Arc’teryx, Ski & Snowboard. Arc’teryx: A Skier’s Journey Final Season. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Arc’teryx: A Skier’s Journey Final Season

Arc’teryx: A Skier’s Journey Final Season

The final season of A Skier’s Journey takes us to Iran where the sport is consistently growing as more and more people become interested in the peace and happiness found in the mountains. Skiers Chad Sayers and Forrest Coots also stop in China where the growing middle class population sparks growth in the sport of … Read more ›

Jackets, Sleeping Bags. Seeing Down Insulation Through Fabrics. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on Seeing Down Insulation Through Fabrics

Seeing Down Insulation Through Fabrics

Down insulation is becoming an insulation staple in a range of products from sleeping bags and duvets to jackets and vests. With its impressive warmth to weight ratio, it’s no surprise that down insulated products are more and more popular among minimalist outdoor adventurers and rank high on expedition packing lists. While down products are … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Ski & Snowboard. Arc’teryx: A Skier’s Journey Season 3. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Arc’teryx: A Skier’s Journey Season 3

Arc’teryx: A Skier’s Journey Season 3

Season three of A Skier’s Journey follows skiers on their journeys to three very different destinations. Skiers Chad Sayers and Forrest Coots head to Japan in episode one where they unsurprisingly find epic powder and a memorable cultural experience. Episode two follows Chad Sayers and Chad Manley to Dubai where they discover a different kind … Read more ›

Icebreaker, Underwear & Base Layers. Icebreaker Descender Long Sleeve Merino GT Review. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , 2 Comments on Icebreaker Descender Long Sleeve Merino GT Review

Icebreaker Descender Long Sleeve Merino GT Review

A midlayer is a must for any outdoor enthusiast, but this piece of clothing can easily go from being your best friend to your worst enemy. The key requirements for a midlayer that you will love through thick and thin are a good combination of warmth, breathability and fast drying. I have used this Icebreaker … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Ski & Snowboard. Arc’teryx: A Skier’s Journey Season 2. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Arc’teryx: A Skier’s Journey Season 2

Arc’teryx: A Skier’s Journey Season 2

For season two of Arc’teryx’s A Skier’s Journey, a collection of skiers travel to far off destinations in search of new terrain, sweet lines and fluffy snow. Episode one shows how the love for one ski hill can keep it alive, episode two follows five friends to the frozen fjords of Northwest Baffin Island during … Read more ›

Camping, Hiking & Trekking. Free Admission to all Parks Canada Places From Coast-to-Coast in 2017. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Free Admission to all Parks Canada Places From Coast-to-Coast in 2017

Free Admission to all Parks Canada Places From Coast-to-Coast in 2017

With 2017 being the 150th anniversary of Confederation, Canada is celebrating by offering the 2017 Discovery Pass. This particular pass will grant you free admission for the entire year to all Parks Canada places from the East Coast to the West Coast. The pass is obviously free and the hope is to encourage Canadians to … Read more ›

Begg & Co., Filson, Garmin, Hush Puppies, Lacoste, Mackage, Matt & Nat, Shinola, Sorel, UGG Australia. Gift Ideas for the Urbanites on Your Christmas List. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·City·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Gift Ideas for the Urbanites on Your Christmas List

Gift Ideas for the Urbanites on Your Christmas List

For the urbanites on your Christmas list, Altitude Sports has a variety of gifts that are sure to be the highlight of their Christmas. Whether they’re living the urban life by choice, for work or for studying, this gift guide will ensure that any gift you choose will be a winner. A big part of … Read more ›

Rab. Rab Neutrino Endurance Jacket Review. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Rab Neutrino Endurance Jacket Review

Rab Neutrino Endurance Jacket Review

I am outside in the cold a lot. Usually in the very early morning, or the evening, because that is when the light is usually the most interesting. But that is usually when the sun is not around. So, I need help in order to stay warm. Every winter, Altitude Sports offers their “One Jacket … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Ski & Snowboard. Arc’teryx: A skier’s Journey Season 1. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Arc’teryx: A skier’s Journey Season 1

Arc’teryx: A skier’s Journey Season 1

In this first season of a ski travel series, skiers Chad Sayers, Tobin Seagel and Jordan Manley travel to multiple destinations in search of epic snow and new lines. Episode one starts Chad and Tobin off in Kashmir, India while episode two takes them to La Grave, France. Episode three features skier Jordan Manley and … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Coal, Fjällräven, Herschel Supply Co., Icebreaker, Norrona, Patagonia, Peak Performance, Salomon, The North Face. Gift Guide for Winter Headwear. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·City·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Gift Guide for Winter Headwear

Gift Guide for Winter Headwear

With winter weather comes frigid, icy winds so an exposed head can lead to a cold body. Whether you’re commuting to class or work or you’re enjoying the snow on the mountain or in the park, a warm hat or toque is essential. Not everyone is a hat or toque person but there are stylish … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Icebreaker, The North Face. Snowshoeing Tips by Jessica. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , , Leave a comment on Snowshoeing Tips by Jessica

Snowshoeing Tips by Jessica

A snowshoe workout is a unique way to keep in shape and improve your level of physical fitness. Here are a few clothing tips I’ve picked in the Energy Snowshoe class I give. The Energy Snowshoe class offers a 60 minute cardiovascular workout on snowshoes. Participants learn a variety of techniques such as ascension, descent … Read more ›