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Five eye-catching aurora spots in Western Canada


Seeing the crown of the aurora dancing above my head, rippling green, yellow and orange, I was...

Meet Sexsmith, a community in bloom with good vibes


Long horizons, blooming flowers, a proudly restored grain elevator and friendly locals greet...

Culture and conservation intersect in Vancouver Island documentary


During location scouting for their film Finding Solitude, Jaiden George and Tristan Hinder-Hohlweg...

A wide shot of two people enjoying a waterfall in Alberta

8 inspiring people to follow on social media in Western Canada


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

Zen out with these adorable animal photos


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

Great places to find fall foliage


When it comes to taking in the changing autumn leaves across Western Canada, aim to visit in October...

3 great places to find fall in B.C.


Fall in British Columbia is a time of unparalleled beauty. The mixed forests of deciduous and...


Meditation tips for hikers


As anyone who spends time hiking knows, being outside cultivates a sense of joy and peace you just...

Sheri Landry

An icy walk through Maligne Canyon: Sheri Landry


From icing a cake to walking on ice, Sheri Landry of Edmonton is up to the challenge. As the creator...

Hiking Hidden Canyon Trail

Harmony behind the lens: Debbie and Greg Olsen


Can there be harmony between a writer and a photographer while out on an assignment? What if the...

Mountain Biking in Nakusp

Crash course on mountain bike photography


I ride a road bike. But what I’m not good at is mountain biking. I need to see an obstacle way in...

Waiting for the right moment creates stunning images


Moss won’t gather and roots wont grow under the feet of Nancy Shields. Just following her on...

Biking in Squamish

Squamish: Is Oh So Turned-On These Days


The absurdly gifted environmental artist Andy Goldsworthy thinks often about ‘sense of place,” that...


Meeting a moose for breakfast


Chris Wheeler says he lives in Whistler but I’m willing to bet he spends more time on the road than...

Waterfall on Vancouver Island

Waterfalls of Vancouver Island


There's something magical about waterfalls. From hearing roaring water from a distance to up close...