Arc’teryx, CEP Compression, Ciele, Craft, Icebreaker, Outdoor Research, Running, Salomon, Saucony, SAXX Underwear, Smartwool, The North Face. How to Dress For a Run in the Rain. Posted on Categories Apparel·Footwear·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Dress For a Run in the Rain

How to Dress For a Run in the Rain

You can’t control the weather but you can control the way you dress so when the forecast calls for rain, gear up and head out for that run anyway in waterproof running gear. With all the latest technologies, it’s easy to get out and enjoy the outdoors even when the weather may be a little less enjoyable. Because running … Read more ›

Burton, Mizu, Nixon, Ski & Snowboard. Backcountry Adventures with Burton. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , , , Leave a comment on Backcountry Adventures with Burton

Backcountry Adventures with Burton

I got to the agency in Montreal for an 8am departure, met the other lucky selected winners and off we were in our 12-seater van with our driver, entertainer and master of tunes Pat Lussier. All strapped in, we were ready for the 10-hour drive ahead of us. Sunshine and blue skies; a couple of … Read more ›

Ski & Snowboard. Nancy Greene Raine Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of her Olympic Gold Medal Win. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Nancy Greene Raine Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of her Olympic Gold Medal Win

Nancy Greene Raine Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of her Olympic Gold Medal Win

With the Olympics on the horizon, there’s no better time than now to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Canada’s own Nancy Greene Raine’s gold medal victory. In 1968, Nancy won the Olympic gold medal while competing in Grenoble, France and owns the title of Canada’s Female Athletes of the 20th Century.  Although she was born in Ottawa, … Read more ›

Anon, Arc’teryx, atlas, Black Diamond, Castelli, Craft, CW-X Conditioning Wear, fat biking, Garneau, Gore Bike Wear, Gregory, ice climbing, Jetboil, Merrell, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Oakley, Patagonia, Running, Saucony, Ski & Snowboard, Smartwool, snowshoes, SUGOi, winter camping, winter running. The Ultimate Guide to Your Favourite Winter Activities. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·Footwear·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on The Ultimate Guide to Your Favourite Winter Activities

The Ultimate Guide to Your Favourite Winter Activities

For some winter is a dreaded season filled with frigid temperatures, grey skies and lack of colour but for others, this is a season of fun and excitement! If you are a winter lover, you already know what greatness the season has to offer and most likely spend your days enjoying all of the following … Read more ›

YETI. YETI Rambler 14OZ Mug Reviewed. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on YETI Rambler 14OZ Mug Reviewed

YETI Rambler 14OZ Mug Reviewed

I was pleasantly surprised by the sturdiness of the YETI Rambler mug. As an avid coffee drinker, I am always on the hunt of the perfect mug. Also, as an active woman with rambunctious children, my preferred mug must be a heavy duty! The YETI Rambler has surpassed my expectations! The YETI Rambler mug is … Read more ›

atlas, Garneau, MSR, snowshoes, tubbs. How to Choose the Right Snowshoes. Posted on Categories Equipment·Footwear·OutdoorsTags , , , , Leave a comment on How to Choose the Right Snowshoes

How to Choose the Right Snowshoes

With all the snow that has fallen this winter, the conditions are ideal to put on your snowshoes and go on an adventure. For beginners, finding the right model among all those available on the market can be a little complicated. Especially that the models offered nowadays are highly specialized.You can leave the huge wooden … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Black Diamond, Helly Hansen, Icebreaker, Mons Royale, Norrona, Patagonia, Rab, Scarpa, The North Face. What to Wear Ice Climbing. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on What to Wear Ice Climbing

What to Wear Ice Climbing

For the thrill seekers and adventurers among us, ice climbing is yet another seasonal activity that fulfills adrenaline addictions and opportunities to discover new heights and personal limits. Most commonly done over the winter months for obvious weather reasons, ice climbing is an exciting sport that deserves great respect and proper knowledge of the techniques, safety and … Read more ›

Ski & Snowboard. What is the RECCO® Rescue System?. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags 1 Comment on What is the RECCO® Rescue System?

What is the RECCO® Rescue System?

When it comes to skiing and snowboarding in the mountains, avalanche safety knowledge is key whether you’re exploring in the backcountry, shredding the slackcountry or simply enjoying laps under the lift. While a beacon or transceiver is not exactly necessary for a day at the resort, choosing a ski or board jacket and pants equipped … Read more ›

Norrona, Ski & Snowboard. Norrøna Men’s Falketind PrimaLoft60 Jacket Reviewed. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Norrøna Men’s Falketind PrimaLoft60 Jacket Reviewed

Norrøna Men’s Falketind PrimaLoft60 Jacket Reviewed

As important as an outer shell jacket may be, what really keeps you warm is your layers underneath. When I’m out on the hill snowboarding I almost always wear my Norrøna Falketind PrimaLoft60 Jacket. This puffy type mid-layer jacket has proven to keep me warm and comfy wherever I go. Shop Norrøna’s falketind Collection Our review … Read more ›

Burton, Ski & Snowboard. Discover the Burton [ak]® Collection. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Discover the Burton [ak]® Collection

Discover the Burton [ak]® Collection

When it comes to a day on the mountain, you want to dress for comfort and performance and choose gear and equipment that also enhances your experience. Starting with your first layer all the way to your outer layer and equipment, innovative designs that focus on comfort, performance and functionality are key and the Burton … Read more ›

Peak Performance, Ski & Snowboard. Discover the 2018 Peak Performance Ski Kits. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Discover the 2018 Peak Performance Ski Kits

Discover the 2018 Peak Performance Ski Kits

Ski season is upon us and so are the winter storms bringing in daydream-worthy forecasts that have powder hounds antsy for epic ski days. Whether you’re a backcountry explorer earning your turns or you prefer to stick to the resort and lap the corduroy, the 2018 Peak Performance collection has a little something stylish and … Read more ›