Smartwool. Smartwool Men’s Merino 150 Baselayer Short Sleeve Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Smartwool Men’s Merino 150 Baselayer Short Sleeve Reviewed

Smartwool Men’s Merino 150 Baselayer Short Sleeve Reviewed

Is Merino worth it? An investment or just another marketing tool to make you spend more money? Let’s find out. First off what is Merino wool? Its origins are from Southern Spain many centuries ago but more recently it is most commonly found and associated with New Zealand and Australian sheep. Known for its softness … Read more ›

Smartwool. Smartwool Smartloft Insulation: Giving Merino a Second Life. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Smartwool Smartloft Insulation: Giving Merino a Second Life

Smartwool Smartloft Insulation: Giving Merino a Second Life

Cooler weather calls for layers, insulated clothing and this season’s Smartwool Smartloft insulation. The brand has embraced the beloved characteristics of wool and branched out to create the ‘world’s most comfortable insulation’ – Smartloft. Made from 50% recycled materials, this light, lofty, warm and sustainable insulation is made up of 88% wool and 12% polyester. The 88% wool … Read more ›

Smartwool. Smartwool Men’s Smartloft 60 Shirt Jacket Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Smartwool Men’s Smartloft 60 Shirt Jacket Reviewed

Smartwool Men’s Smartloft 60 Shirt Jacket Reviewed

First things, first, typically I don’t really have the opportunity to wear/purchase clothing items that are more fashion over function. My job as an event organizer, guide and mountain bike dirtbag, see me spend more time in clothing that is 90%function 10% fashion. I was pretty excited to try a piece of Smartwool that in … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Burton, Helly Hansen, Icebreaker, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Patagonia, Smartwool, The North Face. Fleece VS Down VS Merino Wool; The Ultimate Mid-Layer Face-Off. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , , , , , 1 Comment on Fleece VS Down VS Merino Wool; The Ultimate Mid-Layer Face-Off

Fleece VS Down VS Merino Wool; The Ultimate Mid-Layer Face-Off

When gearing up for a weekend in the mountains or a day exploring new trails, it is important to pack efficiently and dress wisely. Knowing how to layer for outdoor activities is crucial and it is important to have an idea of the weather and the demands of the activities you will be doing. Your … Read more ›

Smartwool. Smartwool Men’s PhD® Ultra Light Sport Hoody Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Smartwool Men’s PhD® Ultra Light Sport Hoody Reviewed

Smartwool Men’s PhD® Ultra Light Sport Hoody Reviewed

The first thing I noticed when picking up the Smartwool PhD® Ultra Light Jacket is how extremely lightweight it is. Not only is it lightweight but it also packs up into its own pocket to save room in your pack. Additionally, I noticed that the ultra-lightweight jacket is constructed with body mapped mesh and merino … Read more ›

Barbour, Birkenstock, Bogs, Brixton, Corkcicle, Hunter, Icebreaker, Lolë, Native, Pendleton, prana, Smartwool. Top 20 Stylish Chalet Essentials For Women. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Top 20 Stylish Chalet Essentials For Women

Top 20 Stylish Chalet Essentials For Women

After a long and chaotic week at work, there’s nothing better than packing up and heading for a calm weekend at the chalet. With no wifi or cell service, you may actually get to finish your book you’ve been meaning to read for the last month. Curl up in your favourite hammock or get out … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Birkenstock, Carhartt Work In Progress, FIG Clothing, French Connection, Icebreaker, KAVU, Merrell, Patagonia, prana, Smartwool, Sperry, The North Face, Travel. How to Dress Comfortably For Plane Travel. Posted on Categories Apparel·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , 1 Comment on How to Dress Comfortably For Plane Travel

How to Dress Comfortably For Plane Travel

Comfortable plane attire is a must for flying whether you’re on a long flight or not. Running through the airport to catch your flight or simply sitting for 9 hours until your next layover in restricting and uncomfortable clothing and footwear is not ideal. In some cases, such as flying for work, your attire must … Read more ›

Marmot, Salomon, Smartwool, The North Face. Celebrate Summer & Save During Our Summer Solstice Sale. Posted on Categories UncategorizedTags , , , Leave a comment on Celebrate Summer & Save During Our Summer Solstice Sale

Celebrate Summer & Save During Our Summer Solstice Sale

June 21st marks the first day of summer and what better way to celebrate the warm weather than with hot deals! Enjoy up to 30% off on your favourite brands from now until June 26th. Shop sales on products from brands like Salomon, Marmot, Smartwool, The North Face and more. Shop Summer Solstice Sale Looking to … Read more ›

Smartwool. Smartwool: Why You Should Wear Merino Wool in Warm Summer Weather. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Smartwool: Why You Should Wear Merino Wool in Warm Summer Weather

Smartwool: Why You Should Wear Merino Wool in Warm Summer Weather

It’s no secret that merino wool has taken over the outdoor industry, because what’s not to love from a soft-to-touch material that breathes as well as it fights odour-buildup? The sought-after properties of this wondrous fibre are praised throughout the winter months, but what if you could benefit from these features year-round? From base layers … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, CEP Compression, Ciele, Craft, Icebreaker, Outdoor Research, Running, Salomon, Saucony, SAXX Underwear, Smartwool, The North Face. How to Dress For a Run in the Rain. Posted on Categories Apparel·Footwear·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Dress For a Run in the Rain

How to Dress For a Run in the Rain

You can’t control the weather but you can control the way you dress so when the forecast calls for rain, gear up and head out for that run anyway in waterproof running gear. With all the latest technologies, it’s easy to get out and enjoy the outdoors even when the weather may be a little less enjoyable. Because running … 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 ›

Arc’teryx, Barbour, Begg & Co., Bogs, Burton, Coal, Fjällräven, Glerups, Harricana, Hudson Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·City·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Gift Ideas for the Cottage Lovers

Gift Ideas for the Cottage Lovers

From slippers and big blankets to cozy sweaters and toques, winter is all about being cozy and comfortable and enjoying the festive atmosphere. Whether you’re sat by the fire inside with a warm cup of hot cocoa and gooey marshmallows or you’re bundled up for a day in the snow, being cozy and comfortable is … Read more ›