Cyber Monday Deals on The Last Hunt

Cyber Monday Deals on The Last Hunt

To make your Cyber Monday shopping even easier, we've created a Cyber Monday FAQ - a collection of the most frequently asked questions from our clients, in time for...

Cyber Monday Deals on The Last Hunt

To make your Cyber Monday shopping even easier, we've created a Cyber Monday FAQ - a collection of the most frequently asked questions from our clients, in time for our Cyber Speed Sale. The hope is that after you read this Cyber Monday FAQ, all your questions will be answered. And after that, all that's left for you to do is circle the dates on your calendar and set your alarm so you can be sure to be first in on the best deals. ShoeChaussureBagSacTentTente BEST cyber speed DEALS Product Name 120.00$ CA239.99$ CA Shop Product Name 49.87$ CA85.99$ CA

Cyber Monday Deals at Altitude Sports

Though Black Friday may have passed, that doesn't mean the deals are over. Cyber Monday (plus Cyber Week!) is a great time for catching discounted finds. This year, Cyber Monday falls on November 29 in Canada, and some of the best deals will be featured on this day only. But many amazing deals and fantastic savings still await on both Altitude Sports and our partner site, The Last Hunt, until the end of Cyber Week on December 5.Shop discounts on the most-coveted styles, including 2021's best winter jackets, sweaters, hiking boots, merino layers, plus loads of deals on ski apparel, camping

Arc’teryx Black Friday Sale

Inspired by the mountains, Arc’teryx specializes in high-quality urban and technical equipment and apparel. From breathable jackets to stylish and ultra-technical trousers, we’ve got the products you want at incredibly low prices. From durable hard shells to lightweight down jackets, Altitude-Sports has the stuff you need at the prices you want. Arc'teryx Black Friday Sales This year, Black Friday falls on November 26, 2021, but you can take advantage of special offers starting Monday, November 22rd. Also keep in mind Black Friday continues until Cyber Monday, and for the following week until December 5. This will give you the chance

Fjällräven Black Friday Sale

Fjällräven is a Swedish brand specializing in sustainable technical equipment. Their desire to inspire more people to experience nature has lead to the development of classic gear and apparel for urban and outdoor enthusiasts. Save on a wide range of other Fjällräven products. FJÄLLRÄVEN BLACK FRIDAY SALES This year, Black Friday falls on November 26, 2021, but you can take advantage of special offers starting Monday, November 22rd. Also keep in mind Black Friday continues until Cyber Monday, and for the following week until December 5. This will give you the chance to shop Fjällräven discounts for more than a week during our

The North Face Black Friday Sale

For over 50 years, The North Face has encouraged people to never stop exploring, and with their collection of technical clothing and equipment, you never have to. Get discounts on loads of products from The North Face. The North Face Black Friday Sales This year, Black Friday falls on November 26, 2021, but you can take advantage of sweet deals as of Monday, November 22. Black Friday also continues until Cyber Monday, and for another week after that, ending on December 5. This will give you the chance to shop The North Face discounts for more than a week during

The Best Alternatives to the Arc’teryx Zeta SL

Whether you’re weekend camping, thru-hiking, or enjoying a stroll through a new city abroad, you’ve got to be prepared. In a dark and forgotten recess of your backpack lies your trusty, ultralight rain jacket. Yes, for just a few extra ounces of pack weight, it’s an indispensable piece of kit. Because when the wind picks up and rain starts pounding, you don’t want to get caught without it. We’ll take a look at the best candidates for the job. Though the Arc’teryx Zeta SL has long been considered as one of the best ultralight shells on the market, we wanted

Battle of the Brands: Patagonia VS Arc’teryx

Like politics, people feel a strong sense of loyalty towards their favourite brands. This is perhaps no truer than among the outdoor community. For you, a brand is about much more than fashion—it’s a philosophy. And, unlike politics, a brand’s commitment to sustainability, fairness, performance, and quality actually mean something.In this article, we find out how Patagonia stacks up against Arc’teryx. After touching on their respective histories, sustainable practices, and social responsibility, we’ll review one of their flagship products. We’ll also evaluate each product across five metrics: durability, performance, style, price, and corporate responsibility.Let's dive in!Patagonia brand overviewArc'teryx brand overviewPatagonia

