Big Agnes, Black Diamond, Burton, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, MSR, Tents, The North Face. The Best 3-Season Tents of 2017. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , Leave a comment on The Best 3-Season Tents of 2017

The Best 3-Season Tents of 2017

  Camping season is upon us and so is the yearly tent search. With so many tents on the market to choose from, it can be an extremely difficult task to settle on just one. If your camping outings take you no farther than a few meters from the car, any tent, large or small will … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Backpacks. A Look at the Revamped Arc’teryx Bora AR 50 Pack. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on A Look at the Revamped Arc’teryx Bora AR 50 Pack

A Look at the Revamped Arc’teryx Bora AR 50 Pack

Arc’teryx is continuously setting the stakes high for the outdoor industry and blowing our minds with innovative designs and technology. They do not settle for mediocre and will constantly strive to improve and better their products which is exactly what has happened with the Bora Ar 50. Arc’teryx’s Bora pack was first introduced in 1994 … Read more ›

Camping, The North Face. Introducing The North Face Homestead Collection. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Introducing The North Face Homestead Collection

Introducing The North Face Homestead Collection

We are creatures of the city. We live, breathe and play in the city for weeks on end, but sometimes we feel the need to escape, and to set out on new adventures. Camping, a diverse activity that demands different apparel and equipment, has us largely thinking about alternatives that the market has to offer. Very technical measurements, … Read more ›

Jetboil. JetBoil MightyMo Stove Review. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on JetBoil MightyMo Stove Review

JetBoil MightyMo Stove Review

The post office was my last stop before heading into the cabin for three nights of backcountry skiing. Picking up the package my first thought was “there’s no way a Jetboil could fit in here”. My first-generation Jetboil Flash was larger and heavier. I tore into the box and revealed the Jetboil MightyMo. Initial Thoughts … Read more ›

Camelbak, Clif Bar, Gregory, Nuun, Osprey, Running, Salomon. How to Carry Water While Running. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Carry Water While Running

How to Carry Water While Running

It’s a natural fact that we get thirsty while exercising because out bodies need that H2O to survive and function properly. Whether we be running, cycling or hiking, it is essential to stay hydrated but sometimes it’s not all that easy.  Carrying Water While Exercising Bikes are generally equipped with water bottle holders that are … Read more ›

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 ›