Quartz Co.. City, Meet the Outdoors: Introducing the Altitude Sports X Quartz Co. Elsa Women’s Parka. Posted on Categories UncategorizedTags Leave a comment on City, Meet the Outdoors: Introducing the Altitude Sports X Quartz Co. Elsa Women’s Parka

City, Meet the Outdoors: Introducing the Altitude Sports X Quartz Co. Elsa Women’s Parka

Introducing the Elsa Parka, a made-in-Canada collaboration by Quartz Co. & Altitude Sports, two Montreal-based brands with significant winter outerwear expertise. This women’s parka is our fifth collaboration with Quartz Co.—but this edition is a true co-design that began with a blank slate. Quartz Co. tailored a progressive cut perfect for the lifestyle of their … Read more ›

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The 6 Best Winter Sleeping Bags for 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 more insulation. When it’s cold, you want to choose the best winter camping sleeping bag that will be … Read more ›

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A Day & Night in the Life of POP Montreal with JanSport

We met on a sunny Friday in late September in the Mile-End. We had all-access passes to POP Montreal. The Mile-End is one of Montreal’s coolest neighborhoods, and POP is one of North America’s most acclaimed and eclectic music festivals. The only thing on our itinerary was to chill, have fun, and catch a few … Read more ›

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Parajumpers Jackets: Inspired by the 210th Rescue Squadron

Blistering winds, icy streets, and chills to the bone, winter in its most extreme form is far from a Wonderland. Bundling up until you look like the Michelin Man is sometimes a necessity when winter hits its peak. It’s the time of year for base layers, mid-layers, and in places with wet winter climates, hard … Read more ›

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Best Winter Boots For Men 2019

It’s getting close to that time of year when we need winter boots. When buying new winter boots you want the best winter boots for men around.  Consider four things when buying – waterproofness, insulation, grip, and style. Materials like waterproof nylon and GORE-TEX will keep your feet dry in wet conditions. Not only are … Read more ›

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Fjällräven Deals & Coupons for October 2019

What’s more satisfying than finding exactly what you’re looking for? Finding it for less. Altitude Sports regularly offers awesome Fjällräven deals and coupons on a wide selection of products. Fjällräven is a Swedish brand specializing in sustainable technical equipment. Their desire to inspire more people to experience nature has lead to the development of classic … Read more ›

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Arc’teryx Deals & Coupons for October 2019

What’s more satisfying than finding exactly what you’re looking for? Finding it for less. Altitude Sports regularly offers awesome Arc’teryx deals and coupons on a large selection of products each month. Inspired by the mountains, Arc’teryx specializes in high-quality urban and technical equipment and apparel. From breathable jackets to stylish and ultra-technical trousers, we’ve got … Read more ›

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Top 5 Urban Raincoats for Women

You never know when the rain is going to start pouring, and it’s best to be prepared when it does. Find the perfect pair of rain boots and pair them with a stylish yet functional raincoat and you’ll surely be ready for any urban adventure rain or shine. Flaunt your chic look in one of … Read more ›

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Top 5 Urban Raincoats for Men

It’s sometimes difficult to predict Mother Nature’s mood, but with the proper wet weather ensemble, you’ll be ready for anything. Slip on the right pair of rain boots and a versatile raincoat and there’s no stopping your urban outdoor adventures from happening.  Having a style in mind always helps, but knowing what you want to … Read more ›

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Quartz Co.’s Three Brothers: On Purchasing their own Factory and what the Future Holds

Brothers Jean-Philippe, François-Xavier, and Guillaume Robert own and operate Quartz Co., a Quebec-based winter outerwear brand specializing in Canadian-made jackets and parkas. We at Altitude Sports have been lucky enough to share in Quartz Co.’s growth, having collaborated on winter parkas the last five winter seasons.  We recently sat down with the three brothers at … Read more ›

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Comparing Canada Goose Parkas: Kensington VS Trillium

Canada Goose is a premium brand when it comes to winter jackets. Their parkas, originally designed for arctic expeditions, are second to none when it comes to warmth. With so many to choose from, we thought we’d take a closer look at two of their most popular women’s jackets. Here’s a  comparison of the Kensington … Read more ›

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Most Popular Winter Boots for Big & Little Kids in 2019

Winter is coming and we have to start thinking about the equipment we need to get for our little ones. One of the most important parts of a winter outfit is the boots. They need to be able to keep their feet dry and warm when the snow starts to fall. They have to be … Read more ›