Gift Guides

Christmas, birthdays, father’s day, mother’s day and a whole list of holidays and celebrations means you’re shopping for gifts all year round. We want to make things easier for you by helping you find the gear and apparel for that special someone. Whether it’s a waterproof jacket for him, or an ultra warm fleece for her, we’ve got something for everyone, and our Gift Guides have all the information and inspiration you need to make the right choice.


Best Gifts for her

Best Gifts for her

Hard to shop gifts for everyone this time of year, but what about the best gifts for women, and more specifically, the perfect woman? Wives, daughters, moms, aunts, grandmothers...

Best Gifts for her

Hard to shop gifts for everyone this time of year, but what about the best gifts for women, and more specifically, the perfect woman? Wives, daughters, moms, aunts, grandmothers, granddaughters, nieces, girlfriends, friends and sisters are notoriously hard to shop for (especially sisters—and no, you can't get out if it). Well, worry no more: Altitude Sports has you covered with a carefully-catered list replete with quality, warmth, style and functionality. Melt any woman’s heart with our gift guide of Best Gifts for Women. Plus, Altitude Sports members get free returns on orders shipped in Canada—and more! Stockings are first and

His and Her Christmas Sweaters

What says Christmas more than His and Her Christmas sweaters? Relaxing by the fireplace with family and friends, with your favourite Christmas music in your ears and favourite Christmas libation in your hand—all while snug inside your Christmas sweater, the last word in holiday comfort. Which brings us to this guide, a collection of His and Her Christmas sweaters with style and eye-catching flair for every occasion imaginable. Take a post-dinner walk in the winter wonderland, look smart at carolling hour, make Santa jealous the night before Christmas and look the part when handing out gifts in the morning. Plus, Altitude Sports

The Best Gifts for Kids

We all remember the joy of opening presents as kids, delighted to see what each box would bring. Whether you’re shopping for your niece, nephew, children, or grandchildren, we understand how important it is to get the perfect gift. For a stress-free holiday shopping experience, we’ve put together the best gifts for kids on this diverse list. Our list includes presents for all budgets and interests: sunglasses and backpacks, snowshoes and helmets, pullovers and beanies, and more. So whether your little one is more into lounging around or loving adventure, this gift list for kids has you covered.  ShoeChaussureBagSacTentTente For the

Best Gifts for Campers & Hikers

Those who love the Great Outdoors are not always easy to shop for. Not only do they value experience over objects, they’re also likely very knowledgeable about the gear they do need. Lucky for you, we’re here to help! Our list below is filled with gift ideas that any outdoors person will love. And, with gear constantly being built stronger, lighter, and more durable, there’s always some piece of equipment in their kit that can use an upgrade. With our advice, you’re sure to turn Christmas 2020 into a holiday miracle. Read on to discover our top 10 gift ideas

The 10 Best Gifts for Ski Bums & Snowboarders

Climbing skins, avalanche transceivers, GORE-TEX shells and essential accessories... understanding industry jargon can sometimes be a challenge, especially if you're shopping for a backcountry enthusiast or snowboarder with distinctive tastes. Fortunately, our team of ski and snowboard enthusiasts has put together a selection of the best products to perform, ride with style, and stay safe. Discover the best gifts for skiers and snowboarders, all available at Altitude Sports. The 10 Best Skiing & Snowboarding Gifts Our collection of downhill and backcountry gifts for skiers and snowboarders is equipped with the latest technology. Our selection, meticulously chosen by our snow sports

Best Gifts for Him in 2020

Men can be impossible to shop for, especially when it already feels like they have everything they could need or want. Trust us – we know. But we also know that there’s always something else he’ll love—whether he knows it yet or not! Maybe your ski-loving dad has been using the same hat and gloves for so long you can no longer tell them apart? Perhaps your boyfriend keeps the same ragged wallet because he’s too busy to upgrade? Whatever the case may be, that special guy on your shopping list certainly won’t be petitioning Santa for these things, so

Our 10 Best Gift Ideas Under $50

Gift exchange at grandpa's, secret Santa at work, or gifts for your nephews you last saw in 2007...Christmas can be hectic. We'd love to find great gift ideas under $50 but it's not always easy. What are you supposed to bring for a gift exchange? What are you supposed to give to someone you don't know that well? We've got you covered (and keep scrolling for our new eGift Card). These gift ideas will give you the inspiration you need to get all your shopping done during the holidays. Socks, outdoor gear,'ll find plenty of simple, affordable ideas that'll

Best Gifts Under $100

My father has everything, which brings up the Annual Family Dilemma every December: guessing what gift would make him happy. If you know what I'm talking about, this gift guide could be the ticket to peace of mind, Holiday smiles and moving on to mom's gifting (you could use the same guide for both of them...). We've gathered the best gifts under $100, geared to the skier, sportswoman, camper, urban couple and the home body par excellence. This list of gifts under $100 will give you all the inspiration you need for holiday gift ideas. Discover simple, affordable ideas made

