Arc’teryx, Dynafit, Icebreaker, Kari Traa, Mountain Hardwear, MyPakage, Running, Salomon, The North Face, Under Armour. How to Layer Comfortably for Fall Running. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Layer Comfortably for Fall Running

How to Layer Comfortably for Fall Running

Running in the fall isn’t quite the same as heading out for a run in the summer time. When the temperatures drop slightly, the air feels crisp and fresh and although it’s often more refreshing, it’s a good time to add a few extra layers. When you run, you perspire and if you’re not layered correctly, … Read more ›

Anon, Arc’teryx, Castelli, Dynafit, Garneau, Icebreaker, Norrona, POC, Rab. How to Layer For a Winter Road Ride. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Layer For a Winter Road Ride

How to Layer For a Winter Road Ride

As the season’s change and we gear up for colder temperatures, our wardrobes change for our everyday routine and our favourite hobbies. If you’re a road cyclist and look forward to putting in multiple kilometres each week on your bike, frigid, winter temperatures surely aren’t going to hold you back. Although some days are tougher than … Read more ›

Dynafit, Ski & Snowboard. Dynafit Yotei GTX Pants Review. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , 3 Comments on Dynafit Yotei GTX Pants Review

Dynafit Yotei GTX Pants Review

Earlier this winter, Altitude-blog.com collaborator, Simon Beazley, paired up with two athletes to put some gear to the test in Revelstoke’s backcountry. After multiple weeks of chasing storm systems and battling Mother Nature’s indecisive weather decisions, the crew was able to really test their gear to the limits. Backcountry snowboarder and snowmobiler, Josh Schneider, tested a pair of … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Buff, Castelli, Dynafit, Louis Garneau, Norrona, The North Face. What to Wear Fatbiking this Winter. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on What to Wear Fatbiking this Winter

What to Wear Fatbiking this Winter

If you haven’t gotten to ride one yet, you definitely need to try a fatbike this winter. Becoming the next big thing in bike travel, fatbikes are more and more common to see around and certain brands are creating specific designs that are equipped for multi-day expeditions over rough terrain. Say goodbye to the trekking … Read more ›

Black Diamond, Dynafit, Mountain Hardwear, Rumpl, Sherpa, The North Face. Cool Products from the Outdoor Retailer Show to Look out For in 2017. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , , Leave a comment on Cool Products from the Outdoor Retailer Show to Look out For in 2017

Cool Products from the Outdoor Retailer Show to Look out For in 2017

Another year passes and another Outdoor Retailer arrives. If you like getting the heads up on what is happening in the outdoor world ahead of people, then this article might tickle your fancy. The North Face If you like colour and hardcore winter activities then you will love the new Summit Series line. Colours abound. … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Dynafit, Norrona, Patagonia, Ski & Snowboard, The North Face. Top 5 Ski Kits for Men 2017. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , , Leave a comment on Top 5 Ski Kits for Men 2017

Top 5 Ski Kits for Men 2017

With a new year comes new adventures and new ski opportunities so if you haven’t gotten a chance to play in the snow yet, the time is now. If you’re still searching for the right ski kit we’ve got the top selection so you can flaunt your skills on the mountain in style. 1. Arc’teryx … Read more ›

Dynafit, Ski & Snowboard. Dynafit Yotei GTX Jacket Review. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Dynafit Yotei GTX Jacket Review

Dynafit Yotei GTX Jacket Review

The Dynafit Yotei GTX is a waterproof breathable hardshell which is designed for ski touring. Named in honour of Mount Yotei in Japan, renowned for its profound powder. I have put the jacket to test over the year in a variety of conditions on the east coast of Canada. Dynafit is a company which is … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Black Diamond, Dynafit, Norrona, Patagonia, Pomoca, Ski & Snowboard. Backcountry Skiing Highlight Products. Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on Backcountry Skiing Highlight Products

Backcountry Skiing Highlight Products

Before we get started it is vital to note that when I say backcountry that I don’t want you to visualize those insane shots of pro skiers skiing chin-high powder in avalanche terrain. I’m talking about whatever place you are comfortable skiing that you had to get to the top of using your own legs. This … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Backcountry Access, Black Diamond, Buff, Craft, Dynafit, Icebreaker, Leki, Mammut, MSR, Norrona, Patagonia, Pomoca, Ski & Snowboard. Ski Touring Guide. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Ski Touring Guide

Ski Touring Guide

Do you ever notice tiny-ant-people traversing across far away mountains when you are heading up the chair lift for your first run of the day? Or spot tracks zig-zagging up steep, snowy pitches leaving behind a trail like that of a snail and wonder who the heck got up there and how? This is ski … Read more ›