Coleman, Pelican, YETI. Best Hard Coolers for Summer 2018. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , Leave a comment on Best Hard Coolers for Summer 2018

Best Hard Coolers for Summer 2018

Nothing is more rewarding on a sweltering hot summer day than gulping back a refreshing beverage that instantly quenches your thirst. Ice cold lemonade, a crisp beer or chilled water, whatever you’re reaching for when the sun is blazing, a cooler that keeps it icy fresh is surely a must. Soft coolers are handy for days … Read more ›

Icebreaker. Icebreaker’s Cool-Lite Collection: Stay Cool This Summer. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Icebreaker’s Cool-Lite Collection: Stay Cool This Summer

Icebreaker’s Cool-Lite Collection: Stay Cool This Summer

Summer means warmth and sunshine. As the temperature rises, it can be tricky to know exactly what to wear and not overheat. To help you take advantage of your favourite summer activities, Icebreaker developed Cool-Lite. This technology combines the natural benefits of merino wool with TENCEL®, a eucalyptus-derived fibre. This unique combination results in clothes … Read more ›

Garneau, Maloja, Norrona, POC, Scott, Sombrio. How to Dress for Mountain Biking. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Dress for Mountain Biking

How to Dress for Mountain Biking

One of the highlights of the summer is getting out on your mountain bike and ripping down fresh, loamy trails. Whether the sun is shining or the rain is falling, any day out on your two wheels is an all-time day with shred-tastic conditions. While style is more often something you associate with urban settings and … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Hoka One One, Mizuno, Running, Salomon, Saucony, The North Face. Top 6 Trail Running Shoes. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on Top 6 Trail Running Shoes

Top 6 Trail Running Shoes

Looking for a change of scenery and a spark for your running routine? Head to the nearest mountain and try trail running! Taking advantage of beautiful ever-changing landscapes and tackle varied terrain of the trails. Running over roots and rocks on uneven paths can be a challenge all to itself.  It’s critical to be properly … Read more ›

. Celebrate Canada Day with Discounts & Contests. Posted on Categories Apparel·City·Equipment·OutdoorsLeave a comment on Celebrate Canada Day with Discounts & Contests

Celebrate Canada Day with Discounts & Contests

At Altitude Sports, we are particularly proud of our origins and to celebrate Canada Day on July 1st, we decided to put our local brands in the spotlight. For the occasion, we offer you week-long discounts of up to 30% on many of our Canadian brands, as well as products designed and produced here in … Read more ›

Black Diamond, Hiking & Trekking. Black Diamond Trail Trekking Poles Reviewed. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on Black Diamond Trail Trekking Poles Reviewed

Black Diamond Trail Trekking Poles Reviewed

These are our third pair of Black Diamond trekking poles, so it is a safe assumption that we are fans of the brand and the product.  Last summer, my wife used an older pair of poles that were not like these on a hike into the Appalachian mountains. They came back absolutely decimated, and because … Read more ›

Electrik Kidz, little yogi, luvmother, Youth Collections. Three Adorable Canadian Brands for Your Kids. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , Leave a comment on Three Adorable Canadian Brands for Your Kids

Three Adorable Canadian Brands for Your Kids

Today it’s easy enough to find a variety of dynamic clothing for your children. The Canadian market has also blossomed, and if you’re thinking to outfit your kids in style, take a look at Luvmother, Little Yogi, and Electrik Kidz. These adorable new brands are not only Canadian-made, they strive to create high-quality and environmentally-friendly … Read more ›

Running, The North Face. The North Face Flight Series: Tackle the Trails in Lightweight Running Gear. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on The North Face Flight Series: Tackle the Trails in Lightweight Running Gear

The North Face Flight Series: Tackle the Trails in Lightweight Running Gear

When it comes to running under the heat of the hot summer sun, choosing the right apparel can make the world of difference. From sprinting along gravel paths and paved sidewalks to taking in the views from rugged mountain peaks, lightweight materials with moisture-wicking fabrics are a wardrobe essential for any runner.  Having worked alongside their running athletes, … Read more ›

Marmot, Salomon, Smartwool, The North Face. Celebrate Summer & Save During Our Summer Solstice Sale. Posted on Categories UncategorizedTags , , , Leave a comment on Celebrate Summer & Save During Our Summer Solstice Sale

Celebrate Summer & Save During Our Summer Solstice Sale

June 21st marks the first day of summer and what better way to celebrate the warm weather than with hot deals! Enjoy up to 30% off on your favourite brands from now until June 26th. Shop sales on products from brands like Salomon, Marmot, Smartwool, The North Face and more. Shop Summer Solstice Sale Looking to … Read more ›

Adventure Medical Kits, Black Diamond, Garmin, LifeStraw, MSR, Oakley, Petzl, Pristine, Rab, Suunto, The North Face, Victorinox, VSSL. Hiking Essentials You Won’t Want to Forget. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·Footwear·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , , 1 Comment on Hiking Essentials You Won’t Want to Forget

Hiking Essentials You Won’t Want to Forget

Backpacking, especially overnight backpacking, is a pretty amazing thing.  I try to get out as often as I can, even if it’s a place close to home.  Sometimes those are the best ones, when you don’t need to travel far and getting out the door is quick and can happen on a moment’s notice. Still, … Read more ›

Biking & Cycling, Sportful. Sportful: Designed for Athletes. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Sportful: Designed for Athletes

Sportful: Designed for Athletes

With a passion for the mountains and an eye for design that thrives in their collections, it’s no surprise that Sportful is an acclaimed company. Producing reputable and performant products trusted by world-class athletes, the brand holds a well-deserved image that is associated with top quality. From cross-country skiing and cycling to climbing and ski mountaineering, … Read more ›