Christmas Socks Gift Guide 2020

The holiday season is in full swing and gift ideas that translate into smiles for your loved ones, friends, and co-workers can be a daunting task. We're going to save you that trip to the dollar store for the gift exchange party with our fabulous Christmas socks gift guide! A pair of athletic or casual socks from our collection of feet-focused brands are always an appreciated Christmas gift—especially when the socks have a quality that's built to last. You'll find unisex gift ideas, a gift for your office sock exchange, Christmas socks and much more. Best Socks to Gift This

10 Best Gift Ideas For Cyclists

With the way that things have gone this year, it seems everyone has gone out and updated their old one or purchased themselves a new bike. Chances are someone close to you is part of this growing group of riders. Whether they're commuting, hurling down muddy trails or setting the pace on long road journeys, they'll need the right gear to get them to the end of their ride. From essential equipment to the latest gadgets, we’ve put together a selection of gift ideas for the cyclists in your life. Gift Ideas for Cyclists Aerodynamic helmets, commuter bags, and weatherproof

Gift Ideas for Runners for 2021

The pandemic will have made everyone want to get back in shape by running and being active, and we fully encourage this enthusiasm. However, giving a gift to a running enthusiast is not so easy due to the wide selection of toques, running shoes, sports watches and gloves on the market. If you're looking for running gift ideas, read on and take a look at this guide prepared by our running experts. The Best Gifts for Runners We've prepared a selection of items that will make every runner in your life happy. You'll find products for running on the trail

Father’s Day Gift Guide

Father's Day—time to look for the right gift for the man, the myth, the legend, using our Father's Day Gift Guide. You could source some wood and show off your handy-work you've learnt from your pops by building something special to give. Or, if he's more of the gadget type, find him the latest and greatest in sports or fashion watches. Our fathers and father figures play a special role in our lives and Father's Day is his special day, so show him how much you appreciate all he does and has done in your life. And hey, why not

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide 2021

Like every year, you're trying to find the best Valentine's Day gifts, the ones that will make your better half swoon. Of course, there's always chocolate and flowers, but why not set your sights on a gift that will really help? A backpack for the hiking enthusiast, or rustic-looking mittens for those who like to work at the cottage, for example? Altitude Sports has put together a gift guide with some of our best ideas for Valentine's Day 2021. What to buy for Valentine's Day? Ideas for Her What would please the one you love? A new pair of slippers

20 Unique Camping Gift Ideas for Hikers and Campers

Everyone has outdoor enthusiasts on their gift list: a camping lover with an intrepid spirit and nearly impossible to shop for come the holidays. It's one thing to go through camping gear gifts for our hiking, and backpacking friends. Camping articles like the best winter camping sleeping bags can be helpful but sometimes we want a wider choice. Imagine, though, a one-stop article for all unique camping gear gift guide ideas. Here is our guide to unique camping gift ideas, with something to please all enthusiasts whether going away for summer camp or setting up shelter in winter snows. Our

Best Gifts For Travelers

Because of our globe-trotting expertise we’ve taken the time to curate a list of our favourite travel gifts. This curated collection of presents for people who travel is inspired by our experiences, along with our passion for well-made apparel and accessories. Whatever type of adventurer you’re shopping for – be it a business person or soul searcher – we’ve compiled a selection of convenient travel gift essentials with universal appeal. Here at Altitude Sports, our team loves to travel. In fact, we might have one of the most well-explored groups of adventurers under one roof. We’ve flown, trekked, paddled, pedalled,

Stocking Stuffer Gift Ideas for Kids 2019

Stocking stuffers for the kids? A good question...The kids will probably be so full of chocolate and sugar come Christmas morning, any extra sweets in their stocking will be overdoing it. With this guide to Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Kids, you'll delight little ones of all ages with a gift that's fun and practical all at once. Plus, Altitude Sports members get free returns on orders shipped in Canada—and many more benefits! So set the mood right and get ready for the smiles—and a little outdoor adventuring as well! Best Stocking Stuffer for Girls Giro - Launch Cp Helmet  Shop

Altitude Sports Staff Picks for the 2019 Holidays

At Altitude Sports we know what it takes to get through the 4 seasons while staying comfortable, stylish and protected against whatever the weather has in store. Whether it's finding a durable waterproof shell, a lightweight down jacket, a pair of rugged hiking boots, or getting ready for winter with our massive selection of men's parkas and women's coats, we've got what you need to get through your next adventure. Staff Picks We've got something for the whole family here. Whether you're shopping for your significant other, or looking to get friends and family geared up, we've got you covered.

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother's Day is not so far away which means it's time to start the search for the perfect gift to bring tears of joy to the wonderful woman who has watched your grow over the years. While we should celebrate our mothers every day of the year, this special day is just for them; an ode to the late night pick-up calls, teaching you that the best part of baking is licking the chocolate covered spoons and that no matter where you are and what time it is, mom is there for you when you need her. If you're stuck for