Patagonia, Surfing, Swimwear. Discover Patagonia’s Fair Trade & Recycled Swimwear. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , , 2 Comments on Discover Patagonia’s Fair Trade & Recycled Swimwear

Discover Patagonia’s Fair Trade & Recycled Swimwear

Patagonia is well-known in the outdoor industry for their environmental initiatives and for the ways that they have adapted their brand in order to decrease their environmental impact. Their products are designed for those who appreciate the nature surrounding their favourite hobbies and sports and are aware of the impact that their actions may have … Read more ›

Big Agnes, Black Diamond, Burton, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, MSR, Tents, The North Face. The Best 3-Season Tents of 2018. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , Leave a comment on The Best 3-Season Tents of 2018

The Best 3-Season Tents of 2018

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 be … Read more ›

Big Agnes, Camping, Exped, NEMO Equipment, Sea to Summit, Therm-a-Rest, winter camping. How to Choose a Mattress for Camping. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , 1 Comment on How to Choose a Mattress for Camping

How to Choose a Mattress for Camping

A good night’s sleeping begins with your bed. Whether it be a cozy mattress in your bedroom at home or the mattress, sleeping bag duo you’ve picked for your weekend in the woods, comfort is key. Like anything when it comes to outdoor gear before you make a decision, you need to know what you’re looking for. … Read more ›

Biking & Cycling, POC. POC: The Gravity Sports Sepcialists. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on POC: The Gravity Sports Sepcialists

POC: The Gravity Sports Sepcialists

Founded in Sweden in 2005, POC entered the world of gravity sports at the world-renowned ISPO trade show. To this day, ISPO is the hot spot for showcasing the latest trends and technology in sportswear and sporting goods. Needless to say, POC was in the right place to launch their products.   At this event, POC shared … Read more ›

Icemule. IceMule: High-Quality, Easy-Carrying Coolers. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on IceMule: High-Quality, Easy-Carrying Coolers

IceMule: High-Quality, Easy-Carrying Coolers

What’s better than a refreshing glass of ice water after a day spent in the sun? Maybe it’s a cold beer that quenches your thirst after summiting a strenuous hike? It can be difficult to enjoy an ice-cold, thirst-quenching, beverage while exploring the great outdoors, but it certainly isn’t impossible thanks to IceMule. For IceMule, … Read more ›

Burton, Camping, Coleman, Exped, Goal Zero, GSI outdoors, Marmot, Mizu, MSR, NEMO Equipment, Sea to Summit, The North Face, Therm-a-Rest. 2-Person Camping Sets for Couple’s Weekend Getaways. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on 2-Person Camping Sets for Couple’s Weekend Getaways

2-Person Camping Sets for Couple’s Weekend Getaways

Solo camping is great, but it’s even better with a partner you can share the experience with. Together you can make memories that you can later reminisce about and it also helps add an extra element of safety on an overnight adventure.  The best part of camping with a partner is that a lot of camping … Read more ›

Travel. Back to the Faroe Islands with Jason Nugent. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Back to the Faroe Islands with Jason Nugent

Back to the Faroe Islands with Jason Nugent

I visited the Faroe Islands for the first time last year, in February 2017.  Upon returning from that trip I immediately began scheming a way to return.  The islands get into your blood.  The wild landscapes, the crazy weather, the freshest of fresh air; it becomes a part of you.  A little more than a … Read more ›

Hiking & Trekking, Rab. RAB Vapour-Rise Guide Pants Reviewed. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on RAB Vapour-Rise Guide Pants Reviewed

RAB Vapour-Rise Guide Pants Reviewed

Pants are deceptively complicated. In the warmer months, the obvious options include lighter weight materials, pants with lots of zip openings for ventilation, pants that zip off into shorts, or even just shorts all the time, if that’s your thing. When things get colder, or wet, or both, what happens then? Do you opt for … Read more ›

Scott. SCOTT: The Cycling Experts. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on SCOTT: The Cycling Experts

SCOTT: The Cycling Experts

Founded in 1958, the birth of Scott Sports happened when Sun Valley resident Ed Scott invented the first ever tapered aluminum ski pole. This invention revolutionized the ski pole itself, replacing the standard steel or bamboo poles of the time. All in all, this invention was no surprise thanks to Ed’s engineering background and passion … Read more ›

Giro, Nutcase, Oakley, POC, Smith Optics. What is MIPS Helmet Technology?. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , Leave a comment on What is MIPS Helmet Technology?

What is MIPS Helmet Technology?

Over the past few years, MIPS technology has been found in numerous cycling, ski and snowboard helmets and is most recognized as the yellow circle with “MIPS” written on the side but what is MIPS? MIPS stands for Multi-directional Impact Protection System and its main function is to reduce rotational forces which are caused by certain … Read more ›

Adidas, Arc’teryx, Brooks, Hoka One One, Running, Salomon, Saucony. Top 5 Running Shoes. Posted on Categories Footwear·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on Top 5 Running Shoes

Top 5 Running Shoes

Ready for your daily jogging routine? The beauty of running is that it is a particularly accessible sport. It can be practiced anywhere, anytime, and with minimal equipment. In fact, the only thing that is really important to consider is the pair of shoes that you will be wearing. Finding a good pair is essential, … Read more ›