Outdoor Store for Travel and Outdoor Gear
The following companies are known for some of the best outdoor equipment, maps, guides, camping gear, and high-quality outdoor clothes. Browse the Backcountry Outdoor Store and see what deals you will find.
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Backroad Map Books are Canada’s premier Backcountry Maps and Outdoor Recreation Guides. That’s what I’m using when I head into the backcountry. The popular map books contain the most user-friendly, detailed topographic maps in Canada, plus extensive trails and recreational information. They also produce smaller waterproof maps, digital maps, PDFs, and GPS maps. Head over to their website to check out the maps they have.
This is the app I use to find the best hikes in the area and to find my way around outdoors, wherever I am. If you’re a hiker and outdoor lover it is the app you definitely should try. AllTrails gives you detailed reviews and inspiration from a global community of 45 MM plus trail goers. Whether you’re planning a mountain trek or a stroll in the park, this app will take you there.
Yrene’s favourite store, Valhalla Pure Outfitters, Canadian-owned with headquarters based in Vernon, BC is the place to shop for the highest quality gear and apparel. Free shipping Canada-wide on orders $49 or more. No hassle return policy.
One of the best stores in Canada for high-quality outdoor gear for backpacking, camping, and mountaineering, and suitable outdoor clothing for anybody outdoor enthusiast. MEC is a co-op owned by the people who shop here. Lifetime membership is $5. Have a look at their big selection and you will be amazed.
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