Battle of the Brands: Norrøna vs Arc’teryx

Many outdoor apparel brands make big claims about quality and even bigger claims about performance. But of these brands, how many of them really deliver? Today, we look at two major companies that have withstood the test of time while continuing to outshine the competition in both quality and performance.We’ve pitted our beloved Canadian brand Arc’teryx against the legendary Norwegian brand Norrøna. In this article, we’ll touch on their history, social responsibility, sustainability, and flagship products to see how both brands have come to earn their reputation.Let’s begin!Norrøna brand overviewArc'teryx brand overviewNorrøna vs Arc'teryx brand comparison (durability, performance, price, style

Save During Alti Fest

 From August 1 to 6 save big on our premium summer sales event - t-shirts, runners, shorts, caps, training, hiking, camping gear and much more!Alti Fest is also your chance to sign up for an Altitude Sports Membership - on sale for $20! You can take full advantage of all the impressive member perks including free returns in Canada. Even better, during Alti Fest Members get triple the Membership Discount - 15% on items, even those already on sale (normally 5%). become a member Q:When does Alti Fest begin? A: Alti Fest begins on SUNDAY, AUGUST 1, 2021 and will finish

Alti Action 2021 – Join the Cause

Thank you for joining the cause! We raised $56 475 during this edition of Alti Action. Thanks to all for your contribution. Find us in a few months for a new edition. Since 2017, our customer's generous Alti Action donations have contributed over $538 000 to our partner organisations. What It Is From September 22 to 27, 2021, Alti Action is partnering with three organisations that need your help. You can either choose to donate to one of our partner organizations: Protect Our Winters Canada, Sun Youth, or Colour The Trails. Our partner orgs work hard to provide healthy environments to those in need, and your

Our Favourite New Spring Sneakers

With the warmer weather rolling in, we are excited to get outside - but wearing what, exactly? Tops and bottoms are simple enough, and like everyone, we’re looking for shoes - spring sneakers, to be exact. In fact, we want our kicks to be on-trend, comfy and durable. And maybe a bit of running-centric versatility, in case we want to sweat off that backyard barbecue. Faced with all these choices and criteria, we thought better to enlist some real style pros for tips. So who better than two Altitude Sports Buyers for advice on what they’re wearing this spring and

Boxing Day Sales FAQ at Altitude Sports

This year, make Altitude Sports your one-stop-shop for everything winter— jackets, boots, snow pants, base layers, mittens and hats. We've got the biggest brands to get you from the streets to the slopes. To add some ease to your Boxing Day shopping preparations, we've created an FAQ compiled from the most frequently asked questions from our customers in previous years. With answers to every question, you won't miss out on any discounts.Plus, we've got tremendous deals going on at our sister site, The Last Hunt. Everything is 40-75% off. Get to the Hunt while the going is good and shop

Why is Canada Goose So Expensive? A Closer Look.

What makes a good winter jacket? In our cold Canadian climate, warmth is the number one criteria. While warmth can be subjective to a degree (some handle the cold better than others), -30°C is still -30°C and you don’t want to face the cold unprepared. A well insulated jacket should get the job done, but are all insulation types created equal, and on that same note, are all jackets created equal? The price would have you believe they are not, and to a certain extent price is a good indicator of quality. While branding has a lot to do with

Same Day & Next Day Delivery

Same Day & Next Day Delivery now available! As Canada’s only exclusively online outdoor retailer, Altitude Sports is very proud to announce a Same Day & Next Day Delivery option to customers in different Canadian markets. The Same Day Delivery program is available for Montreal residents; Greater Toronto Area residents, people living in Ottawa, and those living in Quebec City (and other Quebec locations) can benefit from Next-Day Delivery. You can check your delivery eligibility at checkout. Altitude Sports will honour the commitment on all orders placed by 1 PM Eastern every day, weekends included, in all markets. With substantial

