hiking

Gear Beast Products

September 18, 2018

Do you have a phone? Then you really must check out all of the products from our friends at Gear Beast! We TrailblazerGirls take our phones on all our adventures whether it’s running, hiking, cycling, traveling, kayaking, or whatever, and Gear Beast has you covered with an added bonus of very reasonable prices. First off, […]

Mullerthal Trail

August 15, 2018

Within the tiny country of Luxembourg that houses one of the three official capitals of the European Union and the seat of the European Court of Justice, is a popular hiking route known as the Mullerthal Trail. Spectacular natural and cultural highlights in Luxembourg’s Little Switzerland area await along the 112 km which is composed […]

Coalatree Trailhead Adventure Pants

August 13, 2018

The perfect pants to take on all your adventures, so it’s no wonder they are called the Trailhead Adventure Pants! This award winning, highest funded technical pant out of Kickstarter from our friends at Coalatree is the whole package – a solid outdoor pant as well as a great-looking everyday pant. Four-way stretch and ripstop […]

Sonoma Cycling & Yoga Adventure Retreat with Women’s Quest

July 19, 2018

Coming October 28, 2018. Food and wine on two wheels! The folks at Women’s Quest have a 6 day getaway titled, the Sonoma Cycling and Yoga Adventure Retreat. Grab your girlfriends and head to Sonoma Valley in California for some fabulous road cycling, winery visits and education, yoga, hiking amongst the redwoods, walking the beaches, […]

Joffre Lakes Provincial Park

July 17, 2018

Instagram-worthy vistas! Located about an hour’s drive from Whistler Village in Beautiful British Columbia, Joffre Lakes Provincial Park consists of 3 turquoise, glacier-fed lakes, simply named Lower, Middle and Upper Joffre Lakes. Each one is more special than the last, and their striking, saturated blue colour is caused by “rockflour” – or glacial silt – […]

St. Maarten Nectar Bug 0%

July 16, 2018

Don’t feed the mosquitos! Get St. Maarten Nectar Bug 0% and starve those nasties. You needn’t worry about harsh chemicals, because St. Maarten Nectar uses only natural ingredients such as Sweet Almond Oil, Citronella Oil, Tea Tree Oil, and Eucalyptus. And their special formulation works. We tested their Body Oil Bug 0% and Baby Bug 0% on […]

Tuscan Hilltowns REI Women’s Adventure

July 10, 2018

Coming September 9, 2018. Andiamo! Join REI Women’s Adventure for their Tuscan Hilltowns trip, a seven-day jaunt through the Italian countryside. A small group size with a maximum of 14 ladies ensures a cozy group to explore quaint villages, ancient cities, and medieval hill towns. Journey highlights include hiking in Volterra, San Gimignano, Siena and Chianti, an […]

Vancouver Island Multi-Sport Adventure with Wild Women Expeditions

July 9, 2018

Coming August 12, 2018. Unparalleled natural beauty. With the Vancouver Island Multi-Sport Adventure, the folks at Wild Women Expeditions, the world’s largest women-only travel company, will amaze you with Canada’s dazzling rainforests, remote wilderness, rugged coastline, and outstanding wildlife. This 7-day adventure includes sea kayaking to Vargas Island, surfing and paddling in Tofino, hiking the […]

Whistler Train Wreck

June 28, 2018

Urban art meets natural beauty! The popular Whistler Train Wreck is tucked away in an old-growth forest just south of Function Junction in the resort town of Whistler, British Columbia. A short walk along the Sea to Sky trail takes you to a new suspension bridge which spans the Cheakamus River and delivers you to this site […]

Adventures in Good Company: Pearls of the Croatian Coast

June 27, 2018

Coming September 16, 2018. Walled cities, Greek temples, lavender fields, and warm sapphire water. Any guesses? It’s Croatia, and the folks at Adventures in Good Company are offering a 7-night tour titled, Pearls of the Croatian Coast. With an activity rating of 2, this trip is designed for women who regularly walk at a brisk pace […]

Survival Bracelet – Whistle Buckle and Fire Starter

June 21, 2018

Keep it all on your wrist! The folks at Survival Straps have a piece of gear that you will find indispensable on your next camping or hiking outing. The Survival Bracelet with Whistle Buckle and Fire Starter is designed out of several feet of 550 pound paracord and features a signal whistle and fire starter […]

