Episode 60: On The Trail With Sarah

  When I started Hike Like A Woman a few years ago I had no idea that it would grow into a place where I’d meet amazing women and make incredible friends. HLAW has filled a gap that I didn’t know existed in my life. So much so that I want to share it with […]

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Chilkoot Trail Trip Report

Have you heard of the Chilkoot Trail? It looks like something I need to add to my bucket list! It crosses an international border and is described as “the world’s longest museum.” A hiking trail that’s a museum sounds amazing. Ambassador Laura recently hiked it and gives us a detailed account of how to prepare […]

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Body Image and Outdoor Media: Working Toward Change

For our fifth and final installment of Body Image Week, we welcome Ambassador Laura as she discusses the importance of diversity in the outdoor community. Body Image and Outdoor Media: Working Toward Change #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet I’ve always had a hard time relating to the female athletes who grace the covers of outdoor magazines […]

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When the Shadows Darken: E.D. and the Outdoors

For our third installment of Body Image Week, we welcome Ambassador Sarah. Sarah bravely opens up and talks about struggling with an eating disorder. It’s a pretty powerful post and I know you are going to glean so much encouragement from it. When the Shadows Darken: E.D. and the Outdoors #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet This […]

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It’s about being healthy, not just skinny

For our second installment of Body Image Week, we welcome Ambassador Crystal. Crystal discusses how she has struggled with body image her entire life. And how she wants to change that for her daughter and encourage her to be healthy. It’s about being healthy, not just skinny #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet As I get older […]

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Looking forward to 2018

Mara here. I have never been one to set a New Year’s Goal. This is mainly because of two reasons: I believe a goal should be set anytime during the year; and I never seem to keep them. However, I’ve really become sluggish lately both mentally and physically. Also this year, I am starting the […]

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No bad weather, just bad gear debunked

Have you heard the phrase, “There’s no bad weather, just bad gear”? Do you agree with it, or have you had all the right gear and still wished to not be in the elements? Hike Like A Woman’s Brand Partnerships & Sponsorship Team Leader Annie writes about running into weather that no gear would have […]

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“A Walk for Sunshine” Book Review

I love stories about people who thru-hike, especially when they make me laugh. Ambassador Lori reviews Jeff Alt’s book “A Walk for Sunshine”, about a man who thu-hike the Appalachian Trail for charity. Read her thoughts below. And if you are looking for an adventure book club, check out the Hike Like A Woman Adventure […]

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Merry Christmas from HLAW

Christmas is a special time of year. It is a time where we come together and celebrate long-standing traditions with our families, friends, and community. We at Hike Like A Woman want to wish you all a Merry Christmas and happy holidays, and share with you some of our most cherished holiday memories. What are […]

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What it means to Hike Like A Woman

What does the term Hike Like A Woman mean to you? Ambassador Jacquelyn poses this question and says what she believes it means. What it means to Hike Like A Woman #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet As I was getting ready to head out for my second Hike Like A Woman Locals group my husband says […]

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BONUS DAY 2 of 12 Trails of Christmas with Felicia

We wanted to keep the holiday spirit going, so we are bringing you bonus trails following our 12 Trails of Christmas. Today is our second bonus and final trail. Ambassador Felicia shows one her favorite trails in Mount Diablo State Park in northern California. BONUS DAY 2 of 12 Trails of Christmas with Felicia #HikeLikeAWoman […]

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Bonus Day of 12 Trails of Christmas with Marianne

Surprise! We wanted to keep the holiday spirit going, so we are bringing you two bonus trails following our 12 Trails of Christmas. Today Ambassador Marianne as she shows one her favorite trails, Frary Peak Trail on Antelope Island near Salt Lake City, Utah. Bonus Day of 12 Trails of Christmas with Marianne #HikeLikeAWoman Click […]

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Heather’s Choice Review + GIVEAWAY!!!

