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O’Neill Hyperfreak Hydro Boardshorts Review

I’m not a professional surfer, but I’ve owned a ridiculous amount of boardshorts. The reason is simple, they just keep getting better. Materials have gotten stretchier, lighter, faster-drying. The shorts I owned just a few years ago are pretty much obsolete compared to what’s available now.  Pro’s Con’s Thin stretchy material: these shorts have more … Read more ›

Fjällräven. Fjällräven Keb Eco-Shell Jacket Review. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Fjällräven Keb Eco-Shell Jacket Review

Fjällräven Keb Eco-Shell Jacket Review

My first thought when I got the Fjällräven Keb Eco-Shell Jacket designed for rainy weather was, “This looks super sharp!” followed by, “I can’t wait to try this out!” Cue consecutive weeks of sunshine… Normally I’d be stoked with a few weeks of nice weather but that made it a bit challenging to test the … Read more ›

. Made in Canada Men’s Clothing Brands for Summer 2019. Posted on Categories UncategorizedLeave a comment on Made in Canada Men’s Clothing Brands for Summer 2019

Made in Canada Men’s Clothing Brands for Summer 2019

It’s Summer, and we’re celebrating by showcasing our premium Made-in-Canada men’s clothing brands. From Victoria’s Viberg handmade leather boots to Vancouver’s innovative Veilance, and Toronto’s Bather swimwear, we’ve got you covered from coast-to-coast.  What sets these guys’ clothing brands apart from the competition – outside the fact they’re made here? It’s quality. Their apparel is … Read more ›

. New UGG Women’s Sandals for Summer in Canada. Posted on Categories UncategorizedLeave a comment on New UGG Women’s Sandals for Summer in Canada

New UGG Women’s Sandals for Summer in Canada

Cozy sheepskin lined footwear and women’s winter boots – that’s how UGG built its reputation in Canada, the United States, and beyond. When most of us think of the brand, we see people (mostly women) walking around campuses, offices, or cities in the ultra-warm suede boots during the colder months, not summer sandals. But sandals … Read more ›

. How to keep your electronics safe and powered on adventures. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·Equipment·OutdoorsLeave a comment on How to keep your electronics safe and powered on adventures

How to keep your electronics safe and powered on adventures

Okay, you may be thinking “I go outside to connect with nature, why worry about electronics?” Well, I have a similar view but many of my trips involve remote locations and the need to capture photos, videos, and sound. This article is my 2 cents and geared to those who want to be able to … Read more ›

Alti Fest, Coupons, Discounts. Save During Alti Fest. Posted on Categories Buying GuidesTags , , Leave a comment on Save During Alti Fest

Save During Alti Fest

Alti Fest is our prime sales event for the best deals, including savings of up to 40% off technical urban and outdoor apparel. From Monday July 6 to Friday July 10, save big on our premium summer sales event—tees, swimsuits, dresses, running shoes, shorts, sandals, cycling apparel, training and camping gear and much more! There’s … Read more ›

. Deuter: 120 years of backpacking adventures.. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsLeave a comment on Deuter: 120 years of backpacking adventures.

Deuter: 120 years of backpacking adventures.

With the array of features, styles and brands available, it’s not easy choosing the right hiking backpack. If you’re still hesitating after figuring out what you need, best to trust the people who’ve ‘been there, done that’ – and continue to lead in innovation and design. Enter Germany’s Deuter, with over 120 years of revolutionary … Read more ›

. DANCING WITH THE MOUNTAINS: Trail Running In The Rain With Arc’teryx Marketer Josh Barringer. Posted on Categories Brand Stories·Equipment·OutdoorsLeave a comment on DANCING WITH THE MOUNTAINS: Trail Running In The Rain With Arc’teryx Marketer Josh Barringer

DANCING WITH THE MOUNTAINS: Trail Running In The Rain With Arc’teryx Marketer Josh Barringer

It seemed like the sun hadn’t woken up. Dark rain clouds contrasted with the bright green of the Cove Forest. The droplets splashing on the car hood soothed our eyelids, still groggy from the early morning. The vehicle swept over Indian River Drive, a winding vanishing point of a road whose only yellow line served … Read more ›

Columbia. Columbia Sportswear Travel Outfits: Packable Sun & Rain Apparel for Summer. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on Columbia Sportswear Travel Outfits: Packable Sun & Rain Apparel for Summer

Columbia Sportswear Travel Outfits: Packable Sun & Rain Apparel for Summer

Every travel outfit starts with comfort. Columbia‘s range of travel clothing makes summer getaways more comfortable than ever. With sun protection, wrinkle-resistance and packability, these ensembles work from airport touchdown to urban exploring – no need to change at the hotel. Choose a UPF hat to keep the ultraviolet rays off. Find tops and bottoms … Read more ›

. PEPPERMINT Bikefest: The PEPPERMINT Cycling Experience. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsLeave a comment on PEPPERMINT Bikefest: The PEPPERMINT Cycling Experience

PEPPERMINT Bikefest: The PEPPERMINT Cycling Experience

Saturday morning, I packed up my road bike and hit the road early for Mont Tremblant. It is PEPPERMINT Bikefest this weekend, and I get the chance to participate in the fun alongside many other like-minded women. This event is a cycling event dedicated to bringing women together through the sport of cycling initiated by … Read more ›

Deuter. Adventures Close To Home with the Deuter Futura 26 SL. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Adventures Close To Home with the Deuter Futura 26 SL

Adventures Close To Home with the Deuter Futura 26 SL

Adventure. We all seek it out. We want to feel the thrill of unexplored trails, never before seen vistas and the feeling of something new. The secret is though, we don’t need to travel far from our front door for adventure. Just grab a backpack and go. Like me, you may often be guilty of … Read more ›

The North Face. You Can Have it All – Ultra Fastpack III Trail Runners by The North Face. Posted on Categories FootwearTags Leave a comment on You Can Have it All – Ultra Fastpack III Trail Runners by The North Face

You Can Have it All – Ultra Fastpack III Trail Runners by The North Face

The right pair of shoes makes all the difference when getting outside and active. This is especially true of trail running, where you push your limits on demanding terrain and not always in the easiest weather conditions. The Ultra series by The North Face features their Fastpack models, designed for runners looking to devour the … Read more ›