Kamik. Kamik Jessie and Riptides Boots Reviewed. Posted on Categories FootwearTags Leave a comment on Kamik Jessie and Riptides Boots Reviewed

Kamik Jessie and Riptides Boots Reviewed

My little darling and I were lucky enough to receive the same Kamik boots. I’m wearing the Eggplant Jessie model, which is identical to the kid’s Riptide model. I must admit that having matching boots was quite cute. The perfect “mommy and me” duo. My daughter likes shoes and boots more neutral, without the usual … Read more ›

Running, Salomon, winter camping. Salomon Snowcross 2 CSWP Shoes Reviewed. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , , Leave a comment on Salomon Snowcross 2 CSWP Shoes Reviewed

Salomon Snowcross 2 CSWP Shoes Reviewed

I am a huge fan of the Salomon Speedcross line of trail running shoes, I have had at least 6 pairs of them and have seen the improvements over the years. So I was quite happy to put the snowcross 2 CSWP to the test. CSWP stands for ClimaSalomon Waterproof – I hate acronyms – … Read more ›

Icebreaker. Icebreaker Women’s Descender Long Sleeve ½ Zip Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Icebreaker Women’s Descender Long Sleeve ½ Zip Reviewed

Icebreaker Women’s Descender Long Sleeve ½ Zip Reviewed

I first picked up the Icebreaker Descender Long Sleeve 1/2 Zip because the beautiful Merlot colour worked for me. Then, I felt the fabric and was blown away by the softness to the touch. If, like me, you’re looking for a warm base layer or a light mid-layer for your cold-weather activities, you’ll find the … Read more ›

Arc’teryx. Altitude Sports X Arc’teryx Women’s Cerium LT Hoody Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Altitude Sports X Arc’teryx Women’s Cerium LT Hoody Reviewed

Altitude Sports X Arc’teryx Women’s Cerium LT Hoody Reviewed

For those of us familiar with the cold weather that winter brings, we know that dressing for the weather is really important. Even on the west coast, temps can drop below zero degrees Celsius, and snow can grace our ground. A down jacket is a must-have in the closet of any winter lover. Many down … Read more ›

Buff, Burton, Fjällräven, Herschel Supply Co., Kombi, POC, Smartwool, Sorel, The North Face. Holiday Gift Guide For Kids. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Holiday Gift Guide For Kids

Holiday Gift Guide For Kids

The Holidays are here, along with the sub-zero temperatures, so why not give the gift of warmth for endless hours of play and adventure outside? TWith the right gift, you can keep your little ones warm, cozy and prepared for any winter adventure that reaches their fingertips. Whether you`re shopping for presents suitable for the … Read more ›

Ski & Snowboard, Smartwool. Alpine Ski Touring in Rogers Pass with Smartwool: Go Far. Feel Good. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Alpine Ski Touring in Rogers Pass with Smartwool: Go Far. Feel Good

Alpine Ski Touring in Rogers Pass with Smartwool: Go Far. Feel Good

Back in front of my computer screen in my Montreal office, I’m just starting to realize that a few days ago I was in the middle of the Rockies on the iconic Rogers Pass. Cut off from any civilization, I tried for the first time the experience of Alpine ski touring. I took part in … Read more ›

FuelBelt, Running. FuelBelt H20 2 Bottle Belt Reviewed. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on FuelBelt H20 2 Bottle Belt Reviewed

FuelBelt H20 2 Bottle Belt Reviewed

Staying hydrating while running is a priority for all runners. The choices are twofold, you carry water or you stash it somewhere along your route. Personally, I like the flexibility of carrying my water and find it somewhat comforting. A few years ago, I used to carry my 2L CamelBack on every long run and … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Running. Arc’teryx Women’s Motus Crew and Sunara Tight Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , 2 Comments on Arc’teryx Women’s Motus Crew and Sunara Tight Reviewed

Arc’teryx Women’s Motus Crew and Sunara Tight Reviewed

Just outside of Melbourne, Australia, lies the gentle countryside of the Mornington Peninsula. During Australia’s winter, the landscape is green and lush. The air is filled with the refreshing scent of eucalyptus. Fields are charmingly dotted with cows and sheep and the occasional kangaroo. The famous wineries of this region are quiet and vines are … Read more ›

Running, Salomon. Salomon Wings Flyte 2 GTX Shoes Reviewed. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , Leave a comment on Salomon Wings Flyte 2 GTX Shoes Reviewed

Salomon Wings Flyte 2 GTX Shoes Reviewed

Trying new shoes and evaluating them? Yes, okay … Salomons? You bet, obviously yes! I had the chance to get to test out the Salomon Wings Flyte 2 GTX shoes during a trip to the Adirondacks and here’s what I thought. Shop Salomon Footwear Our review of this product 8/ 10 The pros are: Very … Read more ›

Osprey. Osprey Ozone 46L Travel Backpack Reviewed. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Osprey Ozone 46L Travel Backpack Reviewed

Osprey Ozone 46L Travel Backpack Reviewed

Osprey has been in the backpack business since 1974.  It’s all they do – so it isn’t surprising that they do it very well.  The Ozone 46L Travel Pack is no exception. This bag provides ample, well-organized storage, and comfortable ventilated straps all in an extremely light weight package. Shop Osprey Backpacks Our review of … Read more ›

The North Face. The North Face Ventrix Jacket Reviewed. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags 4 Comments on The North Face Ventrix Jacket Reviewed

The North Face Ventrix Jacket Reviewed

The North Face Ventrix Jacket is a synthetic insulated jacket with North Face’s new technology of the same name. This technology aims to make the insulation more breathable by perforating it. When the user is still, the perforations are closed and the insulation is at its best. When the user is active, the perforations open … Read more ›