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Five of Vernon's best hikes


In spring of 2023, Vernon officially received the designation as Trails Capital of BC! To test out...

Camp & Bike the ‘Hawk, at Nitehawk Grande Prairie


Camp beside mountain bike trails with bike instructors, shuttles, local beer  and good times in...

Hike view of Port Alberni Chris Istace ZenSeekers

Head to Port Alberni for an easy Vancouver Island getaway


With warm friendly lakes, an ocean inlet, easy hikes and waterfalls, leaning into Port Alberni as a...

Chill at Port Alberni’s hip shops, foodie and photo spots


Port Alberni is an oft-overlooked gem, tingling with new experience for photography buffs, nature...

Port Alberni

Cool off in Port Alberni with easy, fun summer adventures


With beautiful freshwater beaches (like Sproat Lake), cool waterfalls and lazy rivers that all flow...

Port Alberni will take you to your happy place


When I think about my happy places, what often comes to mind is the smile on the faces of friends...

Wine touring at Valley of the Springs, Nakusp, BC.

Harvest flavours of Arrows Lakes lush, rich and wild


The sword is heavier than I expected. I’m at the Mithril Meadery in Nakusp, British Columbia...

Cold Lake dinner cruise with Edgewater Experiences, Cold Lake AB.

Luxe life in Cold Lake feels like Margaritaville


Bright blue skies and deep blue water for miles, birds soaring above, a refreshing breeze softening...

View of downtown Calgary, AB, from St. Patrick's Island.

Bike-friendly Calgary Will Connect you to Nature and Urban Adventures


Over the last decade Calgary has prioritized cycling infrastructure. With 1,000 kilometres of...

Biking to a view of the North Saskatchewan River and downtown Edmonton from Walterdale Hill, Edmonton, AB.

Explore Edmonton by Bike and Connect to Nature


Did you know Edmonton, AB, is home to the largest stretch of connected urban parkland in North...

Hucking into South Bear Creek bike trails, Grande Prairie, AB.

Go big with bikes, golf and brews in Grande Prairie


Biking, golfing, camping, hiking and (nearby) breweries—the South Bear Creek recreation area is an...

Sunset from the Journey North Cider Co. patio.

Recharge and chill in Bonnyville


In the fiery glow of a prairie sunset, seen from the balcony of Journey North Cider Co., the trio of...

Mother's Day forest walk

Carpe diem on Mother’s Day


Oh no. I just looked up Mother’s Day on Wikipedia. Did you know the modern celebration of Mother’s...

Tofino Vancouver Island Biking Beach Jaiden George

Busting Out of the Pandemic Blocks in British Columbia


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

Alberta staycation road trip

Planning for Post-Pandemic Staycations in Alberta


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

Manger et boire entre amis à Vermilion


Jeremy Derksen pour #TakeItToTheLake 

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

Biking in a skills park in Hinton Alberta

Hinton: Hit the trails in this Central Alberta Mountain Biking Mecca


As someone who lives in an area known for mountain biking, I didn’t know what to expect when I...

Canoeing in Lac La Biche #TakeItToTheLake

Finding that peaceful, easy feeling in Lac La Biche


Angus Cockney stalked the sunrise over the lake like a cougar tracking a deer in the forest, his...