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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Day 7 of 12 Trails of Christmas with Jessica

We are excited to bring you 12 Trails of Christmas during this holiday season. For Day 7 we welcome Ambassador Jessica as she shows us one her favorite trails in Iowa. 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 […]

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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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The Top Three WFA Course Take-a-ways

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 Social Media Manager April gives us the top three take-a-ways she received from a wilderness first aid course. The Top Three WFA Course Take-a-ways #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet […]

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Day 3 of 12 Trails of Christmas with April

We are excited to bring you 12 Trails of Christmas during this holiday season. For Day 3 we welcome Social Media Manager April as she shows one her favorite trails in Southern Utah. Day 3 of 12 Trails of Christmas with April #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet Today’s trail is sponsored by GCI Outdoor, Montem Outdoor Gear, […]

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Day 2 of 12 Days of Trails with Rebecca + Giveaway!!!

We are excited to bring you 12 Trails of Christmas during this holiday season. For Day 2 we welcome Founder Rebecca as she shows one her favorite trails. Day 2 of 12 Days of Trails with Rebecca #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet Today’s trail is sponsored by GCI Outdoor, Montem Outdoor Gear, Tubbs Snowshoes, Hike it Off […]

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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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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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The Low Down on Low Blood Sugar

Today is the fourth 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 Jessica as she discusses the importance of proper nutrition. The Low Down […]

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Wild Edibles

Today is the third 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 Brand Partnerships & Sponsorship Team Leader Annie as she discusses wild edible plants. […]

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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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“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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The Retreat Road Trip

We had such an amazing time during the Hike Like A Woman retreat. It was a trip of a lifetime. Ambassador Annie shares her thoughts and tells a great narative of how things went. The Retreat Roat Trip #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet Butterflies in my stomach doesn’t even begin to describe how I felt. My […]

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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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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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The first mile

– The first mile #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet The first time I set out to summit a mountain, our group had decided on an alpine start, meaning that we woke at 2:45 a.m. – in the morning – and were setting out hiking by 3:30 a.m. It was a late July morning, and there wouldn’t […]

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Grieving in nature

Nature is a one of the great comforters for me. It is somewhere I can go to meditate and collect my thoughts. Ambassador Deirdre talks about how going into nature helped while she coped with the loss of two friends. Grieving in nature #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet “As long as I can I will look […]

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The One Word That’s Saved My Life

If you’re tired. If you’re burned out. If you’re stressed out. If you have too much on your plate. Or too many things to do… Today’s podcast episode is for you. I get a little personal and tell you about the past month or so around here. And how I made a decision to say […]

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Deepening into the Up

It is when we slow down and take in the scenery and what is going on around us that we truly find peace. Contributor Kristin Bornstein writes about her trek to Everest Base Camp in Nepal. Kristin overcame nerves, and the steepness slowed her down so she could really look deep inside herself as she […]

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Meet Jaime

Meet Jaime. Jaime is a hiker, an entrepreneur and founder of the clothing company, Hike It Off. She’s also amazing. Today on the show we talk about a hiking accident that changed her life and completely altered the direction it was headed. Enjoy the show! Find Jaime here: http://hikeitoffclothing.com/ Sponsors & Such: Every Saturday you can tune […]

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Do You Ever Feel Like An Imposter?

Do you ever feel like an imposter? Do you ever scroll through your Instagram feed and think, “wow, there’s so much epic beauty and badassery in the outdoor community…there’s no way that I could ever measure up.” Well, you’re not the only one. Today on the show we’re talking about Imposter Syndrome and how those […]

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Quality time with dad on the trail

Mara here. My father taught me so much about what it is to be an outdoorsy woman, and I will always treasure that. Contributor Amber Vaillancourt talks about spending quality time with her father on the trail and what hiking with her father means to her. Quality time with dad on the trail #HikeLikeAWoman Click […]

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Letting go of mistakes and taking the experience as a whole

Do you put pressure on yourself to be perfect? Contributor Aubrey Moore talks about how she learned to take the experience as a whole rather than keeping score on what she did right and what she did wrong. Letting go of mistakes and taking the experience as a whole #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet Pressure. If […]

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The Kindness Rocks Project – Not So Kind to the Environment?

**NOTE** We’ve turned off comments on this post. If you’re fired up because we don’t like to see painted rocks in wilderness areas please check out our pals over at Leave No Trace for their guidance on outdoor ethics. Spreading joy by leaving encouraging messages for others to happen upon sounds like something wonderful. The […]

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How To Deal With Critics

“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who […]

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How To Get Up When You Fall

Today’s podcast episode is weird. It’s just me rambling on and on about an experience that I had this week. I don’t know why I’m sharing it with you. But I do know that I had to share it because it’s been nagging me all night long. I couldn’t sleep. I kept thinking about it. […]

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Hitting the Wave

Not all backcountry permits are easy to come by. And some are really, really hard to get. Contributor Cynthia Grizzle wrights about about scoring highly coveted permits to hike The Wave in Arizona. Hiking The Wave #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet You have to literally win the lottery to visit The Wave, but it is worth […]

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No Questions: The Real World (Lack of) Curiosity about My Hike

I’ve have always been amazed at thru-hikers. And I would relish sitting down and discussing what it was like spending six months on the trail. But to the non-hiker, or non thru-hiker they may not know how to respond to the enthusiasm of thu-hiker. Contributor Rachael Leahy thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail and had confusion on […]

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Finding BFFs through HLAW

Mara here and we just got back from the first Hike Like A Woman retreat. I cannot put into words how much I enjoyed this time with friends I have met through HLAW, but I will try to explain the feelings I had for you guys. Finding BFFs through HLAW #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet People […]

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