Arc’teryx, Burton, Canada Goose, Jackets, Nobis, Norrona, Patagonia, Quartz Co., Winter. How to Choose the Right Winter Jacket. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying GuidesTags , , , , , , , , 7 Comments on How to Choose the Right Winter Jacket

How to Choose the Right Winter Jacket

Finding the right winter jacket is essential to an enjoyable and bearable winter season so shop for quality, not quantity. It is better to have one or even two reliable, winter jackets that keep you toasty warm when you’re out and about rather than a collection of mediocre jackets taking up space in your closet. … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Burton, Helly Hansen, Icebreaker, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Patagonia, Smartwool, The North Face. Fleece VS Down VS Merino Wool; The Ultimate Mid-Layer Face-Off. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , , , , , 1 Comment on Fleece VS Down VS Merino Wool; The Ultimate Mid-Layer Face-Off

Fleece VS Down VS Merino Wool; The Ultimate Mid-Layer Face-Off

When gearing up for a weekend in the mountains or a day exploring new trails, it is important to pack efficiently and dress wisely. Knowing how to layer for outdoor activities is crucial and it is important to have an idea of the weather and the demands of the activities you will be doing. 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 ›

Arc’teryx. What are the Differences Between Arc’teryx SL Jackets?. Posted on Categories ApparelTags 9 Comments on What are the Differences Between Arc’teryx SL Jackets?

What are the Differences Between Arc’teryx SL Jackets?

Shopping for outdoor gear can be a headache and if you don’t know what you’re looking at, it can be unsurprisingly complicated and confusing. Technical terms and supposedly helpful acronyms are like a language of their own although with a little backup knowledge, you can really simplify your shopping experience. Take Arc’teryx products for example, specifically … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Marmot, RAINS. Top Raincoats to Wear with a Dress. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , Leave a comment on Top Raincoats to Wear with a Dress

Top Raincoats to Wear with a Dress

Sometimes all you want to do is wear a dress and if the rain is falling, who’s saying you can’t? There are plenty of cute dry-weather coats to pair with a dress to complete your elegant look but raincoats are a little different. Finding the right raincoat that looks as cute with a dress as … 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 ›

Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Marmot, Norrona. Top 5 Waterproof-Breathable Rain Shells. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , Leave a comment on Top 5 Waterproof-Breathable Rain Shells

Top 5 Waterproof-Breathable Rain Shells

Finding the right waterproof-breathable shell that will protect you from all bad weather is not an easy task. Although people might not admit it, it is a major part of your equipment and can often represent an equally major investment. The most important aspect of a shell, in terms of quality, is a combination of … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Dynafit, Norrona, Outdoor Research, The North Face. What is a Softshell?. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , , , , 2 Comments 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, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Rab, The North Face. How to Find the Perfect Raincoat. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying GuidesTags , , , , , 9 Comments on How to Find the Perfect Raincoat

How to Find the Perfect Raincoat

  Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast or simply looking to stay dry while you’re out and about, an effective raincoat will be your best friend on those somber, wet days or during those spontaneous, mountain-top weather changes. With so many products to choose from it’s hard to know where to start and what to look … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Camelbak, Fitletic, FuelBelt, Gregory, Osprey, Running, Salomon. How to Carry Water While Running. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Carry Water While Running

How to Carry Water While Running

It’s a natural fact that we get thirsty while exercising because our bodies need that H2O to survive and function properly. Whether we are running, cycling or hiking, it is essential to stay hydrated but sometimes it’s not all that easy.  Shop Our Running Collection Carrying Water While Exercising Bikes are generally equipped with water … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Backpacks, Dakine, Fjällräven, Herschel Supply Co., JanSport, Thule. Best School Bags Perfect for University. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on Best School Bags Perfect for University

Best School Bags Perfect for University

Summer isn’t over yet but it’s never too early to get prepared for the upcoming school year. Make heads turn when you get back with one of our trendy and practical backpacks perfect for students in university and high school. Dakine Campus 33L This bag has all the characteristics of a perfect student backpack: several … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Barbour, FIG Clothing, French Connection, Icebreaker, Lacoste. Best Dresses for the Summer. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , , Leave a comment on Best Dresses for the Summer

Best Dresses for the Summer

Practical, comfortable and versatile –  this is the summer motto and we’ve got the dress to match it! Leave the pants at home and let your legs indulge in a little Vitamin D in one of our best dresses for summer. Whether you want to dress up or dress down, we have the perfect dress … Read more ›