Arc’teryx, Cocotte Equipment, Mountain Hardwear, Outdoor Research, Patagonia, RAINS, Timbuk2. The Top Urban Bags & Backpacks for Wet Weather Commutes. Posted on Categories City·EquipmentTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on The Top Urban Bags & Backpacks for Wet Weather Commutes

The Top Urban Bags & Backpacks for Wet Weather Commutes

As the days slowly get shorter and the sun sets earlier, the sombre weather settles in and the chance for a surprise shower during your commute increases. Whether you commute by bike, foot or public transit, arriving at work or class on time and drily is essential and sometimes an umbrella doesn’t quite cut it … Read more ›

Camping, The North Face. The North Face Homestead Collection Reviewed. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on The North Face Homestead Collection Reviewed

The North Face Homestead Collection Reviewed

An awesome outdoor collection for camping a short distance away from the car. The interesting patterned material creates a cozy feel inside, the sleeping bags are spacious yet warm and the “Snackle Box” bag is awesome for packing all your cooler food, plates, cutlery and dry food together in one easily transportable place.  Shop The … 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 ›

Hiking & Trekking, Osprey. Osprey Atmos AG 50 Backpack Reviewed. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Osprey Atmos AG 50 Backpack Reviewed

Osprey Atmos AG 50 Backpack Reviewed

As an expedition and adventure photographer, I am a lover of all things related to backpacks.  A good backpack needs to be able to multi-task.  It should be able to carry everything I need and provide features that let me do things with the pack that I didn’t know I’d want to originally.  Back in … Read more ›

Nobis. Discover the Altitude Sports X Nobis Collaboration. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on Discover the Altitude Sports X Nobis Collaboration

Discover the Altitude Sports X Nobis Collaboration

Just in time for the start of the cold season, Altitude Sports has collaborated with Canadian brand, Nobis, to offer two unique and exclusive winter coats. Discover the collection, the Carlie Down Parka for women and the Sheldon Down Parka for men, which combines Altitude Sports’ eye for sleek design with the technical know-how of Nobis. … Read more ›

Burton, Ski & Snowboard. Top Burton Snowboard Jackets for Winter 2017. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Top Burton Snowboard Jackets for Winter 2017

Top Burton Snowboard Jackets for Winter 2017

With winter just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about winter activities and getting your gear closet prepped for some winter fun in the snow. For the snowboarders yearning for the first sign of snowfall in the forecast, it’s never too early to start tinkering with your gear. A waxed board, tightly laced … Read more ›

Arc’teryx. Arc’teryx Men’s Bernal Shirt Reviewed. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Arc’teryx Men’s Bernal Shirt Reviewed

Arc’teryx Men’s Bernal Shirt Reviewed

I’ve got to admit, I am a huge fan flannel shirts and they’re usually my go-to for anything I’m doing that requires an extra layer. Whether it’s for biking, hiking, or simply commuting with my fixie to school (and still managing to look good when I get there), the Arc’teryx Bernal Shirt exceeded my expectation in … Read more ›

Norrona. Norrøna Celebrates 40 Years of the Trollveggen GORE-TEX® Pro Jacket. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Norrøna Celebrates 40 Years of the Trollveggen GORE-TEX® Pro Jacket

Norrøna Celebrates 40 Years of the Trollveggen GORE-TEX® Pro Jacket

Norrøna celebrates four decades of mountaineering perfection as 2017 marks the 40th anniversary of the trollveggen GORE-TEX® Pro jacket. This jacket has evolved over the years since its debut in 1977 as Europe’s first GORE-TEX® jacket and continues to be a favourite among mountaineers to this day.  Shop Trollveggen GORE-TEX® Pro Jacket History of the … Read more ›

Arc’teryx. Discover the New Altitude Sports X Arc’teryx Cerium LT Hoody Collaboration. Posted on Categories Apparel·City·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Discover the New Altitude Sports X Arc’teryx Cerium LT Hoody Collaboration

Discover the New Altitude Sports X Arc’teryx Cerium LT Hoody Collaboration

This season, Altitude Sports and Arc’teryx have collaborated to offer you an exclusive version of the popular Cerium LT Hoody. With the technical characteristics and ingenuity that made the garment famous, the collaboration now offers unique colours to choose from.   Shop Altitude Sports X Arc’teryx Collaboration   Founded 25 years ago in Vancouver in the … Read more ›

Icebreaker. Discover the Icebreaker Affinity Thermo Collection. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Discover the Icebreaker Affinity Thermo Collection

Discover the Icebreaker Affinity Thermo Collection

Icebreaker, a brand recognized for their high-quality merino products and dedication to comfort, is no stranger to producing quality garments designed to keep you warm and comfortable wherever your adventures take you. From technical base layers to stylish and versatile mid layers and accessories, Icebreaker offers a variety of products suitable for any urban or … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Garneau, Norrona. What is Polartec® Alpha® Insulation?. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , Leave a comment on What is Polartec® Alpha® Insulation?

What is Polartec® Alpha® Insulation?

Adequate insulation is a must when it comes to keeping warm in both urban and wild environments and with the approaching winter months, there’s no better time than now to outfit your wardrobe with insulated gear. While down and synthetic are the most common forms of insulation for coats and parkas, other insulations such as … Read more ›