Norrona, Ski & Snowboard. Norrøna Lofoten GORE-TEX® Pro Jacket Review. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Norrøna Lofoten GORE-TEX® Pro Jacket Review

Norrøna Lofoten GORE-TEX® Pro Jacket Review

As your primary form of protection from the elements, your outer jacket should be able to stand up to anything mother nature can throw at it. So far, my Norrøna Lofoten GORE-TEX Pro Jacket has done just that! First impression When I first took this jacket out of the package I was super stoked just … Read more ›

Ski & Snowboard. Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival 2017. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival 2017

Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival 2017

Each year outdoor enthusiasts who chase their passion through sports, writing and filming, come together with fellow outdoor enthusiasts to produce inspiring and impressive films for the Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival. The films range from short films of only a few minutes to longer films of twenty minutes or more and showcase mountain … Read more ›

The North Face. Starting 2017 with Gear Recognition Awards – The North Face. Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Starting 2017 with Gear Recognition Awards – The North Face

Starting 2017 with Gear Recognition Awards – The North Face

Each year in January, outdoor retailers gather together for a sneak peek at upcoming gear and the latest technologies at the Outdoor Retailer Show which takes place in Salt Lake City, Utah. The show generally takes place over three days and gives retailers a chance to mingle and check out new gear while also, allowing … Read more ›

Arc’teryx. Arc’teryx Psiphon FL Hoodie Review. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Arc’teryx Psiphon FL Hoodie Review

Arc’teryx Psiphon FL Hoodie Review

Here’s a jacket for the active person that was designed to fully move with you and while wearing it, it won’t take long to notice the attention to detail that has gone into it. The Arc’teryx Psiphon FL is a slightly stretchy soft shell that is both very light and stows away easily in a … Read more ›

Icebreaker. Icebreaker Tech Top Long Sleeve Crew Review. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Icebreaker Tech Top Long Sleeve Crew Review

Icebreaker Tech Top Long Sleeve Crew Review

The Icebreaker Men’s Tech Top base layer is a good looking shirt by Icebreaker, meant to support you duriong your activities in the coldest temperatures. In order to give a solid test of the Men’s Tech Top base layer, I enjoyed a few days in Gaspésie over Christmas on a ski trip. After various runs … Read more ›

Norrona, Ski & Snowboard. Best Backcountry Ski Vacations in Europe. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Best Backcountry Ski Vacations in Europe

Best Backcountry Ski Vacations in Europe

So you want to plan a ski trip but you don’t know where to go. With epic ski destinations scattered all around the world, picking one spot can be the hardest part but it also leaves endless opportunities for future trips. Deciding on a destination often comes down to what type of terrain you are … Read more ›

Icebreaker. Icebreaker Apex Leggings With Fly Review. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Icebreaker Apex Leggings With Fly Review

Icebreaker Apex Leggings With Fly Review

The Men’s Apex Leggings with Fly is a great base layer bottom, part of the Icebreaker Bodyfit Series. Made out of 100% 260g Merino wool, it’s there to keep you warm and dry in the toughest conditions. Just like my Men’s Tech Top review, I worse these leggings on many days of hiking on skis … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Buff, Castelli, Dynafit, Louis Garneau, Norrona, The North Face. What to Wear Fatbiking this Winter. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on What to Wear Fatbiking this Winter

What to Wear Fatbiking this Winter

If you haven’t gotten to ride one yet, you definitely need to try a fatbike this winter. Becoming the next big thing in bike travel, fatbikes are more and more common to see around and certain brands are creating specific designs that are equipped for multi-day expeditions over rough terrain. Say goodbye to the trekking … Read more ›

Luminox, Watches. Luminox Navy Seal Colormark 3050 Series Watch Review. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , 3 Comments on Luminox Navy Seal Colormark 3050 Series Watch Review

Luminox Navy Seal Colormark 3050 Series Watch Review

Luminox is a watch company that has only been around since 1989, but has become a leader in watch technology used by military groups around the world. These include the US Coast Guard, the Navy SEALs who first asked Luminox to develop a watch for them in 1993. The Colormark 3050 series watch features a … Read more ›

Adventure Medical Kits, Arc’teryx, Backcountry Access, Black Diamond, Gregory, MSR, Ski & Snowboard. What’s in Your Pack For a Day in the Backcountry?. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on What’s in Your Pack For a Day in the Backcountry?

What’s in Your Pack For a Day in the Backcountry?

Planning for a day in the backcountry is as crucial as putting your skins on facing the right way; you’re going to realize real quick that you are going nowhere real fast. There are consequences for being lazy and doing a mediocre job so it’s imperative that you’re doing the appropriate research before venturing out. … Read more ›

Ski & Snowboard. Where to Go Night Skiing in Canada. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Where to Go Night Skiing in Canada

Where to Go Night Skiing in Canada

For those on the grind from nine-to-five, it’s hard to find time for yourself and your favourite hobbies during the week when the daylight hours are limited. Often referred to as “weekend warriors”, these folks generally wake up and are getting ready for work or class in the dark and coming home in the dark … Read more ›