Arc’teryx, Burton, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Patagonia. The Ultimate Waterproof-Breathable Fabric & Technology Guide. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·UncategorizedTags , , , ,

The Ultimate Waterproof-Breathable Fabric & Technology Guide

When we think of waterproof raincoats, the main thing that comes to mind is GORE-TEX® because it is one of the most popular and renown waterproof membranes. The truth is, there are multiple other waterproof and breathable fabrics that are nearly as good although they may hide from the spotlight. Below is a guide to … Read more ›

Running, Salomon. Salomon Deals & Discounts for August 2019. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on Salomon Deals & Discounts for August 2019

Salomon Deals & Discounts for August 2019

What’s more satisfying than finding exactly what you’re looking for? Finding it for less. Altitude Sports regularly offers awesome savings on a wide selection of brands. Salomon is known for its hiking and racing gear designed for performance. Winter or summer, Salomon offers a wide range of products adapted to your adventures. Check out our … 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 , , , , , 12 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 ›

Canada Goose, Fjällräven, Nobis, UBR. How Should a Winter Coat Fit?. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·CityTags , , , 9 Comments on How Should a Winter Coat Fit?

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 ›

Brixton, Fjällräven, GSI outdoors, Nixon, Smartwool, Snow Peak, Sorel, Therm-a-Rest, Ucon Acrobatics. Valentine’s Day Gift Guide 2019. Posted on Categories Buying GuidesTags , , , , , , , , 2 Comments on Valentine’s Day Gift Guide 2019

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide 2019

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, Gregory, Hydrapak, Mystery Ranch, Osprey, Platypus, The North Face, Therm-a-Rest. How to Pick a Hiking Backpack. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Pick a Hiking Backpack

How to Pick a Hiking Backpack

Knowing how to pick a hiking backpack that properly suits your needs is essential to a comfortable journey and many more to follow. A backpack that is too small risks not being able to carry all your gear. A backpack that is too large risks causing shoulder, back or even knee problems. You can mistakenly … 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 , , , , , , , , , , , , 22 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, Druide, HotShots, Icebreaker, Norrona, Patagonia, Rab, Ski & Snowboard. Cross-Country Ski Apparel Guide. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Cross-Country Ski Apparel Guide

Cross-Country Ski Apparel Guide

Cross-country skiing is an aerobic exercise that can be used as a means of transportation over snow-covered terrain or as an enjoyable winter activity. It requires no chairlifts or snowmobiles and can be practiced nearly anywhere whether the terrain is flat or undulating, as long as the athlete is capable. Because cross-country skiing is a … Read more ›

Canada Goose. Canada Goose Sizing Chart. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying GuidesTags 165 Comments on Canada Goose Sizing Chart

Canada Goose Sizing Chart

Canada Goose parkas are built to last. When investing in such high-end products, you want to make sure you get the right one. Style is not the only thing to consider. Whether you’re choosing between the Kensington, the Trillium, the Chilliwack or the Expedition; you’ll want to make sure it’s the right size.  To help … 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 ›

Burton, Darn Tough, Icebreaker, Instance, Kari Traa, Smartwool, Wigwam. Christmas Socks Gift Ideas. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying GuidesTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on Christmas Socks Gift Ideas

Christmas Socks Gift Ideas

The holiday season is in full swing and finding presents that translate into smiles for your loved ones, friends, and co-workers can be a daunting task. Luckily, a pair of athletic or casual socks from our collection of feet-focused brands are always an appreciated Christmas gift. Especially when the socks have a quality that’s built … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Barbour, Begg & Co., BN3TH, Brixton, Icebreaker, MyPakage, Nixon, Oakley, SIDAS, Suunto. Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Him. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Him

Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Him

Men can be impossible to shop for, especially if their taste and style are difficult to pinpoint. Trust us – we get it. Maybe your ski-loving dad has stuck with the same scarf and gloves for a decade even if they’ve seen better days? Perhaps your long-term boyfriend enjoys his bulky wallet? And there’s no … Read more ›