The Pre-Adventure Adventure

Wow, I cannot believe Ambassador Val is going to thru-hike the Appalachian Trail! Of course we at Hike Like A Woman are going to be following her like a hawk. In this eddition she talks to us about preparations. The Pre-Adventure Adventure #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet Okay, so I’ve decided to thru-hike the Appalachian Trail. […]

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TrailFork Review

Note: TrailFork provided samples to us at no charge in order to review. All thoughts and opinions are our own. Good meals in the backcountry or after a long day hike are essential to comfort your tired bones and warm your soul. An easy-to-prepare meal is makes it all the better. Ambassador Jessica reviewed TrailFork; […]

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Hats, Hats Glorious, Wonderful, Hats!

Who doesn’t love a cute hat? Especially this time of year! Ambassador Lori talks to us today about some super cute hat she came across at Klowa Handknits in British Columbia, Canada. Read below to learn more about them.  Hats, Hats Glorious, Wonderful, Hats! #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet I love a crisp cold Fall hike […]

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Puffy Jackets for Education

With Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday and Giving Tuesday there’s no doubt you have been inundated with shopping advertisements. But what if you could combine them all. With Jacket’s for Jasper you can score a nice puffy jacket and help educate a girl in Nepal. Ambassador Lori gives us the details.  Puffy Jackets […]

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Episode 61: Building Community With Jacquelyn

Meet Jacquelyn. She’s a woman with a goal. To encourage and inspire women to get outdoors. But most importantly, she’s a woman with a goal to build community. If you’ve been following along on social media you might have seen this post about a presentation that Jacquelyn recently gave at her local library, or you […]

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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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Episode 59: Moving Forward With Gear Forward

We have something unusual going on with the podcast today. Our first male guest! We’ve decided that in 2018 it’s time to open things up to the wider outdoor community. We talk about diversity so it’s time to practice what we preach. Please welcome Scott Gauvin to the show.  Scott is a hiker, an explorer, […]

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The Inside Scoop On Deuter with Becky Marcelliano

Meet Becky Marcelliano Becky is awesome. Hands down. She once rode her bike coast-to-coast. She’s passionate about Mother Earth and sustainability in the outdoor industry. She cares about ensuring that women have gear that is functional and fits properly. And in today’s interview we learn that Deuter got it’s start making tents for German beer gardens. […]

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Gifts For The Adventurous Girl

Hi Friends, It’s that time of year. Snowflakes are falling. Halloween decorations are still up… Oh wait, is that just my house? Nonetheless, we’re getting a head start on the holidays here so our staff can take a nice chunk of holiday time off to spend with friends and family. We’re super excited to share […]

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House hunting for a camper

Sometimes taking a camper is easier, drier, and just more comfortable than a tent. But sometimes it can be more a hassle. Contributor Robin EH. Bagley takes us through her process of transitioning from a camper to a tent. House hunting for a camper #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet After a couple chilly nights spent sliding […]

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The Perks of Trekking Poles

Trekking poles are like an extra set of legs that help pull you up the mountain. Like Ambassador Lori Robin Roberts, I didn’t think I would like them as much as I did after I started using them. They come in handy in many ways. Read Lori’s thoughts below. The Perks of Trekking Poles #HikeLikeAWoman […]

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How to Build Up Your Gear Room Without Breaking the Bank

It takes some time to build up your gear cache, and if you find yourself in need a everything it can get expensive. Whether you are just getting into outdoor sports and starting from scratch, or like Contributor W.M. Chandler gone through a break-up where you used your ex-boyfriend’s gear, you find you need to […]

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Why I’m Opting For Recycled Clothing

This post is sponsored by Recover Brands but all thoughts and opinions are our own. There are also a few affiliate links sprinkled throughout this blog post, shopping through them doesn’t cost you a thing but we earn a few pennies from each sale. These pennies help offset the cost of this website and compensate […]

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What’s In Your Daypack?

What’s In Your Daypack? @hikelikeawoman #teamHLAW Click To Tweet If you’re tired of political social commentary being played out here in the U.S. (Ugh) Or if you’re in Canada and need a break after your Thanksgiving feast we’re here to break up your newsfeed. Daypacks. Let’s talk about what we take for a few hours […]

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2015 Holiday Gear Guide & Giveaway

If you’re like me, you’d rather be on the mountain than inside of a mall trying to find the perfect gifts for everyone on your Christmas list. So, I’ve teamed up with a bunch of my favorite bloggers to share with you a few of our favorite things.  Hopefully, this will help you get a […]

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How to Plan a Gear Swap

How to plan a gear swag @hikelikeawoman #gear #tradinggear #outdoors Click To Tweet Do you ever feel like you’re drowning in gear? For most of us this would be awesome, right? But there really can be such as thing as too much gear. If you add growing kids into the mix it can get a […]

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Essential Gear For the Outdoor Mom

I’m a sucker for a new piece of gear BUT there’s just something about an old piece of gear that is full of memories and completely reliable no matter how much use and abuse it goes through. Since we hike and write trail guides I put my gear through fair amount of abuse on a regular basis, […]

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