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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Adventure Through The Holidays – Go Winter Camping!

Adventure Through The Holidays – Go Winter Camping! @hikelikeawoman @mtnmamatales Click To Tweet Family legend surrounds my great-grandpa. He was a true mountain man. He could expertly navigate his long, heavy wooden skis for miles and days through the rugged Rocky Mountains. At night he’d build a shelter by lighting a huge fire on top […]

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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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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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DIY Water Bottle Lanterns

We’re trying something a little bit new with our blog content…and I think you’re gonna like it!. We’re going to explore all of tips on hiking, camping and getting outside that I can find and separate the good tips from the bad. This blog series is called “Hiking Hacks” and starting today we’ll publish a […]

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Vargo Titanium Hexagon Wood Stove (Gear Review)

I’m at that phase in my life where I prefer backpacking but it seems like I do more car camping these days. I think that it’s safe to say that I can blame it on my kids, camping is just so much easier than trying to take them backpacking. But, that doesn’t mean that I’ve given […]

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What do you think about female urinary devices? (Reader Question)

Lately, I’ve been asked a lot of questions about things like gear, equipment and hiking in general. It’s awesome, I love being able to share my thoughts. Instead of keeping the conversation confined to an email or social media conversation, I thought I’d publish a few Q&A’s here too. Today’s question comes from Susanna, that’s […]

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Why Sleepless Nights in a Tent are Worth It

Outdoor experiences and family adventures will linger as memories of sleepless nights disappear @hikelikeawoman Click To Tweet Have you ever found yourself wide awake in a tent at 3 am vowing never, ever to camp again? Early yesterday morning these blasphemous thoughts ran through my head. This is absolutely ridiculous. Every single time we camp […]

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