Mountain Hardwear, Ski & Snowboard. Mountain Hardwear Men’s Thermist Jacket Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Mountain Hardwear Men’s Thermist Jacket Reviewed

Mountain Hardwear Men’s Thermist Jacket Reviewed

Warmth, Comfort and Durability. The Mountain Hardware Thermist Coat brings all 3 of these things together to keep you toasty all winter. This Casual and stylish Insulated Down Jacket is coupled with Thermic Aero(tm) Synthetic Down and RDS Certified Down. It has been so nice to have for the long winters in Interior B.C. Especially … Read more ›

The North Face. The North Face Women’s Summit L3 Ventrix Hoodie Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on The North Face Women’s Summit L3 Ventrix Hoodie Reviewed

The North Face Women’s Summit L3 Ventrix Hoodie Reviewed

It was a mild winter day with a few squalls of snow. The clouds made a crown to the majestic mountain. The humidity was striking and that’s why I chose the Summit L3 Ventrix jacket, but as a lining under my shell. Snowshoes on, we started the 2-hour climb. A few minutes later, I was … Read more ›

Canada Goose. Discover the Canada Goose 2018 Spring/Summer Collection. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Discover the Canada Goose 2018 Spring/Summer Collection

Discover the Canada Goose 2018 Spring/Summer Collection

Founded in 1957, Canada Goose is proud to produce 100% Canadian coats since sixty years. Over time, the brand’s popularity has continued to grow and it is now recognized around the world for the exceptional thermal capacity and durability of its products. Known as one of the top brands designed for extreme weather conditions, Canada … Read more ›

Armada, Black Diamond, Burton, Kombi, Seirus, The North Face. Best Lightweight Gloves for Spring Skiing. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , , Leave a comment on Best Lightweight Gloves for Spring Skiing

Best Lightweight Gloves for Spring Skiing

Who doesn’t love shredding on a bluebird day with your best friends at your home mountain? Powder days are great but after a long winter, there’s nothing better than a spring day on the mountain with the warm sun beaming on your face. Leave the layers at home, whip out your best Hawaiian shirt, a pair of shades … Read more ›

Black Diamond. Black Diamond Mercury Mitts Reviewed. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Black Diamond Mercury Mitts Reviewed

Black Diamond Mercury Mitts Reviewed

Offering incredible warmth and comfort, Black Diamond Mercury Mitts are a must-have item for any outdoor enthusiast! Full disclosure – I’m a glove person. I generally place dexterity over warmth. In fact, probably haven’t worn a pair of mitts since I was a kid. But now things have come full circle and I have two … Read more ›

Arc’teryx. Top Arc’teryx Ski Touring Kits for Men & Women. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Top Arc’teryx Ski Touring Kits for Men & Women

Top Arc’teryx Ski Touring Kits for Men & Women

Venturing out for a day of ski touring in the backcountry is an exciting adventure that requires not only your basic backcountry knowledge but a careful selection of clothing too. You want to ensure that the garments you choose are made from materials that are designed for aerobic activities such as fleeces and softshells and keep … Read more ›

Adventure Medical Kits, Arc’teryx, Black Diamond, Lowa, Norrona, Patagonia, Salomon, Stanley, Suunto, The North Face. How to Prepare for a Long Winter Hike. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , 1 Comment on How to Prepare for a Long Winter Hike

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 ›

Patagonia. Patagonia Men’s Better Sweater Jacket reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Patagonia Men’s Better Sweater Jacket reviewed

Patagonia Men’s Better Sweater Jacket reviewed

  The first day I put this on it felt like a warm hug. A very comforting sensation as this was going to be my main sweater during a series of multi-day hikes through the Yukon. My first impression of comfort transferred well into the field and took the edge off of those Northern nights. … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Garneau, Norrona. What is Polartec® Alpha® Insulation?. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , Leave a comment on What is Polartec® Alpha® Insulation?

What is Polartec® Alpha® Insulation?

Adequate insulation is a must when it comes to keeping warm in both urban and wild environments and with the approaching winter months, there’s no better time than now to outfit your wardrobe with insulated gear. While down and synthetic are the most common forms of insulation for coats and parkas, other insulations such as … Read more ›

The North Face. Discover the Cryos Collection by The North Face. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on Discover the Cryos Collection by The North Face

Discover the Cryos Collection by The North Face

Well known within the outdoor industry for their apparel and technical equipment, American brand The North Face has been working since 1966 to offer consumers a variety of high-quality products. Like their motto states, The North Face encourages you to “never to stop exploring” and to discover all that nature has in store for nature lovers, … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Biking & Cycling, Camping, Running. Arc’teryx Men’s Phasic Sun Hoody Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , 2 Comments on Arc’teryx Men’s Phasic Sun Hoody Reviewed

Arc’teryx Men’s Phasic Sun Hoody Reviewed

Arc’Teryx is no stranger to producing high-quality goods that just simply, work. The Phasic Sun Hoody has quickly become a staple for any of my adventure’s and it still remains that understated but stylish Arc’Teryx allure. I’ve always been a fan of Arc’Teryx equipment, mainly because it is a no-fuss, easy cleaning and durable no matter … Read more ›

Adventure Medical Kits, Arc’teryx, Backcountry Access, Black Diamond, Burton, Bushnell, Gerber, Hanwag, Helly Hansen, Icebreaker, Light My Fire, Mountain Hardwear, Patagonia, Salomon, Scarpa, The North Face. Winter Camping Survival Guide. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Winter Camping Survival Guide

Winter Camping Survival Guide

Camping is a simple hobby loved by families, weekend-warriors, outdoor enthusiasts and adrenaline junkies. I mean, who doesn’t love sleeping out under the peaceful, starry, night sky staring at the star constellations? The possibilities are endless and you can camp nearly wherever and whenever you wish, even in the winter. That’s right, camping isn’t just … Read more ›