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Hiking Essentials You Won’t Want to Forget

Backpacking, especially overnight backpacking, is a pretty amazing thing.  I try to get out as often as I can, even if it’s a place close to home.  Sometimes those are the best ones, when you don’t need to travel far and getting out the door is quick and can happen on a moment’s notice. Still, … Read more ›

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Father’s Day Gift Guide

Father’s Day is well over a month away which means you’ve got plenty of time to plan the perfect gift for the man, the myth, the legend; your father. Source out some wood and show off your handy-work you’ve learnt from your pops by building something special to give. If he’s more of the gadget type, find … Read more ›

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother’s Day is not so far away which means it’s time to start the search for the perfect gift to bring tears of joy to the wonderful woman who has watched your grow over the years. While we should celebrate our mothers every day of the year, this special day is just for them; an … Read more ›

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Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Him

Men can be impossible to shop for, especially if their taste and style are difficult to pinpoint. Trust us – we get it. Maybe your ski-loving dad has stuck with the same scarf and gloves for a decade even if they’ve seen better days? Perhaps your long-term boyfriend enjoys his bulky wallet? And there’s no … Read more ›

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Best Gifts For Runners

Today running has evolved beyond simple footwear. Likewise, gift ideas for runners are tougher to come up with than you might think. There are unique gifts for runners to think of, from recovery rollers to watches, base layers to headwear, gloves to headphones, and of course shoes. Gift Ideas For Runners Fortunately for the runner … Read more ›

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Gift Guide for the Gadget Gurus

Whether they’re into music gadgets, light gadgets or just gadgets in general, Altitude Sports has a little something that will have any gadget lovers’ eyes twinkling with excitement this holiday season. Choose from wireless electronics, solar powered rechargeable devices and even the latest and greatest technical equipment for your outdoor hobbies. Make sure your gift … Read more ›

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How to Prepare for a Long Winter Hike

Here’s to the adventurers that don’t let cold weather and the change of the seasons keep them inside and away from exploring the great outdoors. Unless it is pouring down with rain like a monsoon or snowing sideways that they cannot even see their own hand right in front of their face, they’re out there. … Read more ›

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How to Choose the Right GPS Watch

Choosing the right GPS watch can seem like a tedious task that requires a great deal of research, product comparing and personal trial and error. Everyone has their preferences and when it comes to electronics, the stakes are higher as there are a lot of options to choose from.  The first step in choosing a … Read more ›

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How to Dress For Dinner & Drinks After a Day of Skiing

One of the most fun parts of being on vacation whether you be at a ski resort or not, is checking out the local cuisines and beverages. Some may head south for the winter holidays in search of the blazing sun, sandy beaches and tropical sunsets and other heads for the gloriously white peaks for … Read more ›

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Canoe Gear Guide For Day Trips

Warm, sunny days are great for spending time hanging out at the beach, floating down a river and especially for canoeing on a lake. Gliding through the water and exploring the lake-shore looking out for the best picnic spot; life is good! Canoeing is easy and fun for just about everyone so don’t sweat it … Read more ›

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The Vancouver Look: Dance in the Rain

Vancouver is renown for its beautiful landscapes and awesome modern architecture. It’s the type of city that makes you want to go outside and see everything there is to see. The only matter: its rainy weather. All thanks to its location on the northern pacific coast, Vancouver is surrounded by water. If you want to … Read more ›