Birkenstock, Chaco, Keen, Lowa, Merrell, Reef. Top Men’s Sandals for Summer 2018. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , , , , , 2 Comments on Top Men’s Sandals for Summer 2018

Top Men’s Sandals for Summer 2018

With the official first day of spring behind us, it’s okay to want to break out your spring wardrobe as you patiently wait for those double-digit temperatures in the forecast. From lakeside retreats to late nights by the pool, sandals are a staple for the sunny months. Give your feet a break from socks and boots after … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Running. Built for Comfort: Run Long Distances in the Arc’teryx Norvan LD. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , Leave a comment on Built for Comfort: Run Long Distances in the Arc’teryx Norvan LD

Built for Comfort: Run Long Distances in the Arc’teryx Norvan LD

If you’re a runner, you know that comfort and performance are a must. Whether you’re embarking on a quick lunch break run or you’re spending Saturday afternoon racing atop mountain peaks, the length and enjoyability of your run will depend on your feet. There are a variety of trail running shoes on the market available in different … Read more ›

Big Agnes, Camping, Exped, NEMO Equipment, Sea to Summit, Therm-a-Rest, winter camping. How to Choose a Mattress for Camping. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , 1 Comment on How to Choose a Mattress for Camping

How to Choose a Mattress for Camping

A good night’s sleeping begins with your bed. Whether it be a cozy mattress in your bedroom at home or the mattress, sleeping bag duo you’ve picked for your weekend in the woods, comfort is key. Like anything when it comes to outdoor gear before you make a decision, you need to know what you’re looking for. … Read more ›

Biking & Cycling, POC. POC: The Gravity Sports Sepcialists. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on POC: The Gravity Sports Sepcialists

POC: The Gravity Sports Sepcialists

Founded in Sweden in 2005, POC entered the world of gravity sports at the world-renowned ISPO trade show. To this day, ISPO is the hot spot for showcasing the latest trends and technology in sportswear and sporting goods. Needless to say, POC was in the right place to launch their products.   At this event, POC shared … Read more ›

Icemule. IceMule: High-Quality, Easy-Carrying Coolers. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on IceMule: High-Quality, Easy-Carrying Coolers

IceMule: High-Quality, Easy-Carrying Coolers

What’s better than a refreshing glass of ice water after a day spent in the sun? Maybe it’s a cold beer that quenches your thirst after summiting a strenuous hike? It can be difficult to enjoy an ice-cold, thirst-quenching, beverage while exploring the great outdoors, but it certainly isn’t impossible thanks to IceMule. For IceMule, … Read more ›

Keen. Keen Sandals: Designed for Summer Adventures. Posted on Categories FootwearTags Leave a comment on Keen Sandals: Designed for Summer Adventures

Keen Sandals: Designed for Summer Adventures

Do you enjoy long walks on the beach? How about lakeside afternoon strolls or weekend getaways to the woods? A pair of versatile footwear allows you to enjoy a variety of terrain, from your camp to the beach. This is where Keen sandals come in. The company’s water sandals are perfect for an active summer … Read more ›

Hiking & Trekking, Lowa. Lowa Vantage GTX Mid Hiking Boots Reviewed. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , Leave a comment on Lowa Vantage GTX Mid Hiking Boots Reviewed

Lowa Vantage GTX Mid Hiking Boots Reviewed

Lowa is the absolute heavyweight of hiking boots. The German company makes more hiking boots than any other company in the world. Their best selling model is the Lowa Renegade but today I’ll take a close look at a slightly more rugged model: the Lowa Vantage GTX Mid in navy red. The Vantage falls in … Read more ›

AKU, Hiking & Trekking. AKU Men’s Alterra GTX Hiking Boots Reviewed. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , Leave a comment on AKU Men’s Alterra GTX Hiking Boots Reviewed

AKU Men’s Alterra GTX Hiking Boots Reviewed

AKU is an Italian company specializing in footwear built for the mountain. Hiking boots designed in Italy and made in Europe: I like the sound of that! I’m reviewing today the anthracite men’s AKU Alterra GTX hiking boots which sits in the middle of their lineup in the trekking category, below their mountaineering and backpacking … Read more ›

. Smartwool, Iceland, and Ski Touring. Posted on Categories UncategorizedLeave a comment on Smartwool, Iceland, and Ski Touring

Smartwool, Iceland, and Ski Touring

Travelling for work is always tough; said no one ever who went ski touring in Iceland to test out Smartwool’s 2018 winter collection.   I haven’t stopped thinking about this magnificent country since returning. So please, join me on this adventure through my photo journal of the images I took while having the time of … Read more ›

Scott. SCOTT: The Cycling Experts. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on SCOTT: The Cycling Experts

SCOTT: The Cycling Experts

Founded in 1958, the birth of Scott Sports happened when Sun Valley resident Ed Scott invented the first ever tapered aluminum ski pole. This invention revolutionized the ski pole itself, replacing the standard steel or bamboo poles of the time. All in all, this invention was no surprise thanks to Ed’s engineering background and passion … Read more ›

reigning champ. Reigning Champ: Athletic Clothing With A Minimalist Design. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Reigning Champ: Athletic Clothing With A Minimalist Design

Reigning Champ: Athletic Clothing With A Minimalist Design

Strongly inspired by training clothes and renowned for their use of fleece, Reigning Champ focuses their energy on producing your basic wardrobe essentials made with distinctive quality. From their tees and hoodies to their jogging pants, in all the beauty of their simplicity, Reigning Champ products have, in their own way, shaped the Canadian fashion … Read more ›

FIG Clothing, Travel. Flex Fabric: The Best Travel Pants For Women. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Flex Fabric: The Best Travel Pants For Women

Flex Fabric: The Best Travel Pants For Women

If only packing for vacation was as easy as purchasing the plane ticket. It’s hard to know what to pack and what to leave behind and once you’ve decided on your favourite clothes, you’ve got to somehow make it all fit into your suitcase or duffel. It’s true that finding the perfect balance between style … Read more ›