Osprey. Osprey: the Arcane Collection. Posted on Categories City·EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Osprey: the Arcane Collection

Osprey: the Arcane Collection

Urban minimalism In the adventure backpack world, Osprey reigns supreme. Powerful long-haul carriers; light, technical trekking and hiking packs; transportation solutions of all kinds: Osprey is the sure thing for carrying comfort, functionality and durability. We were pleasantly surprised when they announced their new fall line of urban, streamlined, intelligently-designed packs. Let’s dig into the … Read more ›

The North Face. The North Face: She Moves Mountains. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on The North Face: She Moves Mountains

The North Face: She Moves Mountains

This year The North Face launched their #SheMovesMountains campaign, an inspiring initiative looking to change the face of exploring. There’s no better influence than a role model with whom we can identify. The movement shines a light on powerful female athletes from all over the globe whose adventures are building the foundation for a new … Read more ›

Herschel Supply Co.. Why the Little America Backpack is Herschel Supply Co.’s Must-Have Backpack. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Why the Little America Backpack is Herschel Supply Co.’s Must-Have Backpack

Why the Little America Backpack is Herschel Supply Co.’s Must-Have Backpack

With the start of September behind us and the back to school rush slowing down, it’s the perfect time to reflect on the summer and take a breath of relief knowing the first few days have been conquered. Now is also the perfect time to shop for a new school bag! Now that book costs … Read more ›

Pendleton. Pendleton Fire Legend Towel For Two Reviewed. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Pendleton Fire Legend Towel For Two Reviewed

Pendleton Fire Legend Towel For Two Reviewed

For all you weekend explorers, here is the most stylish accessory for your next adventure: the finest towel in the world by Pendleton. Almost a blanket, this towel does justice to Pendleton’s legacy of craftsmanship with its timeless Navajo colorful pattern and durable quality. Shop Pendleton Our review of this product The pros are: Beautiful … Read more ›

Burton, Dakine, Fjällräven, Herschel Supply Co., JanSport, Sandqvist, Topo Designs. How to Choose the Perfect School Bag. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Choose the Perfect School Bag

How to Choose the Perfect School Bag

You know it’s back-to-school time when school supplies are spilling off store shelves and all the new latest and greatest school gear are flaunting their bright colours and funky patterns waiting to be purchased. With so much variety to choose from it can be easy to lose sight of what you really need from your … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Gregory, Marmot, Osprey. Top Backpacks for Multi-Day Hikes. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , Leave a comment on Top Backpacks for Multi-Day Hikes

Top Backpacks for Multi-Day Hikes

Choosing a backpack is always a bit tricky, especially when you leave for a long time and you plan to put away your whole life. Are you the kind of person to be afraid of missing something on a trip? Are you the type to repack your bag countless times in order to fit as … Read more ›

Biking & Cycling, Louis Garneau. Perseverance and innovations: Interview with cyclist Louis Garneau. Posted on Categories City·Equipment·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Perseverance and innovations: Interview with cyclist Louis Garneau

Perseverance and innovations: Interview with cyclist Louis Garneau

We had the chance to meet Louis Garneau during the launch of our new ‘Altitude Sports X Garneau’ collection. The world-renowned athlete was kind enough to answer a few questions about his company, the oldest cycling brand in North America. Shop Garneau Altitude Sports: How did you transition from cyclist to businessman? Louis Garneau: I … 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 ›

Biking & Cycling, Sweet Protection. Sweet Protection Bushwhacker II Helmet Reviewed. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on Sweet Protection Bushwhacker II Helmet Reviewed

Sweet Protection Bushwhacker II Helmet Reviewed

I first heard about Sweet Protection as a kayaker, they were by the far the “Cool Dudes” brand and as I moved away from Kayaking to biking I sort of lost touch of the brand.  The next time I heard of them was when I met a Scottish rider, that signature Sweet look, flowing curves … Read more ›

Fjällräven. My Kånken Back-to-School Instagram Contest: 30 Days. 30 Winners. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on My Kånken Back-to-School Instagram Contest: 30 Days. 30 Winners

My Kånken Back-to-School Instagram Contest: 30 Days. 30 Winners

Summer is coming to an end and back-to-school festivities are taking flight. Do you have everything you need for the big day? Being ready for your first day back means acquiring the appropriate school supplies and most importantly, having the right backpack to transport all your belongings from class to class throughout the day. For … Read more ›

Catlike, Mavic, POC, Scott, Smith Otpics. Cycling Helmets: Mountain Bike VS Road Bike. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , Leave a comment on Cycling Helmets: Mountain Bike VS Road Bike

Cycling Helmets: Mountain Bike VS Road Bike

When it comes to cycling, aside from the bike, the helmet is the most important piece of equipment for obvious reasons. Because of this, you want to ensure when you choose your helmet you are choosing one that is correct for the type of riding you will be doing. While many will think, “they are both … Read more ›

JanSport. Head Back to School in Style with JanSport Backpacks. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Head Back to School in Style with JanSport Backpacks

Head Back to School in Style with JanSport Backpacks

While the summer heat keeps giving and weekends at the lake aren’t over yet, back to school preparations are just around the corner. Whether your youngest is about to start their very first day of school or your oldest is headed for the final year down the lockered hallways, send them in style with JanSport backpacks.  Shop … Read more ›