Grass Sticks

March 24, 2017

Bamboo is not just for pandas! Grass Sticks are ski poles crafted out of bamboo. They are super lightweight yet super strong, plus they look really awesome! The folks at Grass Sticks describe bamboo as having the tensile strength of steel and a compressive strength greater than concrete, and they back up their poles with a […]


Swany Legend II Mittens and LaPosh Gloves

March 24, 2017

Heading for the snow? Then you must take the Legend II Mittens or the LaPosh Gloves (or both!) with you! Our friends at Swany are experts at gloves and mittens for skiers and snowboarders alike. If you’re a mitten person, go with the Legend II, a mitten with a novel twist. As part of the Toaster […]


SheJumps Alpine Finishing School

March 24, 2017

Coming April 15 and 22, 2017. Think you’re too old for finishing school? Not this one! It’s the SheJumps Alpine Finishing School that will polish your skills in ski mountaineering at Revelstoke in Beautiful British Columbia, Canada. This is for those fit ladies with previous backcountry experience and advanced skiing abilities. Over the course of a […]


Organic Fiji

March 23, 2017

Get a feel for the island life…with Organic Fiji! The key ingredient in the rejuvenating line of products from Organic Fiji is certified organic, cold pressed, extra virgin coconut oil. This superfood for your skin works wonders on moisturizing, has anti fungal, antibacterial, and antimicrobial properties, and speeds healing of rashes, burns, and open wounds. It all began with […]


Power Practical Products

March 23, 2017

Jazz up your tent on your next camping trip! Power Practical has created the coolest lighting solutions that will make you the envy of everyone who sees them. Luminoodle is a portable, flexible, waterproof rope of LED lights that can be attached to anything using these innovative Velcro ties, slider magnets, and an end, utility […]


Tiny House Village at Mt. Hood

March 23, 2017

So cute and well…tiny! It’s the Tiny House Village at Mt. Hood, your chance to stay overnight in your very own tiny house set in a forest just outside of Portland, Oregon. Each tiny house has a name and distinct personality, such as Savannah who “radiates Southern charm and tackles the world with kindness” and sleeps 3 or […]


Hidrate Spark 2.0

March 22, 2017

Be smart with this smart water bottle! The Hidrate Spark 2.0 is your new best friend in helping you to stay hydrated throughout the day. With a free app that you download to your phone, you enter data such as age, weight, height, gender, and general activity level to create a baseline hydration goal specific […]


NRS H2Core Lightweight Zip-Neck Shirt

March 22, 2017

Designed with “ultimate utility” in mind. The H2Core Lightweight Zip-Neck Shirt is an outstanding example of how NRS is all about enhancing your experiences on the water. The H2Core series of clothing is described as the first and only layering system designed specifically for paddlers with friction free zones under the arms to ensure comfortable paddling and rowing […]


Baffin Island: Polar Bears and Glaciers with AdventureWomen

March 22, 2017

Coming August 14, 2017. Here’s one for the bucket list. Join AdventureWomen for their Baffin Island: Polar Bears and Glaciers tour. Baffin Island, the largest island in Canada, is located in the far northern territory of Nunavut and is home to polar bears, caribou, Arctic fox, Arctic hare, Arctic wolf and bowhead whale. The 7-day itinerary […]


Riverdance Soapworks

March 21, 2017

Your multipurpose outdoor body care solution! Our friends at Riverdance Soapworks have some fantastic products that are hand crafted in Washington State that will be your one stop answer when you’re doing your TrailblazerGirl thing. When hiking, The Other Walking Stick will serve as your insect repellent and antibacterial and deodorant and moisturizer and more. It comes in […]


The Ultimate Hiker’s Gear Guide

March 21, 2017

Whatever your style of hiking or level of experience, this is the book for you. The Ultimate Hiker’s Gear Guide, Second Edition by Andrew Skurka has a wealth of information from this accomplished, award-winning, adventure athlete, speaker, guide, and writer. He provides you with practical advice on everything from clothing (e.g., the Core 13) to […]


Tofino Expeditions’ Kayaking Venice and the Laguna

March 21, 2017

Coming September 12 and September 25, 2017. A unique way to see the beautiful city of Venice. Check out Tofino Expedition’s Kayaking Venice and the Laguna, a 10-day adventure in this city well-known for its canals. Sea kayaks will be used to explore the protected waters of this UNESCO World Heritage Site, visiting the various sestieri (districts) […]


