Hiking & Trekking, The North Face. Discover The North Face Mountain Sneaker. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , Leave a comment on Discover The North Face Mountain Sneaker

Discover The North Face Mountain Sneaker

Earlier this season, The North Face introduced their XtraFoam™ technology which was created to eliminate foot fatigue so that you can explore for longer. This technology is composed of four parts; an XtraFoam Core, Perimeter EVA Midsole, ESS Snake Plate™, and the Vibram® XS Trek Outsole. XtraFoam™ can now be found in a handful of The North Face boots … Read more ›

Garmin, Hiking & Trekking, Polar, Running, Ski & Snowboard, Suunto, tomtom. How to Choose the Right GPS Watch. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Choose the Right GPS Watch

How to Choose the Right GPS Watch

Choosing the right GPS watch can seem like a tedious task that requires a great deal of research, product comparing and personal trial and error. Everyone has their preferences and when it comes to electronics, the stakes are higher as there are a lot of options to choose from.  The first step in choosing a … Read more ›

Gregory, Hiking & Trekking. Gregory Women’s Deva 60L Backpack Reviewed. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Gregory Women’s Deva 60L Backpack Reviewed

Gregory Women’s Deva 60L Backpack Reviewed

Gregory’s Deva 60L backpack is the ultimate backpack for those looking for comfort, functionality and durability. I have used this backpack on three outings now and can happily say it holds up well with a heavy load and remains comfortable to wear. If you’re a lady looking for a new hiking backpack, look no further than … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Hiking & Trekking, Ski & Snowboard. Understanding the Arc’teryx Apparel Naming Scheme. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , , Leave a comment on Understanding the Arc’teryx Apparel Naming Scheme

Understanding the Arc’teryx Apparel Naming Scheme

Known for their technical products and precise attention to detail, it’s no surprise that Arc’teryx is one of the leading brands within the outdoor industry. Their carefully designed products are catered to specific activities and boast features that enhance their functionality within specified activities.  From the features and shapes to the materials used, each Arc’teryx products … Read more ›

Black Diamond, Hiking & Trekking. Black Diamond Distance FLZ Hiking Poles Reviewed. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Black Diamond Distance FLZ Hiking Poles Reviewed

Black Diamond Distance FLZ Hiking Poles Reviewed

Hiking poles are not necessary for all hikers, but they are definitely recommended for multi-day trips as they help spread the weight of a heavy backpack. They are also very helpful to improve your balance in dicey situations, for example when crossing small creeks or on steep terrain. For our first backpacking adventure on our … Read more ›

Hiking & Trekking, Running, The North Face. The North Face Women’s Apex Flex GTX Jacket Reviewed. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , , Leave a comment on The North Face Women’s Apex Flex GTX Jacket Reviewed

The North Face Women’s Apex Flex GTX Jacket Reviewed

The North Face has created the Apex Flex GTX jacket, a completely hydrophobic softshell jacket. Excellent for a rainy day adventure, protecting yourself against a windy mountain top or as a cool weather all round jacket. Shop The North Face Our review of this product 8/ 10 The pros are: Durable: With 3 layer GORE-TEX … Read more ›

Hiking & Trekking, Osprey. Osprey: Discover the AG™ Backpack Collection. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Osprey: Discover the AG™ Backpack Collection

Osprey: Discover the AG™ Backpack Collection

Backpack technologies are constantly evolving and improving as brands like Osprey work hard to design backpacks that are both technical and durable. New ventilation systems, features, and even suspension systems like the Osprey AG™ suspension system have brought a new focus of comfort to activities like hiking & trekking. Shop Osprey AG™ Collection The AG™ … Read more ›

Adventure Medical Kits, Arc’teryx, Clif Bar, Coleman, Counter Assault, Goal Zero, Hiking & Trekking, Hydrapak, Jetboil, Leatherman, Light My Fire, Nalgene, Opinel, Platypus, Red Pine, UCO, Victorinox, VSSL. 24 Helpful Hiking Hints & Hacks To Try On Your Next Hike. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·Footwear·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on 24 Helpful Hiking Hints & Hacks To Try On Your Next Hike

24 Helpful Hiking Hints & Hacks To Try On Your Next Hike

Heading for a hike in the woods or the mountains is an adventure no matter how long or short the journey ahead is. Whether you’re hiking to camp and planning mini hikes from your base camp or you’re simply on a day hike in search of spectacular mountain scenery, being confident and prepared is crucial. … Read more ›

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 ›

Biking & Cycling, Hiking & Trekking, Norrona, Ski & Snowboard. Norrøna: Find the Perfect Fit, Size & Syle for Your Outdoor Pursuits. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , Leave a comment on Norrøna: Find the Perfect Fit, Size & Syle for Your Outdoor Pursuits

Norrøna: Find the Perfect Fit, Size & Syle for Your Outdoor Pursuits

Shopping for new brands is exciting. Discovering new fits, styles, patterns and even new materials that you’ve never heard of before, it’s all part of the experience. North America is home to many great brands but just across the sea are even more brands well worth checking out. Norrøna, a technical Norwegian brand, is one of … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Hiking & Trekking. Arc’teryx Deals & Coupons for June 2017. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearTags , Leave a comment on Arc’teryx Deals & Coupons for June 2017

Arc’teryx Deals & Coupons for June 2017

The only thing more satisfying than finding the piece of equipment you have been searching for is finding it at a lower. Altitude Sports offers regular discounts on many products each month. Get discounts on a wide range of Arc’teryx products during the month of June. This reputable brand creates products inspired directly from the Canadian … Read more ›

Hiking & Trekking, Running, Salomon. Women’s Salomon XA Pro 3D Product Review. Posted on Categories Footwear·OutdoorsTags , , Leave a comment on Women’s Salomon XA Pro 3D Product Review

Women’s Salomon XA Pro 3D Product Review

The Salomon XA Pro 3D shoe for women is designed more specifically for trail running. I have tested them while walking along trails, mostly for approaching climbing crags. Since I’ve been a teenager, I’ve always worn skate shoes and never wanted to give them up, however, I have to say a shoe that actually holds … Read more ›