SIDAS, Ski & Snowboard. Testing the Sidas Volcano Heat Insole & Heat Pack Neo in the Backcountry. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on Testing the Sidas Volcano Heat Insole & Heat Pack Neo in the Backcountry

Testing the Sidas Volcano Heat Insole & Heat Pack Neo in the Backcountry

I grew up on the east coast of Canada where the temperature, in the winter, usually sits around -10 to -15 Celsius, and if you want to go ski with your buddies, well you got to tough out the temps. Our review of this product The pros are: Keep your feet nice and toast all … Read the article

Arc’teryx, Ski & Snowboard. Arc’teryx Men’s Rush Jacket Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Arc’teryx Men’s Rush Jacket Reviewed

Arc’teryx Men’s Rush Jacket Reviewed

Go further, climb higher, ski deeper… and look pretty damn cool while you’re at it. How about that? This is pretty much what the iconic Arc’teryx Rush Jacket is intended for. For me, a jacket that is solid enough to resist the east coast bushwhacks whilst delivering the technicalities to deal with the ups and … Read the article

Ski & Snowboard, Travel. Once Upon a Wild, West Coast Ski Trip. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Once Upon a Wild, West Coast Ski Trip

Once Upon a Wild, West Coast Ski Trip

It was October. That morning, when I opened my apartment door, the air crackled with cold and it smelled like winter. Fate must have also been lurking in the air. No more than a few hours later, I received a message from my long-time skiing friends, “let’s live our old teenage promise: A Ski Trip … Read the article

Arc’teryx, Ski & Snowboard. Arc’teryx Men’s Theta AR Jacket Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Arc’teryx Men’s Theta AR Jacket Reviewed

Arc’teryx Men’s Theta AR Jacket Reviewed

If you’re planning your next winter expedition and you’re looking for a jacket that will get you through the stormiest days without compromising breathability and durability, look no more. The Arct’eryx  Theta AR jacket is the ultimate storm shelter. This jacket has been tested for several months in all sorts of conditions. From freezing rain … 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

Helly Hansen, Ski & Snowboard. Helly Hansen Men’s Odin Veor Jacket Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Helly Hansen Men’s Odin Veor Jacket Reviewed

Helly Hansen Men’s Odin Veor Jacket Reviewed

Remember the old days of the down jacket? They were huge. They were bulky. They weighed a tonne. If you were wearing your “puffy” it was cold out. Well below zero perhaps. But at some point, not long ago, someone realized that you simply didn’t need that much down in a jacket. And a new … Read the article

Ski & Snowboard. How to Care for Your Skis & Snowboard Before the Off-Season. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on How to Care for Your Skis & Snowboard Before the Off-Season

How to Care for Your Skis & Snowboard Before the Off-Season

Enjoying those last few bluebird days of spring skiing is the perfect way to end an epic winter of powder days and new adventures before storing your gear until next season. For some, this time of year is dreaded but for others, it’s time to swap the toys and get ready for what spring has to offer.  … Read the article

Ski & Snowboard. Where to Find the Best Spring Break Ski Deals in Canada. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Where to Find the Best Spring Break Ski Deals in Canada

Where to Find the Best Spring Break Ski Deals in Canada

As the days are slowly becoming longer, the sun is out more frequently and hints of spring are in the air which means spring skiing is on the horizon. For the spring skiing fanatics with an eye for great deals,  this spring break is sure to be the best one yet so sharpen your skis, find your … Read the article

Columbia, Ski & Snowboard. Columbia Outfitting Multiple Disciplines of Ski Athletes. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Columbia Outfitting Multiple Disciplines of Ski Athletes

Columbia Outfitting Multiple Disciplines of Ski Athletes

When it comes to picking your ski kit, there are numerous brands to choose from so you can find exactly what you like because we all know that there are different looks to suit different styles of skiing. Most brands will have a particular look that their brand represents although sometimes you find a brand that encompasses a … Read the article

Burton, Ski & Snowboard. Burton Outfits Multiple Snowboard Athletes Around the World. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Burton Outfits Multiple Snowboard Athletes Around the World

Burton Outfits Multiple Snowboard Athletes Around the World

It is no surprise that Burton is one of the most reputable snowboard brands to this day thanks to the commitment and hard work put in by Burton founder Jake Burton Carpenter and his wife Donna. This dynamic duo continues to pour their heart into improving the sport and maintaining a brand that focuses on … Read the article

Burton, Mizu, Nixon, Ski & Snowboard. Backcountry Adventures with Burton. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , , , Leave a comment on Backcountry Adventures with Burton

Backcountry Adventures with Burton

I got to the agency in Montreal for an 8am departure, met the other lucky selected winners and off we were in our 12-seater van with our driver, entertainer and master of tunes Pat Lussier. All strapped in, we were ready for the 10-hour drive ahead of us. Sunshine and blue skies; a couple of … Read the article

Norrona, Ski & Snowboard. Women’s Norrøna Wool Base Layers Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Women’s Norrøna Wool Base Layers Reviewed

Women’s Norrøna Wool Base Layers Reviewed

  Finding the perfect pair of base layers that fit just right and are as comfortable as they are warm is a bonus and with the Norrøna wool base layer set, I was pretty impressed.  I first tested these base layers during a weekend of ski touring at High Camp Turtagrø and they quickly became … Read the article