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.
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...

Looking for summer activities that will let you relax and unwind? Here are a few BC-based activities...

Now that the sun and warmth have arrived, it's the perfect time to find a little peace of mind and...

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

In Alberta, there’s no shortage of stops to make if you’re planning on taking some day trips this...

Vancouver

After months being at home, a road trip sounds pretty good right about now. Dream of fresh air and...

ZenSeekers 40-day challenge

For a lot of us, the past year has been a whirlwind of social distance anxiety and confusion. Let's...

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...

#Vermiliononline Festival Vermilion businesses Covid 19 pandemic

We’ve seen a lot of changes since the pandemic hit. Changes to how we work, how we play, how we...

ZenSeekers 40-day challenge

My former self, a passionate juggler with constant balls in the air lived a pretty frantic life. But...

Stanley Park, Vancouver BC

In today’s world, many of us are arriving at a new understanding of what matters. The reality is we...

In today’s world, being positive just keeps getting harder. The reality is we are moving through...

Vernon

Bob Vedan is living the active lifestyle dream in Vernon.

“My trifecta is skiing in the morning...

Kelowna

There’s nothing like feeling like a total rockstar when you land at a destination for a few days of...

Crowsnest Pass

CROWSNEST PASS - Exploring the Crowsnest Pass three ways by water last spring gave us the...

Zen

CRANBROOK, B.C. – Picture a frozen lake you can have pretty much to yourself, and a place where you...

Lac La Biche Trapper

With hands strengthened by more than 30 years of working traps, Paul Padlesky removes a small, white...