Norrona. Norrøna Svalbard Cotton Shorts: the Perfect Everday Short. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Norrøna Svalbard Cotton Shorts: the Perfect Everday Short

Norrøna Svalbard Cotton Shorts: the Perfect Everday Short

I might have once looked at Norrøna’s Svalbard Light Cotton Shorts and thought to myself, “those look like mom shorts.” Now that I have a pair, I think to myself, “why did I not buy these sooner?!”   Our review  Pros: Fastening loops on the side Super comfortable Options to roll up or down   … Read more ›

Norrona. Norrøna Svalbard Lightweight Anorak: the Go-To Adventure Anorak. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Norrøna Svalbard Lightweight Anorak: the Go-To Adventure Anorak

Norrøna Svalbard Lightweight Anorak: the Go-To Adventure Anorak

I’ve been looking for a lightweight jacket for all my outdoor adventures, and I’ve finally found it! The Svalbard Lightweight Anorak by Norrøna is the perfect jacket for venturing out, and great for when the weather seems questionable.   Our review  Pros: Great fit, Long back.  Large pocket Comfortable    Cons: More colours I would … Read more ›

ACC, Running. Get To Know ACC Running Coach Aurelie: Shoes, Travels & More. Posted on Categories Footwear·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Get To Know ACC Running Coach Aurelie: Shoes, Travels & More

Get To Know ACC Running Coach Aurelie: Shoes, Travels & More

We started ACC as a running club any level of runner could join while promoting good vibes and an inclusive community – a community that runs together every Wednesday at 6 PM. Even though ACC operates at a ‘social pace,’ we wanted a professional on board to teach proper techniques, give fitness advice, and help … Read more ›

Patagonia. Patagonia Stretch Rainshadow Jacket Review. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags 2 Comments on Patagonia Stretch Rainshadow Jacket Review

Patagonia Stretch Rainshadow Jacket Review

Patagonia – the name conjures a remote part of Argentina and incredible natural beauty. To the outdoor clothing industry, it represents an iconic brand logo of a mountain sunset, amazing clothing, and sustainability. Led by its founder Yvon Chouinard, the clothing company has promised 1% off all profits toward environmental causes. The company also doesn’t … Read more ›

Camping, helinox. Helinox Chair One Review: Camp-Ready!. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Helinox Chair One Review: Camp-Ready!

Helinox Chair One Review: Camp-Ready!

A couple years ago I was out camping with friends… I pull out my chair and get cozied up to the fire. A friend looks at my chair and says… ‘You camp how many times a year, are constantly adventuring outdoors and this is your camp chair?’ BIG LAUGH TO FOLLOW. Shop Helinox Chair One … Read more ›

Adventure Medical Kits, Black Diamond, Garmin, LifeStraw, MSR, Oakley, Petzl, Pristine, Rab, Suunto, The North Face, Victorinox, VSSL. Hiking Essentials You Won’t Want to Forget. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·Footwear·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , , 1 Comment on Hiking Essentials You Won’t Want to Forget

Hiking Essentials You Won’t Want to Forget

Backpacking, especially overnight backpacking, is a pretty amazing thing.  I try to get out as often as I can, even if it’s a place close to home.  Sometimes those are the best ones, when you don’t need to travel far and getting out the door is quick and can happen on a moment’s notice. Still, … Read more ›

Fjällräven. Fjällräven Keb Eco-Shell Jacket Review. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Fjällräven Keb Eco-Shell Jacket Review

Fjällräven Keb Eco-Shell Jacket Review

My first thought when I got the Fjällräven Keb Eco-Shell Jacket designed for rainy weather was, “This looks super sharp!” followed by, “I can’t wait to try this out!” Cue consecutive weeks of sunshine… Normally I’d be stoked with a few weeks of nice weather but that made it a bit challenging to test the … Read more ›

. How to keep your electronics safe and powered on adventures. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·Equipment·OutdoorsLeave a comment on How to keep your electronics safe and powered on adventures

How to keep your electronics safe and powered on adventures

Okay, you may be thinking “I go outside to connect with nature, why worry about electronics?” Well, I have a similar view but many of my trips involve remote locations and the need to capture photos, videos, and sound. This article is my 2 cents and geared to those who want to be able to … Read more ›

. Deuter: 120 years of backpacking adventures.. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsLeave a comment on Deuter: 120 years of backpacking adventures.

Deuter: 120 years of backpacking adventures.

With the array of features, styles and brands available, it’s not easy choosing the right hiking backpack. If you’re still hesitating after figuring out what you need, best to trust the people who’ve ‘been there, done that’ – and continue to lead in innovation and design. Enter Germany’s Deuter, with over 120 years of revolutionary … Read more ›

. DANCING WITH THE MOUNTAINS: Trail Running In The Rain With Arc’teryx Marketer Josh Barringer. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsLeave a comment on DANCING WITH THE MOUNTAINS: Trail Running In The Rain With Arc’teryx Marketer Josh Barringer

DANCING WITH THE MOUNTAINS: Trail Running In The Rain With Arc’teryx Marketer Josh Barringer

It seemed like the sun hadn’t woken up. Dark rain clouds contrasted with the bright green of the Cove Forest. The droplets splashing on the car hood soothed our eyelids, still groggy from the early morning. The vehicle swept over Indian River Drive, a winding vanishing point of a road whose only yellow line served … Read more ›

. PEPPERMINT Bikefest: The PEPPERMINT Cycling Experience. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsLeave a comment on PEPPERMINT Bikefest: The PEPPERMINT Cycling Experience

PEPPERMINT Bikefest: The PEPPERMINT Cycling Experience

Saturday morning, I packed up my road bike and hit the road early for Mont Tremblant. It is PEPPERMINT Bikefest this weekend, and I get the chance to participate in the fun alongside many other like-minded women. This event is a cycling event dedicated to bringing women together through the sport of cycling initiated by … Read more ›

Big Agnes, Black Diamond, Burton, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, MSR, Tents, The North Face. The Best 3-Season Tents of 2019. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , 1 Comment on The Best 3-Season Tents of 2019

The Best 3-Season Tents of 2019

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 ›