Australian Butterfly Sanctuary

May 22, 2018

What has no mouth and tastes with its feet? A butterfly! And you can see over 2,000 butterflies at the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary! They have the largest butterfly flight aviary and exhibit in the Southern Hemisphere. The warm, tropical climate of the Kuranda rainforest village is just what these exotic creatures thrive in. Enjoy a complementary […]

Living Libations Chocolate

May 21, 2018

A different kind of chocolate. Our friends at Living Libations have made what they describe as a “Beauty Bar” – a bar of unroasted cacao beans with added ingredients like botanical herbs and superfoods that bring out the “beauty of a bite well savored”. By not cooking and processing the cacao bean, all the healthy […]

Birdworld Kuranda

May 21, 2018

An ornithophiles dream! Yes, bird lovers will go wild for Birdworld Kuranda. Their home is the Australian rainforest village of Kuranda Heritage Markets, the perfect setting for this collection of almost 60 native and exotic species of colorful Amazonian macaws, South American conures, cockatoos, lorikeets, Alexandrine Parrots (pictured above), and more. If you are lucky, […]

Airwheel E3

May 18, 2018

E-bike in a bag?! The Airwheel E3 is a mini folding electric bike that can fit in a backpack. It has a lightweight aluminum alloy frame and a removable, rechargeable battery with a total weight of 27.6 pounds. The battery can be charged in 2.5-3.5 hours and doubles as a USB charging power bank. Reaching top speeds of […]

Kuranda Koala Gardens

May 18, 2018

Who could resist these cuddly creatures! The Kuranda Koala Gardens is one of the few places in the world where you can hold a koala. Yes, we said hold, as in snuggle with one of, if not THE cutest animal in Australia! Located in the village of Kuranda, a picturesque retreat surrounded by World Heritage […]

Milk + Sass Macaron for Hair

May 17, 2018

They look pretty enough to eat! But these macarons are not a tasty treat for your mouth but actually a treat for your hair. The folks at Milk + Sass have created a fun hairbrush and mirror compact in the form of their Macaron for Hair. This travel-friendly kit is not just a pretty face […]

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

May 17, 2018

The best way to see the oldest continually surviving topical rainforest on earth. The Skyrail Rainforest Cableway smoothly glides you over the canopy of this Wet Tropics World Heritage Area just outside of downtown Cairns, Australia. The 6-person gondolas continuous run the 7.5 km from the Smithfield Terminal, making 2 stops, and ending at Kuranda village. Be […]

My Trail Hike Pants

May 16, 2018

Summer’s just around the corner, so it’s time to start thinking about hiking! And we have the perfect pants for you! It’s no surprise that with a name like My Trail, this Boulder company will have what you need to enjoy the trails. Their Women’s Hike Pants have a comfortable fit that lends itself well […]

Ocean Freedom Upolu Cay Reef & Outer Edge Upolu Reef Tour

May 16, 2018

No trip to Straya is complete without a visit to the Great Barrier Reef! And the best way to see it is to take a boat out and get in the water. Our friends at Cairns Premier Reef and Island Tours have a tour that showcases the beauty of this UNESCO World Heritage site with […]

Mill Creek Biotene H-24 Shampoo and Conditioner

May 15, 2018

Hair thinning? Then treat yourself to Mill Creek Biotene H-24 Shampoo and Conditioner! With all natural ingredients like biotin, keratin protein, nucleic acids and cysteine, your hair and scalp are provided with the essential ingredients to promote healthy hair as well as encourage thicker hair and hair growth. The shampoo has a mild, soap scent and […]

Voyages Field of Light Star Pass by Camel

May 15, 2018

An all around magical experience! The Australian outback is awash with color; add to that, viewing of the imposing and impressive Uluru and Kata Tjuta atop friendly camels, and finish with a unique, glowing, outdoor art installation, and “magical” is most definitely an understatement! The Field of Light Star Pass by Camel from our friends at […]

Superfeet Trailblazer Insoles

May 14, 2018

Insoles designed especially for women (and a pretty great name, to boot!). The Trailblazer Insoles from our friends at Superfeet seem like they are tailor made to fit our needs. Aimed at hikers, though perfectly fine for your running/walking shoes as well, these insoles help to stabilize your feet on uneven ground thanks to a […]

