Finding Calm in Out Back

Immersing yourself in  nature is a great way to heal both your body and your mind. Going into the backcountry also teaches you how to rely on yourself. Welcome contributor Liesl Magnus to the blog as she tell us about her transformation with Out Back. Finding Calm in Out Back #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet I […]

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she·nan·i·gans (episode 001)

A few days ago I got this message. “Hey Rebecca, can Jill, Annie and I do a podcast episode? If so we would like to call it Shenanigans LOL” –Lorna My reply. “Sure…I’m a little terrified…” she·nan·i·gans / raw, real, uncensored / #teamHLAW takes over the @hikelikeawoman #podcast. Click To Tweet But deep down inside […]

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Sandra Fights Postpartum Depression

Meet Sandra. Sandra is the Mormon mother of 4 children who comes clean in this podcast episode about her struggles with postpartum depression and how a ride on her husband’s bicycle changed her life, gave her confidence and helped her cope with 4 young children. If you’re a mother I encourage you to listen to […]

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A 4-year-old’s rules for hiking

Children are so fun and honest. Do you take your kids or grandkids hiking? This post by Ambassador Jill will have you laughing out loud, as well as give you some great tips on hiking with children. A 4-year-old’s rules for hiking #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet My husband, Dale, and I had just returned from […]

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Furbaby First Aid

When hiking with Furbabies, we need to be just as prepared with first aid as we are for ourselves. Here are some great tips by Ambassador Annie on how we can be prepared while hiking with our Furbabies. Furbaby First Aid #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet Any doting parents know the struggle of packing everything needed […]

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A true Alaskan woman

I am always amazed at those hardy women who can live in extremely remote places. Welcome Ambassador Jamie to blog and read her interview with a woman who inspires her. A True Alaskan Woman #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet I’m surrounded by amazing women and I am truly blessed because of it. I choose to be […]

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Extreme Wilderness Survival By Craig Caudill {Book Review}

We’re excited to have Annie on the website today with a review of the book Extreme Wilderness Survival By Craig Caudill. Take it away Annie! Extreme Wilderness Survival By Craig Caudill {Book Review} @hikelikeawoman #hikerchat Click To Tweet As soon as I saw Craig had written a survival book, I wanted a copy. Why? Because Craig […]

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New Paths With Karo

Meet Karo. Karo is a Polish hiker currently living in Germany. Karo is a backpacker, an educator in the online outdoor community and she is passionate about connecting people with the outdoors and teaching them skills and knowledge.  Karo’s motto is, “old paths – new adventures.” I think you will find her inspiring and fun […]

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How To Win An Outdoor School Scholarship

How To Win An Outdoor School Scholarship @hikelikeawoman Click To Tweet There’s been a lot of buzz lately about our Outdoor School And we can’t WAIT for registration and class to begin. Early Bird registration starts June 4th and runs until June 11th with a cost of just $75.00.  Regular registration is June 12th through […]

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Bug Protector – Product Review (+ Giveaway)

Several months ago I was contacted by Bug Protector for testing and review of their All-Natural, DEET-free insect repellent. In Wyoming, we were still knee-deep in winter at the time, so I shipped the review samples off to Annie & Lorna (who happen to live in super buggy places) for testing and review. I was […]

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No Boundaries

When we take away boundaries, there is no telling the places we can go and the things we can see. Welcome Contributor Marinel de Jesus of Brown Gal Trekker to the blog today and be inspired to explore without boundaries. No Boundaries #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet I go where there are no boundaries Because the […]

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We Are Forces Of Nature

We are celebrating women in the outdoors through REI’s #ForceOFNature project. This is not a sponsored post, we just want to keep sharing our thoughts and feelings about what it means to be a Force of Nature. We Are Forces Of Nature #ForceOfNature @hikelikeawoman @REI Click To Tweet We’re wrapping up our Force Of Nature […]

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Sometimes being a force is hard

We are celebrating women in the outdoors through REI’s #ForceOfNature project. This is not a sponsored post, we just want to keep sharing our thoughts and feelings about what it means to be a Force of Nature. You can support our Ambassador program by shopping through our REI affiliate links. We are all a force […]

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Channeling Your Forces

We are celebrating women in the outdoors through REI’s #ForceOfNature project. This is not a sponsored post, we just want to keep sharing our thoughts and feelings about what it means to be a Force of Nature. Channeling Your Forces #ForceOfNature @hikelikeawoman @REI Click To Tweet Do you ever feel like the force of nature […]

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Why National Parks Are Important To Me (+ Giveaway)

When I found out that I was pregnant with my oldest son my husband and I packed our packs and headed to Joshua Tree for the weekend. I remember calling my parents as my husband drove down the road, “Well, looks like we’re gonna have a baby…” I told them before we lost cell service. […]

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Go And Be A Force

We are celebrating women in the outdoors through REI’s #ForceOfNature project. This is not a sponsored post, we just want to keep sharing our thoughts and feelings about what it means to be a Force of Nature. Go And Be A Force #ForceOFNature @hikelikeawoman #REI Click To Tweet Happy Mother’s Day! It’s a day when […]

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A Woman’s Force In A Male Dominant Workforce

We are celebrating women in the outdoors through REI’s #ForceOfNature project. This is not a sponsored post, we just want to keep sharing our thoughts and feelings about what it means to be a Force of Nature. We thank you for shopping through our affiliate links to help support our Ambassador team. A Woman’s Force […]

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*FLASH GIVEAWAY* Oboz Bridger Hiking Boots

Win your Mom (or yourself) a pair of @Obozfootwear #hiking #boots! @hikelikeawoman Click To Tweet Hi Friends, It’s Mother’s Day weekend. My Mom is in town and we went hiking yesterday with my brother and sister-in-law. My Mom is a classy lady, she hikes in pearls. I’m not sure how she ended up raising a […]

