Capitol Reef NP – Adventures of Two HLAW Ambassador

Mara here. Boy, am I jealous that Hike Like A Woman’s Jill and April were able to get together. And not only did they get together, they got together in Utah! Jill writes about their adventure. Capitol Reef NP ~ Adventures of Two HLAW Ambassador: when 2 worlds collide #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet Capitol Reef […]

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Why You Need a Girls Weekend in Wyoming

This post is sponsored by Wyoming Tourism. All thoughts and opinions remain my own. Rebecca here. I know, it’s been a while. I’ve taken the month off of Hike Like A Woman because of this little (I mean, huge terrifying, overwhelming) new thing in my life but I’m back! So let’s talk about why you […]

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What I Learned From Cheryl Strayed

I feel like part of being human is dealing with the ebb and flow of life. There’s a cycle of stress followed by calm. There’s chaos followed by order. There’s disappointment followed by good news. Failure followed by success. Last night I attended a lecture given by Cheryl Strayed at the University of Wyoming. Her […]

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Jenny’s Epic Side Hustle

Can you believe that we’re already at episode 66 of the podcast? I’m thrilled to have Jenny Owens on the podcast today. On today’s show we get to know Jenny and learn more about her start-up or as she put it, her “side hustle” — CampRents. CampRents is an online gear rental program coming live […]

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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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Made in Alaska

Meet Heather. Heather is an Alaskan woman, foodie, outdoor enthusiast and entrepreneur. She is also the founder of Heather’s Choice, a company that makes wholesome and delicious backpacking meals. Today on the podcast we chat about Heather’s goal to put healthy, delicious food in your pack. If you’ve ever looked into a steaming bag of […]

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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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Hitchhiking with Diane

Meet Diane Vukovic. Diane is an American woman who left the United States to make her home in Serbia. She’s raising a young daughter and navigating the world of handicap-accessible outdoor adventures with her partner. Diane is a vegan, a hitchhiker, a mother and a blogger and you can learn more about her on her […]

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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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An Open Letter To The Outdoor Industry

Hi Everyone, Rebecca here with a few thoughts on today’s podcast all about the outdoor industry. If you’ve been following along on our social media channels and blog you might have noticed that last week I was in Salt Lake City, Utah at the Outdoor Retailer Show. It was my first time to attend and […]

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When 12 Miles Isn’t Enough: Dispatch from the CDT

This post isn’t sponsored but it does contain a few affiliate links. We love it when you shop through them because the few pennies that we earn from each sale help keep HLAW up and running. Thank you! When 12 Miles Isn’t Enough: Dispatch from the #CDT @hikelikeawoman #thatsWY #wyomingtourism Click To Tweet A few […]

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Sandra Fights Postpartum Depression

Meet Sandra. Sandra is the Mormon mother of 4 children who comes clean in this podcast episode about her struggles with postpartum depression and how a ride on her husband’s bicycle changed her life, gave her confidence and helped her cope with 4 young children. If you’re a mother I encourage you to listen to […]

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New Paths With Karo

Meet Karo. Karo is a Polish hiker currently living in Germany. Karo is a backpacker, an educator in the online outdoor community and she is passionate about connecting people with the outdoors and teaching them skills and knowledge.  Karo’s motto is, “old paths – new adventures.” I think you will find her inspiring and fun […]

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Hiking With Chardonnay

Meet Chardonnay Elsye Walker is a thru-hiker who goes by the trail name Chardonnay. Currently, she is going after her Triple Crown, right now and we were so excited to get to talk with her. If you’re not familiar with that term, the Triple Crown is recognition of a hiker who completes the Pacific Crest […]

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Eating Cheese With Nicole

We’ve partnered with REI to show the world that outdoor women are indeed a #ForceOfNature. Nicole is one such woman and I think you’re going to love our conversation today! Meet Nicole Atkins. I actually discovered Nicole through an awesome article that she wrote abut sex in the outdoors and I fell in love with […]

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Trekking With Marinel

Meet Marinel de Jesus. Marinel is a trekker, an explorer, an advocate for women in the outdoors and passionate about supporting small business in areas of the world that are frequented by Western travelers. Marinel is also spearheading the film, Don’t Date A Girl Who Treks and we’re super excited to support this project. You can […]

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Real Life In Banff

Meet Meghan. Meghan is a writer, an explorer, a mother who lives in beautiful Banff. Meghan is also very honest about how she balances her busy schedule. If you’re the kind of person who struggles to balance and manage your life I think you’ll find this interview to be very refreshing. You can find Meghan […]

