Osprey. Behind the Seams: A Closer Look at Osprey’s Concept to Commercialization Process. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Behind the Seams: A Closer Look at Osprey’s Concept to Commercialization Process

Behind the Seams: A Closer Look at Osprey’s Concept to Commercialization Process

Last October I had the pleasure of visiting Osprey’s Vietnam headquarters and two of their nearby factories. While I was there to learn about Osprey and their products, I was also lucky enough to immerse myself into Vietnamese culture and get a taste of life as an Osprey employee. It was delightful to meet the … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Camelbak, Osprey, Running, Salomon. How to Carry Water While Running. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , Leave a comment on How to Carry Water While Running

How to Carry Water While Running

It’s a natural fact that we get thirsty while exercising because our bodies need that H2O to survive and function properly. Whether we are running, cycling or hiking, it is essential to stay hydrated but sometimes it’s not all that easy.  Shop Our Running Collection Carrying Water While Exercising Bikes are generally equipped with water … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Gregory, Hydrapak, Mystery Ranch, Osprey, Platypus, The North Face, Therm-a-Rest. How to Pick a Hiking Backpack. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Pick a Hiking Backpack

How to Pick a Hiking Backpack

Knowing how to pick a hiking backpack that properly suits your needs is essential to a comfortable journey and many more to follow. A backpack that is too small risks not being able to carry all your gear. A backpack that is too large risks causing shoulder, back or even knee problems. You can mistakenly … Read more ›

Biolite, Black Diamond, Hiking & Trekking, LifeStraw, Mammut, Osprey, Sea to Summit, The North Face, Victorinox. Camping Gift Ideas for Campers, Hikers and Backpackers. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Camping Gift Ideas for Campers, Hikers and Backpackers

Camping Gift Ideas for Campers, Hikers and Backpackers

Everyone has an outdoors lover on their gift list: a camper with an intrepid spirit and nearly impossible to shop for come the holidays. Our new Camping Gift Guide is chock-full of gift ideas, be it rustic essentials or convenient surprises that will bring smiles at home and in the outdoors. The collection has it … Read more ›

Herschel Supply Co., hydro flask, Osprey, Thule, Travel. Best Gifts For Travelers. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·City·EquipmentTags , , , , Leave a comment on Best Gifts For Travelers

Best Gifts For Travelers

Here at Altitude Sports, our team of employees loves to travel. In fact, we might have one of the most well-explored groups of adventurers under one roof. We’ve flown, trekked, paddled, pedaled, and ridden to various locations all over the globe, giving us an inside edge on the necessities needed for a lifestyle in transit. … Read more ›

Osprey. Osprey: the Arcane Collection. Posted on Categories City·EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Osprey: the Arcane Collection

Osprey: the Arcane Collection

Urban minimalism In the adventure backpack world, Osprey reigns supreme. Powerful long-haul carriers; light, technical trekking and hiking packs; transportation solutions of all kinds: Osprey is the sure thing for carrying comfort, functionality and durability. We were pleasantly surprised when they announced their new fall line of urban, streamlined, intelligently-designed packs. Let’s dig into the … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Gregory, Marmot, Osprey. Top Backpacks for Multi-Day Hikes. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , Leave a comment on Top Backpacks for Multi-Day Hikes

Top Backpacks for Multi-Day Hikes

Choosing a backpack is always a bit tricky, especially when you leave for a long time and you plan to put away your whole life. Are you the kind of person to be afraid of missing something on a trip? Are you the type to repack your bag countless times in order to fit as … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Filson, Herschel Supply Co., Osprey, Thule. Best Types of Luggage for Travel. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , 1 Comment on Best Types of Luggage for Travel

Best Types of Luggage for Travel

It will be your most loyal companion as you peer out the window of the train at landscapes zipping by and it will accompany you during your longest layovers between flights. When it comes to selecting the perfect carry-on bag, it’s important to choose a bag that’s right for you and fulfills your needs. If your … Read more ›

Adventure Medical Kits, Black Diamond, Garmin, Garneau, Lowa, Marmot, MSR, Oakley, Osprey, POC, Sea to Summit, Smith Optics, The North Face. The Ultimate Guide to the Most Popular Spring & Summer Activities. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on The Ultimate Guide to the Most Popular Spring & Summer Activities

The Ultimate Guide to the Most Popular Spring & Summer Activities

After a long winter of frigid temperatures and endless storms, the first signs of spring can seem like a heaven’s send for some. The longer days, double-digit temperatures and friendly songs of birds in the nearby trees can perk up just about anyone’s attitude.  When it’s finally time to put the winter parkas in storage and … Read more ›

Aquapac, Gregory, Osprey, Outdoor Research, Rite in the Rain, Sea to Summit, The North Face. Top Waterproof Accessories for Rainy Outdoor Adventures. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on Top Waterproof Accessories for Rainy Outdoor Adventures

Top Waterproof Accessories for Rainy Outdoor Adventures

It’s a fact that we cannot control the weather and sometimes Mother Nature has other plans and we just have to live with them. When you wake up to rain and somber skies, it’s easy to take a raincheck and postpone outdoor adventures for the next day with the drier weather. But, if you’re on a schedule … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Black Diamond, Fitletic, Gregory, Icebreaker, Mizuno, Osprey, Petzl, Salomon, Saucony, Shock Absorber, The North Face, Under Armour. How to Dress for Winter Running. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Dress for Winter Running

How to Dress for Winter Running

Running during the winter time can be a bit daunting for a number of reasons, icy paths, cold temperatures, lack of visibility etc, but with the right gear, you can beat the winter blues. Stretch out your outdoor, running routine and keep hitting the pavement or snow this winter season with this winter running guide. … Read more ›

Hiking & Trekking, Osprey. Osprey Atmos AG 50 Backpack Reviewed. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Osprey Atmos AG 50 Backpack Reviewed

Osprey Atmos AG 50 Backpack Reviewed

As an expedition and adventure photographer, I am a lover of all things related to backpacks.  A good backpack needs to be able to multi-task.  It should be able to carry everything I need and provide features that let me do things with the pack that I didn’t know I’d want to originally.  Back in … Read more ›