Stories

Take a minute to scroll through our stories researched by some of Canada’s best writers, bloggers and influencers. They have experienced every B.C. and Alberta mountain resort to bring you the latest news on your favourite snow destinations. They explored the runs, glades and backcountry but also dug deep to bring you the details about other activities to round out your day or ski vacation. In B.C., learn about the snowshoe trails in Golden, the ice climbing wall at Big White, the cross-country trails at Sun Peaks or the fat-tire biking at Kimberley. In Alberta tempt yourself with the stories about cat-skiing at Castle Mountain, après ski fun in Banff National Park and fine dining at the top of Norquay. Don’t forget the hidden gems in Northern BC and yes, the prairies of Alberta - we’ve decided they shouldn’t be secrets anymore. Click and #daretoexplore.

  • ‘Going all the way to the straw’ at Canyon’s Friday night Tube and Dine is a wintry twist on date night

  • It?s one of those crisp, calm nights on the cusp of the winter solstice, when most folks are hibernating in front of the TV. The moon and a smattering of stars peep out between a wedge in the clouds and light up the velvet-like night sky, but where is Jody Robbins?

  • Snowshoe and spa. It doesn't get much better than that in Banff! Read as Jody Robbins explains the relaxing weekend retreat that awaits in the Canadian Rockies.

  • Banff is undisputedly one of the prettiest places to visit in Canada in winter. What makes it so special is its prime location in the Rocky Mountains and easy accessibility to all sorts of winter adventures ? from dogsledding to fat-tire biking to skiing, and even caving and icy walks into beautiful canyons.

  • The FIS Freesyle Ski World Cup presented by the Waterloo Innovations Network will make its way to Winsport Canada Olympic Park (COP) Jan. 28 to 29 for training runs, culminating in the race on Jan. 30.

  • The vacation was planned purposely on specific dates. The kids were home only one day from university before we tossed them and their ski gear in the car and drove off to Kimberley Alpine Resort for a pre-Christmas family get-away. I wanted to visit with them and have some 'just-us-time.' At first the complaints about missing friends and parties were boisterous, but as their skis touched the fresh powder the complaints subsided. It?s true - there are no friends on powder days.

  • Wells, BC, is like that special place you may have never heard of - but don't let that deter you from going. It's often true that the real adventures begin where the road ends. Here are some don't-miss tips for enjoying a blend of serene and wild times in this small British Columbia town.

  • For skiers and snowboarders out there, all we really want for Christmas is snow and a lot more of it. Seems Santa has been playing nice with Ullr these past few weeks bringing joy to all SnowSeekers. Take a look at our recent coverage that proves how epic this snowy collaboration has been.

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  • Families have been making memories at Manning Park for generations so it was fitting that Miss 604 brought her sister along for the first ski weekend of the season.

  • It was a day for the ages! Whistler Blackcomb saw one of it's best powder days in the last 7 years. See the photos here.

  • Mount Washington had a most epic opening day. Check out SnowSeekers' photos here. 

  • Looking for some great gifts this season that will please the adventurer on your shopping list? Well, we have compiled a list, including some of our favorite items, that we know any skiier or snowboarder would greatly appreciate.  

  • Thirty minutes east up a quiet road through dense forests and reclaimed clear cuts from the village of Lac La Hache, you?ll find Mount Timothy Ski Area.