Stories

ZenSeekers brings you stories from around Alberta and B.C., and in all seasons. We aim to inspire you to get outside and experience transformative travel, from snowshoeing through a boreal forest to kayaking a pristine mountain lake or learning about Indigenous cultures.
#ABWays2Winter Outdoor Nordic Ski Skating

When Ginette Martin looks out at her acreage near Edson, here’s the lovely scene she may see on a...

Tofino Vancouver Island Biking Beach Jaiden George

Oh, B.C. how we have missed you. During the pandemic, it was hard to enjoy your splendour. Yes, we...

Alberta staycation road trip

It might take us a while to build up the confidence to be in a cluster of strangers when we are...

Ginger and Ice

Some people have shifted their office to the dining room table, and for others, the pandemic has...

Wapiti snowshoeing Alberta

Strap a pair of snowshoes to your feet and let the topographic boundaries of winter in Alberta drift...

Drayton Valley Pembina Nordic Skiing #ABWays2Winter

We can’t count the number of activities you can get up to in the west central region of Alberta this...

Winter 2020-21 can be one of two things. It can be long and dreary, or we can make the most of it...

Jeremy Derksen pour #TakeItToTheLake 

Le café, l’artisan fromager, le confectionneur de cocktails...

Le sourire fendu jusqu’aux oreilles, l’eau éclaboussant derrière lui, Josh Meredith se promène en...

Paleontologist for a Day Philip J. Currie Museum

On a normal summer day, enjoying his passion for dinosaur fossil hunting in the valleys and river...

British Columbia lakes beaches

We could easily write a hefty book about all the ways to get out on the water around British...

The long, hot days of summer in Alberta just beg water lovers to find a swimming hole, a place to...

Within a few steps onto a tree-lined trail do you ever say to yourself, “Why don’t I do this more...

A wide shot of two people enjoying a waterfall in Alberta

Does your social media timeline need a boost of positivity and inspiration? These awesome people on...

A white dog sits on some rocks enjoying the alpine lake and mountain view

From dog-friendly hikes, to a surprise encounter with wildlife in the mountains, to getting up close...

Tofno Tin Wis

There’s nothing quite like the moment – driving between Ucluelet and Tofino – when you first turn...

Kiixin Vancouver Island Port Alberni

Situated on the southwestern coast of Vancouver Island is the tight-knit community of Bamfield, home...

How can we act as good allies when we travel and explore in Western Canada?

Kootenay dog portrait

With all of us staying home from work and school because of the pandemic, we have more free time on...

After weeks of social distancing and isolation, we’re all in need of some fresh ideas to stay...