Exploring With Gale Straub

Meet Gale Straub. Gale is the founder of She Explores. She Explores is a website and podcast for inquisitive women in the outdoors, on the road and beyond. You can listen to our interview right here and check out our show notes below. Enjoy! Exploring with @SheExplores founder, Gale on the @hikelikeawoman podcast. Click To […]

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She Becomes a Judge. I Become a Mountain Nomad.

I’m so excited to have  Marinel de Jesus on the blog today. She is an attorney, an explore, a mountain-lover and an advocate for supporting locals in popular mountain climbing regions. This article spoke to me because we’re all climbing mountains right now, trails that will lead us epic summits~those mountains are the goals that […]

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Girls Getaway to Rocky Mountain National Park

I live just a few short hours from Rocky Mountain National Park and we go there frequently. So often in fact that I take for granted the majestic beauty of the park, the herds of elk, the excitement of Trail Ridge Road and the alpine wildflowers. When Whitney sent me this article I saw the […]

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In the Forest with Grandmother

In the Forest with Grandmother @hikelikeawoman #womenwhoinspire Click To Tweet Both of my Grandmother’s died when I was young and I’ve always wondered what I could have learned from them had I known them as an adult. When Maiu shared this beautiful video with me I couldn’t wait to share it with you. It’s a glimpse […]

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From 0-100 Miles. How Each Step Transformed Me.

From 0-100 Miles. How Each Step Transformed Me. @hikelikeawoman #womenwhoinspire Click To Tweet Please welcome Jordan to the website today with a tales of transformation and a story of determination. Reading her story hit close to home for me…how often do we fight against feelings of insecurity? Too often. Jordan’s story will leave you smiling, […]

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Meet Dawn (#womenwhoinspire)

Meet Dawn {#womenwhoinspire) @hikelikeawoman Click To Tweet Please welcome #teamHLAW’s Michelle to the website today with a #womenwhoinspire interview. I think you’re gonna find the interview not just inspiring but real, honest and refreshing. ~~~ Meet Dawn Eipeldauer, one of the hardest hiking women I know. She never gives up, hikes through the pain, does […]

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The Memorial Day Run & March

The Memorial Day Run & March @hikelikeawoman #Veterans Click To Tweet As an Army Veteran, some of the best memories of my time in service were those pre-dawn hours when I got to walk with my rucksack down a lonely dirt road or trail. I did a lot of ruck marching as a soldier for […]

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The Thousand Year Flood

My husband and I spent most of the summer of 2013 in Estes Park, Colorado. We used the old, hand-built family cabin as a base camp to hike and map the area to write trail guides. When crazy wet weather hit that autumn we were home in Wyoming but our thoughts were back in Colorado, […]

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What’s Your Story?

Lately I’ve been stuck in a funk. I finished writing and published my two e-books, How To Hike When You’re Pregnant & How To Hike With Kids. Both books took years to write and the whole writing, editing and publishing process was a good challenge for me. Putting myself out there for rejection and criticism […]

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Meet Tina, Yvonne, Anna, Kristin & Milka.

I hope that you’ve enjoyed reading about #teamHLAW as much as I have. We have some exciting things in the works and are busy brainstorming blog and google hangout topics so if there’s anything you’d like to see us talk about here please let us know. With this group of women I can assure you […]

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Meet Kate (#womenwhoinspire)

I have to admit. I’m a bit of a book nerd. Okay, fine. Some I’m a huge geek! When I read about author Kate Dyer-Seeley I had to have her on as part of our #womenwhoinspire series. If you’re a writer (or just publish a blog full of grammatical errors like me!) I think you’ll […]

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Meet Ruby #womenwhoinspire

A Woman’s Guide to the Wild: Your Complete Outdoor Handbook by Ruby McConnell. This book is awesome! @hikelikeawoman http://amzn.to/1ScMBiF Click To Tweet It’s been quiet around here. I’ve spent most of the month working in Korea (more about my adventures there coming soon). But, spending so much time on airplanes this month meant that I […]

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Meet Bobbie (#womenwhoinspire)

Meet Bobbie (#womenwhoinspire) Click To Tweet The strangest thing about being a blogger is making friends with people who you have never met before. It honestly feels like I have known Bobbie a long time. She’s been a lot of fun interacting with on our Hike Like A Woman facebook page and through Just Trails […]

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Meet Anna (#womenwhoinspire)

Meet Anna, a writer, photographer and outdoor woman! @hikelikeawoman #womenwhoinspire Click To Tweet I think sometimes I take things for granted, especially when it comes to leading a physically active life. Like most of the women who I have interviewed for our #womenwhoinspire series I met Anna when she joined our goal-setting group. Her story […]

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Meet Ruth (#womenwhoinspire)

Meet Ruth! #womenwhoinspire @hikelikeawoman Click To Tweet You know what’s crazy? The moment when you realize that your blog has a large and amazing international following! About a month ago I “met” Ruth on our Summit: Goal-Setting Group. She just happens to live in Pretoria, South Africa, how amazing is that! Shortly after being introduced […]

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Meet Mary Beth (#womenwhoinspire)

In December I knew that I needed some inspiration. I knew that I needed to surround myself with a group of women who could motivate me and push me to reach my goals, that’s why I started the Summit goal-setting group. But launching it was really hard, I wasn’t sure if anyone would want to […]

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Meet Melissa (#womenwhoinspire)

Meet Melissa! I “met” Melissa a few weeks ago when she joined our Summit Goal Setting Group. Instantly I was impressed with her enthusiasm and drive to set big goals. But I knew that I had to interview her as soon as I read a blog post she wrote called, A letter to my daughter: […]

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Meet Angela (#womenwhoinspire)

Next up in our @hikelikeawoman #womenwhoinspire blog series, meet Angela! Founder of @NWHealthyMama Click To Tweet Several months ago I “met” Angela online. She had started the website, NW Healthy Mama around the same time that I launched the Hike Like A Woman Blog. She asked if I’d write a guest post, which I happily did […]

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Meet Laura (#womenwhoinspire)

Since starting the Summit Goal Setting Group I have been amazed and inspired by how many incredible women are part of our small but awesome community. I’ve been so inspired that I’m starting a new blog series. I’m calling it ‘Women Who Inspire’ and every Monday I plan to feature an interview from one amazing […]

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An interview with the Top Goat {Molly Ward} – Part 2 #womenwhoinspire

This is the second part of an interview with my friend and all around amazing woman, Molly who owns Mountain Goat Instructional Design in Bozeman, Montana. If you tuned in yesterday Molly talked about the important connection between children, science and our natural world. Today’s interview dives into a few trail-friendly activities with kids that […]

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Women Who Inspire Us

Lately I’ve been thinking about the word inspire. I’ve also been thinking about who inspires me. Who makes me want to be a better person? Who makes me want to learn something new?   Who makes me want to challenge myself? Who motivates me to schlep my kids up bigger and bigger mountains? Who makes […]

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