Scenic World

May 14, 2018

The best way to see the Blue Mountains! Our friends at Scenic World have created quite the experience in this UNESCO World Heritage listed wilderness area. The Blue Mountains, named for the blue tinge in the air thanks to the evaporating eucalyptus oil from the abundant eucalyptus trees, cover one million hectares (3,861 square miles) of tall […]

Mother’s Day 5K

May 11, 2018

Coming May 13, 2018. Here’s to Mom! This Sunday is Mother’s Day, so do something active with Mom this year and sign up for the Mother’s Day 5K. Sponsored by KC Express, this chip-timed race is Kansas City’s only race by women for women. Up to 3,500 women and girls take to the tree-lined course […]

Promo Code at HEX

May 11, 2018

PROMO CODE ALERT … We recently introduced you to HEX, that fantastic eco friendly, biodegradable laundry detergent, and our friends there have created a special promo code just for TrailblazerGirl readers. They are kindly offering a 15% discount off your total order through the end of the year (exp 12/31/2018). Just enter trailblazergirl in the coupon […]

Sydney Living Museums

May 11, 2018

Fascinating history, colonial homesteads, London’s Royal Mint, lush gardens, quaint shops, cops and criminals. Just a few of the things you’ll see when you visit the Sydney Living Museums, a collection of 12 diverse museums, historic houses, and gardens. In central Sydney, visit the World Heritage-listed Hyde Park Barracks Museum (pictured above); study the history of […]

DetraPel

May 10, 2018

Protects everything from everything. Big statement from the folks at DetraPel…and it does live up to it! In these small blue bottles is a solution that acts as an invisible coat of armor. It fights off dirt, water, and other liquids, keeping your shoes, clothing, hats, backpacks, upholstery, carpet, and furniture free of stains. Huzzah! The […]

Taronga Zoo Sydney

May 10, 2018

The wild side of Sydney! Just a quick 12 minute ferry ride from downtown to across the harbour takes you to an animal paradise. A visit to the Taronga Zoo Sydney promises a day filled with over 4,000 animals from over 350 species, including Australia’s finest from the animal kingdom – koalas, kangaroos, platypus, echidna, […]

HEX

May 9, 2018

Don’t mask it, get rid of it…the stink that is! Our friends at HEX have developed a laundry detergent that is specially designed to eliminate the stinky, sweaty, griminess that is in our work out clothes. Their special formulation doesn’t hide the funk with nice smelling fragrances, it actually deep cleans your clothes, especially our […]

Sydney Harbour Hop On Hop Off

May 9, 2018

See Sydney by the sea! Hop on board Captain Cook Cruises’ Hop On Hop Off Sydney Harbour Explorer to enjoy the second largest harbour in the world. The ships are double hull catamaran style and are smooth sailing. They offer 5 ferry routes, up to 80 convenient departures each day, and stops at 12 tourist […]

Getaway Time!

April 25, 2018

We’re on another voyage to foreign lands to seek out fun getaways and new gear. We’ll be back in a few weeks to share our outdoor adventures with you and to continue to bring you more amazing, fun outdoor gear, getaways and events.

Razor Turbo Jetts

April 24, 2018

Why should kids have all the fun?! With Razor Turbo Jetts, you can wheel around with an electric powered motor. Strap Turbo Jetts to your regular sneakers, push your heel down which engages the motor, and get ready to take off at speeds of up to 10 mph! The rechargeable battery will allow for up […]

Midtown Beef Jerky

April 24, 2018

Jerky is the ideal snack for active TrailblazerGirls, and we’ve found a tasty one in Midtown Beef Jerky. Their tagline is Freshness + Quality = Awesome. We think that’s a pretty accurate description of this small batch artisan jerky. They offer 3 flavors, and here’s our take on them. Peppered has it all going on: smoky, savory, […]

¡Fiesta 5K Olé!

April 24, 2018

Coming May 5, 2018. Seattle’s biggest outdoor Cinco De Mayo event! It’s the ¡Fiesta 5K Olé! This 5K fun run takes you through the Capitol Hill area of Seattle, hipster central and the city’s LGBTQ hub. Following the race, participants get free entry into the Food Truck Festival Beer Garden and Concert, one free beer, a t-shirt, […]