August 2012 Wilderness Supply E-Newsletter

Featured Products

15% OFF TNF Aleutian Sleeping Bags

A great 3 season bag made with high end features but materials targeted for value, now 15% OFF only online!

New for Fall 2012 - the Suunto Ambit

Altitude, location, speed, heart rate, weather conditions – all at your fingertips in this unisex advance-feature watch with full featured integrated GPS.

Tsunami 145

A responsive transitional kayak well suited for bigger paddlers or those traveling with more gear.

Earlier this week Google released its first ad for the new Nexus tablet.  The commercial shows a father and son exploring the great outdoors with help from the various features of the tablet.  We asked ourselves (and you) what we thought about bringing technology into the great outdoors...and decided we needed to make a video of our own!

The original Nexus ad:

Upcoming Courses


Thunder Bay

Guided Instructional Paddles

Hone your skills in a low-stress environment by joining us on one of our guided instructional paddles


WAV Paddling Instructors Look to Defend Canadian Rafting Team Title

Tim Wintoniw (Speers road store manager and WAV paddling instructor) will be joining Canadian Rafting Team member Andy Hill (WAV paddling instructor) outside of Quebec City in the World Cup of Rafting this coming fall.


Tim's Tip of the Month:

"Bring a T-grip paddle on all your canoe trips. Whether you are a white water paddler or serious lake tripper, a T-grip is always helpful for grabbing canoes or people--especially in moving water or windy lake conditions."