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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Garage Grown Gear + GIVEAWAY!!!

Note: Garage Grown Gear provided samples to us to review at no cost. All thoughts and opinions about this product are our own. Garage Grown Gear supports outdoor gear startups. We at Hike Like A Woman were excited to be able to partner with a business that is a champion of small business. Below are […]

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Thule Versant 50 Review + GIVEAWAY!!!

Note: Thule provided samples to us to review at no cost. All thoughts and opinions about this product are our own. This is the third of our three reviews on Thule backpacks. This week Hike Like A Woman’s Community Leader Amanda reviewed the Thule Versant 50 pack. Read below and she what she thinks. Thule […]

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Mountainsmith Tour WSD + GIVEAWAY!!!

Note: Mountainsmith provided samples to us to review at no cost. All thoughts and opinions about this product are our own. Mara here. I’ve seen hikers with fanny packs and thought they would be good to use when you don’t have to carry a lot stuff. Also, as a photojournalist I’ve seen many colleagues use […]

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Crown Trails Review + GIVEAWAY!!!

Note: Crown Trails provided a Headwear Hail Storm Beanie to us to review at no charge. All thoughts and opinions are our own. When you have cute gear that also helps out with a cause that you are passionate about, it’s a win for the consumer and the company. Crown Trails Headwear supports National Scenic […]

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FITS socks review + GIVEAWAY!!!

Note: These socks were provided to us to review at no charge by FITS. All thoughts and opinions are our own. Socks can make or break a hike or a run. If my feet are not comfortable, I’m miserable. Ambassador Laura has had her fair share of bad socks. She recently tested two pairs of […]

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Thule Capstone 40L Review + GIVEAWAY!!!

Note: Thule provided samples to us to review at no cost. All thoughts and opinions about this product are our own. This is the second of our three reviews on Thule backpacks. This week Ambassador Tanya reviewed the Thule Capstone 40L Pack. Read below and she what she thinks. Thule Capstone 40L Review + GIVEAWAY!!! […]

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HydroBlu Review + GIVEAWAY!!!

Note: HydroBlu provided samples to us to review at no cost. All thoughts and opinions about this product are our own. We also have bottles to give away to three lucky winners. So be sure to follow the directions at the end of the post. Mara here. The one thing that I always carry in […]

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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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Thule Stir 35L review + GIVEAWAY!!!

Note: Thule provided samples to us to review at no cost. All thoughts and opinions about this product are our own. Mara here. I have a bag problem. For some reason, I have a bag for almost every occasion. I leave my house for work with at least four bags. So of course I have […]

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Sh!t Kits / Potty Packs Review + GIVEAWAY !!!

Note: Potty Packs provided samples to us to review at no cost. All thoughts and opinions about this product are our own. Nature calls upon everyone. So what do you do when nature calls, umm in nature? Ambassadors Lucy reviewed Potty Packs‘ Sh!t Kit and Ambassador Crystal reviewed the company’s Potty Pack. These packs make […]

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Oboz Sapphire boot review + GIVEAWAY!!!

Note: These boots were provided to us to review at no charge by Oboz. All thoughts and opinions are our own. Mara here. Ambassador Heather received a pair of Oboz Sapphire Mid Waterproof boots to review. She talks about how other boots gave her bad blisters. I too had the blister problem. I always got […]

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My 3 Favorite Snowshoes + Giveaway!!!

Rebecca here. Again. I know. I’m on a crazy writing spree! I guess it’s better than being on a crazy shopping spree. But, if you’re in the mood for snowshoeing because winter is coming(!!!) perhaps it’s time to divulge my secret. I have 3 favorite pairs of snowshoes and I just thought you should know, […]

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Trailfoody Review + GIVEAWAY!!!

Note: Trailfoody provided a sample to us to review at no cost. All thoughts and opinions about this product are our own. When I’m heading out the door to go hiking, I struggle to get everything together. I simply don’t have time to be creative about packing the right kind of snacks. Ambassador Crystal struggles too. […]

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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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Montem Trekking poles review + Coupon Code

Mara here. I like Ambassador Mickey was not a user of trekking poles before I actually used them. And after using them, I love them. They help going up hill, down hill, and crossing streams. Mickey received a pair of Montem trekking poles to test for review. Below are her thoughts. Montem Trekking poles review […]

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Crazy Creek chair review + GIVEAWAY!!!

Mara here. So I never have a camp chair when I go camping because the two that I had burned in the campfire. I wasn’t very smart and left them sitting next to the campfire in the wind. This happened not once but twice. I thought I’d just sit on the ground from now on […]

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Happy Hiker Tee Review + GIVEAWAY!!!

