The North Face. The North Face Women’s Aphrodite Motion Pants Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on The North Face Women’s Aphrodite Motion Pants Reviewed

The North Face Women’s Aphrodite Motion Pants Reviewed

While February was doing its own in Quebec, I flew one week to the country of adventure and beautiful weather: Costa Rica. I was fortunate to have two cool pieces from The North Face to accompany me on this adventure. I went to the airport with the Ventrix L3 jacket on the back, lightweight insulator … Read the article

Arc’teryx, RAINS. Top Raincoats to Wear with a Dress. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Top Raincoats to Wear with a Dress

Top Raincoats to Wear with a Dress

Sometimes all you want to do is wear a dress and if the rain is falling, who’s saying you can’t? There are plenty of cute dry-weather coats to pair with a dress to complete your elegant look but raincoats are a little different. Finding the right raincoat that looks as cute with a dress as … Read the article

RAINS, Stutterheim. RAINS & Stutterheim : Urban And Unisex Raincoats. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on RAINS & Stutterheim : Urban And Unisex Raincoats

RAINS & Stutterheim : Urban And Unisex Raincoats

We said it already, but we – at Altitude Sports – have a soft spot for Scandinavian brands. More specifically, we think that RAINS and Stutterheim often stand out because of their capacity to bring their products to another level. Always in simplicity, the technical design is made for wet and humid climates – while … Read the article

Aether, Arc Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , , , Leave a comment on Top Raincoats to Wear with a Suit

Top Raincoats to Wear with a Suit

  Showing up to work sopping wet can put a negative vibe on anyone’s day so a reliable raincoat is essential! Finding a raincoat suitable for hiking can be a lot easier then finding one that works well with your Monday to Friday work attire although it isn’t impossible. For the dapper gentlemen who spend … Read the article

Columbia, Helly Hansen, The North Face. Top Waterproof Raincoats for Kids. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , Leave a comment on Top Waterproof Raincoats for Kids

Top Waterproof Raincoats for Kids

With spring just around the corner, it’s nearly time to start preparing for the seasonal transition and surprise, spring showers. Hiking, fishing or apple picking, no matter what family activity you have planned, do not let bad weather prevent you from enjoying it. Once you’ve found the perfect raincoat to suit your style, the next step for … Read the article

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 the article

Arc’teryx, Barbour, RAINS, The North Face. Top 5 Urban Raincoats for Women. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , Leave a comment on Top 5 Urban Raincoats for Women

Top 5 Urban Raincoats for Women

Brave the wet spring weather without hesitation this season and gear up with a reliable wet weather ensemble. Find the perfect pair of rain boots and pair them with a stylish yet functional raincoat and you’ll surely be ready for any urban adventure rain or shine. This season, flaunt your spring chic in one of … Read the article

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Top 5 Urban Raincoats for Men

In spring, it is sometimes difficult to predict Mother Nature’s plans for the weather, but with the proper wet weather ensemble, you’re ready for anything. Slip on the right pair of rain boots and a versatile raincoat and there’s no stopping your urban outdoor adventures from happening.  Be prepared for the most gloomy spring days … Read the article

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 the article

Arc’teryx, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Rab, The North Face. How to Find the Perfect Raincoat. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying GuidesTags , , , , , 8 Comments on How to Find the Perfect Raincoat

How to Find the Perfect Raincoat

  Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast or simply looking to stay dry while you’re out and about, an effective raincoat will be your best friend on those somber, wet days or during those spontaneous, mountain-top weather changes. With so many products to choose from it’s hard to know where to start and what to look … Read the article

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 the article

Merrell. Merrell Men’s Overlook 6 Ice+ Boots Reviewed. Posted on Categories FootwearTags Leave a comment on Merrell Men’s Overlook 6 Ice+ Boots Reviewed

Merrell Men’s Overlook 6 Ice+ Boots Reviewed

Merrell’s Overlook 6 Ice+ boots were incredibly comfortable from day one and didn’t need the ‘break-in’ time required by most other footwear. The first few days, I primarily wore them indoors at work in order to get used to the feel, yet found it took no more than the first few minutes of wear. As … Read the article