Biking & Cycling, Camping, Hiking & Trekking. 9 Summer Camps in Canada Your Child Will Love. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , , Leave a comment on 9 Summer Camps in Canada Your Child Will Love

9 Summer Camps in Canada Your Child Will Love

Summertime, the few months of freedom that kids long for all school year long where they can play outside all day, sleep in and get to spend every hour of their days doing what they love. Some families will take these months to embark on family adventures to far off destinations in foreign countries. Others … Read more ›

Big Agnes, Camping, Exped, NEMO Equipment, Sea to Summit, Therm-a-Rest, winter camping. How to Choose a Mattress for Camping. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Choose a Mattress for Camping

How to Choose a Mattress for Camping

A good night’s sleeping begins with your bed. Whether it be a cozy mattress in your bedroom at home or the mattress, sleeping bag duo you’ve picked for your weekend in the woods, comfort is key. Like anything when it comes to outdoor gear before you make a decision, you need to know what you’re looking for. … Read more ›

Camping, Light My Fire, winter camping. Top 7 Easy Fire Starting Hacks For Camping. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , Leave a comment on Top 7 Easy Fire Starting Hacks For Camping

Top 7 Easy Fire Starting Hacks For Camping

Whether you’re camping at the lake ten feet from the car or you’re up high in the mountains surrounded by tall trees, knowing how to start a fire is essential. Knowing a few good fire starting hacks can make this process a breeze and are a great way to impress your fellow campers.  Everyone has … Read more ›

Biolite, Camping, Jetboil, MSR, optimus, winter camping. How to Choose a Stove For Camping. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Choose a Stove For Camping

How to Choose a Stove For Camping

Breakfast, lunch, dinner… whatever the meal, it is possible to cook as a chef on excursions away from civilization. When it comes to cooking meals in the heart of nature, having a stove adapted to your tastes and needs makes all the difference. There are, however, many types and it can be difficult to find the perfect … Read more ›

Big Agnes, Camping, Icebreaker, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, NEMO Equipment, Rab, Sea to Summit, Sleeping Bags, Therm-a-Rest. How to Choose a Sleeping Bag for Camping. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Choose a Sleeping Bag for Camping

How to Choose a Sleeping Bag for Camping

No matter what you think, a good night’s sleep out in the wilderness starts with the right sleeping bag. If you insist on using your old-school sleeping bag from your boy-scout days, you’re going to figure out real quick it is a bad choice. Like most activities, there’s proper gear for every situation. Bubba Watson … Read more ›

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 ›