Big Agnes, Camping, Exped, NEMO Equipment, Sea to Summit, Therm-a-Rest. Best Camping Mattresses 2017. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , , Leave a comment on Best Camping Mattresses 2017

Best Camping Mattresses 2017

It’s that time of year again where we finish the work week with excitement and glee the clock strikes 5 o’clock, work mode gets shut off until Monday, the camping gear gets loaded into the car and the adventure begins. Camping; the one activity that many will enjoy and few will fear for the ‘lack’ of homey … Read more ›

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Top Canadian National Parks to Visit this Summer

Camping season is upon us and we couldn’t be more excited because this summer, all National Parks across Canada have free entry if you are a holder of the Discover Pass. That’s right, that means you can travel from coast to coast and check out all the National Parks for free! Enjoy a day of … Read more ›

Camping, The North Face. Introducing The North Face Homestead Collection. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Introducing The North Face Homestead Collection

Introducing The North Face Homestead Collection

We are creatures of the city. We live, breathe and play in the city for weeks on end, but sometimes we feel the need to escape, and to set out on new adventures. Camping, a diverse activity that demands different apparel and equipment, has us largely thinking about alternatives that the market has to offer. Very technical measurements, … Read more ›

Camping, Hiking & Trekking. Free Admission to all Parks Canada Places From Coast-to-Coast in 2017. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Free Admission to all Parks Canada Places From Coast-to-Coast in 2017

Free Admission to all Parks Canada Places From Coast-to-Coast in 2017

With 2017 being the 150th anniversary of Confederation, Canada is celebrating by offering the 2017 Discovery Pass. This particular pass will grant you free admission for the entire year to all Parks Canada places from the East Coast to the West Coast. The pass is obviously free and the hope is to encourage Canadians to … Read more ›

Camping, MSR. MSR Reactor 1L Stove System Review. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on MSR Reactor 1L Stove System Review

MSR Reactor 1L Stove System Review

Bottom Line: The MSR Reactor 1L Stove System is a powerful, fast and light canister stove system. Perfect for lightweight backpacking or to bring on winter day trips to turn snow/ice into water rapidly. Our review of this product 9.5 / 10 The pros are: Size: The entire unit is smaller than a Nalgene bottle. … Read more ›

Biking & Cycling, Camping. Mountain Biking Isn’t Just For Mountain Towns. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Mountain Biking Isn’t Just For Mountain Towns

Mountain Biking Isn’t Just For Mountain Towns

Weekends are a time for weekend warriors to redeem themselves after a busy week at work and embark on some weekend adventures! Whether you venture to a nearby town or lake or into the forest for some camping, weekends are a great time to relax and explore; head out for a canoe trip, go hike … Read more ›

Camping, Therm-a-Rest. Therm-a-Rest NeoAir Review. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Therm-a-Rest NeoAir Review

Therm-a-Rest NeoAir Review

Overall Opinion The Therm-a-Rest NeoAir is arguably the best air mattress for camping that currently exists. It packs down really small, is feather light to carry and it’s very comfortable to sleep on. Product Observations I’ve been using a Neoair XTherm for about 5 years now but recently I had the opportunity to test out … Read more ›

Camping, Sea to Summit. How to Take Your Dog Camping for the First Time. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on How to Take Your Dog Camping for the First Time

How to Take Your Dog Camping for the First Time

Where to start when wanting to go camping with your dog? Bringing your dog camping has become more and more popular in the last years. Because they spend a good part of the week waiting for you patiently, we tend to want to include them as much as possible in our activities! So here is … Read more ›

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How to Take Care of Your Sleeping Bag

With the fall season coming soon, for many of us it means the end of the camping season. One may ask what is the best way to clean and store a sleeping bag in order to increase its lifetime. Note that the maintenance is much easier when you use a sleeping bag liner in your … Read more ›

Camping, MPOWERD. MPOWERD Luci Lights Review. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on MPOWERD Luci Lights Review

MPOWERD Luci Lights Review

On a recent canoe camping trip to La Mauricie National Park which is located outside of Quebec City, my friends and I found out that mood lighting is indeed important. Thanks to a couple of MPOWERD solar-powered lights we were able to chat around the picnic table for hours without having to worry about losing sight of … Read more ›

Alpine Aire, Camping. Canoe camping in La Mauricie National Park. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Canoe camping in La Mauricie National Park

Canoe camping in La Mauricie National Park

Canoe camping in Quebec could not be more easy, accessible or beautiful. Only 2 hours from Montreal and Quebec City, La Mauricie National Park is the best place to go for city dwellers.   Parks Canada does everything to make your stay as enjoyable as possible. We arrived on Friday afternoon. After checking in at the … Read more ›

Camping, Stanley. Our Favorite Stanley Products of 2016. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on Our Favorite Stanley Products of 2016

Our Favorite Stanley Products of 2016

Stanley PMI has been making their rugged all-steel vacuum bottles an essential for any type of adventure since 1913. The iconic brand has carried a century’s worth of liquids but has also been part of 100+ years worth of stories and adventures. Stanley products are built to last a lifetime! That is definitely not something … Read more ›