Alta Peak, Columbia, RDS certified. Review: Alta Peak Down Jacket by Columbia. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , , Leave a comment on Review: Alta Peak Down Jacket by Columbia

Review: Alta Peak Down Jacket by Columbia

Down puffer jackets have been a staple in the outdoor industry for decades now. The natural insulation and lightweight of down feathers make for an incredibly versatile material in outdoor apparel. They’ve been a personal favourite of mine for some time, and more often than not, I find myself slipping a puffer into my backpack … Read more ›

Hiking & Trekking, Keen. Keen Venture Mid Waterproof Boots: Tested in the Mountains. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , Leave a comment on Keen Venture Mid Waterproof Boots: Tested in the Mountains

Keen Venture Mid Waterproof Boots: Tested in the Mountains

I awoke at the trailhead to the gentle sounds of raindrops tapping on my windshield. It’s spring in the east and it seems we haven’t seen more than a few hours of sunlight in the past few weeks. Snowmelt and steady rain make for muddy trails and swollen river crossings, the perfect setting to test … Read more ›