Note: Heather’s Choice provided samples to us to review at no cost. All thoughts and opinions about this product are our own. Mara here. I am such a lazy camper. I see campfire recipes on Pinterest and think they look amazing, tasty, and fun to make. Buuut, when it comes to preparing for a weekend […]

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Chicot State Park and Lake Chicot in Louisiana

In addition to our 12 Trails of Christmas this holiday season, we are giving you bonus blog posts to accompany videos from our Ambassadors and Staff. Today Ambassador Heather shows us hiking at Chicot State Park and Lake Chicot in Louisiana. Chicot State Park and Lake Chicot in Louisiana #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet Since, I […]

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Day 11 of 12 Trails of Christmas with Heather

We are excited to bring you 12 Trails of Christmas during this holiday season. For Day 11 we welcome Ambassador Heather as she shows one her favorite trails in Louisiana. Today’s trail is sponsored by Montem Outdoor Gear, Tubbs Snowshoes, Backpacker’s Bistro & GCI Outdoor. We’re super thankful for our sponsors so be sure to give […]

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Nothing is What It Seems: Behind the Scenes of Social Media

In addition to our 12 Trails of Christmas this holiday season, we are giving you bonus blog posts to accompany videos from our Ambassadors and Staff. Today Ambassador Meg talks about life behind the vale of social media. Nothing is What It Seems: Behind the Scenes of Social Media #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet Social media […]

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Day 10 of 12 Trails of Christmas with Lorna

We are excited to bring you 12 Trails of Christmas during this holiday season. For Day 10 we welcome Outdoor Education Team Leader, Mentor & Advisor Lorna as she shows us the Florida National Scenic Trail. Today’s trail is sponsored by Montem Outdoor Gear, Tubbs Snowshoes, Backpacker’s Bistro & GCI Outdoor. We’re super thankful for our […]

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Day 9 of 12 Trails of Christmas with Sarah

We are excited to bring you 12 Trails of Christmas during this holiday season. For Day 9 we welcome Ambassador Sarah as she shows one her favorite trails in Oregon. Day 9 of 12 Trails of Christmas with Sarah #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet Today’s trail is sponsored by: Today’s trail is sponsored by Montem Outdoor Gear, […]

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Day 8 of 12 Trails of Christmas with Meg

We are excited to bring you 12 Trails of Christmas during this holiday season. For Day 8 we welcome Ambassador Meg as she shows one her favorite trails in Colorado. Today’s trail is sponsored by: Today’s trail is sponsored by Montem Outdoor Gear, Tubbs Snowshoes, Backpacker’s Bistro & GCI Outdoor. We’re super thankful for our sponsors […]

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12 Ways to Stay Motivated This Winter

In addition to our 12 Trails of Christmas this holiday season, we are giving you bonus blog posts to accompany videos from our Ambassadors and Staff. Today Ambassador Sarah gives us 12 ways to stay motivated this winter. 12 Ways to Stay Motivated This Winter #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet I don’t know about you, but […]

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Day 6 of 12 Trails of Christmas with Crystal

We are excited to bring you 12 Trails of Christmas during this holiday season. For Day 6 we welcome Ambassador Crystal and follower her on one of her favorite trails in Florida. Day 6 of 12 Trails of Christmas with Crystal #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet Today’s trail is sponsored by GCI Outdoor, Montem Outdoor Gear, Tubbs […]

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Day 5 of 12 Trails of Christmas with Christina + Giveaway!!!

We are excited to bring you 12 Trails of Christmas during this holiday season. For Day 5 we welcome Ambassador Christina as she shows one her favorite trails Maryland. Day 5 of 12 Trails of Christmas with Christina #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet Today’s trail is sponsored by GCI Outdoor, Montem Outdoor Gear, Tubbs Snowshoes, Hike it […]

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What’s in Lori’s pack

In addition to our 12 Trails of Christmas this holiday season, we are giving you bonus blog posts to accompany videos from our Ambassadors and Staff. Today Ambassador Lori shows us what’s in her pack. What’s in Lori’s pack #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet That question always comes up when I’m hiking. I take my big […]

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Day 4 of 12 Trails of Christmas with Michelle

