Airhole, Arc’teryx, Buff, Burton, Dakine, GoPro, Helly Hansen, Icebreaker, Oakley, Outdoor Research, Ski & Snowboard, Smith Optics, The North Face, Wigwam. Gift Guide For Skiers & Snowboarders 2016. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Gift Guide For Skiers & Snowboarders 2016

Gift Guide For Skiers & Snowboarders 2016

There are two types of Christmas shoppers; the early birds who get all their shopping done before December 1st and the last-minute shoppers who are scrambling on December 22 and 23 trying to find the perfect present for all the special people on their shopping list. Sometimes all it takes for those last-minute shoppers to … Read more ›

Norrona, Ski & Snowboard. Training Big From a Small Place. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Training Big From a Small Place

Training Big From a Small Place

Typically when the topic of snowboarding is brought up you may think of a rider shredding down the pristine slopes of a massive mountain or slashing through pow on the descent of a backcountry behemoth. For the avid shredder/snowboard cross racer like me this was always the dream. However, my reality was quite different. My … Read more ›

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Black Friday FAQ at Altitude Sports

If you’re familiar with Black Friday, you’re probably already scoping out your favourite shops and bookmarking your favourite online shops. To add some ease to your Black Friday shopping, we have created an FAQ which is a collection of the most frequently asked questions from our clients in the past years. The hope is that … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Buff, Helly Hansen, Louis Garneau, Mountain Hardwear, Nathan, Pearl Izumi, Polar, Salomon, SAXX Underwear, SUGOi, Suunto, The North Face, Timex. Gift Guide For Runners 2016. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Gift Guide For Runners 2016

Gift Guide For Runners 2016

With November nearly over, the month of December is on the horizon which means Christmas isn’t far away. (For those who are counting, there are only five Monday’s left until Christmas). If Christmas shopping is a thrilling experience that you look forward to every year, any excuse to get out there and shop is a … Read more ›

Big Agnes, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, Sleeping Bags, The North Face, winter camping. The 6 Best Sleeping Bags for Winter Camping Adventures. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , Leave a comment on The 6 Best Sleeping Bags for Winter Camping Adventures

The 6 Best Sleeping Bags for Winter Camping Adventures

A cozy sleeping bag is crucial for a good night’s sleep while camping no matter what season it is. The warmer months usually call for a lighter sleeping bag whereas the winter months call for something with slightly more insulation. You want to ensure that you choose one that will be suitable for the types … Read more ›

Arc’teryx. Arc’teryx Women’s Commuter Pant Review. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on Arc’teryx Women’s Commuter Pant Review

Arc’teryx Women’s Commuter Pant Review

Cycling in colder weather requires bravery, gumption and THESE PANTS. I’d like to officially welcome you to the future of urban commuting. Arc’teryx is famous for their attention to detail and their superb technical apparel, but what I often don’t see mentioned is how well everything fits. The minute you pull on these pants, you … Read more ›

Buff, Burton, Darn Tough, Instance, Kombi, Marmot, POC, Ski & Snowboard, Smith Optics, Spyder. How to Dress Your Kids For a Day On the Mountain. Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Dress Your Kids For a Day On the Mountain

How to Dress Your Kids For a Day On the Mountain

When the kids are out of school for the holidays, they are ready to celebrate their freedom! Sleeping in and waking up to the smell of mom’s homemade pancakes with berry compote and whipped cream and dad’s famous crispy and perfectly seasoned hashbrowns and some bacon is a good start. Full Speed Ahead to the … Read more ›

Arc’teryx. Arc’teryx Women’s A2B Hardshell Blazer Review. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags 3 Comments on Arc’teryx Women’s A2B Hardshell Blazer Review

Arc’teryx Women’s A2B Hardshell Blazer Review

I ride my bike to work, and I hate sacrificing style for comfort. Even more, I hate arriving at business meetings dressed head-to-toe in bright blue GORE-TEX® just because it’s raining. I want an everyday, fool-proof jacket that looks as good as it performs. This is why I love the A2B Hardshell Blazer from Arc’teryx. … Read more ›

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MSR Reactor 1L Stove System Review

Bottom Line: The MSR Reactor 1L Stove System is a powerful, fast and light canister stove system. Perfect for lightweight backpacking or to bring on winter day trips to turn snow/ice into water rapidly. Our review of this product 9.5 / 10 The pros are: Size: The entire unit is smaller than a Nalgene bottle. … Read more ›

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Canadian Made Winter Coats

Everyone has their favorites brands which are strategically chosen for various reasons which can be directly related to the style of the products, the materials used or even their origin. More and more brands are choosing to use domestically sourced materials and fabrics in order to contribute to the growth of their country’s economy and … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Barbour, Begg & Co., Fjällräven, Icebreaker, Patagonia, Sorel, Woolrich John Rich & Bros. How to Dress For Aprés Ski. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Dress For Aprés Ski

How to Dress For Aprés Ski

After a long day on the hill, finishing with some aprés ski has become part of the sport. Whether you’re headed for a few beers and some nachos, a hot chocolate with the family, or some whiskey shots and chicken wings, aprés is the time of day where you reflect on how epic your day … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Mackage, Norrona, Patagonia, Peak Performance, Quartz Co., The North Face, Woolrich John Rich & Bros. Top 13 Winter Jackets for Women. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·CityTags , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Top 13 Winter Jackets for Women

Top 13 Winter Jackets for Women

Winter time is a chance to unlock your inner winter, fashion diva and flaunt your style on the mountain, in the city and at the local iced over pond. Wherever you go this winter, you want to be warm and have a reliable winter coat to do just that. Whether you spend your winters on … Read more ›