Marmot, Mountain Hardwear. Marmot PreCip VS Mountain Hardwear Finder Jacket. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Marmot PreCip VS Mountain Hardwear Finder Jacket

Marmot PreCip VS Mountain Hardwear Finder Jacket

The jackets PreCip from Marmot and Finder from Mountain Hardwear represent an entry point into the wonderful world of waterproof-breathable jackets. You’ll appreciate their waterproofness as well as their compactibility. Indeed, the main difference between them and their higher-priced brothers comes down to features, fit, breathability and durability. While those are important considerations, sometimes the … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Rab, The North Face. How to Find the Perfect Raincoat. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying GuidesTags , , , , , 3 Comments on How to Find the Perfect Raincoat

How to Find the Perfect Raincoat

Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast or simply looking to stay dry while you’re out and about, an effective raincoat will be your best friend on those somber, wet days or during those spontaneous, mountain-top weather changes. With so many products to choose from it’s hard to know where to start and what to look for … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Backcountry Access, Black Diamond, Dakine, Gregory, Mammut, Marmot, MSR, Norrona, Osprey, Ski & Snowboard, The North Face, Thule. Top Backcountry Backpacks. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , , , , 2 Comments on Top Backcountry Backpacks

Top Backcountry Backpacks

Ski season is right around the corner and depending where you live in Canada, some lucky souls have already glided their first tracks through fresh, fluffy powder this season. For those who have yet to feel this satisfaction, they continue to fight back their stoke and stare wide-eyed watching ski films as they add the … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Mackage, Marmot, Quartz Co., The North Face, Winter. Most Popular Women’s Coats January 2017. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on Most Popular Women’s Coats January 2017

Most Popular Women’s Coats January 2017

With Christmas behind us and the first day of the New Year still fresh in the air, it’s a clean slate and time to prepare for the great things ahead that the new year will bring. We aren’t free of the cold winter weather just yet so if you haven’t found yourself the perfect winter … Read more ›

Hiking & Trekking, Jetboil, LifeStraw, Lowa, Marmot, MSR, Petzl, Rab, Sea to Summit, Smartwool, Stanley, Therm-a-Rest, Victorinox, VSSL. Gift Guide for Hikers & Campers 2016. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Gift Guide for Hikers & Campers 2016

Gift Guide for Hikers & Campers 2016

With Christmas in less than a week, the last minute Christmas shopping frenzy is well underway. If you’re the last minute shopping type who tries their hardest to avoid the Christmas crowds, why not enjoy some Christmas shopping from the comforts of your favourite chair at home? Altitude Sports is your one-stop-shop for Christmas presents … Read more ›

Buff, Burton, Darn Tough, Instance, Kombi, Marmot, POC, Ski & Snowboard, Smith Optics, Spyder. How to Dress Your Kids For a Day On the Mountain. Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Dress Your Kids For a Day On the Mountain

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 ›

Boots, Buff, Burton, Canada Goose, Columbia Sportswear, Kombi, Marmot, The North Face, Winter. How to Buy Winter Gear for Kids. Posted on Categories Apparel·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , 1 Comment on How to Buy Winter Gear for Kids

How to Buy Winter Gear for Kids

It’s hard to believe it, but winter is just around the corner. There might even be snow before Halloween, so the time is now to get your kid’s warm outerwear. But what do they really need and what’s superfluous? What should you consider when you’re shopping for your little ones? Choosing a Winter Hat Let’s … Read more ›

Big Agnes, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, MSR, Tents. The Best 3-Season Tents of 2016. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , Leave a comment on The Best 3-Season Tents of 2016

The Best 3-Season Tents of 2016

With dozens of tents on the market, planning a trip and choosing the perfect tent for it, whether it is in the backcountry or with the entire family, can become a difficult task. The most important thing to do before you even start shopping is to know the environment and the climate where you are … Read more ›

Marmot, NEMO Equipment, Rab, Sleeping Bags. Down Sleeping Bags vs. Synthetic Sleeping Bags. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , Leave a comment on Down Sleeping Bags vs. Synthetic Sleeping Bags

Down Sleeping Bags vs. Synthetic Sleeping Bags

Like many other outdoor gear products, sleeping bags mainly have either down or synthetic insulation. Both have pros and cons that you have to consider. Ultimately, your sleeping conditions will determine the type of sleeping bag you will need. Read our Ultimate Sleeping Bag Buying Guide   Sleeping Bags with Down Insulation The quality and … Read more ›

Marmot, Tents. Marmot 3-Season Tents: Looking at the Best in the Bunch. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on Marmot 3-Season Tents: Looking at the Best in the Bunch

Marmot 3-Season Tents: Looking at the Best in the Bunch

A Marmot tent is a direct product of a company that respects the environment, holds pride in their workmanship and knows their clientele. Since 1974, Marmot has stuck to their values of quality, performance and responsibility to Mother Nature. Over three decades later, the outdoor equipment and clothing company still holds tight to these ethics. … Read more ›

Big Agnes, Black Diamond, Burton, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, MSR. How to Pick the Right Tent. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Pick the Right Tent

How to Pick the Right Tent

Camping; the action of escaping civilization to spend a night (or more) in the wilderness sleeping under the stars with just a tent and the basics; a time to relax and refuel the mind. This is a favourite pastime that has been enjoyed by many for centuries and continues to evolve year-after-year with new technologies … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Black Diamond, Buff, Columbia Sportswear, Darn Tough, Fjällräven, Hanwag, Helly Hansen, Icebreaker, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, Outdoor Research, Patagonia, Roark Revival, Scarpa, Wigwam. So You Want to go Tree Planting?. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on So You Want to go Tree Planting?

So You Want to go Tree Planting?

For a lot of students, the middle to the end of April is the start of freedom known as summer holidays. Some will move back home to work and pay off student debts, many will book flights leaving the second they finish their last, torturous exam, and a few will pack their life in a … Read more ›