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Best Camping Tents of 2020

Choosing the perfect tent can be daunting. Every season greets us with a slew of upgraded classics, futuristic fabrics, and new brands. All of this can lead to a sense of confusion and decision fatigue. Not to worry—we’ve rounded up the best camping tents of 2020 to make finding what you’re looking for that much … Read more ›

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Best Camping Sleeping Bags In 2020

As an outdoors person, you already know that a good night’s sleep can be the difference between a lovely day on the trail and a wilderness nightmare—and that’s the best-case scenario.  In the woods, where circumstances can change very quickly, it’s essential to pack the right stuff. A lousy sleeping bag is not only uncomfortable … Read more ›

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How to Clean Your Rain Jacket

You’ve found the perfect rain jacket. It’s lightweight, wind-resistant, waterproof, and stylish. You’ve invested time and money to purchase this jacket. But like any good investment, you want it to last. Even the most durable and water-resistant jackets will begin to lose their effectiveness over time. That doesn’t mean there’s something wrong with the jacket … Read more ›

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How to Find the Best Rain Jacket

Outdoor enthusiast or not, when it starts to rain, you want to stay dry. With the number of technical terms used to describe clothing, it can be overwhelming to find exactly what you’re looking for. Here’s a quick guide on how to find the best rain jacket for your needs. What’s the difference between waterproof … Read more ›

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Top 10 Jackets to Wear to Igloofest

Only in Montreal could you find an EDM festival held during the coldest month of the year. Here, we really know what it’s like to party at -15°C. And we know how to stay warm while showing off our carefully-selected retro/space-age look that’ll stand out in the crowd. So without further ado, here’s our top … Read more ›

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Top 5 GORE-TEX Coats to Stay Dry

Take your pick of the four seasons and you’ll find that each one comes with unexpected weather and changing temperatures. Ready to embark on an outdoor adventure? Fortunately, we are not made of sugar so a little rain and mud shouldn’t’ keep you from enjoying the outdoors, it only makes it more exciting! And with … Read more ›

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Best Ski & Snowboard Jackets to Keep Your Children Warm

Winter is on its way and soon the ground will be covered with snow. Temperatures have slowly started to drop. While some might be dreading the arrival of winter, others are getting ready to head to the slopes. Besides equipment, taking on the mountain requires wearing the right apparel. From boots to ski pants, socks, … Read more ›

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The 6 Best Winter Sleeping Bags for Camping Adventures

A cozy sleeping bag is crucial for a good night’s sleep while camping no matter what season it is. The warmer months usually call for a lighter sleeping bag whereas the winter months call for something with more insulation. When it’s cold, you want to choose the best winter camping sleeping bag that will be … Read more ›

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Down Sleeping Bags vs. Synthetic Sleeping Bags

Like many insulated outdoor gear products, sleeping bags use to main types of insulation: down or synthetic. Both have pros and cons that you have to consider. Ultimately, your sleeping conditions will determine the type of sleeping bag you will need. Read our Ultimate Sleeping Bag Buying Guide   Sleeping Bags with Down Insulation The … Read more ›

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14 Best Kid’s Winter Jackets

Best Kid’s Winter Jackets – It’s Time To Buy Back to school is done. The first snowfall is around the corner. And the biggest parent dilemma of the season has again arrived – finding the best kid’s winter jackets. We need a guide to something warm, waterproof, and comfortable for your boy or girl to … Read more ›

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How to Choose a Sleeping Bag for Camping

No matter what you think, a good night’s sleep out in the wilderness starts with the right sleeping bag. If you insist on using your old-school sleeping bag from your boy-scout days, you’re going to figure out real quick it is a bad choice. Like most activities, there’s proper gear for every situation. Bubba Watson … Read more ›

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The Best 3-Season Tents of 2019

Camping season is upon us and so is the yearly tent search. With so many tents on the market to choose from, it can be an extremely difficult task to settle on just one. If your camping outings take you no farther than a few meters from the car, any tent, large or small will be … Read more ›