Salomon Deals & Coupons for December 2019

What’s more satisfying than finding exactly what you’re looking for? Finding it for less. Altitude Sports regularly offers awesome savings on a wide selection of brands. Salomon is known for its hiking and racing gear designed for performance. Winter or summer, Salomon offers a wide range of products adapted to your adventures. Check out our deals on products from Salomon. Shop Salomon Discount Alert! From waterproof gear to rugged and ultra-technical hiking boots, Altitude-Sports has the stuff you need at the low prices you want. This month, take advantage of even greater discounts thanks to our huge Black Friday sale.

Avoiding the Plastic Vortex with icebreaker—One Swim & Panel Discussion at a Time

Feel like swimming through a huge pile of trash floating in the Pacific Ocean? That’s what icebreaker ambassador Ben Lecomte did with his Vortex Swim team in June 2019. Their destination was the infamous Pacific Trash Vortex in the Pacific Ocean somewhere between California and Japan. Ben swam more than 300 nautical miles towards it. Why? To raise awareness about a near-invisible threat to our ecosystem: microplastics.  On November 14, 2019 icebreaker presented a panel in collaboration with Altitude Sports about Ben’s expedition in the Pacific. Leaders in the sustainable development sector gathered in Montreal’s Mile End neighbourhood to discuss

Back to School 2019: The Essentials For Surviving A New Year At University

When it comes to the start of a new semester at University, you’re either looking forward to it or dreading it. It leaves no one indifferent. For some, it’s a snap back to reality, a curtain call on summer. For others, it’s the moment they’ve been waiting for when they can finally bust out their new school bag and get back into school mode. I love back to school. I might be a bit of a nerd, but I love heading back to campus in September. After a summer spent as an Intern at Altitude Sports, the return to class

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 manufactured in Canada, giving them an edge on design and material production. They are also leagues ahead in aesthetic and refinement - let's call them trendsetters. Shorts, shirts, swim trunks, and fine denim - we've got the best in Canadian-made men's clothing for summer 2019

Made in Canada: Women’s Styles To Wear This Summer

With temperatures rising and the long weekend ahead, it’s time to break out this summer’s trends. Why not take advantage of the Canada Day Weekend to stock up on Canadian-made clothing? Whether soaking up the sun on a Vancouver beach, sipping an iced latte in a metropolis, strolling by the sea in Nova Scotia or living it up anywhere in between, these brands whip up the perfect summer looks. Shop our Canadian Brands   FIG's Modern, Wear-Anywhere Style ENI Dress Shop Now BEL Skirt Shop Now DAO Pants Shop Now Elegant, versatile and comfortable, FIG staples are the perfect companions

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 are what we’re talking about - more specifically the new UGG Braelynn and Jane Patent women’s styles.  This brings us to the company’s newest 2019 summer collection, which happens to offer sandals and slides perfect for summer in North of the Border. Get ready to

A Journey through the Southwest

The first signs of spring are upon us. Every day the sun feels a bit warmer and daylight stretches out a bit longer. Ski lifts have now shut off for the season and wet snow gives way to muddy trails. We love winter in Quebec - the snow has a way of transforming a landscape like no other, but every year around this time we get the urge to go. This year we dreamed of desert towers, long open roads and cool nights under the stars. As a landscape photographer, road tripping through the Southwest is a rite of passage,

Counting Kate’s Sheep at a Remote New Zealand Station with Icebreaker

A herd of merino sheep crowded one side of the road - a confused mass punctuated by random bleating. With calm confidence, two young flannel-clad shepherds on horseback guided the animals away from the dusty track. If a sheep strayed, a shepherd whistled, and sheepdogs pounced, bringing the wanderer back in line. The scene is out of a Western, but instead of a desert, we were hemmed in by the mountains surrounding Mt Nicholas Station in a secluded region of Queenstown, New Zealand. I jumped out of the boxy Land Rover to watch, pulling on my Tech Trainer jacket to

