Arc’teryx, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Rab, The North Face. How to Find the Perfect Raincoat. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying GuidesTags , , , , , 6 Comments on How to Find the Perfect Raincoat

How to Find the Perfect Raincoat

  Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast or simply looking to stay dry while you’re out and about, an effective raincoat will be your best friend on those somber, wet days or during those spontaneous, mountain-top weather changes. With so many products to choose from it’s hard to know where to start and what to look … Read more ›

Barbour, Begg & Co., Bellroy, Fjällräven, Icebreaker, Nixon, prana, SAXX Underwear. Valentine’s Day Gift Guide 2018. Posted on Categories Buying GuidesTags , , , , , , , 1 Comment on Valentine’s Day Gift Guide 2018

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide 2018

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner which means love is growing in the air. Pink, red and white hues add a festive touch to shop windows and romantic deals for two are popping up everywhere you look. Looking for that perfect gift for your special someone? Whether your partner is a chic and sophisticated urban … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Backcountry Access, Black Diamond, Buff, Craft, Dynafit, Icebreaker, Leki, Mammut, MSR, Norrona, Patagonia, Pomoca, Ski & Snowboard. Ski Touring Guide. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , 2 Comments on Ski Touring Guide

Ski Touring Guide

Do you ever notice tiny-ant-people traversing across far away mountains when you are heading up the chairlift for your first run of the day? Or spot tracks zig-zagging up steep, snowy pitches leaving behind a trail like that of a snail and wonder who the heck got up there and how? This is ski touring. … Read more ›

Baffin, Boots, Columbia Sportswear, Sorel, The North Face, Winter. Insulation Guide for Winter Boots. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·FootwearTags , , , , , Leave a comment on Insulation Guide for Winter Boots

Insulation Guide for Winter Boots

Whether you are playing outside with your kids, going to work or waiting for the bus, you need winter boots! It can sometimes be a headache navigating through the different insulation types and making a choice so we hope this guide will preserve your sanity during the shopping process!  Shop Insulated Footwear Types of Insulation … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Kanuk, Mackage, The North Face, Winter. Best Winter Jackets For Extreme Canadian Winters. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·CityTags , , , , , 7 Comments on Best Winter Jackets For Extreme Canadian Winters

Best Winter Jackets For Extreme Canadian Winters

The once voluptuous trees are bare, the air is crisp and the car window scrapers have surfaced. That’s right, it’s that time of year again folks! Winter is approaching and so are the cold temperatures. Instead of hibernating inside your cozy house wrapped up in multiple blankets, wool sweaters and socks, find yourself a warm … Read more ›

Baffin, Boots, Hush Puppies, Kamik, Keen, Merrell, Salomon, Saucony, Sorel, Sperry Top-Sider, The North Face, UGG Australia, Wolverine. Winter Boot Buying Guide. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , , 11 Comments on Winter Boot Buying Guide

Winter Boot Buying Guide

There are a few important features to consider when shopping for winter boots other than the style and the fashionista factor. Yes, the look of a winter boot will play a large roll in the decision-making process, but the technical features are equally as important. Where and when you plan to wear your winter boots … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Burton, Canada Goose, Jackets, Nobis, Norrona, Patagonia, Quartz Co., Winter. How to Choose the Right Winter Jacket. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying GuidesTags , , , , , , , , 4 Comments on How to Choose the Right Winter Jacket

How to Choose the Right Winter Jacket

Finding the right winter jacket is essential to an enjoyable and bearable winter season so shop for quality, not quantity. It is better to have one or even two reliable, winter jackets that keep you toasty warm when you’re out and about rather than a collection of mediocre jackets taking up space in your closet. … Read more ›

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How Should a Winter Coat Fit?

One of the essentials to enjoying a cold winter season wherever you are is a winter jacket that keeps you comfortably warm. Whether you are the type of person who is almost always cold or you are the type who is generally always at a comfortable temperature, the fit of your jacket plays a big … Read more ›

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Boxing Day Sales FAQ at Altitude Sports

To add some ease to your Boxing Day shopping preparations, we have created an FAQ which we have compiled from the most frequently asked questions from our customers in previous years. The hope is that once you read this post, all of your questions will be answered and you will be ready for the hot … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Fimbulvetr, Hiking & Trekking, MSR, NEMO Equipment, Petzl, Sea to Summit, Stanley, Suunto, The North Face, Therm-a-Rest, Victorinox. Gift Guide for Hikers & Campers 2017. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Gift Guide for Hikers & Campers 2017

Gift Guide for Hikers & Campers 2017

With Christmas in less than a week, the last minute Christmas shopping frenzy is well underway. If you’re the last minute shopping type who tries their hardest to avoid the Christmas crowds, why not enjoy some Christmas shopping from the comforts of your favourite chair at home? Altitude Sports is your one-stop-shop for Christmas presents … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Barbour, Begg & Co., Bogs, Burton, Coal, Fjällräven, Glerups, Harricana, Hudson Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·City·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Gift Ideas for the Cottage Lovers

Gift Ideas for the Cottage Lovers

From slippers and big blankets to cozy sweaters and toques, winter is all about being cozy and comfortable and enjoying the festive atmosphere. Whether you’re sat by the fire inside with a warm cup of hot cocoa and gooey marshmallows or you’re bundled up for a day in the snow, being cozy and comfortable is … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Barbour, Begg & Co., Brixton, Icebreaker, MyPakage, Nixon, Oakley, SIDAS, Suunto. Stocking Stuffers for Him. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Stocking Stuffers for Him

Stocking Stuffers for Him

For the adventuress gearheads and the fashion misters, there’s the perfect gift for every gentleman on your Christmas shopping list only a click away. From fashionable accessories to technical gadgets and outdoor gear, here at Altitude Sports, we’re sure to have the perfect gift big or small for everyone man on your list. Stocking Stuffers for … Read more ›