Mountain Hardwear. Mountain Hardwear’s Ozonic™ Backpack Collection. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Mountain Hardwear’s Ozonic™ Backpack Collection

Mountain Hardwear’s Ozonic™ Backpack Collection

Back for another year with improved technology and features, Mountain Hardwear Ozonic™ backpacks are ready for your rainy adventures. These backpacks are designed to keep your gear dry no matter the weather. Traveling by backpack whether you be in a foreign country or simply trekking through the mountains, has its advantages and also its disadvantages. Although … Read more ›

Ciele, KT Tape, Nathan, Nuun, Smith Optics. Top 6 Running Accessories. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , Leave a comment on Top 6 Running Accessories

Top 6 Running Accessories

To run fast and far, a good engine and shoes is a great way to start. However, there exist many products in the world of running that are here for a reason, and should not be overlooked, even by the puritans.  Whether you are an absolute beginner or an ultra-marathoner, these products will help you … Read more ›

Running, Salomon. Salomon Advanced Skin S-LAB Hydro 5 Set. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on Salomon Advanced Skin S-LAB Hydro 5 Set

Salomon Advanced Skin S-LAB Hydro 5 Set

Overall Opinion The Salomon S-Lab Advanced Skin Hydro 5 Set is a hydration pack that, if you don’t already have one, you have probably dreamt about it. It’s a super light form-fitting vest that has front access to hydration for convenience and holds everything you need while you are out on the trails for hours. … Read more ›

Hiking & Trekking, Lowe Alpine. 2017 Marks 50 Years for Lowe Alpine. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on 2017 Marks 50 Years for Lowe Alpine

2017 Marks 50 Years for Lowe Alpine

Fifty years is a milestone whether it be the 50th year with your loving partner or the 50th year you’ve been on this planet. Reaching half a century is always well worth a celebration and a moment to reminisce on all the great memories you’ve made so far. Fifty years of business is also a milestone worth recognizing and 2017 … Read more ›

Clif Bar, EVO, Gu, Kenda, Lezyne, Louis Garneau, Park Tool, Pedro Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Getting Your Bike Ready for Spring

Getting Your Bike Ready for Spring

Are you one of those courageous winter cyclist? Or even a fat bike fanatic? If so, bravo to brave the cold. For most of us, the bike is quietly hibernating for the snowy months and the legs keep on spinning on a bike trainer or at spinning classes. After these past couple of weeks with warm … Read more ›

7 For All Mankind, Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Dakine, Norrona, Patagonia, Quartz Co., The North Face, winter jackets. Everything You Need to Know About Zippers. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , 2 Comments on Everything You Need to Know About Zippers

Everything You Need to Know About Zippers

Zippers are everywhere from our pants and jackets to sleeping bags and backpacks. They’re far more convenient than a row of buttons or snaps and can be opened and closed in a matter of seconds. For these conveniences, zippers are used so often for a variety of products around the world. Zipper Mechanics Because zippers are used … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Brooks, Ciele, Darn Tough, Garmin, Icebreaker, Nathan, Running, Salomon, Saucony, SAXX Underwear, Smartwool, The North Face, Wigwam, Zoot. Running Essentials for a Beginner. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Running Essentials for a Beginner

Running Essentials for a Beginner

So you’ve spent all winter avoiding the gym and coming up with every excuse in the book to skip-out on the spin classes you were so motivated to sign up for. Now it’s spring and you’re determined to run because running seems easy enough right? Find yourself a nearby running route, slap on some proper fitting running shoes … Read more ›

Ski & Snowboard, Thule. Thule Upslope 35L Snowsports Backpack Review. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on Thule Upslope 35L Snowsports Backpack Review

Thule Upslope 35L Snowsports Backpack Review

Nestled in the southeastern region of British Columbia is the town of Revelstoke, more commonly known for its epic powder pillows and adventure opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts. Altitude Sports collaborator, Simon Beazley, was stationed here over the winter months keeping busy with two athletes, Kevin Shepard and Josh Schneider, on a film project and testing some gear in … Read more ›

Backpacks. 5 Backpacks Made For the Urban Commuter. Posted on Categories City·EquipmentTags Leave a comment on 5 Backpacks Made For the Urban Commuter

5 Backpacks Made For the Urban Commuter

Whether you’re traveling by car or public transit to get to work, having a good bag to carry your stuff around is essential. Over the past couple of years, the backpack gained in popularity – and for pretty legitimate reasons: it is more comfortable, super practical, but mostly, it is healthier for you back. Here … Read more ›

Electric, Oakley, Ski & Snowboard, Von Zipper. Oakley MOD3 Helmet Review. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , Leave a comment on Oakley MOD3 Helmet Review

Oakley MOD3 Helmet Review

Oakley has been a mainstay in the eyewear industry for decades and while they built their success upon their eyewear, they’ve branched out to cover everything from soft-goods to some awesome ​hard-goods such as the Mod3 Helmet. It’s not a surprise that when you sponsor top-level athletes, put on events and are one of the … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Climbing. Arc’teryx Spring 2017 Climbing Collection. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearTags , 1 Comment on Arc’teryx Spring 2017 Climbing Collection

Arc’teryx Spring 2017 Climbing Collection

For the adventure seekers and adrenaline junkies who feel the most at home clinging to the side of a rock overhang or scaling an impossibly steep face, there is no such thing as climbing season. The challenges you are faced with and the conditions you endure are all part of the game so you learn … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Hiking & Trekking. Arc’teryx Spring 2017 Hiking Collection. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearTags , Leave a comment on Arc’teryx Spring 2017 Hiking Collection

Arc’teryx Spring 2017 Hiking Collection

While there is plenty of snow on the ground and much more to come in the forecast, it’s never too early to start thinking about the colourful season of spring and the warmer weather that comes along with it. Although for those who love the fluffy white snow, you may dread the warmer temperatures of … Read more ›