Burton, Canada Goose, Fjällräven, Kids, Marmot, The North Face. Top 6 Best Winter Jackets to Keep Your Children Warm. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , , Leave a comment on Top 6 Best Winter Jackets to Keep Your Children Warm

Top 6 Best Winter Jackets to Keep Your Children Warm

Winter is upon us and soon the landscape will be covered with snow. Already, temperatures have started to drop slowly. While some people may look at the approaching winter season with a reluctant eye, the children anticipate it for the most part with excitement. After all, what’s more fun than rolling down the hills on … Read more ›

Burton, Darn Tough, Icebreaker, Instance, Kari Traa, Smartwool, Wigwam. Gift Guide for the Sock Collectors on Your List. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying GuidesTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on Gift Guide for the Sock Collectors on Your List

Gift Guide for the Sock Collectors on Your List

Christmas shopping is in full swing and the Christmas cheer is spilling out of stores while jolly Christmas classics ring from speakers in shopping malls, restaurants and in homes. With the approaching big day getting closer and closer, finding the perfect gift for your office Secret Santa or your great aunt who has everything she … Read more ›

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 , , , , , , , , 4 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 ›

Burton, Ski & Snowboard. Top Burton Snowboard Jackets for Winter 2017. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Top Burton Snowboard Jackets for Winter 2017

Top Burton Snowboard Jackets for Winter 2017

With winter just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about winter activities and getting your gear closet prepped for some winter fun in the snow. For the snowboarders yearning for the first sign of snowfall in the forecast, it’s never too early to start tinkering with your gear. A waxed board, tightly laced … Read more ›

Adventure Medical Kits, Black Diamond, Burton, Clif Bar, Coleman, Led Lenser, NEMO Equipment, Pendleton, Petzl, Probar, Smartwool, Snow Peak, The North Face, VSSL, Woolrich. How to Prepare for Winter Driving Emergencies. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Prepare for Winter Driving Emergencies

How to Prepare for Winter Driving Emergencies

When it’s bone-chillingly cold outside, we feel it, animals feel it and so do our cars. Whether you have a new car or an old car, extreme cold temperatures can make them act up or simply not at all. So what do you do if you find yourself waiting for a tow, it’s -24°C outside … 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 ›

Adventure Medical Kits, Arc’teryx, Backcountry Access, Black Diamond, Burton, Bushnell, Gerber, Hanwag, Helly Hansen, Icebreaker, Light My Fire, Mountain Hardwear, Patagonia, Salomon, Scarpa, The North Face. Winter Camping Survival Guide. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Winter Camping Survival Guide

Winter Camping Survival Guide

Camping is a simple hobby loved by families, weekend-warriors, outdoor enthusiasts and adrenaline junkies. I mean, who doesn’t love sleeping out under the peaceful, starry, night sky staring at the star constellations? The possibilities are endless and you can camp nearly wherever and whenever you wish, even in the winter. That’s right, camping isn’t just … Read more ›

Burton. Discover the Burton Fleece & Flannels Collection this Fall. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Discover the Burton Fleece & Flannels Collection this Fall

Discover the Burton Fleece & Flannels Collection this Fall

With the crisp smell of fall in the air and the deciduous forests slowly beginning to show their palettes of seasonal colours, it’s time to cozy up and break out the fall wardrobe. Round up your favourite flannels and beloved fleeces and get out there to enjoy the fall festivities with the new Burton fall collection. … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Burton, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Patagonia. The Ultimate Waterproof-Breathable Fabric & Technology Guide. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·UncategorizedTags , , , ,

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 ›

Adidas, Arc’teryx, Brooks, Burton, Columbia, Eagle Creek, Helly Hansen, Mammut, Marmot, Mavic, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Patagonia, prana, Salewa, Salomon, The North Face, vaude, Woolrich. Why You Should Care About the Bluesign® Standard. Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Why You Should Care About the Bluesign® Standard

Why You Should Care About the Bluesign® Standard

With an increased awareness of environmentally friendly practices within the outdoor retail industry, many brands are adapting their manufacturing processes to fit these standards. Whether it be the way that the fabrics are sourced for particular garments, how fabrics and other materials are produced or simply how the products are manufactured, there are multiple ways … Read more ›

Backpacks, Burton, Fjällräven, Herschel Supply Co.. Top 5 Backpacks for Grade-Schoolers. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , Leave a comment on Top 5 Backpacks for Grade-Schoolers

Top 5 Backpacks for Grade-Schoolers

The excitement of the back to school season is already upon us, which means it’s the time of year to start searching for a new backpack. For the little ones who will be starting their first year of school, or are excitedly going back to a higher grade in elementary school, a proper and safe … Read more ›

Burton, Converse, Fjällräven, Herschel Supply Co., hydro flask, Instance, JanSport, Klean Kanteen, Mizu, Nalgene, Native, The North Face, Vans. Top 5 Stylishly Savvy Back to School Essentials Every Child Needs. Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Top 5 Stylishly Savvy Back to School Essentials Every Child Needs

Top 5 Stylishly Savvy Back to School Essentials Every Child Needs

It’s that time of year again. Early mornings kick-started by irritating alarm clocks and rushing out the front door to make the first bell. Some kids love it, while others dread it. The same can be said for parents. While back to school time has its unpredictable (and predictable) ups-and-downs, one that you control is … Read more ›