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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.

12 winter adventures contest: enter to transform your season

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CONTEST ALERT which of these 12 winter adventures would you choose? ZenSeekers wants to inspire you...

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Tackle a winter triad at Raven Lodge, Vancouver Island

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Along with cross-country skiing and fat biking, snowshoeing is one of three enchanting winter sports...

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Snowshoe Lake Louise summits, get winter connected

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Lake Louise, AB — Strapping on snowshoes and stepping out onto the powdery expanse of Lake Louise...

Get away to Vermilion for winter reset filled with good vibes

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Vermilion is a town famous for its good vibes, on the cross-country skiing trails; the laidback...

Glide into Greenview for cross-country zen and apres comfort

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If you're seeking a less-traveled winter escape with breathtaking mountain views, sprawling meadows...

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Romance your winter with a Smithers getaway

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Ready to up your romantic game this Valentine’s Day? How about sleigh rides, snowshoeing, skating on...

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Visit Wells for winter wellness, history, local culture

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"Wells is a town with soul" say those who know, and it's also a place with a lot of snow, trails and...

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B&B ski-in/ski-out, cidery tour, northern lights elevate Bonnyville nordic experience

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From the trails at the Bonnyville Nordic Ski Club, to ice fishing on Cold Lake, to Journey North...

Where to find the winter action and apres on a Grande Prairie getaway

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There’s a reason Grande Prairie was chosen as the venue for the province’s biggest amateur winter...

Camping tips for Alberta, BC: campground reservations, hidden gems, summer adventures

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Booking a campground in Alberta or BC these days can feel a little like getting tickets to a Taylor...

Chasing wild ice: skating on mountain lakes in Western Canada

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Is there anything more Canadian than lacing up your skates next to a frozen lake? Skating on a...

Vernon knows winter: snowshoe, sip, play in snowy Okanagan

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When the snow flies, a dinner snowshoe tour is just one winter activity to do in Vernon, an Okanagan...

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Métis cultural experiences infuse winter adventure in Lac La Biche Region

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Learn Métis culture and survival tips in a secluded winter setting, in Lac La Biche Region. Add in a...

Head to Quesnel for winter fun and Games

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With the 2024 BC Winter Games set to descend on the northern BC town of Quesnel, now is the time to...

Tseshaht, Hupačasath First Nations share heritage, re-ignite traditions

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Get to know the culture of the Tseshaht and Hupačasath First Nations, whose time in the Alberni...