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2014 GEAR OF THE YEAR

The best gear we've tested this year.

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Aug 26
The last weekend before Labor Day just came and went, with perfect weather and ideal hiking conditions (10C at night / 24C during the day). A friend and I headed up to Garibaldi Park for her... more
Aug 25
Having torn my ACL 15 years ago and gone through the traditional surgery to rectify the problem I can attest to the 'less than perfect' results. 10 years later a tear on my other ACL left... more
Aug 24
Our friend Cameron Martindell from Elevation Outdoors has prepared a comprehensive video overview from his three days at the Summer Outdoor Retailer (OR) Show in Salt Lake City and was nice enough... more
Aug 23
ENSO Alert System Status: El Niño Watch
Synopsis: The chance of El Niño is about 70% during the Northern Hemisphere summer and is close to 80% during the fall and early... more
Aug 22
The North Face has one of the biggest if not the biggest line of products in the outdoor gear-o-sphere. At the recent Summer Outdoor Retailer Show (OR) TNF was showing off not just the new 2015... more
Aug 21
Here's a little vid to add to the stokage that comes with a slight nip in the air in the morning ('round here anyway). This is one of the many trailers released this time of year and... more
Aug 20
Sierra Designs has always been one of my personal favourite gear manufacturers given their endless drive to innovate and this is no exception for next springs offerings. 2015 marks the 50th... more
Aug 19
(Pic above from Ale Di Lullo's winning slideshow - watch it below..) It's been another epic year for Crankworx in Whistler... a 14 year old won the World Whip Off Championships (high... more
Aug 18
Last winter I was fortunate enough to win an Arcteryx Quintic skipack during the soap box competition.  Because this pack was in such high demand they were out of stock and could only send it... more
Aug 18

We here at Backcountry Skiing Canada take our gear pretty seriously, so when a product is awarded our coveted "Gear of the Year" it's a pretty big deal. This honour is bestowed upon... more
Aug 17
Just when you think backpack designs can’t get any more advanced and everything that could be improved, has been improved, along comes Osprey with their Atmos & Aura AG Packs. The... more
Aug 16
Having never hiked in Rossland, I tried out a quick little trail up Kootenay Columbia Summit. It’s only 4km and takes about 2 hours total from the starting point of the Centennial Trail head... more
Aug 15
We've been wearing these OluKai shoes for a few months now and it's time to report back to you, our readers. They satisfy the two f's: funky and functional. And the OluKai brand has an... more
Aug 14
Hiked up to Woodbury Cabin last weekend and had a hoot. Went with youngish family members so, at the last minute, we swapped our reservations at the Silver Spray Cabin for Woodbury--because the... more
Aug 13
The Summer Outdoor Retailer Show (or OR as it is commonly referred to) wrapped up last week in Salt Lake City and the Backcountry Skiing Canada crew was on hand to get a sneak peek at all the new... more