Arc’teryx, Hiking & Trekking, Ski & Snowboard. Understanding the Arc’teryx Apparel Naming Scheme. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , , Leave a comment on Understanding the Arc’teryx Apparel Naming Scheme

Understanding the Arc’teryx Apparel Naming Scheme

Whether it’s winter in the Canadian backcountry or a rocky hiking trail in the summer, every environment has its challenges. Understanding this brings the need to develop clothing that can take on these rugged landscapes all year round. Arc’teryx combines high-performance fabrics and highly technical features with the knowledge and first-hand experience it takes to … Read more ›

Arc’teryx. How to Clean Your Rain Jacket. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on How to Clean Your Rain Jacket

How to Clean Your Rain Jacket

You’ve found the perfect rain jacket. It’s lightweight, wind-resistant, waterproof, and stylish. You’ve invested time and money to purchase this jacket. But like any good investment, you want it to last. Even the most durable and water-resistant jackets will begin to lose their effectiveness over time. That doesn’t mean there’s something wrong with the jacket … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Burton, Helly Hansen, Icebreaker, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Patagonia, Smartwool, The North Face. Fleece VS Down VS Merino Wool – The Ultimate Midlayer Face-Off. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , , , , , 1 Comment on Fleece VS Down VS Merino Wool – The Ultimate Midlayer Face-Off

Fleece VS Down VS Merino Wool – The Ultimate Midlayer Face-Off

Gearing up for a weekend in the mountains? Packing efficiently and dressing wisely is crucial. Best to know how to layer for outdoor activities. An idea of the weather and the demands of the activities you’ll be doing will make choosing those layers simple. While a base layer is the root of a good layering system, … Read more ›

On. Head and Feet in the Clouds: Hit Your Personal Best with On Running Shoes. Posted on Categories FootwearTags Leave a comment on Head and Feet in the Clouds: Hit Your Personal Best with On Running Shoes

Head and Feet in the Clouds: Hit Your Personal Best with On Running Shoes

On was born in the Swiss Alps. Although a run through Maisonneuve Parc in Montreal or through the trails at Canmore, Alberta might be less glamorous, it’s with runners in mind that innovators at On have done the unimaginable. Pushing the boundaries of science, On running shoes have made the impossible possible – by showing … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Cocotte Equipment, Dakine, Patagonia, RAINS, SealLine. 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 get shorter and fall weather begins to arrive, your commute might come with some unexpected showers. By bike, or on foot, if you’re making your way to work or school, crosstown traffic and inclement weather might get in your way. When the rain starts to fall, having a waterproof or water-resistant bag … Read more ›

Burton, Dakine, Fjällräven, Herschel Supply Co., JanSport, Sandqvist, Topo Designs. How To Choose The Right School Bag Or Backpack. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , , 1 Comment on How To Choose The Right School Bag Or Backpack

How To Choose The Right School Bag Or Backpack

You know it’s time for back-to-school when supplies are flying off the shelves, and the school bags with all the latest features and styles are on display. With so much variety to choose from it can be easy to lose sight of what you need from your school bag so here are a few simple … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Birkenstock, Carhartt Work In Progress, FIG Clothing, French Connection, Icebreaker, KAVU, Merrell, Patagonia, prana, Smartwool, Sperry, The North Face, Travel. How To Dress Comfortably For Plane Travel. Posted on Categories Apparel·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , 3 Comments on How To Dress Comfortably For Plane Travel

How To Dress Comfortably For Plane Travel

No matter the length of the flight, comfortable plane attire is a must for travelling. From running to the gate to 9 hours layovers, wearing the right outfit can make all the difference. Whether you’re travelling for business or pleasure, you shouldn’t have to choose between comfort and style. Shop our brands below for tips … Read more ›

Big Agnes, Camping, Exped, NEMO Equipment, Sea to Summit, Therm-a-Rest. Best Camping Mattresses 2019. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , , Leave a comment on Best Camping Mattresses 2019

Best Camping Mattresses 2019

It’s that time of year again when the end of the work week is met with excitement and glee and work mode gets shut off until Monday. Ahead lies a weekend of fun and outdoor adventure. Of course, for some, the outdoors can cause more anxiety than relaxation, at which point we would suggest building … Read more ›

Chaco. Chaco Sandals For Summer Outdoors. Posted on Categories Footwear·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Chaco Sandals For Summer Outdoors

Chaco Sandals For Summer Outdoors

Searching for the best all-around outdoor sandals for summer in Canada? Chaco could be your brand. Known as “Chacos,” the legendary footwear company has built a reputation thanks to its simple, durable, and adjustable sandals fitted with a single webbing strap. Below, we’ve curated the best Chacos for beaches, pools, hiking trails, and water sports. … Read more ›

Coleman, Pelican, YETI. Hard Coolers For Summer Outside. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , Leave a comment on Hard Coolers For Summer Outside

Hard Coolers For Summer Outside

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 a must. Soft coolers are handy for days at … Read more ›

Alti Fest, Coupons, Discounts. Save During Alti Fest. Posted on Categories Buying GuidesTags , , Leave a comment on Save During Alti Fest

Save During Alti Fest

Alti Fest is the prime day for the best deals on technical urban and outdoor apparel. This is the single event where you can get deals as good as you’ll find all year! If you aren’t an Altitude Sports member already, Alti Fest is the perfect opportunity to sign up while the price is a … Read more ›

ACC, Running. Get To Know ACC Running Coach Aurelie: Shoes, Travels & More. Posted on Categories Footwear·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Get To Know ACC Running Coach Aurelie: Shoes, Travels & More

Get To Know ACC Running Coach Aurelie: Shoes, Travels & More

We started ACC as a running club any level of runner could join while promoting good vibes and an inclusive community – a community that runs together every Wednesday at 6 PM. Even though ACC operates at a ‘social pace,’ we wanted a professional on board to teach proper techniques, give fitness advice, and help … Read more ›