Black Friday. Black Friday FAQ at Altitude Sports. Posted on Categories Buying GuidesTags

Black Friday FAQ at Altitude Sports

If you’re familiar with Black Friday and Cyber Monday, you’re probably    already scoping out your favourite shops and bookmarking your favourite online deals. To improve your Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping experience, we’ve created the following FAQ, which is a collection of the most frequently asked questions from our clients in past years. … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Kanuk, Mackage, The North Face, Winter. Best Winter Jackets For Extreme Canadian Winters. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·CityTags , , , , ,

Best Winter Jackets For Extreme Canadian Winters

The once voluptuous trees are bare, the air is crisp and the car window scrapers have surfaced. That’s right, it’s that time of year again folks! Winter is approaching and so are the cold temperatures. Instead of hibernating inside your cozy house wrapped up in multiple blankets, wool sweaters and socks, find yourself a warm … Read more ›

Mountain Hardwear. Super/DS StretchDown by Mountain Hardwear: The Movement-Centric Down Jacket.. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags

Super/DS StretchDown by Mountain Hardwear: The Movement-Centric Down Jacket.

When Mountain Hardwear launched the StretchDown jacket line a few years ago, the groundbreaking stretch and flexibility marked a mini-revolution in the down jacket universe. This season they’re back better than ever with the Super/DS StretchDown, a down-filled jacket designed for movement and exclusively available in Canada through Altitude Sports. Shop the Super/DS by Mountain … Read more ›

Salomon. Interview with Jean-Philippe Lalonde, Lifestyle Footwear Program Manager at Salomon. Posted on Categories City·FootwearTags

Interview with Jean-Philippe Lalonde, Lifestyle Footwear Program Manager at Salomon

Salomon is best known for their trail running shoes. Ever been to a trail race? Most athletes will be sporting Salomons. It’s not for nothing they’re a major player in that universe. Over the last couple of years, Salomon is being seen in a distinctly different environment: the city. From Montreal’s hip Mile End to … Read more ›

Helly Hansen. Helly Hansen Lifaloft Insulator Jacket Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags

Helly Hansen Lifaloft Insulator Jacket Reviewed

I’m genuinely thrilled to have had the opportunity to test the Helly Hansen’s LifaLoft Insulator Jacket. I have never really owned many products from this brand and was pleasantly surprised by the quality and dexterity of their product. As an insulator product this jacket has a very specific function and provides a necessary service to all … Read more ›

JanSport. Head Back to School in Style with JanSport Backpacks. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags

Head Back to School in Style with JanSport Backpacks

While the summer heat keeps giving and weekends at the lake aren’t over yet, back to school preparations are just around the corner. Whether your youngest is about to start their very first day of school or your oldest is headed for the final year down the lockered hallways, send them in style with JanSport backpacks.  Shop … Read more ›

Biking & Cycling, Garneau. Altitude Sports X Garneau Cycling Kit: 2018 Edition. Posted on Categories ApparelTags ,

Altitude Sports X Garneau Cycling Kit: 2018 Edition

2018 marks the fourth edition of our limited edition Altitude Sports X Garneau cycling kit and this year’s design showcases dark tones and polka dots. We have chosen dark navy for the core colour with slight red accents in the form of polka dots. The inspiration derives from the night lights in the city and the … Read more ›

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

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 ›

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

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 ›

Helly Hansen. Helly Hansen’s LifaLoft™: Exceptional Warmth Without the Weight. Posted on Categories ApparelTags

Helly Hansen’s LifaLoft™: Exceptional Warmth Without the Weight

Layering for a day in the mountains is always a crucial part of the overall  experience. Feeling too cold can quickly shorten a day so as mom always said, “it’s better to be safe than sorry” and layer up. While layering is key, the types of layers you choose is also important because too many layers … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Fjällräven, Icebreaker, Salomon, SAXX Underwear, Sorel, The North Face. Black Friday FAQ at The Last Hunt. Posted on Categories Buying GuidesTags , , , , , ,

Black Friday FAQ at The Last Hunt

The holiday season is upon us and with it comes the chance to shop for your favourite brands at incredible prices. Whether you’re shopping for gifts or simply treating yourself after, Thelasthunt.com has deals you surely won’t want to miss! Shop from the comforts of your home with eggnog in hand and rest easy knowing … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Mackage, Quartz Co., The North Face, Winter. Most Popular Women’s Coats For 2018. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , , , ,

