Arc’teryx, Brooks, Ciele, Darn Tough, Garmin, Icebreaker, Nathan, Running, Salomon, Saucony, SAXX Underwear, Smartwool, The North Face, Wigwam, Zoot. Running Essentials for a Beginner. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Running Essentials for a Beginner

Running Essentials for a Beginner

So you’ve spent all winter avoiding the gym and coming up with every excuse in the book to skip-out on the spin classes you were so motivated to sign up for. Now it’s spring and you’re determined to run because running seems easy enough right? Find yourself a nearby running route, slap on some proper fitting running shoes … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Black Diamond, Helly Hansen, Icebreaker, Kari Traa, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Patagonia, Rab, Smartwool. How to Layer For Outdoor Activities. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Layer For Outdoor Activities

How to Layer For Outdoor Activities

Dressing appropriately for the weather and your outdoor activities can be problematic thanks to misleading weather reports and cheeky weather systems; do you dress for the 15-20mm of rain that is being forecasted or do you let your optimism takeover and bring out the shorts and sunhat? As I’m sure most everyone’s ma and pa … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Icebreaker, Kari Traa, Norrona, Oakley, Patagonia, POC, Ski & Snowboard, Smartwool, The North Face. How to Dress For a Day On The Slopes. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Dress For a Day On The Slopes

How to Dress For a Day On The Slopes

With Halloween behind us and the next holiday on the horizon being Christmas, it’s time to start planning Christmas holidays for the family. For some a staycation is the perfect Christmas holiday and allows you to either relax and enjoy your own home or get caught up on things around the house that you’ve been … 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 ›

Arc’teryx, Baffin, Canada Goose, Fjällräven, Hillsound, Icebreaker, Leatherman, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Outdoor Research, SIDAS, Smartwool, Therm-ic, Zeal Optics. Far North Look: For the Coldest Climates. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Far North Look: For the Coldest Climates

Far North Look: For the Coldest Climates

Let’s be honest, I’ve never been that far out in the Far North, but it doesn’t take much to figure out that the climate is extremely cold. To appreciate its richness, the right gear is definitely needed. For you, explorers of this world, I’ve gathered the best of the best that can be found. Efficient, … Read more ›

Burton, Darn Tough, HS Sweden, Icebreaker, Instance, Kari Traa, Smartwool, Wigwam. Gift Guide for the Sock Collectors on Your List. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying GuidesTags , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Gift Guide for the Sock Collectors on Your List

Gift Guide for the Sock Collectors on Your List

Christmas shopping is in full swing and the Christmas cheer is spilling out of stores while jolly Christmas classics ring from speakers in shopping malls, restaurants and in homes. With the approaching big day getting closer and closer, finding the perfect gift for your office Secret Santa or your great aunt who has everything she … Read more ›

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Holiday Gift Guide For Kids

The Holidays are here, along with the sub-zero temperatures, so why not give the gift of warmth for endless hours of play and adventure? For every little one on your list, and every budget, we’ve got you covered. Experiences At Altitude, we’re passionate about Nature’s gift to us – the outdoors! That’s why we love … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Filson, Florsheim, Levi Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Montreal’s Fall Look: Pick Apples & Chill

Montreal’s Fall Look: Pick Apples & Chill

Fall has to be my favorite season, not only does it offer incredible landscapes to anyone feeling a little epicurean, this transition season gives me the chance to bring my style to whole new level by layering. While I can go through the day wearing a simple shirt, the chilly nights call for a jacket … Read more ›