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A Force To Be Reckoned With

We are celebrating women in the outdoors through REI’s #ForceOfNature project. This is not a sponsored post, we just want to keep sharing our thoughts and feelings about what it means to be a Force of Nature. You can shop through our affiliate links here to help support our Ambassador team. A Force To Be […]

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Using Force To Break Through Limitations

We are celebrating women in the outdoors through REI’s #ForceOFNature project. This is not a sponsored post, we just want to keep sharing our thoughts and feelings about what it means to be a Force of Nature. There are affiliate links in this post. Thanks for shopping through them to support our team. Using Force […]

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Proving To Myself That I Am A Force Of Nature

We are celebrating women in the outdoors through REI’s #ForceOFNature project. This is not a sponsored post, we just want to keep sharing our thoughts and feelings about what it means to be a Force of Nature. Proving To Myself That I Am A #ForceOfNature at @hikelikeawoman #REI Click To Tweet Have you ever felt […]

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The Real Ruth, A Force Of Nature

We are celebrating women in the outdoors through REI’s #ForceOFNature project. This is not a sponsored post, we just want to keep sharing our thoughts and feelings about what it means to be a Force of Nature. The Real Ruth, A #ForceOfNature w/ @hikelikeawoman #REI Click To Tweet Did you go through a rebellious streak […]

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Let’s be a Force of Nature, for Nature

We are celebrating women in the outdoors through REI’s #ForceOfNature project. This is not a sponsored post, we just want to keep sharing our thoughts and feelings about what it means to be a Force of Nature. Let’s be a #ForceOfNature, for #Nature at @hikelikeawoman w/ @REI Click To Tweet Mother Earth. We need to […]

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Hiking With Chardonnay

Meet Chardonnay Elsye Walker is a thru-hiker who goes by the trail name Chardonnay. Currently, she is going after her Triple Crown, right now and we were so excited to get to talk with her. If you’re not familiar with that term, the Triple Crown is recognition of a hiker who completes the Pacific Crest […]

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Am I Good Enough To Be A Force Of Nature?

Today’s post is sponsored by REI. All thoughts and opinions are our own. Am I Good Enough To Be A #ForceOfNature at @hikelikeawoman in partnership with @REI #sponsored Click To Tweet I think that having doubt about who we are and what we are capable of becoming can sometimes stop us from reaching our full […]

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Fear vs A Force Of Nature

Today’s post is sponsored by REI. All thoughts and opinions are our own. Fear vs A #ForceOfNature @hikelikeawoman in partnership with @REI #sponsored Click To Tweet Sometimes as an outdoor woman, it would be easy to listen to the naysayers who believe that we shouldn’t be adventuring unless “protected” by a big strong man. This […]

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I Am A Force Of Nature

This post is sponsored by REI. All thoughts and opinions are our own. I am a #ForceOfNature at @hikelikeawoman in partnership with @REI #sponsored Click To Tweet Sometimes it’s hard to open up and be honest with ourselves about our childhood and how it shapes our perceptions. A big shout-out to Annie today for her […]

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My Daughter, A Force Of Nature

This post is sponsored by REI. All thoughts and opinions are our own. My Daughter, A #ForceOfNature @hikelikeawoman in partnership with @REI #sponsored Click To Tweet There’s a special relationship that can develop between a mother and a daughter. Especially when that mother is raising her daughter to be a Force of Nature. Today we’re […]

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Becoming A Force Of Nature

This post is sponsored and brought to you by REI. All thoughts and opinions are our own. Becoming a #ForceOfNature @hikelikeawoman in partnership @REI #sponsored Click To Tweet Can I be brutally honest with you? I believe that there are two types of women in the world. There are women who complain about things that they […]

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Eating Cheese With Nicole

We’ve partnered with REI to show the world that outdoor women are indeed a #ForceOfNature. Nicole is one such woman and I think you’re going to love our conversation today! Meet Nicole Atkins. I actually discovered Nicole through an awesome article that she wrote abut sex in the outdoors and I fell in love with […]

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Hiking through Menopause

Simply talking about taboo topics is a great way to let others know they are not struggling alone. Welcome Annie to the blog today as she tell us about her struggles with early Menopause. Hiking through Menopause #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet Hiking isn’t easy and neither is going through Menopause, especially early onset Menopause. Yes, […]

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Hiking With Diane

Meet Diane Spicer. Diane is the founder of the popular website, Hiking For Her. I consider Hiking For Her to be one of the founding websites solely for women in the outdoors. Diane is a seasoned and experienced hiker and I loved talking with her about her outdoor adventures. Now, I will say that we […]

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National Parks Week Giveaway!

National Parks Week Giveaway @hikelikeawoman! Click To Tweet I grew up in Bozeman, Montana. Living in Bozeman was a blessing because Bozeman is a magical place nestled in a beautiful valley surrounded by mountains. Its proximity to Yellowstone National Park makes it an ideal town for outdoor adventurers. Bozeman is now crowded, full of urban […]

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Summit Fit (Review)

I think that one of the reasons most of us want to stay physically fit is so that we can enjoy outdoor adventures, like climbing big mountains! A few months ago Rachel, with Rachel Meyer Fitness offered to send Lorna and Kristin through her Summit Fit Program. This is what Lorna had to say about […]

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Shawn on the Camino de Santiago

Met  Shawn Jardine. Shawn is a single mother of two grown boys who had a life changing experience on the Camino de Santiago in 2014 and she’s here to tell her story. I hope that it inspires you to do something bold and courageous. Enjoy our conversation. Quick note: our internet connection was a little […]

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