Salomon. Interview with Jean-Philippe Lalonde, Lifestyle Footwear Program Manager at Salomon. Posted on Categories City·FootwearTags Leave a comment on Interview with Jean-Philippe Lalonde, Lifestyle Footwear Program Manager at Salomon

Interview with Jean-Philippe Lalonde, Lifestyle Footwear Program Manager at Salomon

Salomon is best known for their trail running shoes. Ever been to a trail race? Most athletes will be sporting Salomons. It’s not for nothing they’re a major player in that universe. Over the last couple of years, Salomon is being seen in a distinctly different environment: the city. From Montreal’s hip Mile End to … Read more ›

Salomon. Salomon Annecy Trip Photo Recap. Posted on Categories Footwear·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Salomon Annecy Trip Photo Recap

Salomon Annecy Trip Photo Recap

Salomon is known for their trail running shoes. Go to any trail race, and it’ll likely be the brand most worn by athletes. They are the leading trail running brand after all. But in the past 2 years, Salomon shoes started to appear in a different environment: the city. You can spot them in the … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Hiking & Trekking. Arc’teryx Deals & Coupons for September 2018. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearTags , Leave a comment on Arc’teryx Deals & Coupons for September 2018

Arc’teryx Deals & Coupons for September 2018

The only thing more satisfying than finding the piece of equipment you have been searching for is finding it at a lower. Altitude Sports offers regular discounts on many products each month. Get discounts on a wide range of Arc’teryx products during the month of June. This reputable brand creates products inspired directly by the Canadian … Read more ›

Hiking & Trekking, Scarpa. Scarpa Crux Approach Shoe Reviewed. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , Leave a comment on Scarpa Crux Approach Shoe Reviewed

Scarpa Crux Approach Shoe Reviewed

The Scarpa Crux was provided to me by altitude sports and has been serving me very well on many hikes and climbs. Being a stiff shoe, it took a bit longer than other footwear to fully break in and get a nice comfy feel, but now after a few walks around the block (and a few … Read more ›

Aigle, Bogs, Hunter. How to Choose the Best Rain Boots. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , , Leave a comment on How to Choose the Best Rain Boots

How to Choose the Best Rain Boots

There’s nothing more unpleasant than starting your morning by stepping in a puddle and spending the rest of the day wet feet. Regardless of the season, avoid the discomfort of a day with soggy, wet feet and invest in a pair of rain boots. Whether you’re beating the spring or fall days of drizzle or navigating … Read more ›

Arc’teryx. Arc’teryx: Designed & Tested in Canada. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·Footwear·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Arc’teryx: Designed & Tested in Canada

Arc’teryx: Designed & Tested in Canada

Arc’teryx, an acclaimed brand among outdoor enthusiasts both young and old, continuously impresses the outdoor industry with their innovative designs year after year. From mountaineering and skiing to hiking and trail running, they have covered their bases for land sports.  Shop Arc’teryx Nestled in the North Shore mountains, it is no surprise that Arc’teryx products … Read more ›

Inov-8, Running. Inov-8 Trailroc 270 Trail Running Shoes Reviewed. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , Leave a comment on Inov-8 Trailroc 270 Trail Running Shoes Reviewed

Inov-8 Trailroc 270 Trail Running Shoes Reviewed

If you’re like me the first thing people ask as they come through the front door is “ How many pairs of shoes could you possibly need? ” And it’s a fair question; a runner’s shoes often dominate the front closet. To a non-runner, all shoes might look the same. Faded colors, a coating of … Read more ›

Barbour, Birkenstock, Bogs, Brixton, Corkcicle, Hunter, Icebreaker, Lolë, Native, Pendleton, prana, Smartwool. Top 20 Stylish Chalet Essentials For Women. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Top 20 Stylish Chalet Essentials For Women

Top 20 Stylish Chalet Essentials For Women

After a long and chaotic week at work, there’s nothing better than packing up and heading for a calm weekend at the chalet. With no wifi or cell service, you may actually get to finish your book you’ve been meaning to read for the last month. Curl up in your favourite hammock or get out … Read more ›

Running, Vibram FiveFingers. Vibram® Furoshiki Running Shoe Review. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , 47 Comments on Vibram® Furoshiki Running Shoe Review

Vibram® Furoshiki Running Shoe Review

Whether you’re a barefoot enthusiast or not, Vibram has come back once more with a new elaborate unisex design created by Masaya Hashimoto. I assure you that you will come to love the Vibram FiveFingers Furoshiki shoe for more than their snazzy appearance once you let your feet slip inside. Shop Vibram® Furoshiki Shoes Our … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Birkenstock, Carhartt Work In Progress, FIG Clothing, French Connection, Icebreaker, KAVU, Merrell, Patagonia, prana, Smartwool, Sperry, The North Face, Travel. How to Dress Comfortably For Plane Travel. Posted on Categories Apparel·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Dress Comfortably For Plane Travel

How to Dress Comfortably For Plane Travel

Comfortable plane attire is a must for flying whether you’re on a long flight or not. Running through the airport to catch your flight or simply sitting for 9 hours until your next layover in restricting and uncomfortable clothing and footwear is not ideal. In some cases, such as flying for work, your attire must … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Hoka One One, Mizuno, Running, Salomon, Saucony, The North Face. Top 6 Trail Running Shoes. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on Top 6 Trail Running Shoes

Top 6 Trail Running Shoes

Looking for a change of scenery and a spark for your running routine? Head to the nearest mountain and try trail running! Taking advantage of beautiful ever-changing landscapes and tackle varied terrain of the trails. Running over roots and rocks on uneven paths can be a challenge all to itself.  It’s critical to be properly … Read more ›

Adventure Medical Kits, Black Diamond, Garmin, LifeStraw, MSR, Oakley, Petzl, Pristine, Rab, Suunto, The North Face, Victorinox, VSSL. Hiking Essentials You Won’t Want to Forget. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·Footwear·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , , 1 Comment on Hiking Essentials You Won’t Want to Forget

Hiking Essentials You Won’t Want to Forget

Backpacking, especially overnight backpacking, is a pretty amazing thing.  I try to get out as often as I can, even if it’s a place close to home.  Sometimes those are the best ones, when you don’t need to travel far and getting out the door is quick and can happen on a moment’s notice. Still, … Read more ›