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.

Whistler powder day

You know that feeling of floating on clouds. I’ve described it as carving on a cloud of meringue...

Mount Cain - The tailgate life is a prominent part of the Cain culture. You'll find people go up Friday evening with campers, tents, and car beds and stay the weekend

2021 is the year of the tailgate! Our usual ski lodge lunch breaks and après lounging has been...

Troll Ski Resort #SkiNorth BC

Craving the simple things in life, these days? We thought so. When you #SkiNorthBC, it’s a bit like...

snowshoe sprint

Strap a pair of snowshoes to your feet and let the topographic boundaries of winter in Alberta drift...

Spirit North Cross Country Skiing Indigenous Youth

If you’re seeking the upsides of the COVID-19 pandemic, the enthusiasm for outdoor winter sports...

Baldy Mountain Resort Skiers-Distance Credit SnowSeekers Photographer Chris Wheeler

While some of us dream of living at the base of a ski resort, there are the lucky ones that do. But...

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Our top reasons for Nordic skiing in Alberta are as varied as the terrain you can stride and glide...

Hudson Bay Smithers

Welcome to winter in the wide-open spaces of Northern Alberta, which are sure to bring you joy. 

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As we have all experienced over the past two weeks, winter has arrived and shows no signs of...

Norquary early opening Oct. 2020

YES! It Is happening!

We don’t have to look far for signs of winter because here @SnowSeekers we...

Heartstrings

“It’s said we carry our ancestors wherever we go. Knowing I was in this special place, where I know...

Snow Seekers snowboarding Powderking BC

The ski and riding season is going to look a little different this year. But hey, nothing is getting...

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This year got off to a pretty unprecedented start, and it meant a lot of ski resorts closed in early...

Two people cross country ski while it snows in Smithers BC

Exploring the great outdoors isn't limited to the warmer months. It's just as fun, and just as good...

A lot has happened in Alberta and British Columbia since last season, and there's so much to know as...

A skier goes down a hill throwing up snow in their path

It might only be August but it looks like folks throughout Alberta and British Columbia are just as...

This year was an amazing ski and snowboard season before it was cut short. Let’s make sure we don't...

Nothing beats seeing a happy doggo running through the snow. Jaw dragging, mouth open and scooping...

SkiNorthBC

It’s an unprecedented year for western Canada’s beloved ski hills and its turning into an...

Wow, wasn’t that the week that felt like a lifetime? With the barrage of bad news about the...