In the Cradle of Cycling: Touring Castelli’s Italian headquarters and riding the nearby Dolomites

I’m travelling to the Mecca of cycling, Fonzaso, in Italy’s Belluno province. I survey the rolling landscape from our van window as Monte Grappa beckons in the distance, a reminder of the history this part of the Venetian Prealps contains. Even better, I’ll be in the hands of Castelli, the cycling brand of all cycling brands. As a lifelong enthusiast, this trip is hard to grasp - but I’m buzzing and can’t wait to get out and begin exploring. We arrive at the villa we’ll be calling home, and I quickly realize my accommodation isn't an ordinary layover. It’s placed

A Weekend in the Life of Kari Traa

Head to Norway to live a journey in the life of Kari Traa, the brand and the founder. Everyone dreams of flying to a far-off destination knowing adventure awaits, but not knowing the exact details of that adventure. Well, I’ve always dreamed of this, and my recent trip to Norway with Kari Traa was my chance to live it. The only challenge was packing for the unknown. I arrived at Oslo and was greeted by smiling members of Kari Traa’s team waving Norwegian flags. Already, I was seeing the warm Kari Traa team spirit. Discover Kari Traa The team took

The Fjällräven Classic: Conquering the King’s Road

“Our mission is to inspire the world to discover and to walk within nature. We believe strongly it will make a saner future for everyone. And we have our experience and our passion for nature to guide us.''  -Martin Axelhed, President of Fjällräven The Classic hike was created by Ake Nordin, founder of Fjällräven, to celebrate the Scandinavian concept of friluftsliv, life in the outdoors. In 1970, the company started this weeklong outdoor hike, lending equipment and explaining how to use it. Forty years later, I am invited on the very same hike in Northern Sweden, continuing this splendid tradition.

The North Face: She Moves Mountains

This year The North Face launched their #SheMovesMountains campaign, an inspiring initiative looking to change the face of exploring. There’s no better influence than a role model with whom we can identify. The movement shines a light on powerful female athletes from all over the globe whose adventures are building the foundation for a new generation of explorers. Shop The North Face A post shared by Ashima (@ashimashiraishi) on Apr 3, 2018 at 9:42pm PDT Hilaree Nelson From the smoldering volcanoes of Kamchatka to jagged Bolivian peaks, Hilaree is first and foremost a ski mountaineer, but also an insatiable explorer.

The North Face Conservation Efforts

With the state of the planet today and growing climate concerns,  brands like The North Face and many others, are beginning to take matters into their own hands. When it comes to the outdoor industry, conserving the environment is a big part of the business. From adjusting company manufacturing policies and routines to sharing knowledge with loyal customers, protecting the playground that we all play in is a serious topic. In order to do their part in conserving the nature that we admire and appreciate, The North Face has made a few company changes in hopes to lessen their impact on the

Celebrate Canada Day with Discounts & Contests

At Altitude Sports, we are particularly proud of our origins and to celebrate Canada Day on July 1st, we decided to put our local brands in the spotlight. For the occasion, we offer you week-long discounts of up to 30% on many of our Canadian brands, as well as products designed and produced here in Canada. Better still, we've put together a little contest to help you win a great Canadian product: a Terry crewneck sweater from the Canadian brand Reigning Champ. Win a Reigning Champ Sweater What? A classic Terry mid-weight crew neck sweater from the Reigning Champ brand

Adorable Canadian Brands for Your Kids

Today it’s easy enough to find a variety of dynamic clothing for your children. The Canadian market has also blossomed, and if you’re thinking to outfit your kids in style, take a look at Luvmother, Little Yogi, and Electrik Kidz. These adorable new brands are not only Canadian-made, they strive to create high-quality and environmentally-friendly products. Shop Our Youth Collection Little Yogi [shopify_product id="299384995861"] [shopify_product id="299384963093"] [shopify_product id="299385225237"] [shopify_product id="299385159701"] Little Yogi was founded by a mother-and-daughter team. They pour their imagination and invention into creating amazing products for kids, with three principles as their foundation: High-Quality Materials What’s amazing