Keen. Testing Keen Bern Baby Bern ankle boots. Posted on Categories FootwearTags Leave a comment on Testing Keen Bern Baby Bern ankle boots

Testing Keen Bern Baby Bern ankle boots

I have been working at Altitude-sports.com for a little more than 2 years now and honestly, I was somewhat skeptical when it came to merging style and comfort when I started working here. I have always been pretty sporty though, and even if I never went as far as wearing jogging pants in public, I … Read more ›

Merrell, Patagonia, Salomon, Timberland, Winter. Top 5 Lace-Up Winter Boots for Women. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , , , , Leave a comment on Top 5 Lace-Up Winter Boots for Women

Top 5 Lace-Up Winter Boots for Women

Lace up boots are the trend this winter, and of course, almost all the boot brands we carry came out with a vast selection this season. Here are my Top 5 based on what I find cute: comfort, warmth and waterproofness. If you’re still not sure what to look for at the end of this … Read more ›

Icebreaker. The Icebreaker MerinoLoft Helix LS Zip Review. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on The Icebreaker MerinoLoft Helix LS Zip Review

The Icebreaker MerinoLoft Helix LS Zip Review

This jacket is an excellent, aptly designed mid layer with a slender fit. It took me a little while to get used to the cut but now I love it. I was accustomed to shorter boxier insulating layers that come just to the hips. Our review of this product 9.1 / 10 The pros are: … Read more ›

Mountain Hardwear. 2 minutes with Mountain Hardwear skier James Heim. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on 2 minutes with Mountain Hardwear skier James Heim

2 minutes with Mountain Hardwear skier James Heim

At the Mountain Hardwear showing of their newest film Days of my Youth, I had a few minutes to chat with James Heim. He is a world-class free skier, star of the movie, and very nice bloke.  Between signing autographs and answering questions, he politely took the time to chat with me.   What do … Read more ›

. November 19th: Rental equipment sale at 4140 St-Denis. Posted on Categories EquipmentLeave a comment on November 19th: Rental equipment sale at 4140 St-Denis

November 19th: Rental equipment sale at 4140 St-Denis

It’s that time again!  This Wednesday, November 19th our 4140 St-Denis store, in Montreal, will be having their epic sale of rental equipment. How it Works: Our rental fleet is a year old now, and we don’t find it as shiny as we would like anymore. It is time for us to get you the newest products to rent. So … Read more ›

Fjällräven. Review of The Fjällräven Övik Lite Jacket. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Review of The Fjällräven Övik Lite Jacket

Review of The Fjällräven Övik Lite Jacket

The Swedish company Fjällräven, who put waxed cotton back on the map, continues to grow and expand its selection. We all know the down insulated jacket, the Övik. Fjällräven now presents the Övik Lite, its mid-season version. The Övik Lite is quite heavy for a light jacket, due to its poly-cotton exterior. However, it’s ultra durable and … Read more ›

Mountain Hardwear. The Mountain Hardwear Phantom Hooded Jacket tested. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on The Mountain Hardwear Phantom Hooded Jacket tested

The Mountain Hardwear Phantom Hooded Jacket tested

Bottom Line: The Mountain Hardwear Women’s Phantom Hooded Down Jacket doesn’t have a lot of bells and whistles and that’s what I love about it. It is simply designed to look great and keep you warm.The features they did decide to add are the ones I would have designed into the jacket myself. Our review … Read more ›

Moose Knuckles. Testing out the Moose Knuckles Stirling Parka. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on Testing out the Moose Knuckles Stirling Parka

Testing out the Moose Knuckles Stirling Parka

Looking for a winter jacket with a fun twist like pompoms and a nice fur ruff on the hood? Look no further: the Moose Knucles women’s Stirling Parka is made entirely in Canada (check out the men’s version here). It’s insulated with duck down and the blue fox fur will give you a very trendy … Read more ›

Canada Goose, Mackage. COMPARING THE CANADA GOOSE KENSINGTON AND THE MACKAGE BRIGID. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , Leave a comment on COMPARING THE CANADA GOOSE KENSINGTON AND THE MACKAGE BRIGID

COMPARING THE CANADA GOOSE KENSINGTON AND THE MACKAGE BRIGID

The Kensington is a popular Canada Goose model, and for many reasons. First off, it is available in an array of colors, from black to flamingo pink, brick red to pale grey. Then, there is the design. The length is perfect for women who do not want their thighs to freeze. We know it is … Read more ›

FIG Clothing. A night out with FIG. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on A night out with FIG

A night out with FIG

FIG is known for the versatility of its clothes. They are comfortable and fashionable, and easily transition from day to night. Whether it is for a romantic evening, an outing with friends or quality time withthe family, FIG offers carefree pieces that are sure to make an impression! The FIG team selected the best Fall … Read more ›