. Nimmo Bay Wilderness Resort: When The Mountains & Luxury Blend Together Perfectly. Posted on Categories OutdoorsLeave a comment on Nimmo Bay Wilderness Resort: When The Mountains & Luxury Blend Together Perfectly

Nimmo Bay Wilderness Resort: When The Mountains & Luxury Blend Together Perfectly

The Nimmo Bay Wilderness Resort is probably one of the most exclusive places in Canada – or in the entire world. To begin: you can only reach it by helicopter. Secluded from everything, this place is the perfect spot to really appreciate the wilderness, the Great Bear Rainforest and amazing views of the Pacific. A … Read more ›

The North Face. Mountain Athletics Training Program by The North Face: Own the Mountain. Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Mountain Athletics Training Program by The North Face: Own the Mountain

Mountain Athletics Training Program by The North Face: Own the Mountain

There are tons of online training programs; mobile apps and web videos out there. However, it is pretty rare to find something as precise, unique and complete as The North Face’s Mountain Athletics Training program. With this, you will find a 24/7 assistance and great tips – specially designed for mountain sports: trail running, climbing, … Read more ›

VonZipper. Review of the VonZipper’s JetPack Goggles. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Review of the VonZipper’s JetPack Goggles

Review of the VonZipper’s JetPack Goggles

Colder temperatures often rhymes with the renewal of my snowboard equipment. Everything gets updated: boots, jacket, hat, underwear and bindings. Everything – except for the glasses. While writing these line, I’m realizing that I stole my last pair from my girlfriend… in 2011. This year, however, I had the chance to test out the Von … Read more ›

Norrona. Up in the Clouds: Winter in Revelstoke. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Up in the Clouds: Winter in Revelstoke

Up in the Clouds: Winter in Revelstoke

We’ve had a great start to the Winter here in Revelstoke, high snowfall through November and December coupled with prolonged cold temperatures have made for some excellent days skiing, and although 2016 has got off to a bit of a slow start snowfall wise, the cold alpine temperatures have made for a very stable snowpack … Read more ›

. The YKK Zipper: the Right Way to Do It. Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentLeave a comment on The YKK Zipper: the Right Way to Do It

The YKK Zipper: the Right Way to Do It

Zipping up your coat can seem pretty easy, but a zipper can sometimes be tricky. Most people don’t have the right technique which can give the impression that a jacket is defective. Here’s how you have to do it. What not to do Pull hard on the zipper tab. Even if it can work sometimes, it can … Read more ›

Aksovaara. Aksovaara: Top-of-The-Line Finnish Parkas. Posted on Categories ApparelTags 1 Comment on Aksovaara: Top-of-The-Line Finnish Parkas

Aksovaara: Top-of-The-Line Finnish Parkas

A couple of weeks ago, Saija Sksovaara, designer and creator of the Scandinavian company Aksovaara, launched her first collection under her own name. Throughout the entire collection, only the best practices towards environment are used. Local hunters are working with the company – so that sustainable fur and leather can be apposed on the clothes. … Read more ›

. Igloofest 2016: What You Need To Wear To Stay Warm & Dance The Night Away. Posted on Categories Apparel·FootwearLeave a comment on Igloofest 2016: What You Need To Wear To Stay Warm & Dance The Night Away

Igloofest 2016: What You Need To Wear To Stay Warm & Dance The Night Away

The weekends of January are often the coldest of the year. However, it won’t stop Montrealers in their craziness to go hang out next to the St-Lawrence and dance all night. For the past 10 years, Igloofest has been a winter’s highlight in Montreal. You’ll find the best DJs and the best ambiance of the … Read more ›

Peak Performance. Review of the Men’s Peak Performance’s Dyedron Kit. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Review of the Men’s Peak Performance’s Dyedron Kit

Review of the Men’s Peak Performance’s Dyedron Kit

“I dunno, green’s not really my color.” “Good, because it’s red. Even though it’s green.” The Peak Performance’s Dyedron has a nice quality feel to it. The material is tough and smooth, the collar thick and fleecy… This outfit has understated lines and a classy fit that belies its Swedish origins. It looks and feels … Read more ›

Peak Performance. Review of the Women’s Peak Performance’s Dyedron Kit. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Review of the Women’s Peak Performance’s Dyedron Kit

Review of the Women’s Peak Performance’s Dyedron Kit

While being classic, yet original with its bright colors and fit, this skiing kit is absolutely amazing. Not only the Peak Performance’s Dyedron ski kit stands out for its look, but for its great technical features. It is in fact the first kit to be dyed without using water and made from 100% recycled polyester. … Read more ›

. Tips for Adventuring in Ireland. Posted on Categories OutdoorsLeave a comment on Tips for Adventuring in Ireland

Tips for Adventuring in Ireland

While Ireland is internationally well known for Guinness, Saint Patricks Day, Shamrocks, Leprechauns, potatoes and rain, few would think to call the Emerald Isle of rolling farmland and pubs on every corner an ” adventure destination” . But, many would be surprised to know just how rugged and wild Ireland can be. For those planning … Read more ›

Norrona. Back to the Roots in Whitewater, BC. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Back to the Roots in Whitewater, BC

Back to the Roots in Whitewater, BC

It was a hard beginning of season, here in Quebec! Like every skier, I was getting pretty discouraged with the warm temperature and the lack of snow along the entire East coast. I had to ski. In december, the urge was unbearable, so I decided to get a plane ticket and headed West – hoping … Read more ›