaview Highway Opens August 7, 1958


The cruisy engineering and double lanes of the Sea to Sky Highway are a new luxury, only since 2010.

Its original iteration was The Seaview Highway, officially opening to the public on August 7, 1958. Before then, the main mode of transportation to Squamish was a three hour ride on a steamship that departed from downtown Vancouver or a cattle trail.

Let’s just take a moment and think about how un-cruisy that drive must have been…

Seaview Highway

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