Fun graphic shirts are a great way to let your personality shine though. I also really like a shirt that you can wear hiking. One that is made to sweat in. Ambassador April reviewed the Hike It Off Happy Hiker Tee. Read on to see if they are a good fit for you. Happy Hiker […]

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Kelty Redwing Reserve 50L Review

I am a total gear head. I love learning about new gear that will make my trek easier and/or more comfortable. Ambassador Lucy reviews the Kelty Redwing Reserve 50 liter backpack. So if you are looking for new pack or just want to read about one, read Lucy’s thoughts below. Kelty Redwing Reserve 50L Review […]

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Tiny Big Adventure’s Ergo Slackline Kit + GIVEAWAY!!!!

Have you heard of slackling? It looks like so much fun. Ambassador Christina reviewed Tiny Big Adventure’s Ergo Slackline Kit. Read more to find out what she thought of it and her adventures as a first-time slackliner. Tiny Big Adventure did give us this product to review but all thoughts and opinions are our own. […]

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Recover Brands Review

A company that is environmentally friendly is awesome. And a company that is environmentally friendly and uses reclaimed material is even more cool. But a company that is environmentally friendly, uses recycled material, and makes an awesome product is completely rad. Ambassador Jennifer Hewitt shares her thoughts after she tested out Recover Brands t-shirts. Recover […]

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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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RōM Outdoors 3-in-1 Pack Review

HLAW received this product for free from RōM Outdoors in consideration for a gear review. After extensive testing and review all thoughts and opinions are our own. A backpack that is more than a backpack sounds can be very useful. Ambassador Kathryn tested the RōM Outdoors 3-in-1 Pack. The following are her thoughts on the […]

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Tactical LED Pen review + GIVEAWAY!!!!

Gadgets and gear that serve multiple purposes are always so cool. Welcome Ambassador Tina to the blog today and get her take on the Tactical LED Pen by Survival Hax. Tactical LED Pen review #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet When I first saw this pen as it was being offered to us HLAW ambassadors to review […]

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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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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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*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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The Hiking Pant Dilemma (Q&A Thursday)

Today we’re stoked to discuss a question posted on our facebook page by Kim, one of our readers as part of Q&A Thursday. If you have a question that you’d like answered or topic you’d like discussed on the website drop a comment below or send us a message! The Hiking Pant Dilemma (Q&A Thursday) […]

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Hitcase Shield Update (Gear Review)

Welcome Jennifer to the blog today as she give an update on her review of the Hitcase phone cover. Hitcase Shield Update (Gear Review) #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet Last November I had the opportunity to test and review the Hitcase Shield. My review was mediocre. In the three weeks that I tested the case the […]

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Benefab Sore No-More Therapeutic Knee Brace

Do you ever get sore knees while hiking? Welcome #teamHLAW’s Helina to the blog today and read her thoughts on the Benefab Sore No-More Therapeutic Knee Brace. Benefab Sore No-More Therapeutic Knee Brace #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet I was so excited to be chosen to try out this product. During a day hiking excursion of […]

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Animosa Go With Your Flow Pack (product review)

Have you ever had to deal with your period while on a hike? Welcome #teamHLAW’s Lucy to the blog today as she reviews Animosa’s Go With Your Flow pack. @Animosa Go With Your Flow pack @HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet I signed up to review the Animosa Go With Your Flow Pack because I literally hike […]

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Survival Hax Self Inflating Sleeping Pad (Gear Review)

If anyone on our Ambassador team knows camping gear, it’s Stephanie. We’re excited that she’s bringing a review of the Survival Hax Self Inflating Sleeping Pad today. This is just her initial thoughts, we expect a follow-up later this summer because we know that it takes months and months to really put camping gear to the […]

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Oboz Bridger (Gear Review)

I (Mara) was super excited to review the Oboz Bridger boots because fining a good boot is a top priority for me. The following are my thoughts on them. Oboz Review #HikeLikeAWoman #oboz Click To Tweet If my feet are miserable on a trek, then I’m miserable. It doesn’t matter if they are cold, wet, […]

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The Oboz Madison

A few months ago our friends at Oboz sent Elisa a pair of Oboz Madison boots for testing and review. We were excited for the chance to work wtih Oboz for a few reasons. First, Oboz is headquartered in my hometown, Bozeman Montana. Sure, I live in Wyoming now but I’ll always be a Bozeman girl.  I […]

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