Arc’teryx, Bang & Olufsen, Barbour, Brunton, Clif Bar, Eagle Creek, Goal Zero, hydro flask, Instance, Klean Kanteen, Mizu, MyPakage, Nathan, Norrona, Patagonia, Prestel, Therm-a-Rest. 15 Carry-On Essentials Not to Forget For Your Next Flight. Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on 15 Carry-On Essentials Not to Forget For Your Next Flight

15 Carry-On Essentials Not to Forget For Your Next Flight

Packing for plane travel can be stressful for some especially if they aren’t flying often. For those who fly regularly for work or pleasure, you develop a routine subconsciously and packing becomes second nature. Whether you’re on a long flight or a short flight, there are a few carry-on essentials which are necessary to keep … Read more ›

Big Agnes, Camping, Exped, NEMO Equipment, Sea to Summit, Therm-a-Rest, winter camping. How to Choose a Mattress for Camping. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Choose a Mattress for Camping

How to Choose a Mattress for Camping

A good night’s sleeping begins with your bed. Whether it be a cozy mattress in your bedroom at home or the mattress, sleeping bag duo you’ve picked for your weekend in the woods, comfort is key. Like anything when it comes to outdoor gear before you make a decision, you need to know what you’re looking for. … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Gregory, Hydrapak, Mountain Hardwear, 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 ›

Big Agnes, Camping, Icebreaker, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, NEMO Equipment, Rab, Sea to Summit, Sleeping Bags, Therm-a-Rest. How to Choose a Sleeping Bag for Camping. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Choose a Sleeping Bag for Camping

How to Choose a Sleeping Bag for Camping

No matter what you think, a good night’s sleep out in the wilderness starts with the right sleeping bag. If you insist on using your old-school sleeping bag from your boy-scout days, you’re going to figure out real quick it is a bad choice. Like most activities, there’s proper gear for every situation. Bubba Watson … Read more ›

Big Agnes, Black Diamond, Burton, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, MSR, NEMO Equipment, Poler Stuff, The North Face, Therm-a-Rest. How to Pick the Right Tent. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , 1 Comment on How to Pick the Right Tent

How to Pick the Right Tent

Camping; the action of escaping civilization to spend a night (or more) in the wilderness sleeping under the stars with just a tent and the basics; a time to relax and refuel the mind. This is a favourite pastime that has been enjoyed by many for centuries and continues to evolve year-after-year with new technologies … Read more ›

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Best Camping Mattresses 2017

It’s that time of year again where we finish the work week with excitement and glee the clock strikes 5 o’clock, work mode gets shut off until Monday, the camping gear gets loaded into the car and the adventure begins. Camping; the one activity that many will enjoy and few will fear for the ‘lack’ of homey … Read more ›

NEMO Equipment, Therm-a-Rest. How to Camperize Your Vehicle. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on How to Camperize Your Vehicle

How to Camperize Your Vehicle

Camperized vehicles are becoming a hot topic in the media with the boost of interest in nomadic lifestyles and a life on the road. There’s nothing more gratifying than being able to work wherever you want, whenever you want and rest easy each night in a new, secluded paradise all to yourself with the starry night sky … 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 ›

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Therm-a-Rest NeoAir Review

Overall Opinion The Therm-a-Rest NeoAir is arguably the best air mattress for camping that currently exists. It packs down really small, is feather light to carry and it’s very comfortable to sleep on. Product Observations I’ve been using a Neoair XTherm for about 5 years now but recently I had the opportunity to test out … Read more ›

Camping, NEMO Equipment, Therm-a-Rest. A Mattresses Review: NEMO Equipment’s Tensor 20R Mummy Insulated VS Therm-A-Rest’s EvoLite. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , 4 Comments on A Mattresses Review: NEMO Equipment’s Tensor 20R Mummy Insulated VS Therm-A-Rest’s EvoLite

A Mattresses Review: NEMO Equipment’s Tensor 20R Mummy Insulated VS Therm-A-Rest’s EvoLite

A good camp mattress / sleeping pad is essential if you plan on spending a night or a few days out in the woods. Trust me, your back will thank you. I recently had the chance to go test (a.k.a sleep on) the NEMO Equipment’s Tensor 20R Mummy Insulated and the Therm-A-Rest’s EvoLite, two ultra-lights … Read more ›