Snowdonia National Park

June 20, 2018

The largest national park in Wales. Snowdonia National Park was established in 1951 as Britain’s third national park (and the first in Wales), and some say that King Arthur’s legendary sword, Excalibur, is at the bottom of one of the park’s lakes. Gorgeous natural beauty awaits you with craggy peaks, clear lakes, waterfalls, beaches, and deep […]

Rootblue

June 13, 2018

Look no further, your hydration needs are solved! Is it a shot of hot coffee in the morning that you need to get going? Is it a cold drink to quench your parched throat on that epic hike? Either way, our friends at Rootblue have you covered! This double walled, vacuum insulated, stainless steel bottle […]

Skellig Michael

June 12, 2018

Are you looking for Luke Skywalker? Those Star Wars fans out there may recognize the rocky Skellig Michael as Planet Ahch-To, the birthplace of the Jedi Order and Luke Skywalker’s hideout in episodes VII and VIII. As part of the Skellig islands, Skellig Michael is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is open for day visits from […]

Chile: Hiking, Winetasting, & Easter Island with AdventureWomen

June 5, 2018

Coming November 5, 2018. Wine and the giant stone Moai statues on the most remote island in the world – what a trip! Our friends at AdventureWomen are offering a high energy, 10-day tour of Chile with Hiking, Winetasting and Easter Island. Some of the high points of the varied itinerary include: cycling and wine […]

American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day

June 1, 2018

Coming June 2, 2018. Take the pledge: Leave the trail better than you found it. Let’s join the American Hiking Society on National Trails Day in what should be a collective quest to preserve our precious resource – public hiking trails across the United States. We all enjoy the outdoors, and it’s time to give […]

Keys ForceX

May 29, 2018

Avoid the chemicals and go natural! Our friends at Keys have developed an insect repellent that is all natural and avoids chemical-based ingredients. Their formula is made up of a collection of super concentrated, non-toxic ingredients including neem oil, karanja oil, avocado oil, black seed oil, lemongrass oil, and peppermint oil. You won’t find any preservatives, […]

Mustang Survival Bluewater Gear Hauler

May 22, 2018

Marine gear that is built to last. For over 50 years, our friends at Mustang Survival have been in the business of designing products to help you enjoy your time on the water, and their Bluewater Gear Hauler is a perfect example of this. It’s filled with well-thought-out features. Starting with the 30 liter carrying […]

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 […]

Milford Track

April 17, 2018

It’s like stepping onto the set of Jurassic Park! The Milford Track in the Fiordland National Park in the southwest of the South Island, the larger of the two major islands of New Zealand, is a very popular walk, with 14,000 people visiting each year. Classified as a Great Walk, this one way hiking trail covers a […]

Farm to Feet Damascus Hiking Socks

April 12, 2018

[Now available at select REI stores including downtown Seattle!] Take care of your feet with an all American sock! A few years ago we introduced you to the quality socks from the folks at Farm to Feet, and while those socks are still going strong (yes, even with almost 4 years of wear and tear!), we […]

Heart of Ireland with Wild Women Expeditions

April 6, 2018

Coming May 20, and September 2, 2018. Experience the luck of the Irish with Wild Women Expeditions’ Heart of Ireland tour! This 7 night adventure includes horseback riding, surfing, hiking, cycling, boating, stand up paddle boarding, and kayaking. Don’t worry though, the active itinerary also includes relaxation time with stops at local pubs for a […]

AdventureWomen’s Switzerland: Cable Car Vistas, Fondue, & Village Hikes

April 3, 2018

Coming May 20, 2018. You’ll be singing like Maria in the Sound of Music! Switzerland: Cable Car Vistas, Fondue, & Village Hikes is AdventureWomen’s 9 day active tour of this beautiful country and the oldest living democracy in the world. Highlights include hiking through the Swiss Alps, exploring the Titlis Glacier and a glacier cave, […]

Treadway Pocket Blanket

March 26, 2018

Pint size powerhouse! Our friends at Treadway have a Pocket Blanket that will come in handy for all your TrailblazerGirl adventures. Designed out of a durable, lightweight, water-resistant fabric, this blanket is useful at the campsite, on picnics, at the beach, on the boat, as a windbreak or sunshade, as a table cover – the […]