Columbia, Ski & Snowboard. Columbia Outfitting Multiple Disciplines of Ski Athletes. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Columbia Outfitting Multiple Disciplines of Ski Athletes

Columbia Outfitting Multiple Disciplines of Ski Athletes

When it comes to picking your ski kit, there are numerous brands to choose from so you can find exactly what you like because we all know that there are different looks to suit different styles of skiing. Most brands will have a particular look that their brand represents although sometimes you find a brand that encompasses a … Read more ›

Burton, Ski & Snowboard. Burton Outfits Multiple Snowboard Athletes Around the World. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Burton Outfits Multiple Snowboard Athletes Around the World

Burton Outfits Multiple Snowboard Athletes Around the World

It is no surprise that Burton is one of the most reputable snowboard brands to this day thanks to the commitment and hard work put in by Burton founder Jake Burton Carpenter and his wife Donna. This dynamic duo continues to pour their heart into improving the sport and maintaining a brand that focuses on … Read more ›

Burton, Mizu, Nixon, Ski & Snowboard. Backcountry Adventures with Burton. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , , , Leave a comment on Backcountry Adventures with Burton

Backcountry Adventures with Burton

I got to the agency in Montreal for an 8am departure, met the other lucky selected winners and off we were in our 12-seater van with our driver, entertainer and master of tunes Pat Lussier. All strapped in, we were ready for the 10-hour drive ahead of us. Sunshine and blue skies; a couple of … Read more ›

Norrona, Ski & Snowboard. Women’s Norrøna Wool Base Layers Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Women’s Norrøna Wool Base Layers Reviewed

Women’s Norrøna Wool Base Layers Reviewed

  Finding the perfect pair of base layers that fit just right and are as comfortable as they are warm is a bonus and with the Norrøna wool base layer set, I was pretty impressed.  I first tested these base layers during a weekend of ski touring at High Camp Turtagrø and they quickly became … Read more ›

Ski & Snowboard. Nancy Greene Raine Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of her Olympic Gold Medal Win. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Nancy Greene Raine Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of her Olympic Gold Medal Win

Nancy Greene Raine Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of her Olympic Gold Medal Win

With the Olympics on the horizon, there’s no better time than now to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Canada’s own Nancy Greene Raine’s gold medal victory. In 1968, Nancy won the Olympic gold medal while competing in Grenoble, France and owns the title of Canada’s Female Athletes of the 20th Century.  Although she was born in Ottawa, … Read more ›

Norrona, Ski & Snowboard. Norrøna Men’s Tamok Gore-Tex Pants Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Norrøna Men’s Tamok Gore-Tex Pants Reviewed

Norrøna Men’s Tamok Gore-Tex Pants Reviewed

  To keep my lower body dry while on the mountain I always wear my Norrøna Tamok Gore-Tex pants. They’re a sleek, waterproof pair of snow pants for all types of adventures. I’ve used my Tamok pants for everything from splitboarding to shoveling out the driveway. Shop Norrøna Our review of this product 9.5 / … Read more ›

Anon, Arc’teryx, atlas, Black Diamond, Castelli, Craft, CW-X Conditioning Wear, fat biking, Garneau, Gore Bike Wear, Gregory, ice climbing, Jetboil, Merrell, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Oakley, Patagonia, Running, Saucony, Ski & Snowboard, Smartwool, snowshoes, SUGOi, winter camping, winter running. The Ultimate Guide to Your Favourite Winter Activities. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·Footwear·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on The Ultimate Guide to Your Favourite Winter Activities

The Ultimate Guide to Your Favourite Winter Activities

For some winter is a dreaded season filled with frigid temperatures, grey skies and lack of colour but for others, this is a season of fun and excitement! If you are a winter lover, you already know what greatness the season has to offer and most likely spend your days enjoying all of the following … Read more ›

Anon, Ski & Snowboard. Anon Women’s Griffon Helmet Reviewed. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on Anon Women’s Griffon Helmet Reviewed

Anon Women’s Griffon Helmet Reviewed

  The Griffon women’s helmet from Anon is a very comfortable helmet. Although quite simple at first glance, the Griffon helmet delivered warmth and comfort during a cat skiing trip in the Monachee Mountains close to the ski town of Revelstoke, BC. The curry yellow colour is quite unattractive, however surely stands out on a … Read more ›

Norrona, Ski & Snowboard. Norrøna Women’s Lofoten Gore-Tex Pro Pants Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Norrøna Women’s Lofoten Gore-Tex Pro Pants Reviewed

Norrøna Women’s Lofoten Gore-Tex Pro Pants Reviewed

Similar to shopping for jeans, shopping for the right ski pants can also be a deceiving task. You want to find a pair that not only looks great but also functions appropriately for the type of skiing you will be doing because features are important. Norrøna’s Lofoten Gore-Tex Pro pants offer a relaxed fit and offer … 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 , , , , , , , , , , , , , 2 Comments 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 chairlift 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 touring. … Read more ›

Ski & Snowboard. What is the RECCO® Rescue System?. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags 1 Comment on What is the RECCO® Rescue System?

What is the RECCO® Rescue System?

When it comes to skiing and snowboarding in the mountains, avalanche safety knowledge is key whether you’re exploring in the backcountry, shredding the slackcountry or simply enjoying laps under the lift. While a beacon or transceiver is not exactly necessary for a day at the resort, choosing a ski or board jacket and pants equipped … Read more ›

Norrona, Ski & Snowboard. Norrøna Men’s Falketind PrimaLoft60 Jacket Reviewed. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Norrøna Men’s Falketind PrimaLoft60 Jacket Reviewed

Norrøna Men’s Falketind PrimaLoft60 Jacket Reviewed

As important as an outer shell jacket may be, what really keeps you warm is your layers underneath. When I’m out on the hill snowboarding I almost always wear my Norrøna Falketind PrimaLoft60 Jacket. This puffy type mid-layer jacket has proven to keep me warm and comfy wherever I go. Shop Norrøna’s falketind Collection Our review … Read more ›