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brand story, Fjällräven. The Fjällräven Classic: Conquering the King’s Road. Posted on Categories UncategorizedTags , Leave a comment on The Fjällräven Classic: Conquering the King’s Road

The Fjällräven Classic: Conquering the King’s Road

“Our mission is to inspire the world to discover and to walk within nature. We believe strongly it will make a saner future for everyone. And we have our experience and our passion for nature to guide us.”  -Martin Axelhed, President of Fjällräven The Classic hike was created by Ake Nordin, founder of Fjällräven, to … Read more ›

Thule. The Road to Idaho – A Photo Essay. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on The Road to Idaho – A Photo Essay

The Road to Idaho – A Photo Essay

North  America is a very big continent.  As a Canadian, I have always believed that I had an obligation to make the journey across it at least once in my lifetime. As I grew older, I became increasingly guilty because despite being an adventure photographer who has explored a lot of other countries I still … Read more ›

Timberland. Timberland Men’s Flyroam Go Knit Oxford Shoe Reviewed. Posted on Categories City·FootwearTags Leave a comment on Timberland Men’s Flyroam Go Knit Oxford Shoe Reviewed

Timberland Men’s Flyroam Go Knit Oxford Shoe Reviewed

The Timberland Flyroam Go Knit Oxford shoe is not exactly what springs to mind when you hear the word “Timberland.” More likely, you’ll picture tan high-top leathers in the brand’s signature monocoque style and aggressive sole. The construction boot has been around so long it actually gave its name to the company. Shop Timberland Our review … Read more ›

Osprey. Osprey: the Arcane Collection. Posted on Categories City·EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Osprey: the Arcane Collection

Osprey: the Arcane Collection

Urban minimalism In the adventure backpack world, Osprey reigns supreme. Powerful long-haul carriers; light, technical trekking and hiking packs; transportation solutions of all kinds: Osprey is the sure thing for carrying comfort, functionality and durability. We were pleasantly surprised when they announced their new fall line of urban, streamlined, intelligently-designed packs. Let’s dig into the … Read more ›

black yak. Black Yak: Himalayas on the Mind. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Black Yak: Himalayas on the Mind

Black Yak: Himalayas on the Mind

Yaks, powerful beasts that survived the ice age, roam the Himalayas, surviving and thriving in otherwise uninhabitable conditions. The people and mountaineers of the region have long benefitted from yaks for transportation, wool, milk and meat. With the animal as its talisman, the outdoor company Black Yak emerged from South Korea – one of the … Read more ›

UBR. UBR Winter Apparel: minimalist, high-performance Scandinavian design. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on UBR Winter Apparel: minimalist, high-performance Scandinavian design

UBR Winter Apparel: minimalist, high-performance Scandinavian design

When searching for your next luxury parka or storm coat, Scandinavia’s selection of clothing brands should be at the top of your list. Hailing from Oslo, UBR is a new winter apparel brand from one of the region’s most affluent cities. The Norwegian capital is renowned for its culture, futuristic architecture, and design heritage. It’s … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Hiking & Trekking. Arc’teryx Deals & Coupons for October 2018. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearTags , Leave a comment on Arc’teryx Deals & Coupons for October 2018

Arc’teryx Deals & Coupons for October 2018

The only thing more satisfying than finding the piece of equipment you have been searching for is finding it at a lower. Altitude Sports offers regular discounts on many products each month. Get discounts on a wide range of Arc’teryx products during the month of June. This reputable brand creates products inspired directly by the Canadian … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Burton, Canada Goose, Jackets, Nobis, Norrona, Patagonia, Quartz Co., Winter. How to Choose the Right Winter Jacket. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying GuidesTags , , , , , , , , 5 Comments on How to Choose the Right Winter Jacket

How to Choose the Right Winter Jacket

Finding the right winter jacket is essential to an enjoyable and bearable winter season so shop for quality, not quantity. It is better to have one or even two reliable, winter jackets that keep you toasty warm when you’re out and about rather than a collection of mediocre jackets taking up space in your closet. … Read more ›

Canada Goose. Canada Goose Fusion Fit: Winter Coats Designed for Petite Body Frames. Posted on Categories ApparelTags 2 Comments on Canada Goose Fusion Fit: Winter Coats Designed for Petite Body Frames

Canada Goose Fusion Fit: Winter Coats Designed for Petite Body Frames

Who Should Buy the Canada Goose Fusion Fit? Finding a winter jacket that fits can be hard when you have a body type that differs from the norm. That’s why Canada Goose has introduced their Fusion Fit sizing which is designed for men and women with smaller body frames. The Fusion sizing is based on … Read more ›

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Arc’teryx, Burton, Canada Goose, Jackets, Nobis, Norrona, Patagonia, Quartz Co., Winter. How to Choose the Right Winter Jacket. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying GuidesTags , , , , , , , , 5 Comments on How to Choose the Right Winter Jacket

How to Choose the Right Winter Jacket

Finding the right winter jacket is essential to an enjoyable and bearable winter season so shop for quality, not quantity. It is better to have one or even two reliable, winter jackets that keep you toasty warm when you’re out and about rather than a collection of mediocre jackets taking up space in your closet. … Read more ›

Burton, Dakine, Fjällräven, Herschel Supply Co., JanSport, Sandqvist, Topo Designs. How to Choose the Perfect School Bag. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Choose the Perfect School Bag

How to Choose the Perfect School Bag

You know it’s back-to-school time when school supplies are spilling off store shelves and all the new latest and greatest school gear are flaunting their bright colours and funky patterns waiting to be purchased. With so much variety to choose from it can be easy to lose sight of what you really need from your … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Rab, The North Face. How to Find the Perfect Raincoat. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying GuidesTags , , , , , 8 Comments on How to Find the Perfect Raincoat

How to Find the Perfect Raincoat

  Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast or simply looking to stay dry while you’re out and about, an effective raincoat will be your best friend on those somber, wet days or during those spontaneous, mountain-top weather changes. With so many products to choose from it’s hard to know where to start and what to look … Read more ›

Canada Goose. Canada Goose Sizing Chart. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying GuidesTags 165 Comments on Canada Goose Sizing Chart

Canada Goose Sizing Chart

Canada Goose parkas are built to last a decade, if not a lifetime. With such high-end products, both in terms of cost and value, you want to make sure you get the right one. But it’s not just a question of choosing between the Kensington and the Trillium or between the Chilliwack and the Expedition; you … Read more ›

Running, Salomon. Salomon Deals & Discounts for July 2018. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on Salomon Deals & Discounts for July 2018

Salomon Deals & Discounts for July 2018

The only thing even more satisfying than finding THE piece of equipment we were looking for, is to find it at a lower price than expected. Altitude Sports regularly offers great discounts on many products. Get your hands on Salomon rebates, offered on a wide variety of products. Salomon is primarily recognized for its hiking … Read more ›

Canada Goose. Canada Goose: Thermal Experience Index. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying GuidesTags 5 Comments on Canada Goose: Thermal Experience Index

Canada Goose: Thermal Experience Index

Have you ever found yourself sitting in front of a computer screen scratching your head over a product you are contemplating buying? Everything looks great, but no matter how many times you re-read the description and look at the picture you simply can’t grasp the warmth of the model.  Is that jacket filled with luscious … Read more ›

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