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JIMMYBAR!

November 21, 2017

Birthday cake, coconut cream pie, chocolate peanut butter cup…sound good? Of course they do and best of all, these are the names of some of the JIMMYBARs that are a healthy snack or meal replacement for you on-the-go TrailblazerGirls! They are delicious and as indulgent as they sound, they have no added sugar and are […]


NATTi Bar

November 16, 2017

Like bananas? Then you are going to love NATTi Bars! Upon opening the package, you are immediately hit with a delicious, real banana smell. And it’s no wonder because they only use all-natural, pure and unprocessed whole bananas. No fillers, no artificial flavors, no preservatives, no added sugar. Just non-GMO, Cavendish bananas from Latin America, so they have […]


aTana Binghi

November 15, 2017

Functionality, fashion, and fun! Our friends at aTana have some excellent eco-conscious bags and accessories that seem tailor-made for us TrailblazerGirls. In Sanskrit, atana means “to wander”, so you can see the trend for all our adventures! The Binghi Crossbody Bag will be your go-to bag when you hit the trails and will be equally appropriate for your […]


Gutsey Bars

November 14, 2017

PROMO CODE ALERT…Healthy doesn’t have to mean bad tasting, especially when you’re talking about Gutsey Bars! This New England based company makes “bahs” the way they should be – organic, gluten free, no added sugar, no GMO’s, no soy, and paleo-friendly. The first ingredient in the Maine Bar (Coconut Cookie Dough with Cacao Nibs) and […]


Niloofar Persian Trail Mix

November 2, 2017

A new kind of trail mix! Well, new to us, but a very popular staple food in Persian homes. Persian Trail Mix or ajil, the name used in Iran, is a traditional food that is served as a gesture of hospitality with each family developing their own special mixture. Niloofar Persian Trail Mix is a yummy […]


Glade Optics Polarized Antero Shades

November 1, 2017

Finally a reasonably priced pair of sunglasses! Our friends at Glade Optics have some really great sunglasses and at prices that won’t break the bank. We chose the Antero Shades, a glamourous cross between a round and cat eye shaped frame which will flatter any face shape. The lenses are polarized and come in a variety of […]


CUROXEN First Aid Ointment

October 17, 2017

Scrapes, road rash, and cuts happen. That’s just the nature of being a TrailblazerGirl. Now, there’s a natural, organic way to treat them with CUROXEN (as in: cure + oxygen). The active homeopathic ingredients in this magic elixir are olive extract that has been oxygenated, thus amping up the antimicrobial and healing properties of this pure substance […]


ENGO Blister Prevention Patches

October 13, 2017

Blisters? Attack the source and not your feet with ENGO Blister Prevention Patches! Rather than place plasters on your skin that may be tender and sore, place them directly on the shoes that cause the blisters. Blister Prevention Patches are available in different sizes and look a little like dialogue balloons that you see in cartoons. But […]


Parrot Hydrofoil Newz

October 6, 2017

Is it a helicopter? Is it a boat? The Parrot Hydrofoil Newz is both, and it allows you to live your adventures by sky and sea! Take to the skies and reach speeds of up to 6.21 mph. Connect it via Bluetooth to your smartphone or tablet to control where you explore at a maximum range of 20 m. […]


Kinven Mosquito Repellent Bracelet

September 28, 2017

Keep mosquitoes at bay without a spray! Even though fall has hit us, there are still some of those nasty mosquitoes out and about, and our friends at Kinven have a solution for us. Their Mosquito Repellent Bracelets are infused with the highest quality lemongrass oil, geranium oil and citronella oil, providing an all natural protection […]


Hillsound Armadillo LT Gaiter

September 28, 2017

Tough like an armadillo. Yes, the aptly named Armadillo LT Gaiters from our friends at Hillsound are tough and ready to protect your feet and lower legs from the sticks, rocks, trail debris, and elements as you trek your way through your TrailblazerGirl adventures. These are well-made gaiters with a waterproof and breathable upper portion and strong, durable lower […]


Peak Sherpa Tsampa

September 27, 2017

Be at your peak with Peak Sherpa Tsampa! Never heard of Tsampa? It’s an ancient cereal made from sprouted, roasted, organic barley that is popular among the Sherpa community in the Himalayas. This is a hearty cereal that can be eaten hot or cold and has a robust flavor with a consistency similar to steel-cut oats. We […]


