Hiking & Trekking, Running, The North Face. Discover the The North Face Versitas Collection. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , Leave a comment on Discover the The North Face Versitas Collection

Discover the The North Face Versitas Collection

The North Face is all about creating technical high quality products that are designed to both aid and improve your performance and your experience. From carefully, constructed apparel to durable equipment, they are aware of what their athletes and other outdoor enthusiasts search for and the Versitas collection is evidence of just that. A collection of … Read more ›

Alchemy Equipment, Arc’teryx, Indygena, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, RAINS. Top Raincoats to Wear with a Dress. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , , Leave a comment on Top Raincoats to Wear with a Dress

Top Raincoats to Wear with a Dress

Sometimes all you want to do is wear a dress and if the rain is falling, who’s saying you can’t? There are plenty of cute dry-weather coats to pair with a dress to complete your elegant look but raincoats are a little different. Finding the right raincoat that looks as cute with a dress as … Read more ›

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Top Raincoats to Wear with a Suit

  Showing up to work sopping wet can put a negative vibe on anyone’s day so a reliable raincoat is essential! Finding a raincoat suitable for hiking can be a lot easier then finding one that works well with your Monday to Friday work attire although it isn’t impossible. For the dapper gentlemen who spend … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Outdoor Research, Patagonia, Peak Performance, Rab, The North Face. Top Lightly Insulated Jackets for Men. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Top Lightly Insulated Jackets for Men

Top Lightly Insulated Jackets for Men

Whether you’re looking for a mid layer to wear under your shell while on the mountain or you’re looking for a lightweight but warm jacket for cruising around town, these lightly insulated jackets will do the trick. They may be lightweight but they pack enough insulation to keep you warm when the temperatures drop and … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Black Diamond, Mountain Hardwear, Outdoor Research, Patagonia, Peak Performance, Rab, The North Face. Top Lightly Insulated Jackets For Women. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Top Lightly Insulated Jackets For Women

Top Lightly Insulated Jackets For Women

Lightly insulated jackets are perfect pieces for seasonal transitions and mid layers for outdoor activities in colder weather. They’re lightweight, warm and usually packable so they make convenient, versatile pieces that can easily be taken anywhere and even be tossed into a purse or backpack. Everyone needs at least one lightly insulated jacket in their … Read more ›

Patagonia, Surfing, Swimwear. Discover Patagonia’s Fair Trade & Recycled Swimwear. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , , Leave a comment on Discover Patagonia’s Fair Trade & Recycled Swimwear

Discover Patagonia’s Fair Trade & Recycled Swimwear

Patagonia is well-known within the outdoor industry for their environmental initiatives and for the ways that they have adapted their brand in order to decrease their environmental impact. Their products are designed for those who appreciate the nature surrounding their favourite hobbies and sports and are aware of the impact that their actions may have … Read more ›

Arc’teryx. Arc’teryx Cerium LT Hoody Review. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Arc’teryx Cerium LT Hoody Review

Arc’teryx Cerium LT Hoody Review

The world of down jackets had been at a standstill until recently. Seriously, how many different angles can you stitch a baffle?  But recently we have been seeing movement in this area, and for this we should be thankful.  One such newsworthy subject was the fact that Arc’teryx, a company planted firmly in shells and … Read more ›

The North Face. Introducing The North Face Apex Flex GTX® Jacket. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Introducing The North Face Apex Flex GTX® Jacket

Introducing The North Face Apex Flex GTX® Jacket

While the seasons changes and the temperatures warm up, the snow turns to rain and outdoor adventures are planned based on weather reports. While we aren’t made of sugar and venturing out in rain weather never hurt anybody, not everyone is as keen to play in the rain as the ducks at your local pond. … Read more ›

Marmot, Mountain Hardwear. Marmot PreCip VS Mountain Hardwear Finder Jacket. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Marmot PreCip VS Mountain Hardwear Finder Jacket

Marmot PreCip VS Mountain Hardwear Finder Jacket

The jackets PreCip from Marmot and Finder from Mountain Hardwear represent an entry point into the wonderful world of waterproof-breathable jackets. You’ll appreciate their waterproofness as well as their compactibility. Indeed, the main difference between them and their higher-priced brothers comes down to features, fit, breathability and durability. While those are important considerations, sometimes the … Read more ›

Running. Differences Between Trail and Road Running. Posted on Categories Apparel·Footwear·OutdoorsTags 1 Comment on Differences Between Trail and Road Running

Differences Between Trail and Road Running

I am a trail runner and I felt it necessary to precede this post with those words. My beginnings as a runner was on road and after several years training and running marathons I transitioned to trail. While I am strictly a trail runner now, I do appreciate and have experience with the flow and … Read more ›

7 For All Mankind, Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Dakine, Norrona, Patagonia, Quartz Co., The North Face, winter jackets. Everything You Need to Know About Zippers. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , 2 Comments on Everything You Need to Know About Zippers

Everything You Need to Know About Zippers

Zippers are everywhere from our pants and jackets to sleeping bags and backpacks. They’re far more convenient than a row of buttons or snaps and can be opened and closed in a matter of seconds. For these conveniences, zippers are used so often for a variety of products around the world. Zipper Mechanics Because zippers are used … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Brooks, Ciele, Darn Tough, Garmin, Icebreaker, Nathan, Running, Salomon, Saucony, SAXX Underwear, Smartwool, The North Face, Wigwam, Zoot. Running Essentials for a Beginner. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Running Essentials for a Beginner

Running Essentials for a Beginner

So you’ve spent all winter avoiding the gym and coming up with every excuse in the book to skip-out on the spin classes you were so motivated to sign up for. Now it’s spring and you’re determined to run because running seems easy enough right? Find yourself a nearby running route, slap on some proper fitting running shoes … Read more ›