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Our 6 Best Softshell Jackets For Men

Softshell jackets are known for their exceptional breathability, flexibility, and weather resistant properties, making them ideal garments for all aerobic activities. Softshells are versatile and perform well as a layer under a waterproof shell or as a stand-alone jacket in sunny, more mild weather. Whether you’re a skier, cyclist, runner, climber, or mountaineer, a softshell … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Norrona, Patagonia. The History of Fleece. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , Leave a comment on The History of Fleece

The History of Fleece

There are many reasons fleeces are a wardrobe staple. They are a cozy stand-alone layer in cooler weather and also make the perfect layering piece for a chilly, fall or winter day. With so many styles available, you’re sure to find one that you’ll love. The popularity of fleece took off when a company called Malden … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Outdoor Research, The North Face. Our Top 6 Best Softshell Jackets For Women. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , Leave a comment on Our Top 6 Best Softshell Jackets For Women

Our Top 6 Best Softshell Jackets For Women

A softshell jacket should be a staple in any outdoor enthusiast’s wardrobe. For mountaineers, ski tourers, and even cyclists, softshells make an optimal layering piece for high-output aerobic activities in a variety of weather conditions. On cool, dry days, they make a great stand-alone layer, but when the rains are pouring, you’ll want to pair … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Outdoor Research. What is a Softshell?. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , , , Leave a comment on What is a Softshell?

What is a Softshell?

Each jacket has its role and place in your wardrobe, whether it be for outdoor pursuits in the mountains or stylish evenings in the city. Rain coats are for drizzly days; waterproof shells are for adventuring up mountain peaks; parkas are ideal for harsh winter weather; lightly insulated jackets work as layering pieces or as … Read more ›

Arc’teryx. Arc’teryx Women’s Cerium SL Hoody Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Arc’teryx Women’s Cerium SL Hoody Reviewed

Arc’teryx Women’s Cerium SL Hoody Reviewed

The Arc’teryx Cerium SL Hoody is a great jacket! It feels great, it fits great, it is very warm, it is true to size and very lightweight. It features an integrated stuff sack in the left pocket for easy compressible and packable option. Stay tuned for its release in the Arc’teryx Spring 2018 collection. Shop … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Hiking & Trekking, Ski & Snowboard. Understanding the Arc’teryx Apparel Naming Scheme. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , , Leave a comment on Understanding the Arc’teryx Apparel Naming Scheme

Understanding the Arc’teryx Apparel Naming Scheme

Known for their technical products and precise attention to detail, it’s no surprise that Arc’teryx is one of the leading brands within the outdoor industry. Their carefully designed products are catered to specific activities and boast features that enhance their functionality within specified activities.  From the features and shapes to the materials used, each Arc’teryx products … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Fjällräven, Norrona, Patagonia, Rab. How to Decide Between a Down or Synthetic Coat. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying GuidesTags , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Decide Between a Down or Synthetic Coat

How to Decide Between a Down or Synthetic Coat

When it comes to shopping for a new coat, there’s always that one questions that is always asked.  Do you buy a coat that is insulated with synthetic or down? Of course, everyone has their preference and can lead you on a rant about what they think although it may or may not work for you. … Read more ›

Arc’teryx. Arc’teryx Men’s Acrux SL Shoe Reviewed. Posted on Categories Footwear·OutdoorsTags 1 Comment on Arc’teryx Men’s Acrux SL Shoe Reviewed

Arc’teryx Men’s Acrux SL Shoe Reviewed

  Arc’teryx is no stranger to innovating perfection, and when they first decided to enter the footwear game, everyone was eagerly awaiting their entry.   Sure enough, it doesn’t disappoint; with an integrated tongue, cord-of-let lacing and a durable, robust outer that stills breaths, this is surely the one shoe to fit all of the … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Fjällräven, Matt & Nat, RAINS. Top 4 Urban Backpacks You Need This Summer. Posted on Categories City·EquipmentTags , , , 1 Comment on Top 4 Urban Backpacks You Need This Summer

Top 4 Urban Backpacks You Need This Summer

Whether you’re kickin’ around town checking out your favourite shops or running to catch the game at your local field, a stylish backpack to hold your belongings is advantageous. Your important items are safe and secure and you’ve got both arms free to cheer, shop or ride a bike. Upgrade your old boring backpack with … Read more ›

Adventure Medical Kits, Arc’teryx, Clif Bar, Coleman, Counter Assault, Goal Zero, Hiking & Trekking, Hydrapak, Jetboil, Leatherman, Light My Fire, Nalgene, Opinel, Platypus, Red Pine, UCO, Victorinox, VSSL. 24 Helpful Hiking Hints & Hacks To Try On Your Next Hike. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·Footwear·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on 24 Helpful Hiking Hints & Hacks To Try On Your Next Hike

24 Helpful Hiking Hints & Hacks To Try On Your Next Hike

Heading for a hike in the woods or the mountains is an adventure no matter how long or short the journey ahead is. Whether you’re hiking to camp and planning mini hikes from your base camp or you’re simply on a day hike in search of spectacular mountain scenery, being confident and prepared is crucial. … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Birkenstock, Carhartt Work In Progress, FIG Clothing, French Connection, Icebreaker, KAVU, Merrell, Patagonia, prana, Smartwool, Sperry, The North Face, Travel. How to Dress Comfortably For Plane Travel. Posted on Categories Apparel·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Dress Comfortably For Plane Travel

How to Dress Comfortably For Plane Travel

Comfortable plane attire is a must for flying whether you’re on a long flight or not. Running through the airport to catch your flight or simply sitting for 9 hours until your next layover in restricting and uncomfortable clothing and footwear is not ideal. In some cases, such as flying for work, your attire must … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Bang & Olufsen, Barbour, Brunton, Clif Bar, Eagle Creek, Goal Zero, hydro flask, Instance, Klean Kanteen, Mizu, MyPakage, Nathan, Norrona, Patagonia, Prestel, Therm-a-Rest. 15 Carry-On Essentials Not to Forget For Your Next Flight. Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on 15 Carry-On Essentials Not to Forget For Your Next Flight

15 Carry-On Essentials Not to Forget For Your Next Flight

Packing for plane travel can be stressful for some especially if they aren’t flying often. For those who fly regularly for work or pleasure, you develop a routine subconsciously and packing becomes second nature. Whether you’re on a long flight or a short flight, there are a few carry-on essentials which are necessary to keep … Read more ›