Joanne Elves

Joanne Elves

Homebase Calgary

As assistant editor at Seekers and a freelance travel writer, Elves roams the world looking for the odd, the unusual, the inspiring and the great travel stories but admits when there is sun or snow - that's the best story of all. Recent writing credits include; The Globe and Mail Drive, The Calgary Herald travel section; Canadian Running, Canadian Cycling, and WestJet Magazines. Her "other job" is director of operations for a wind energy company. Her favourite stories can be found on her website Joanne Elves - on the go

Stories by Joanne Elves

Snowboarder taking air at Marmot Basin in Jasper, AB, Canada

Snorkel and skis at the ready, we know you’re chomping at the bit for that pow day escape! We’ve...


Ever wonder how your favourite ski hill looks in the summer? How about tall mountains full of trails...


There's still time to enjoy spring skiing for the 2021 season.

Let's give a shout out to those early skiing folks who invented the planks - going back 5,000 years...


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

snowshoe sprint

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