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Luxury Adventuring With Liz

Meet Liz with @Latitude38Tours on the @HikeLikeAWoman #podcast Click To Tweet Meet Liz Galloway. Liz is the owner of Latitude Thirty Eight, a company that provides urban luxury adventuring through pop-up camps. Her business is so unique that I knew she needed to be on the show. You can learn more at www.latitudethirtyeight.com. Enjoy our conversation. […]

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Diversity In The Outdoors With Melissa

  Diversity In The Outdoors With @chasquimom on the @hikelikeawoman #podcast Click To Tweet Meet Melissa Avery. Melissa is a California-based outdoor writer and busy Mom who is passionate about her family history and sharing the message of diversity in the outdoors. In our conversation, you’ll get a sneak peak into Melissa’s fascinating life and learn […]

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On The Road With Jess

Meet Jess Curren. Jess is a Mom, a writer, an amazing photographer and she does it all from an Airstream trailer as she travels the country with her family. If you’ve ever dreamed of living a nomadic lifestyle or hitting the road you’re going to love our conversation. You can find Jess at www.currentlywandering.com. Meet […]

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The Truth About Anorexia With Alexandra

Meet Alexandra. Alexandra is a student, a hiker and an outdoor woman who is very honest about her struggle with the eating disorder Anorexia Nervosa. I’m not going to lie, this was a hard interview to prepare for, a hard interview to record and a hard interview to edit because sometimes it’s challenging to talk about […]

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Hiking With Chardonnay

People tease me about buying boxed wine because it has a hiker on the box. Having a glass of wine to celebrate an epic hike is awesome. Welcome chardonnay to the blog today and find out where she gets her trail name from. Hiking With Chardonnay #HikeLikeAWoman Click To Tweet From time to time people […]

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Singing Through A Storm With Jami

Meet Jami Savage. Jami is a Canadian adventurer who went from indoor Mom to outdoor Mom and redefined motherhood and her children’s lives. Jami is also an incredible storyteller and her interview is full of true and honest tales of challenges and triumphs. You can find her on her website at Adventure Awaits. Enjoy! 2:30 […]

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Balancing Life And The Outdoors With Alyssa

Meet Alyssa Erickson. Alyssa is a skier, hiker, runner and homeschooling Mom who makes outdoor adventures a priority for her family. In this interview, Alyssa shares some of her thoughts on what it means to be an outdoor family and how she balances it all. You can learn more about Alyssa on her website at www.kidproject.org. […]

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The Clueless Wanderer Magretha Palepale

Meet Magretha Palepale. Mo is a hiker, mountain biker, blogger and advocate for women in the outdoors. In this interview Mo gives some great advice on balancing work with fun. You can find Mo at https://thecluelesswandererblog.com/, and Adventure Some Women. You can also read her thoughts on the interview here & an interview that she did with […]

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An Outdoor Mama of 4: Stephanie Harper

Meet Stephanie Harper. Stephanie is a writer, a wife, a mother an outdoor enthusiast and a lifelong learner. You can learn more about Stephanie on her website at Raising Kids Wild. You can listen to our interview right here and check out our show notes below. Enjoy! Meet Stephanie, with @RaisingKidsWild today on the @hikelikeawoman […]

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A Backpacking Trip Like No Other

If winter has got you down don’t worry, we’re here to take your mind away from the cold, and the snow for just a few minutes. Please welcome Whitney to the blog today with a report from a backpacking trip to the Sierra Nevada, thanks Whitney for sharing this adventure with us. A #Backpacking Trip […]

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The Grand Canyon Rim-To-Rim

The Grand Canyon, one of the most amazing places on earth! I’m so excited to have Jill on the website today with a confession, about her reluctance to hike the Grand Canyon rim-to-rim with her husband. I appreciate her honesty and wit as she shares her experience. If you’ve ever been reluctant about tackling a […]

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Backpacking with the Bugs

I’m excited to have the amazing Mara on the blog today with a little story about when flies came buzzing into her backpacking trip causing quite the stir. Have you ever had to cope with bugs on a backpacking trip? #backpacking with the bugs @hikelikeawoman #teamHLAW Click To Tweet I absolutely love backpacking, but at […]

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14 Backpacking Tips You Need For Your Next Trip

A few weeks ago I went backpacking with a few friends. In the group we had several experienced backpackers and several novice backpackers. Some of us hadn’t been backpacking since having kids, so we had to dust off our packs and dig out our water filters. Because our group was so diverse I published a packing […]

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The Truth About Fear in the Outdoors

The Truth About #Fear in the #Outdoors @hikelikeawoman Click To Tweet When I was a tween my favorite movie was Iron Will. It’s sappy, feel-good, Disney movie about a teenage boy who enters a dog sled race hoping to win money and save his mother’s farm. One particular quote from this movie became my mantra […]

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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 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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