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Additional Sources of Information

iMapBC iMapBC provides the public with a window to spatial information in
British Columbia
iMapBC Home Page 
Web Map Services DataBC now provides public access to the Province’s geographic warehouse through connection links such as Google Earth’s popular KML and industry standard WMS (Web Map Service). This provides users unprecedented access to provincial geographic information through a single Internet gateway DataBC Home Page 
Base Mapping and Geomatic Services
(includes air photos, digital images, topographical maps)
GeoBC - Crown Registry and Geographic Base Branch
Contact toll free via Service BC
In Vancouver call: 604-660-2421
In Victoria call: 250-387-6121
Elsewhere in BC call: 1-800-663-7867
GeoBC Home Page 
Vegetation Maps
(formerly known as forest cover maps)
(paper copies)
Operated by Highland Imaging
PO Box 37055
2401F Millstream Rd
Victoria, BC
V9B 0E8 Canada
Phone: 1-250-474-7122
Forest Cover Maps (cost depends on size)
** no longer carry topographical maps **
Clover Point Cartographics
5th Floor
1312 Blanshard St.
Victoria, BC, Canada
V8W 2J1
Phone: 250-384-3537 or toll free
Recreation Maps ($3.35 each)
(some maps are still available here)
Geological Survey of Canada Bookstore
101-606 Robson Street
Phone: 604-666-0271
Squamish Trail Map
($6.95 + tax)
Produced by 99 North
Available from District of Squamish,
Chamber of Commerce and local merchants
Whistler Trail Map
($10.95 + tax)
Produced by Terra*Pro
phone: 604-932-8305
Available from Whistler Chamber of Commerce; also
bike shops and book stores in Whistler
Topographical Marine Charts
Travel guides, globes Queen’s Printer Legislation & Reports
** limited supply of topographical maps in store **
International Travel Maps & Books
539 West Pender, Vancouver
Phone: 604-687-3320
Fax: 604-687-5925
530 West Broadway, Vancouver
Phone: 604-879-3621
Fax: 604-879-4521
Topographical: 1:20 000 1:50 000 1:250 000 for all of BC

Nautical: all countries in Pacific ocean

Air charts: all Canada

Nanaimo Maps and Charts
8 Church Street
Nanaimo, BC V9R 5H4
Phone: 250-754-2513
Fax: 1-800-553-2313
Maps of the Sea to Sky District
(4mg Adobe format)


BC PARKS Information on BC Parks including access, trail conditions, campfire bans in provincial parks and fees
Vancouver Mycological Society (
South Vancouver Island Mycological Society (

For other information on harvesting mushrooms in the Coast Region, please contact:
Andy MacKinnon RPBio RPF, Research Ecologist, Coast Area
SQUAMISH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE serving Squamish, Britannia Beach and Furry Creek
102-38551 Loggers Lane
Squamish BC  V8B 0H2
Phone: 604-815-4994
Fax: 604-815-4998
Visitor information services for the area, including recreation and business opportunities EMAIL: