. Just the Base Layers: 5 Picks for your Active Winter. Posted on Categories UncategorizedLeave a comment on Just the Base Layers: 5 Picks for your Active Winter

Just the Base Layers: 5 Picks for your Active Winter

Base layers. Usually an afterthought, until in the thick of the action when your sweat turns to chills. Your next-to-skin layer is as important as your jacket; after all, what good is a breathable shell when your old cotton t-shirt is soaked, clammy and weighing you down?   What to look for? Essentially you need … Read more ›

. Filson: 120 Years of Unfailling Goods. Posted on Categories UncategorizedLeave a comment on Filson: 120 Years of Unfailling Goods

Filson: 120 Years of Unfailling Goods

We arrived in Seattle on a sunny Friday morning, a rarity for the rain-soaked West Coast. After a must-stop at the first-ever Starbuck’s, we went to Filson’s head office. There, we were immersed in the rich world of a brand that, true to the style of the city lodged between the mountains and the sea, … Read more ›

Osprey. Osprey: the Arcane Collection. Posted on Categories City·EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Osprey: the Arcane Collection

Osprey: the Arcane Collection

Urban minimalism In the adventure backpack world, Osprey reigns supreme. Powerful long-haul carriers; light, technical trekking and hiking packs; transportation solutions of all kinds: Osprey is the sure thing for carrying comfort, functionality and durability. We were pleasantly surprised when they announced their new fall line of urban, streamlined, intelligently-designed packs. Let’s dig into the … Read more ›

Canada Goose. Canada Goose’s Best Lightweight Down Jackets. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on Canada Goose’s Best Lightweight Down Jackets

Canada Goose’s Best Lightweight Down Jackets

Transitional seasons leave a lot of guesswork when choosing the right thing to wear. For autumn’s unpredictability, Canada Goose had created an extensive new line of  lightweight down jacket, striking a balance between style and warmth for your seasonal urban activities. To help you make the right choice among their different models, here are our … Read more ›

The North Face. The North Face: She Moves Mountains. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on The North Face: She Moves Mountains

The North Face: She Moves Mountains

This year The North Face launched their #SheMovesMountains campaign, an inspiring initiative looking to change the face of exploring. There’s no better influence than a role model with whom we can identify. The movement shines a light on powerful female athletes from all over the globe whose adventures are building the foundation for a new … Read more ›

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

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 ›

Fjällräven. My Kånken Back-to-School Instagram Contest: 30 Days. 30 Winners. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on My Kånken Back-to-School Instagram Contest: 30 Days. 30 Winners

My Kånken Back-to-School Instagram Contest: 30 Days. 30 Winners

Summer is coming to an end and back-to-school festivities are taking flight. Do you have everything you need for the big day? Being ready for your first day back means acquiring the appropriate school supplies and most importantly, having the right backpack to transport all your belongings from class to class throughout the day. For … Read more ›

BN3TH. Why is Bn3th Underwear so Popular?. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Why is Bn3th Underwear so Popular?

Why is Bn3th Underwear so Popular?

Just like it has been revealed in a previous article, MyPackage underwear underwent a rebrand and changed its name to Bn3th, which they found reflected their values and identity better. Despite their new identity, the brand continues to offer quality products that live up to their reputation. While Bn3th specializes in boxer briefs, the brand … 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 ›

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 ›

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 ›