We are excited to bring you 12 Trails of Christmas during this holiday season. For Day 4 we welcome Ambassador Michelle as she shows us Honey Creek Loop in Tennessee. Day 4 of 12 Trails of Christmas with Michelle #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet Today’s trail is sponsored by GCI Outdoor, Montem Outdoor Gear, Tubbs Snowshoes, Hike […]

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Day 1 of 12 Trails of Christmas with Jacquelyn

We are excited to bring you 12 Trails of Christmas as we begin our holiday season. Today we welcome Ambassador Jacquelyn as she shows one her favorite trails, Kidder Mountain in New Hampshire. Day 1 of “12 Trails of Christmas” with Jacquelyn #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet Today’s trail is sponsored by GCI Outdoor, Montem Outdoor Gear, […]

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What to do when you are lost

Today is the sixth and final post in our series for Wilderness Survival Week. We at Hike Like A Woman want you guys to have a fun and safe time in the wilderness. Each post this week is centered around safety in the woods. Welcome Ambassador Lori as she discusses what to do when you […]

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The importance of hydration

Today is the fifth in our series for Wilderness Survival Week. We at Hike Like A Woman want you guys to have a fun and safe time in the wilderness. Each post this week is centered around safety in the woods. Welcome Ambassador Crystal as she discusses the importance of hydration and listening to your […]

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Preparing for the What-Ifs

Today is the second in our series for Wilderness Survival Week. We at Hike Like A Woman want you guys to have a fun and safe time in the wilderness. Each post this week is centered around safety in the woods. Welcome Ambassador Sarah as she discusses the importance in preparing for the what-if’s. Preparing […]

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Did I Survive TME’s Wilderness First Aid Course?

We here at Hike Like A Woman take safety in the wilderness extremely seriously. We want you to have a fun and safe time while exploring nature. That’s why we decided to have a Wilderness Survival Week. Each day this week we are going to bring you a blog post about how to handle the […]

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Thank you

All of us here at Hike Like A Woman are truly thankful for everyone who makes it possible for this community. Hike Like A Woman’s Brand Partnerships & Sponsorship Team Leader Annie shares her thoughts on this holiday of thanks. Thank you from #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet The time of year is approaching that makes one […]

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“Hiking Through” Book Review

I love stories about people who thu-hike. I also love the stories behind the reasons people thu-hike. Looks like I’m going to have to add the book, “Hiking Through” to my list. Welcome Jacquelyn to the blog today and read her thoughts on the book. Hiking Through Book Review #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet “Every year, […]

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Our 50th Podcast Episode Celebration

We’re 50! Weird. It’s our 50th podcast episode and that’s crazy! I wanted to do something a little bit fun for today show. So, I asked a few women on our Ambassador team to send in a voice recording with their favorite outdoor story, quote, mantra or lesson learned. As I was putting the show […]

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Who is Superwoman?

Sometimes we just want to sit on the couch, eat chocolate, and watch Netflix. Does that make us less like Superwoman? No, even Superwoman has bad days. Welcome Ambassador Bozenka to the blog today as she discusses the pressures we put on ourselves and how she copes with that. Who is Superwoman? #HikeLikeAWoman Click To […]

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From brunches to bivvies

Have you ever had a shift in your life. Ambassador Meg talks about a major shift that pointed her in a different direction – the right direction. From Brunches to Bivvies #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet Don’t panic! I scream on the inside. My knees twitch uncontrollably as I lean back over the 80-foot cliff. I […]

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The Hike of Ignorance

Have you ever been on a hike that if you knew how it was going to be would opt to stay home, but then realize it was so worth it? Ambassador Diane writes about her trek in the Drakensberg in South Africa, and about how she found satisfaction in pushing her limits. The Hike of […]

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Can We Take A Second To Say Thank You?

Rebecca here. I know. I’m punching letters into a computer instead of spewing nonsense into the airwaves via the podcast. My heart is full of gratitude today so I just wanted to take a second to thank you. Thank YOU to the over 60,000 people who read our blog, subscribe to our newsletter, follow us […]

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