PARA’KITO Mosquito Repellent Gel and Sports Band

September 13, 2017

A natural and mess free way to keep mosquitoes away! The folks at PARA’KITO have a special combination of natural essential oils that they have developed along with a patented slow-release technology that help create a bubble around you, masking the scent of your breath and body so that those nasty mosquitoes can’t find you. […]


AgStandard Almonds

August 16, 2017

Nutrient dense and filled with B vitamins, almonds are a healthy and delicious snack. And the almonds from AgStandard are some of the best. Sourced from farms in Central California, the almonds are slow roasted with kiln dried almond wood for a naturally deep smokey flavor. No oils are used in the roasting process and the nuts are […]


ToughTested Ranger Noise Control Earbuds

August 15, 2017

These earbuds are tough. Actually, they are ToughTested! The Ranger model is a durable set of earbuds that is built to withstand all that you throw at them. The cords are made out of Kevlar (yes, Kevlar, as in bullet proof vests!) and a braided nylon, making them very strong. Plus they are a good 4 […]


Crunchies

August 15, 2017

Got the munchies? Get Crunchies! Crunchies are freeze dried fruit and veggies. Plain and simple…and just delicious and healthy. Nothing is added – no preservatives, sugar, nor colorings. Only the best, ripest produce is sourced directly from the farmers, and Crunchies believes in traceability so you can check exactly where the ingredients in your bag came from. For example, […]


Alpen Optics Wings Compact Binocular

August 14, 2017

All the better to see you with my dear! And see you will with the Wings Compact Binocular from our friends at Alpen Optics. We tested model #598, and we think you’ll be as impressed with them as we are. They have a magnification of 8X with high quality ED (Extra-low dispersion glass) and HD […]


Shanti Bars

August 14, 2017

A raw bar worthy of endorsement by Olympic Gold Medalist, Hope Solo! Yes, Shanti Bars are this soccer star’s performance bar of choice, and it’s easy to see why. Made with plant based proteins and a boat-load of superfoods like spirulina, chia and hemp seeds, acai, and cacao, these organic, gluten-free, vegan bars have 220-250 calories and 7-17 […]


Zero K Cooling Wipes

August 7, 2017

Keep your cool…with Zero K Cooling Wipes! For those science nerds out there, you’ll recall that zero degrees Kelvin is the coldest possible temperature, hence the name Zero K to get you in the mindset for absolute coolness. The summer sun can leave us hot and sweaty, so the Zero K disposable wipes will be just what […]


Doctor Will Bars

August 3, 2017

Boost your Will power with Doctor Will Bars! These bars are loaded with nutritious, super food ingredients that give you solid, sustained energy and no blood sugar spikes. We found them to be a moist, flavorful peanutty bar with surprising bits of pumpkin seeds, flax, coconut, cherries, cranberries, and puffed rice for a touch of crunch. […]


Birds of the Pacific Northwest

July 28, 2017

Know what an aerie is? No, not the clothing store, but in birding circles, it’s a cliffside nest, usually from a bird of prey. You can learn about this and much more with the Birds of the Pacific Northwest by renowned bird experts Tom Aversa, Richard Cannings, and Hal Opperman. This book is filled with beautiful photographs […]


Haida Gwaii: A Guide to BC’s Islands of the People

July 21, 2017

Discover the wildly rugged islands of Haida Gwaii with Dennis Horwood’s Haida Gwaii: A Guide to BC’s Islands of the People. Formerly known as Canada’s Charlotte Islands, Haida Gwaii is an isolated collection of about 150 islands and is teeming with natural beauty from the broad sand beaches to the sandstone cliffs to the temperate rainforests. Horwood poetically describes […]


Clakit StrapPack

July 20, 2017

Clip it with Clakit! The folks at Clakit have some handy accessories to make your next hiking trip more accessible. The key is their namesake product, the Clakit Clip, a patented clip system that securely attaches pouches and bags to the strap of your backpack or anything with a strap. This adjustable, plastic clip fits […]


SoLo Energy and Nutrition Bars

July 19, 2017

Oooo these are good and good for you, too! Besides the yumminess of the SoLo Energy and Nutrition bars, what sets these bars apart from others is the fact that they trigger a lower glycemic response, which translates into more steady energy and less blood sugar spikes and crashes. You may recall that glycemic index (GI) […]