Burton, Christmas, Darn Tough, gift exchange, Icebreaker, Instance, Kari Traa, Smartwool, Socks, Socksmith, Wigwam. Christmas Socks Gift Guide 2019. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying GuidesTags , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Christmas Socks Gift Guide 2019

Christmas Socks Gift Guide 2019

The holiday season is in full swing and gift ideas that translate into smiles for your loved ones, friends, and co-workers can be a daunting task. We’re going to save you that trip to the dollar store for the gift exchange party with our fabulous Christmas socks gift guide! A pair of athletic or casual … Read more ›

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Best Ski & Snowboard Jackets to Keep Your Children Warm

Winter is on its way and soon the ground will be covered with snow. Temperatures have slowly started to drop. While some might be dreading the arrival of winter, others are getting ready to head to the slopes. Besides equipment, taking on the mountain requires wearing the right apparel. From boots to ski pants, socks, … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Burton, down insulated, fleece, Helly Hansen, Icebreaker, merino wool, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Patagonia, Smartwool, The North Face. Fleece VS Down VS Merino Wool – The Ultimate Midlayer Face-Off. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , , , , , , , , 1 Comment on Fleece VS Down VS Merino Wool – The Ultimate Midlayer Face-Off

Fleece VS Down VS Merino Wool – The Ultimate Midlayer Face-Off

It’s always best to know how to layer for outdoor activities. An idea of the weather and the demands of the activities you’ll be doing will make choosing those layers simple. But mid layers – like fleece vs down vs merino wool –  aren’t just for the mountains. You can wear them all fall and … Read more ›

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14 Best Kid’s Winter Jackets

Best Kid’s Winter Jackets – It’s Time To Buy Back to school is done. The first snowfall is around the corner. And the biggest parent dilemma of the season has again arrived – finding the best kid’s winter jackets. We need a guide to something warm, waterproof, and comfortable for your boy or girl to … Read more ›

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How to Choose the Right Winter Jacket

From maneuvering your way through fresh powder on the slopes to making your way through icy city streets, staying warm is key when the cold months of winter roll around. Knowing how to choose the right winter jacket is essential to not only surviving but thriving in the snow. Some might have a selection of … Read more ›

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Top 5 Backpacks for Grade-Schoolers

The excitement of back to school is here. Whether your little ones are starting their first year, or heading back for another, it’s time to start shopping for school supplies. From pencils to calculators, getting all the essentials is key. The most important supply is the one that’s going to carry the rest. They might … Read more ›

Burton, Dakine, Fjällräven, Herschel Supply Co., JanSport, Sandqvist, Topo Designs. How To Choose The Right School Bag Or Backpack. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , , 1 Comment on How To Choose The Right School Bag Or Backpack

How To Choose The Right School Bag Or Backpack

You know it’s time for back-to-school when supplies are flying off the shelves, and the school bags with all the latest features and styles are on display. With so much variety to choose from it can be easy to lose sight of what you need from your school bag so here are a few simple … 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 ›

Big Agnes, Black Diamond, Burton, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, MSR, NEMO Equipment, Poler Stuff, The North Face, Therm-a-Rest. How to Pick the Right Tent. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , 1 Comment on How to Pick the Right Tent

How to Pick the Right Tent

Camping; the action of escaping civilization to spend a night (or more) in the wilderness sleeping under the stars with just a tent and the basics; a time to relax and refuel the mind. This is a favourite pastime that has been enjoyed by many for centuries and continues to evolve year-after-year with new technologies … Read more ›

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The Ultimate Waterproof-Breathable Fabric & Technology Guide

When we think of waterproof raincoats, the main thing that comes to mind is GORE-TEX® because it is one of the most popular and renown waterproof membranes. The truth is, there are multiple other waterproof and breathable fabrics that are nearly as good although they may hide from the spotlight. Below is a guide to … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Black Diamond, Burton, Hiking & Trekking, Norrona, Outdoor Research, Patagonia, Running, Ski & Snowboard, The North Face. The Ultimate Guide to GORE-TEX®. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on The Ultimate Guide to GORE-TEX®

The Ultimate Guide to GORE-TEX®

Often times when you think of waterproof outerwear and gear, GORE-TEX® is the first thing that comes to mind but what is it and why is it so prominent in our minds when we think of waterproofing? GORE-TEX® has made a name for itself within the outdoor industry and even in the fashion world too. … Read more ›

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Burton: Family-Run Since 1977

While waiting for the first snow we drove to nearby Vermont for the annual Burton Fall Bash. Come meet the Burton family.  Shop Burton “My job is as fun as it ever was, and selfishly, that’s a priority for me. It’s pretty awesome for somebody to do something for forty years and still enjoy it.” – … Read more ›