Baffin, Bogs, Boots, Kamik, Merrell, Sorel, The North Face, Timberland, UGG Australia, Winter. Best Wide Width Winter Boots. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Best Wide Width Winter Boots

Best Wide Width Winter Boots

If you have wide feet, finding a winter boot that you like and fits comfortably can be a challenge. There are lots of chic, stylish looking winter boots but they often have a narrow fit so the shopping process can become frustrating. You may find you’re having to keep going up a size in order … 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 , , , , , 5 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 ›

Arc’teryx, Black Diamond, Helly Hansen, Icebreaker, Kari Traa, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Patagonia, Rab, Smartwool, Under Armour. How to Layer For Outdoor Activities. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Layer For Outdoor Activities

How to Layer For Outdoor Activities

Dressing appropriately for the weather and your outdoor activities can be problematic thanks to misleading weather reports and cheeky weather systems; do you dress for the 15-20mm of rain that is being forecasted or do you let your optimism take over and bring out the shorts and sun hat? As I’m sure most everyone’s ma … Read more ›

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Best Winter Jackets to Wear with a Suit

It can be hard finding a winter coat that suits your dignified and professional work style and still fits comfortably over top of a suit but it isn’t impossible! Stay warm and look good this winter season with this list of our favourite winter jackets to wear with a suit. Our Favourite Winter Jackets to … Read more ›

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Best Winter Jackets to Wear with a Dress

Most people think of winter as the time of year to bundle up and stay warm. The closet contents get shuffled and all the cute dresses, skirts and summer attire get shifted to the back, but who says you can’t wear a dress in the winter? Sure your legs are generally bare and vulnerable to … Read more ›

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Canada Goose: Thermal Experience Index

Have you ever found yourself sitting in front of a computer screen scratching your head over a product you are contemplating buying?  Everything looks great, but no matter how many times you re-read the description and look at the picture you simply can’t grasp the warmth of the model.  Is that jacket filled with luscious … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Patagonia, The North Face, Winter. Best Winter Jackets For Winter Bike Rides. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·OutdoorsTags , , , , , Leave a comment on Best Winter Jackets For Winter Bike Rides

Best Winter Jackets For Winter Bike Rides

Winter doesn’t have to be the end of summer activities such as hiking and biking and can even be just as enjoyable! With the creation of fat bikes, mountain biking can be enjoyed year round for fun or for off-season training so look out skiing and snowboarding, why not try something new this winter?. Most … Read more ›

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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 head hack navigating through the different insulation types and making a choice so we hope this guide will preserve your sanity during the shopping process!   Types of Insulation Primaloft … Read more ›

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Prepping Kids for Their Return to School

It’s that time of year again – Back to School. Getting your kids ready for the transition back to school is important whether they’re going for the first time, or they’re seasoned pros. Here are a few tips to help your kids kick off the school year with a bang. 1. Mentally prepare them for … 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 , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment 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 chair lift 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 … Read more ›

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Canoe Camping Gear Guide

Camping can be enjoyed at the lake, in the mountains, near the beach and even in your own backyard. For those seeking the most adventure, part of the experience is getting there so why not try canoe camping? If you’re thinking about planning a canoe camping trip we’ve got a gear guide just for you. … Read more ›

Buff, Bushnell, Chaco, Clif Bar, E-Case, Electric, Merrell, Oakley, Osprey, Suunto, Teva, Watkins. Canoe Gear Guide For Day Trips. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Canoe Gear Guide For Day Trips

Canoe Gear Guide For Day Trips

Warm, sunny days are great for spending time hanging out at the beach, floating down a river and especially for canoeing on a lake. Gliding through the water and exploring the lake-shore looking out for the best picnic spot; life is good! Canoeing is easy and fun for just about everyone so don’t sweat it … Read more ›