Barbour, Canada Goose, Herno, Mackage, Mountain Hardwear, Soia & Kyo. Top 6 Stylish Fall Urban Jackets for Women. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , , , , Leave a comment on Top 6 Stylish Fall Urban Jackets for Women

Top 6 Stylish Fall Urban Jackets for Women

Dressing for fall means patterned layers, cozy accessories and cute, stylish boots. The air is crisp and while the temperatures drop, a stylish fall coat to top off your fashionable ensemble is a must. Pair a sleek, thigh-length trench with a flirty dress or a waist-length bomber with a figure-shaping pair of pants. With a stylish … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Outdoor Research, The North Face. Our Top 6 Best Softshell Jackets For Women. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , Leave a comment on Our Top 6 Best Softshell Jackets For Women

Our Top 6 Best Softshell Jackets For Women

A softshell jacket should be a staple in any outdoor enthusiast’s wardrobe. For mountaineers, ski tourers, and even cyclists, softshells make an optimal layering piece for high-output aerobic activities in a variety of weather conditions. On cool, dry days, they make a great stand-alone layer, but when the rains are pouring, you’ll want to pair … Read more ›

Patagonia. What is Recycled Polyester?. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on What is Recycled Polyester?

What is Recycled Polyester?

When many people think of polyester, they don’t think of the plastic bottles that take up space in vending machines or the coolers at the grocery store. We all know that too often these bottles find their way into the garbage and end up in a landfill, leaving a wasteful footprint. For this reason, you … Read more ›

Alchemy Equipment, Arc Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , , , , Leave a comment on Stylish Men’s Jackets for Urban Adventures this Fall

Stylish Men’s Jackets for Urban Adventures this Fall

Fall weather calls for fall fashion, and with it comes the need for the right fall jacket. You can compliment any sophisticated outfit with a sleek jacket for a day at the office or a weekend dinner party. You can even bring out the look of your favourite leather boots with a sophisticated fall coat. … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Outdoor Research. What is a Softshell?. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , , , Leave a comment on What is a Softshell?

What is a Softshell?

Each jacket has its role and place in your wardrobe, whether it be for outdoor pursuits in the mountains or stylish evenings in the city. Rain coats are for drizzly days; waterproof shells are for adventuring up mountain peaks; parkas are ideal for harsh winter weather; lightly insulated jackets work as layering pieces or as … Read more ›

Burton, Converse, Fjällräven, Herschel Supply Co., hydro flask, Instance, JanSport, Klean Kanteen, Mizu, Nalgene, Native, The North Face, Vans. Top 5 Stylishly Savvy Back to School Essentials Every Child Needs. Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Top 5 Stylishly Savvy Back to School Essentials Every Child Needs

Top 5 Stylishly Savvy Back to School Essentials Every Child Needs

It’s that time of year again. Early mornings kick-started by irritating alarm clocks and rushing out the front door to make the first bell. Some kids love it, while others dread it. The same can be said for parents. While back to school time has its unpredictable (and predictable) ups-and-downs, one that you control is … Read more ›

Arc’teryx. Arc’teryx Women’s Cerium SL Hoody Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Arc’teryx Women’s Cerium SL Hoody Reviewed

Arc’teryx Women’s Cerium SL Hoody Reviewed

The Arc’teryx Cerium SL Hoody is a great jacket! It feels great, it fits great, it is very warm, it is true to size and very lightweight. It features an integrated stuff sack in the left pocket for easy compressible and packable option. Stay tuned for its release in the Arc’teryx Spring 2018 collection. Shop … Read more ›

Patagonia. Patagonia Men’s Lightweight Synchilla Snap-T Pull Over Reviewed. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Patagonia Men’s Lightweight Synchilla Snap-T Pull Over Reviewed

Patagonia Men’s Lightweight Synchilla Snap-T Pull Over Reviewed

I had a Patagonia Synchilla fleece before, a long time ago.  It was a pull over like this one, in a green and blue colour that I liked very much.  It had a marsupial pouch in the front that I did not like very much, because aside from keeping my hands warm I couldn’t really … Read more ›

Biking & Cycling, Garneau. Introducing the new Altitude Sports X Garneau Collaboration. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Introducing the new Altitude Sports X Garneau Collaboration

Introducing the new Altitude Sports X Garneau Collaboration

Back again for the third year, Altitude Sports has collaborated with Garneau to produce a limited edition road cycling kit. We’ve designed an aesthetic that is exclusive to Altitude Sports and is sure to stand out in the pack. This year’s collaboration has incorporated a splash of colour, with a digital camo print jersey featuring light and … Read more ›

The North Face. The North Face Ventrix Jacket Reviewed. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment 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 ›

Adventure Medical Kits, Black Diamond, Garmin, LifeStraw, MSR, Oakley, Petzl, Pristine, Rab, Suunto, The North Face, Victorinox, VSSL. Hiking Essentials You Won’t Want to Forget. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·Footwear·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Hiking Essentials You Won’t Want to Forget

Hiking Essentials You Won’t Want to Forget

Backpacking, especially overnight backpacking, is a pretty amazing thing.  I try to get out as often as I can, even if it’s a place close to home.  Sometimes those are the best ones, when you don’t need to travel far and getting out the door is quick and can happen on a moment’s notice. Still, … Read more ›

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

Known for their technical products and precise attention to detail, it’s no surprise that Arc’teryx is one of the leading brands within the outdoor industry. Their carefully designed products are catered to specific activities and boast features that enhance their functionality within specified activities.  From the features and shapes to the materials used, each Arc’teryx products … Read more ›