. Best Arc’teryx Hardshell Jackets—His & Hers. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·OutdoorsLeave a comment on Best Arc’teryx Hardshell Jackets—His & Hers

Best Arc’teryx Hardshell Jackets—His & Hers

Best Arc’teryx Hardshell Jackets What are the best hardshell jackets by Arc’teryx for men and women? First, ask yourself what you want a hardshell for—waterproof for staying dry in the rain, breathable with vents for high-output activities, something you could wear layered over an insulator on the mountain or standalone in the rainforest. There are … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Buff, CEP Compression, Craft, Fitletic, Salomon, Shock Absorber, Smartwool, Suunto, The North Face. Running Gift Ideas for 2019. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Running Gift Ideas for 2019

Running Gift Ideas for 2019

Running has evolved beyond simple footwear. Likewise, running gift ideas for runners are tougher to come up with than you might think. There are unique gifts for runners to think of, from recovery rollers to watches, base layers to headwear, gloves to headphones, and of course shoes. Running Gift Ideas Fortunately for the runner in … Read more ›

Peak Performance, Ski & Snowboard. Discover Peak Performance Ski Kits. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Discover Peak Performance Ski Kits

Discover Peak Performance Ski Kits

Ski season is upon us and so are the winter storms, bringing in daydream-worthy forecasts that have powder hounds antsy for epic ski days. Whether you’re a backcountry explorer earning your turns or you prefer to stick to the resort and lap the corduroy, the Peak Performance Ski Kits collection has a little something stylish … Read more ›

Helly Hansen. Helly Hansen’s LifaLoft: Exceptional Warmth Without the Weight. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Helly Hansen’s LifaLoft: Exceptional Warmth Without the Weight

Helly Hansen’s LifaLoft: Exceptional Warmth Without the Weight

Layering for a day in the mountains is always a crucial part of the overall experience. Feeling too cold can quickly shorten a day so as mom always said, “it’s better to be safe than sorry” and layer up. While layering is key, the types of layers you choose are also important because too many … Read more ›

Nobis. A Look At The Fall-Winter 2019 Collection From Nobis. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·CityTags Leave a comment on A Look At The Fall-Winter 2019 Collection From Nobis

A Look At The Fall-Winter 2019 Collection From Nobis

Nobis has been around for over a decade. In that time, they’ve continued to refine their outdoor apparel to meet all the demands of the city and beyond. They take the functionality of technical outerwear and apply it to classic styles and silhouettes. Designed in Canada, using high-quality fabrics, and sustainably sourced materials, Nobis creates … Read more ›

Mammut. On the Mountains with Mammut: Alpine Performance Signed By Swiss Craftsmanship. Posted on Categories Apparel·Brand Story·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on On the Mountains with Mammut: Alpine Performance Signed By Swiss Craftsmanship

On the Mountains with Mammut: Alpine Performance Signed By Swiss Craftsmanship

We landed in Zurich on a beautifully warm Sunday morning in mid-April—a stark contrast from the almost winter-like weather we left behind in Montreal. We were greeted inside the hyper-modern airport terminal by Kris and Mark, Mammut representatives doubling as our tour guides for the next 6-days of adventure throughout Switzerland. Our journey had the … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Burton, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Patagonia. The Ultimate Waterproof-Breathable Fabrics Guide. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·City·OutdoorsTags , , , ,

The Ultimate Waterproof-Breathable Fabrics Guide

When we think of waterproof coats, the main thing that comes to mind is GORE-TEX because it is one of the most popular and renowned waterproof membranes. The truth is, there are multiple other waterproof breathable fabrics that do the job—depending on what the job is you need them to do! Below is a guide … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Black Diamond, Marmot, Norrona, The North Face. Top 5 GORE-TEX Coats to Stay Dry. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , Leave a comment on Top 5 GORE-TEX Coats to Stay Dry

Top 5 GORE-TEX Coats to Stay Dry

Take your pick of the four seasons and you’ll find that each one comes with unexpected weather and changing temperatures. Ready to embark on an outdoor adventure? Fortunately, we are not made of sugar so a little rain and mud shouldn’t’ keep you from enjoying the outdoors, it only makes it more exciting! And with … Read more ›

. Sustainable Brands We Love. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying GuidesLeave a comment on Sustainable Brands We Love

Sustainable Brands We Love

With Black Friday and the holidays upon us, sustainable brands are on the tip of everyone’s tongue and wish list. Bags, shoes, boots; recycled plastic, cork, hardwear; PETA approval, bluesign certified, vegan-sourced—the move to better living for a better future is in full effect and we are all in the middle of it.  There is … Read more ›

. Altitude Sports Staff Picks for Christmas 2019. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying GuidesLeave a comment on Altitude Sports Staff Picks for Christmas 2019

Altitude Sports Staff Picks for Christmas 2019

At Altitude Sports we know what it takes to get through the 4 seasons while staying comfortable, stylish and protected against whatever the weather has in store. Whether it’s finding a durable waterproof shell, a lightweight down jacket, a pair of rugged hiking boots, or getting ready for winter with our massive selection of men’s … Read more ›

Herno, Winter. Herno Outerwear: High End Fashion & Performance. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , 6 Comments on Herno Outerwear: High End Fashion & Performance

Herno Outerwear: High End Fashion & Performance

Imagined in the city of Lesa by Giuseppe Marenzi and his wife Alessandra Diana, Herno was founded in 1948. Born from the experience offered by the extremely rainy climate of Lake Maggiore, Herno at first produced only raincoats. Later on, they started producing cashmere coats, which allowed them to start the exportation of their garments … Read more ›

Mountian Hardwear. Mountain Hardwear: Discover the Exposure/2 GORE-TEX Collection. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Mountain Hardwear: Discover the Exposure/2 GORE-TEX Collection

Mountain Hardwear: Discover the Exposure/2 GORE-TEX Collection

Mountain Hardwear strives to reimagine the future by introducing innovative technologies and new collections season after season. From their popular StretchDown collection to their latest Exposure/2 GORE-TEX launch, they are well beyond meeting the needs of outdoor enthusiasts and keeping adventurers well equipped.  Shop Mountain Hardwear About the Exposure/2 GORE-TEX Collection Mountain Hardwear’s latest Exposure/2 GORE-TEX … Read more ›