TrailblazerGirl finds the most interesting gear and amazing getaways for adventurous women who love the outdoors. Three new finds are posted most every weekday. Hey, sometimes even the guys like what we find, and we hope you like them too. So far, we've shared over 2,400 incredible finds!

HYDAWAY Bottle

June 29, 2016

Got a pocket? Then you have the space for the HYDAWAY bottle! So many reusable water bottles out there, but this one is unique. First off, it’s collapsible to only 1¼”! Second, when it’s fully expanded, it has a cute Tweedledee (or Tweedledum!) shape to it, allowing it to fit in most vehicle cup holders. […]

Mystery Ranch Java Daypack

June 29, 2016

Look no further for your urban daypack! The Java Daypack from the folks at Mystery Ranch is an outstanding choice for your urban and travel needs. This is a top notch brand that made a name for itself in designing specialty packs for the military and Special Forces, so you know that this is a […]

Dirty Girl Mud Run

June 29, 2016

Various dates and location in 2016. For those times when you want to get dirty with just the girls, there’s Dirty Girl Mud Run! They lay claim to being the world’s largest women’s only mud run. This is a 3.1 mile, muddy event with 10-14 obstacles like the “Get a Grip” rope climb or the […]

Stream2Sea Conscious Explorer Kit

June 28, 2016

Protect you AND protect the planet. Our eco-conscious friends at Stream2Sea create skin care products with all natural ingredients that are biodegradable and tested safe for fish and coral larvae. You can feel good about using their products. The Conscious Explorer Kit provides you with a sampling of everything you will need for your next […]

Edward & Sons Snacks

June 28, 2016

Specialty, healthy crackers that won’t leave you feeling deprived. Edward & Sons is a vegetarian company that prefers “simple, wholesome, minimally processed ingredients crafted by artisans to achieve great taste without artificial enhancements.” We tried their Unsalted Plain Brown Rice Snaps and their Purple Rice and Black Sesame Exotic Rice Toast. Both items have a […]

John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park

June 28, 2016

Do you know the first undersea park in the United States? It’s John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park in Key Largo, Florida, established in 1963. Home to the only living coral reef in the continental United States, snorkelers and divers will enjoy the colorful fish and sea creatures found in the clear turquoise waters of […]

Primizie Thick Cut Crispbreads

June 27, 2016

Tasty, tasty! Primizie Thick Cut Crispbreads are hand-cut crispbreads that are grilled then crisped for a delicious crunch. Made in America but inspired by Italy, they’re a cross between a thick, pita-like chip and a cracker and are appetizing on their own or with a healthy hummus spread or cheese. Savory flavors include: Italian Herb, […]

Body Glide For Her and Foot

June 27, 2016

Be free of chafing and blisters! Our friends at Body Glide have a solution with their balms designed especially for us TrailblazerGirls and for our feet. For Her has a vitamin enriched formula that can be applied to your inner thighs, under your arms or around your sports bra, anywhere that chafing may occur. The […]

Country Girl Half Marathon and 10K

June 27, 2016

Coming September 25, 2016. This one’s for y’all! The Country Girl Half Marathon and 10K in Portland, Oregon is a fun, timed race for all you country gals! An out and back course from the historic Kliever Memorial Armory is fast and flat, making it a good first half marathon or personal best race. Views […]

Modom Shark Leash

June 24, 2016

No, it’s not a leash for a shark. Modom Shark Leash is a surf leash that will help protect you from sharks. You may recall that last month we featured Sharkbanz, that innovative band that uses magnetic waves to disrupt a shark’s electrical sensor thereby keeping it from biting you. The folks at Modom decided […]

Primal Island Grain Free Granola

June 24, 2016

Granola, the grain-free way! Our friends at Primal Island have created a granola that tastes delicious and fits into a gluten-free, paleo diet. You won’t miss the oats in this granola as it has plenty of organic ingredients like coconut, almonds, pecans, hazelnuts, flax seeds, and sesame seeds. With a nice mixture of flavors and […]

8 Bridges Hudson River Swim

June 24, 2016

Coming June 26, 2016. See you in the Hudson! The 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim is the longest marathon swim in the world. Starting at the Rip Van Winkle Bridge and ending at the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge – the entrance to the New York Harbor, this week-long, open water swim covers 7 stages, each ranging in […]

