Arc’teryx is a Canadian company established in 1989 providing a variety of high-end outdoor clothes, backpacks, footwear, climbing gear, and accessories.
Whether you like mountain climbing, hiking, snowboarding, skiing or everyday outdoor sports, you’ll always find something from them to treat yourself.
Waterproof, highly breathable Gore-Tex is their material of choice which also stands out in terms of durability.
Reducing their carbon footprint and supporting projects standing for positive social change are high on their priority list.
We have featured Arc’teryx in many of our reviews, selections and comparisons because it’s one of our favorite brands. We have also discussed why it’s so expensive.
Are you curious to know other companies similar to them?
Continue reading, as today we are going to take a look at 8 quality brands like Arc’teryx!
Today we will continue with our “Brands like…” series of articles, where we take a popular outdoor brand and suggest 7-8 other brands that are similar to it.
They may be similar in terms of types of products they offer, materials and technologies they use, activities and sports they cater to, manufacturing processes, etc.
The brand we chose this time is Fjällräven, the Swedish outdoor company with a rich history of successes that offers products which are very popular especially in Europe.
In the past, we have seen some of Fjällräven’s best jackets here, and we have discussed why their products are expensive here.
In this selection we will focus on 8 sustainable outdoor brands just like Fjällräven.
Sustainability was introduced into the outdoor industry years ago. As a result, there is an increase in the number of sustainable companies nowadays.
These 8 brands use eco-friendly fabrics and recycled materials in many of their products, and have put in place sustainable production processes.
Let’s take a look at them one by one.
Columbia Sportswear is a popular and widely known brand for its large number of various and high quality outdoor products. The company produces innovative and technical clothing and gear, with affordable prices.
Their technologies are great for harsh weather conditions with waterproof, windproof, and insulation features.
We have written many reviews and selections of Columbia’s products, and we have also compared it to other outdoor brands.
Today’s selection is a bit different though, as we are going to take a look at some outdoor brands that are similar to Columbia in terms of products quality, performance and focus on sustainable means of production.
We will talk about their history, their products’ features, and the materials and technologies they use.
This way, you will not only have more options to choose from, but you will also have a better understanding of these brands when the time comes for a new purchase.
Carhartt is an American brand with a long and rich history that begins in 1889. The brand is popular for its high-quality workwear and is globally known for the durability of its products.
Their massive line of options almost entirely satisfies every need, not just for working clothes, but also outdoor apparel and gear for different types of activities.
The brand also includes production lines for women, kids, and pets.
One of the reasons people like Carhartt, apart from the quality and durability, is the brand’s history. The company realizes this edge and takes pride in it. As you can see on their website, one of their mottos is: “Outworking them all”.
But, when one finds a good brand, usually some online research follows and, a part of this research is looking for alternative companies with similar products to have a wider view of the available options for the next purchase.
And that’s what we are here for today! We’ve compiled a list of some of the best brands like Carhartt.
So, if you’re looking for a collection of reliable outdoor clothing brands, here is a selection that will make your day a little easier.
If you are an outdoors enthusiast who loves sports, adventures and having fun out in nature, then you’d want to have clothing and equipment that is as comfortable, durable and safe as possible.
L.L. Bean is a brand that we have previously featured in this article and that offers high quality clothing and outdoor gear for different types of activities.
You will find many options in their product line. But, what if you want more of these options?
Well that’s what today’s selection is for: we picked 7 brands like L.L. Bean that will give you more alternatives.
You will be able to choose from a wide variety of casual clothing, workwear, regular sportswear and specific sportswear.
Let’s begin right away!
A good backpack is one of the most important accessories if you practice outdoor activities like hiking, camping or mountaineering, as you can take with you all the necessary gear and store it safely.
Not only that, a backpack is also very useful in your day to day city life, while going at work, to the university or for a walk in the park.
We have written many articles on our website to give you ideas on different outdoor brands and today we will do the same.
Today we will talk about backpack brands that have one thing in common, apart from being high quality brands, they all come from Sweden.
We have seen many Swedish brands on our website, for example these jacket brands here, and today we will take a look at some backpack brands from this country.
Many great companies have been founded in Sweden, with a rich history of successes and an increasing popularity.
The brands we will see below use quality materials, the best craftsmanship and attention to details, and focus on environmental sustainability – chararacteristics that we personally like very much and keep in mind when choosing from which brands to purchase.
So, let’s begin!
Italy is renowned all over the world for the beautiful natural sights, which are ideal for those who love to spend time outdoors, hiking, camping, backpacking or practicing outdoor sports. We have previously seen some of the best Italian hiking trails here.
But the country is also the place where many famous outdoor brands are born, some of them with many decades of history. We have seen some of these outdoor clothing and jackets brands here, so definitely take a look at that selection if you want to learn more.
Today we will continue with some other brands from Italy, this time we will review some popular brands that design high quality shoes for hiking, trekking, mountain adventures, etc.
Among the product line of these brands, you will find different styles, designs, features, for every personal taste and experience level.
Without any further ado, let’s begin!