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

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 ›

Salomon. Salomon Annecy Trip Photo Recap. Posted on Categories Footwear·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Salomon Annecy Trip Photo Recap

Salomon Annecy Trip Photo Recap

Salomon is known for their trail running shoes. Go to any trail race, and it’ll likely be the brand most worn by athletes. They are the leading trail running brand after all. But in the past 2 years, Salomon shoes started to appear in a different environment: the city. You can spot them in the … Read more ›

Hiking & Trekking, Lowa. Lowa Vantage GTX Mid Hiking Boots Reviewed. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , Leave a comment on Lowa Vantage GTX Mid Hiking Boots Reviewed

Lowa Vantage GTX Mid Hiking Boots Reviewed

Lowa is the absolute heavyweight of hiking boots. The German company makes more hiking boots than any other company in the world. Their best selling model is the Lowa Renegade but today I’ll take a close look at a slightly more rugged model: the Lowa Vantage GTX Mid in navy red. The Vantage falls in … Read more ›

AKU, Hiking & Trekking. AKU Men’s Alterra GTX Hiking Boots Reviewed. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , Leave a comment on AKU Men’s Alterra GTX Hiking Boots Reviewed

AKU Men’s Alterra GTX Hiking Boots Reviewed

AKU is an Italian company specializing in footwear built for the mountain. Hiking boots designed in Italy and made in Europe: I like the sound of that! I’m reviewing today the anthracite men’s AKU Alterra GTX hiking boots which sits in the middle of their lineup in the trekking category, below their mountaineering and backpacking … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Hiking & Trekking. Arc’teryx Bora² Mid GTX Hiking Boots Reviewed. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , Leave a comment on Arc’teryx Bora² Mid GTX Hiking Boots Reviewed

Arc’teryx Bora² Mid GTX Hiking Boots Reviewed

Arc’teryx surprised the outdoor world when they announced their footwear lineup in 2014. Our team at Altitude was especially excited and it’s easy to understand why; Arc’teryx is at the forefront of the best and most technical gear & clothing, and it’s headquartered in BC, Canada. We now have even more reasons to get excited … Read more ›