Canada Goose. Canada Goose Lodge Jacket Review. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on Canada Goose Lodge Jacket Review

Canada Goose Lodge Jacket Review

The Canada Goose Lodge Jacket is definitely one of the best short urban jackets to wear between seasons. Even though you can combine the jacket with a shell, the coat has enough isolation to be worn alone while also being both breathable and ultralight. Our review of this product 9.3 / 10 The pros are: Made … Read more ›

Norrona. The Norrøna Lofoten ski jacket and pant review. Posted on Categories ApparelTags 1 Comment on The Norrøna Lofoten ski jacket and pant review

The Norrøna Lofoten ski jacket and pant review

I tested the Lofoten Gore-Tex Pro jacket and pants from Norrøna last spring in Gaustatoppen, Norway. We hiked up the mountain for two and a half hours to turn around and ski down the last vestiges of snow. Our review of this product 9.3 / 10 The pros are: 4 season versatility Articulated cut GORE-TEX Pro … Read more ›

Canada Goose. Canada Goose comparison: Langford vs. Chateau. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags 15 Comments on Canada Goose comparison: Langford vs. Chateau

Canada Goose comparison: Langford vs. Chateau

Here are two men’s styles from Canada Goose’s Arctic Collection: the Langford Parka and the Chateau Parka. What’s the difference between them? Alexandre tried them both and tells you all you need to know about these two winter jackets. The Langford Parka is new to the collection and is inspired by two of the best … Read more ›

Filson, hunting. Top 10 Urban Fall: Wool Mackinaw Cruiser Filson. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Top 10 Urban Fall: Wool Mackinaw Cruiser Filson

Top 10 Urban Fall: Wool Mackinaw Cruiser Filson

Here is a classic for all men, real men. Perfect for the fall season, the Wool Mackinaw Cruiser from Filson is the ideal hunting companion. The virgin wool will keep you warm, even in humid conditions, and the thickness of the weaving will offer you great protection against wind, combined with great breathability. Our review … Read more ›

. The North Face Fuse Brigandine Jacket review. Posted on Categories ApparelLeave a comment on The North Face Fuse Brigandine Jacket review

The North Face Fuse Brigandine Jacket review

Ski jackets are like shoes: you need many of them to be happy. Sometimes you want something tight and European, other times longer to cover the freezing chair, and sometimes, just sometimes you want to have fun.  I place the The North Face Fuse Brigandine Jacket (find the women’s version here) firmly in the fun section. … Read more ›

Patagonia. Where to Find the Most Ethical Down Jackets. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Where to Find the Most Ethical Down Jackets

Where to Find the Most Ethical Down Jackets

Recently, The North Face has declared that by 2017 all their down products will be certified by the RDS. Much like Patagonia who has claimed that the company’s organic policy was the catalyst in developing California’s organic cotton farm industry, The North Face believes it’s bringing down production to a new ethical era by encouraging … Read more ›

Barbour. Top 10 fall fashion: Barbour Propeller Blazer. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Top 10 fall fashion: Barbour Propeller Blazer

Top 10 fall fashion: Barbour Propeller Blazer

I love blazers, trench coats and anything British. When I saw the Propeller Blazer from Barbour my eyes turned into hearts and my heartbeat jumped through my chest. I’m joking, but only a bit. Our review of this product 9.2 / 10 The pros are: Perfect cut Attention to detail Fabric The cons are: Price … Read more ›

Aether. Aether Apparel: L.A.’s outdoor brand. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Aether Apparel: L.A.’s outdoor brand

Aether Apparel: L.A.’s outdoor brand

Finally someone who understands the desire to look good in the city, but retain technological aspects in their wardrobe. Aether is a brand based out of Los Angeles which focuses on exactly that. Not content with the choice of either fashion or technicality, they decided to merge the two. The selection we have is exciting.You … Read more ›

. What to wear ski touring (according to Mark). Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentLeave a comment on What to wear ski touring (according to Mark)

What to wear ski touring (according to Mark)

My good friend Juan resurrected from the grave, and posted an article about is hot picks/suggestions for ski touring. Being irate and argumentative, I feel I must provide my own list, and offer other possibilities. Socks: A well made ski sock might seem like a luxury, but change that mentality. Like Juan says, these are … Read more ›

Nau. Nau: technical, urban & eco-friendly. Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Nau: technical, urban & eco-friendly

Nau: technical, urban & eco-friendly

Nau, which is pronounced “now,” is, dare I say, like a soul mate of Altitude-sports.com. We have recently brought this brand in and we love it already. The brand is based out of Portland, Oregon, which like Montreal is a hotbed of hipster culture. And when you say hipster, you think about fashion consciousness. When … Read more ›