Most Popular Women’s Coats For 2018

With winter temperature still on the horizon if you still haven’t found your perfect winter coat, it’s time to continue the search. Something that fits just right, looks great and provides just the right amount of warmth is crucial so to help you get on the right track, we’ve gathered our most popular winter coats for … Read more ›

Hillsound, Icebreaker, Petzl, Running, Salomon. How to Winterize Your Running Routine. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , ,

How to Winterize Your Running Routine

I love to run. I find it relaxing and challenging at the same time, a way to clear my head and provide me with a break from my regular routine on the bike. I try to do it all year round, but I live in Eastern Canada, and running outside in the winter in Eastern … Read more ›

Baffin, Boots, Columbia Sportswear, Sorel, The North Face, Winter. Insulation Guide for Winter Boots. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·FootwearTags , , , , ,

Insulation Guide for Winter Boots

Whether you are playing outside with your kids, going to work or waiting for the bus, you need winter boots! It can sometimes be a headache navigating through the different insulation types and making a choice so we hope this guide will preserve your sanity during the shopping process!  Shop Insulated Footwear Types of Insulation … Read more ›

Canada Goose, The North Face. Four Classic Down Jackets for Men Reviewed. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags ,

Four Classic Down Jackets for Men Reviewed

This week I decided to proceed with a review of four classic down jackets for men. Even though each one of these models was made for braving extreme cold, their urban look makes them excellent city coats. Anybody who has waited at the bus stop for twenty minutes in Québec’s bone-chilling winter winds will understand … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Hiking & Trekking. Arc’teryx Deals & Coupons for November 2018. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearTags ,

Arc’teryx Deals & Coupons for November 2018

The only thing more satisfying than finding the piece of equipment you have been searching for is finding it at a lower. Altitude Sports offers regular discounts on many products each month. Get discounts on a wide range of Arc’teryx products during the month of June. This reputable brand creates products inspired directly by the Canadian … Read more ›

The North Face, Winter. Discover the 2018 The North Face Summit Series. Posted on Categories ApparelTags ,

Discover the 2018 The North Face Summit Series

Introducing The North Face Summit Series Collection – “the world’s finest alpine equipment.” A collection of gear designed to keep climbers protected and comfortable in the harshest locations in the most extreme conditions. The North Face’s Summit Series Collection focuses on creating a pinnacle kit for climbers using the best materials and design techniques. The … Read more ›

Running, Salomon. Salomon Deals & Discounts for November 2018. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·EquipmentTags ,

Salomon Deals & Discounts for November 2018

The only thing even more satisfying than finding THE piece of equipment we were looking for, is to find it at a lower price than expected. Altitude Sports regularly offers great discounts on many products. Get your hands on Salomon rebates, offered on a wide variety of products. Salomon is primarily recognized for its hiking … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Kanuk, Mackage, Nobis, Quartz Co., Soia & Kyo. Canadian Made Winter Coats. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , , , , ,

Canadian Made Winter Coats

Everyone has their favorites brands which are strategically chosen for various reasons which can be directly related to the style of the products, the materials used or even their origin. More and more brands are choosing to use domestically sourced materials and fabrics in order to contribute to the growth of their country’s economy and … Read more ›

Fjällräven. Fjällräven Deals & Coupons for November 2018. Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentTags

Fjällräven Deals & Coupons for November 2018

The only thing even more satisfying than finding THE piece of equipment you were looking for is to find it at a lower price than expected. Altitude Sports regularly offers great discounts on a variety of products from your favourite brands. Get your hands on discounts on a wide range of Fjällräven products. Fjällräven is … Read more ›

Smartwool. Smartwool Men’s Merino 150 Baselayer Short Sleeve Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags

Smartwool Men’s Merino 150 Baselayer Short Sleeve Reviewed

Is Merino worth it? An investment or just another marketing tool to make you spend more money? Let’s find out. First off what is Merino wool? Its origins are from Southern Spain many centuries ago but more recently it is most commonly found and associated with New Zealand and Australian sheep. Known for its softness … Read more ›