Arc’teryx, Black Diamond, Helly Hansen, Icebreaker, Mons Royale, Norrona, Patagonia, Rab, Scarpa, The North Face. What to Wear Ice Climbing. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on What to Wear Ice Climbing

What to Wear Ice Climbing

For the thrill seekers and adventurers among us, ice climbing is yet another seasonal activity that fulfills adrenaline addictions and opportunities to discover new heights and personal limits. Most commonly done over the winter months for obvious weather reasons, ice climbing is an exciting sport that deserves great respect and proper knowledge of the techniques, safety and … Read more ›

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Are You Ready for the Bomb Cyclone?

Winter is here and has been leaving its mark on the east coast with continuous snowfall, extreme weather warnings and a “bomb Cyclone” on the horizon. If you’re not a fan of the frigid temperatures and sharp winds of winter, now may be the time to book a tropical vacation somewhere warm because for the east … Read more ›

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How to Dress Your Kids For a Day On the Mountain

When the kids are out of school for the holidays, they are ready to celebrate their freedom! Sleeping in and waking up to the smell of mom’s homemade pancakes with berry compote and whipped cream and dad’s famous crispy and perfectly seasoned hashbrowns and some bacon is a good start. Full Speed Ahead to the … Read more ›

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Discover the Lifa® Flow Base Layer Collection By Helly Hansen

Helly Hansen has been creating outerwear and technical apparel for outdoor enthusiasts for almost 140 years. Specializing in gear for a variety of activities both on land, in the mountains and out at sea, it is no surprise that Helly Hansen is trusted and worn by professionals around the globe. Since the beginning, they have been developing new and … Read more ›

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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 ›

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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 ›

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Top 5 Urban Raincoats for Men

In autumn, it is sometimes difficult to predict Mother Nature’s plans for the weather, but with the proper wet weather ensemble, you’re ready for anything. Slip on the right pair of rain boots and a versatile raincoat and there’s no stopping your outdoor adventures from happening.  Be prepared for the most gloomy fall days and … Read more ›

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15 Summer Camp Essentials You Need To Pack

It’s that time of year where the kids run wild and free and spend their day’s enjoying their summer activities. If you’re one of the may parents who works a busy schedule throughout the year, a summer camp may be a great option for your little ones. They can learn new skills, meet new friends … Read more ›

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17 Stylish Essentials to Complete Your Feminine Beach Look

What better way to enjoy the summer than to spend a day at the water’s edge, both feet buried in the sand? Quick, put on your best swimsuit, and go jump in some waves! Whether you are kicking off a beach volleyball game or working on your tan, a day at the beach always goes … Read more ›

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Top Raincoats to Wear with a Suit

  Showing up to work sopping wet can put a negative vibe on anyone’s day so a reliable raincoat is essential! Finding a raincoat suitable for hiking can be a lot easier then finding one that works well with your Monday to Friday work attire although it isn’t impossible. For the dapper gentlemen who spend … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Black Diamond, Helly Hansen, Icebreaker, Kari Traa, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Patagonia, Rab, Smartwool, Under Armour. How to Layer For Outdoor Activities. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Layer For Outdoor Activities

How to Layer For Outdoor Activities

Dressing appropriately for the weather and your outdoor activities can be problematic thanks to misleading weather reports and cheeky weather systems; do you dress for the 15-20mm of rain that is being forecasted or do you let your optimism take over and bring out the shorts and sun hat? As I’m sure most everyone’s ma … Read more ›

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Best Fall Clothes For Your Kids

Autumn is probably the hardest season for dressing your kids. Some days start out chilly but by noon the day is reminiscent of July or August. It’s raining and windy one day and sunny and clear the next. Your best bet to ensure your kids are prepared to enjoy long stretches outside is to layer … Read more ›