Hiking & Trekking. Ascending Kilimanjaro: Making Your Way To The Top. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Ascending Kilimanjaro: Making Your Way To The Top

Ascending Kilimanjaro: Making Your Way To The Top

It’s been a month since I am back from Tanzania now – and I’m slowly realizing the meaning of my accomplishment. Ascending Mount Killimanjaro is for sure one of the hardest thing I’ve ever done. Without really knowing what I was getting myself into, I decided to do it. Climbing the world’s highest free standing … Read more ›

Hiking & Trekking. 5 Volcano Hikes Around The World. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on 5 Volcano Hikes Around The World

5 Volcano Hikes Around The World

Reaching the summit of a mountain is one thing. Hiking up a volcano is another story. Let’s just say that it can add a little thrill to your adventure – even more so if it’s still active. I had the chance to climb one during a trip to Italy. Not only was I totally surprised … Read more ›

. Technical Gear Making Everyday Life Easier. Posted on Categories EquipmentLeave a comment on Technical Gear Making Everyday Life Easier

Technical Gear Making Everyday Life Easier

It’s well known: at Altitude Sports, we specialize in high-end technical apparel and gear. Even if some of our products are made for the outdoors, you would be surprised to know how practical they can be in a more urban context – in the everyday life. Here’s a little list of things I use often … Read more ›

Biking & Cycling. Fat Biking: What You Should Know About All Terrain Cycling. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Fat Biking: What You Should Know About All Terrain Cycling

Fat Biking: What You Should Know About All Terrain Cycling

The first time I ever saw a fat bike was during the 24h Tremblant – while I was finishing my last race. At this moment, I was realizing that I was the last runner on the trail and that I would be the one closing the running event that year. Yes – after a 23 … Read more ›

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Top 5 Travel Essentials

Roadtrip. Trekking. All-inclusive. Camping. Wine tours. Gourmet adventures. Urban art. We all have different reasons to travel – and they are all great. Whether it be to disconnect, get inspired, discover, party all night, visit friends and family, or even for work – going abroad always brings up a good feeling. At least for me. … Read more ›

Travel. Photo Essay: Reykjavik & The South East Coast of Iceland. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags 2 Comments on Photo Essay: Reykjavik & The South East Coast of Iceland

Photo Essay: Reykjavik & The South East Coast of Iceland

I have spent a lot of time in Iceland, but never during the winter months. When I went to Norway in January, I decided to remedy that and book my flights through Iceland Air, which offers a stop over policy in Reykjavik. If you fly through Keflavik airport, Iceland Air will let you spent up … Read more ›

Electric, Ski & Snowboard. Review of the Electric EG3.5 Goggle. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on Review of the Electric EG3.5 Goggle

Review of the Electric EG3.5 Goggle

I had the chance to try Electric’s EG3.5 on two different occasions in Charlevoix, Quebec. The temperature and conditions on both days were quite different. The first day being a beautiful bluebird day – which had followed a 20cm snowstorm – and the second day a snowy, cold and windy day. Our review of this … Read more ›

. Buyer’s Guide 2016: The Best Outdoor Winter Gear. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Equipment·FootwearLeave a comment on Buyer’s Guide 2016: The Best Outdoor Winter Gear

Buyer’s Guide 2016: The Best Outdoor Winter Gear

Every year, we travel abroad to spend some time at events like The Outdoor Retailer in Salt Lake City, Utah – or the Denver’s Sia Snow Show in Colorado. Our goal is to discover everything about new brands, products and technologies – and come back to Altitude Sports with the best options for you guys. … Read more ›

. Spring Break: Things To Bring Down South. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearLeave a comment on Spring Break: Things To Bring Down South

Spring Break: Things To Bring Down South

Spring Break is coming up faster than we think. It’s already mid-February and we can start seeing the beginning of the end. We’re almost done with winter! (Almost, almost). Even if we love skiing, snowboarding and snowshoeing, it’s pretty nice to be thinking about the sun and the heat of July. Yes. Spring Break is … Read more ›

. Editorial: The Urban Winter Look. Posted on Categories Apparel

Editorial: The Urban Winter Look

Contrarily to summer and the warmer seasons – when we normally feel like refining our looks and appearance – people tend to be less motivated to do so in the winter. However, it is totally possible to get a 100% classy and urban style, even when the temperatures drop way below zero.   Casual-chic Here’s … Read more ›