These brands represent a balance of function, comfort and fashion. We want you feeling as good as you look, so let’s let the gear do the performing for you. Here are some of our favourite picks that will get you to the mountains in style.

Summer gear
Photo: Katy Whitt

Arc’teryx Calvus Cap

$40 CAD
Lightweight cap with durable water repellent treatment that provides sun protection and moisture management during fast paced mountain training in warm conditions.

Arc’Teryx Norvan SL 2 Shoe

$180 CAD
Comfortable, breathable and durable, the Norvan SL 2 is one of the lightest trail running shoes made that still folds down easily for packability.

Arc’teryx Beta LT Jacket

$530 CAD
Designed with a purposeful simplicity to maximize its versatility, Beta LT provides lightweight, durable, bluesign® approved GORE-TEX protection across a range of activities.

Arc’teryx Atom SL Anorak

$240 CAD
Superlight and packable, the Atom SL Anorak provides just the right amount of Coreloft™ insulation strategically placed at the chest and back, making it efficient, light, and compressible.

Bollé Prime

$200 CAD
The Prime is one of the new models in the Bollé Sport Lifestyle collection. This large angular aviator style is fitted with the new Volt_ lens. Bollé worked with HUE.AI to evaluate 20 million different lens formula combinations to settle on an incomparable color experience that sets a new standard against which all other lenses will be measured. The high contrast lens, enhances all colors, and improves depth perception without compromising white balance.

Bollé Prize

$200 CAD
The Prize features the classic cat-eye shape and is the newest edition to Bollé’s Slim Family Collection. The cut angles provides character and distinction while the sport features like Thermogrip rubber for a comfortable secure fit, lightweight TR90 nylon and snap hinges make it suitable for an active lifestyle. The Prize also comes with the new Volt+ high contract lens which will allow you to experience colour like never before.

Liberty Limser Long Sleeve Shirt

$62 CAD
Famous Canadian painter, Lismer, connected with nature through his organic style of painting. Lismer inspired Liberty to connect with nature and by creating a long sleeve hemp shirt that is made with the planet in mind. The Liberty Lismer Long Sleeve is a classic everyday piece designed for indoor and outdoor living. This garment and its components are made under solar power.

Merrell Hydro Moc

$70 CAD
The Hydro Moc is an amphibious model in the aftersport category, designed for environments that take you in and out of water. Formed from a single-density injected EVA contoured arch with an articulated heel and strap for advanced support. This easy-to-wear yet hard-to-miss silhouette will have you covered from the streets to the trail in comfort and style.

Merrell Kahuna Web Sandal

$120 CAD
The Kahuna Web is a design inspired from the Merrell archives, updated with performance features of today. Comfortable, adjustable webbed and mesh uppers are made from recycled nylon and are designed to give you a locked in feel, with a grippy Vibram® rubber outsole for confidence on the trail or in the water.

Merrell Dry Sack 20L

$20 CAD
When the going gets wet, keep your gear dry. This Waterproof and fully taped seams 20 Liter Dry Sack is designed with a roll top closure for a water tight seal and a D-ring for easy carry/stow, for all of life’s adventures.

Merrell Whisper Rainshell Jacket

$220 CAD
Whisper through the rain in a jacket that’s waterproof and breathable, engineered 4-way stretch and revolutionary knit next-to-skin comfort. Made with PFC free Durable Water Repellency (DWR) for wind and water resistance, a 2-way zip for increased mobility this packable shell is designed to move with your body no matter where adventure takes you.

Reebok Nano X1 Adventure Gable Training Shoe

$150 CAD
This versatile shoe is made for both indoor workouts and the great outdoors – but if you’re into hiking and adventure, this the shoe you’re looking for. The Reebok Nano X1 Adventure Gable Training Shoe is designed for outdoor fitness and expeditions. The Floatride Energy Drop-in gives you extra responsiveness in the forefoot and the stretch ripstop upper allows for more protection against the elements. There is an anti-microbial lining which defends bacteria and odors, and the laces are made of 100% recycled materials.