Give’r Quitters

March 20, 2017

Time to chill! After a long day of TrailblazerGirl adventuring, you deserve to take it easy with the Quitters from our friends at Give’r. The Give’r logo is the skyline of the Tetons where they’re based with a philosophy that “promotes a lifestyle fueled by passion, purpose, challenge and adventure”. They offer accessories and clothing for the […]


Yumbutter

March 20, 2017

We all know about peanut butter and almond butter, but you gotta try Yumbutter! These delicious potions (yes, what a cute name!) go beyond the typical nut butters with the addition of superfoods like chia, hemp seeds, goji berry powder, and probiotic cultures. Choose from 6 yummy flavors that are all vegan, non–GMO, gluten free, dairy […]


Skagit Valley Tulip Festival

March 20, 2017

Coming April 2017. Happy first day of Spring! Celebrate Spring with the beauty of millions of colorful flowers at the Tulip Festival in Washington’s Skagit Valley. This area, just about an hour north of Seattle, is awash with blooms in April (though some of the daffodils are starting to peak out right now). The local tulip growers […]


ViewSPORT T-Shirt

March 17, 2017

Sometimes it’s good to sweat! The unique t-shirts from ViewSPORT have a cool (or maybe we should say hot!) feature. As you workout and sweat, the patent pending Sweat Activated Technology reveals motivational words that are hidden when the shirt is dry. The harder you work out (or the more you sweat), the clearer the message, and […]


Blum Naturals Daily Pro Age Towelettes

March 17, 2017

Skip the soap. Wash away the dirt and grime (and waterproof make up) of the day with the Daily Pro Age Towelettes from our friends at Blum Naturals. These soft towelettes are infused with natural and organic botanicals, are paraben-free, and free of any kind of synthetic preservatives. A key ingredient is the organic grape seed extract, […]


Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K

March 17, 2017

Coming April 2, 2017. Happy St. Patrick’s Day! When you’re done celebrating today with your best green outfit and green beer, you can make it last a little longer with the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K in a couple of weeks. Head to the Windy City for a fun race that is known as the […]


TriggerPoint 36″ CORE Roller

March 16, 2017

Get your roll on…as long as it’s with the CORE Roller from our friends at TriggerPoint! Feel those sore, tight muscles roll away as you use this solid foam roller with its special GRID pattern technology. The three dimensional surface of the roller promotes blood flow to increase circulation and enhance mobility, resulting in more oxygen and nutrients […]


Kiehl’s Calendula & Aloe Soothing Hydration Masque

March 16, 2017

Treat your skin to a masque! The latest awesome product from our friends at Kiehl’s is the Calendula and Aloe Soothing Hydration Masque. And it is both soothing and hydrating just as its name says. It’s no small wonder with a formulation with key ingredients like calendula, aloe, and chamomile and lemon essential oils. Don’t have time […]


Eye Spy A Home In The Sky

March 16, 2017

Coming March 30, 2017. Sleep with one of the best views of London right outside your window. Not just any view, but a view from the London Eye…in one of the capsules of the London Eye! Yes, it’s a contest from TripAdvisor Rentals to spend the night in your own private glass room, decorated by […]


Blinder MINI Niner

March 15, 2017

New products from Knog, our favorite Aussie global lighting and cycling accessories friends! The Blinder MINI Range includes 3 options: Dot (a single powerful LED), Niner (an array of 9 LEDs), and Chippy (Chips on Board technology giving a panel of light). We tested the Niner, and we’re happy to report that Knog has another winning light! […]


Slap Bag

March 15, 2017

All you need is one hand! Slap Bag, the Simple Little Accessory Pouch, is a novel carry-all for your bike that can be opened and closed with just one hand. Yes, that’s right, you no longer have to stop to unzip your backpack or fiddle with you seat/handlebar pack to get your gel pack, energy […]


Race Across America

March 15, 2017

Coming June 13, 2017. The World’s Toughest Bicycle Race. The Race Across America, or RAAM, is an iconic race in its 35th year that traverses the continent. The race start on the west coast in Oceanside, California and travels approximately 3000 miles to the east coast, finishing in Annapolis, Maryland. Here are some impressive stats: it crosses 12 […]