Skratch Labs Fruit Drops

June 23, 2016

Need carbs fast? Try Fruit Drops from Skratch Labs. During those long rides, mountain treks, or cross-country runs, you need some extra energy to keep you going. These chews provide you with essential, carb-based energy without any GI-distress or dehydration. Fruit Drops are simple gumdrop-like pieces that are flavored with real fruit and have just […]

Wondercide Natural Pet Parent Pack

June 23, 2016

Happy pet, happy TrailblazerGirl! The folks at Wondercide have developed a line of all natural products to keep you and your furry friends free of fleas, ticks and mosquitoes. With summer officially here, we are spending more time outdoors which can be a problem with flying and crawling pests and the diseases that they carry. […]

Calgary Stampede

June 23, 2016

Coming July 8, 2016. Grab your cowgirl hat and head to Canada! It’s time for the annual Calgary Stampede, a 10-day event that celebrates western heritage, cultures and community spirit. Started in 1912, this popular event, attended by more than one million people each year, offers over $2 million in prize money for quintessential rodeo […]

Real Purity Deodorants

June 22, 2016

Stay fresh the natural way! Our friends at Real Purity shared their roll-on and women’s deodorant with us, and we put them through the TrailblazerGirl tests. Even with our most active (read: sweaty!) TrailblazerGirl adventures, these deodorants kept us smelling and feeling fresh. Best of all, they are free from parabens, formaldehyde-releasing preservatives, aluminum, lead, […]

Pork Barrel BBQ Bacon Jerky

June 22, 2016

Everything’s better with bacon! Boy, is that true with Pork Barrel BBQ Bacon Jerky! Having proven themselves in the pitmaster arena, the team at Pork Barrel BBQ have won many awards for their barbecue meats and sauces, and they’ve take this experience to create a more portable, any-time snack with their Bacon Jerky. In each […]

The Big Float

June 22, 2016

Coming July 10, 2016. A giant floating party! The Big Float is a celebration of Oregon’s Willamette River in Portland. Grab your inner tube, kayak, SUP, or anything that floats, plus your life jacket and take part in this 6th annual event. There will be a floating party down the river, parades, live music, food […]

SOG Dark Energy 750a

June 21, 2016

We were won over by the Dark Energy…the Dark Energy 750a rechargeable flashlight from our friends at SOG, that is! This is a compact, solid flashlight that delivers a whopping 750 lumens and has a burn time of anywhere from 105 minutes to an amazing 32 hours, depending on the light setting. The 5 settings: momentary […]

PMS Bites

June 21, 2016

Almost worth having PMS! Okay, maybe that’s a little extreme, but PMS Bites are super delicious and are aimed at making you more comfortable during that awful time of month. Moist like chocolate truffles, they are gluten free, all natural, and vegan. They come in a little box with 6 yummy bites – we had […]

Firelight Camps

June 21, 2016

No need to rough it to enjoy the outdoors. Check out Firelight Camps in Ithaca, New York. Platform tents are furnished with high thread count linens, hardwood floors, private balcony, battery-powered lanterns, mesh screens, and safari-inspired furniture. Wake up to a complementary continental breakfast before you head out to explore the Finger Lakes’ area for […]

Montiel Ex Bra

June 20, 2016

We all have those staple items in our TrailblazerGirl wardrobe. You know, the sports bra or shorts that are a no-brainers for workout days. Well, we’ve found just what you need with the Ex Bra from our friends at Montiel. A non-fussy style with criss-cross back straps make this a solid go-to sports bra that’s […]

Accutone Aquarius

June 20, 2016

Great sound and great style. The Aquarius by our friends at Accutone is an in-ear headset for smartphones. We found that it provided clear, balanced sound while listening to tunes on a recent run. It comes with 3 sizes of silicon earbuds so that you can find the best fit and comfort. Also, because it’s […]

Beach Babe Half Marathon

June 20, 2016

Coming July 17, 2016. Grab your TrailblazerGirl-friends and head to sunny California for the Beach Babe Half Marathon. This all-women’s run starts in Long Beach and takes you along the beach waterfront with beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean on both running trails and paved beach paths. Choose to run solo or as a 2-person […]