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Austin Adventures’ Yellowstone National Park

July 11, 2019

Coming September 8, 2019. Experience our nation’s first National Park with Austin Adventures on their women only Yellowstone National Park tour. Highlights of this six-day adventure include: hiking unpopulated backcountry trails through Yellowstone, zip lining over the Gallatin River, horseback riding in the Absaroka Mountains, soaking in the rejuvenating waters at the historic Chico Hot Springs Resort, and guided […]

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 […]

Red Reflet Ranch Adventurous Ladies!

March 21, 2018

Coming May 17, 2018. Channel you inner Annie Oakley for the Adventurous Ladies! weekend at the Red Reflet Ranch! Located at the base of the Big Horn Mountains, this ranch in Ten Sleep, Wyoming offers active outdoor activities galore – horseback riding, zip-lining, hiking, fishing, a shooting range, mountain biking, rock climbing, and ATV riding. […]

Cowgirl Weekend at Sundance Guest Ranch

March 14, 2018

Coming April 20, and October 19, 2018. Trade in your hiking boots for cowgirl boots! It’s the Cowgirl Weekend at Sundance Guest Ranch in beautiful British Columbia. The ranch is located just 4 hours north east of Vancouver, Canada and is a gorgeous setting with panoramic vistas and thousands of acres to explore. This all-inclusive weekend […]

Omak Stampede

August 7, 2017

Coming August 10, 2017. A weekend of western entertainment! It’s the 84th Annual Omak Stampede in the heart of the picturesque, high desert valley of north-central Washington state. Expect parades, carnival games, and the ever-popular bull riding, saddle bronc riding, bull dogging, steer wrestling, and barrel racing. Plus, celebrating Native American culture, the Indian Encampment and Pow Wow, sponsored […]

Ellensburg Rodeo

July 25, 2017

Coming September 1, 2017. Dust off your cowgirl hat, put on your chaps, and get ready for the Ellensburg Rodeo! Known as the most centrally located city in the state of Washington, Ellensburg has hosted the Rodeo since 1923. It is the largest in the state with over 600 contestants and prize money in excess […]

Women in the Rockies

July 17, 2017

Coming September 10, 2017. Relaxation, restoration, and riding! It’s the Women in the Rockies wellness adventure at the C Lazy U Ranch, a luxury guest ranch in Colorado. A 5 day/4 night experience awaits you and like-minded women as you create a new and sustainable vision for a life of wellness, embrace mindful living and stop mindless eating, […]

High Sierra Cowgirl Vacation at Hunewill Ranch

July 11, 2017

Coming September 14, 2017. Saddle up! It’s the High Sierra Cowgirl Vacation at Hunewill Ranch, a 4,600 acre, family-owned and -run dude ranch located in Bridgeport Valley, California. An ideal location on the eastern slope of the beautiful Sierra Nevada Mountains bordering Yosemite National Park, riding, hiking, moving cows, relaxing, and hearty meals await you on either a […]

Cowgirl Up for the Cure at Brush Creek Ranch

May 22, 2017

Coming September 24, 2017. Saddle up for a good cause! It’s the 5th annual Cowgirl Up for the Cure at Brush Creek Ranch. Spend 3-nights at this all inclusive luxury ranch in Saratoga, Wyoming with a special bonus that a portion of your registration fee goes toward the Susan G. Komen Foundation, the world’s largest breast cancer […]

Wildland Adventures Women’s Active Wine Adventure

May 9, 2017

Coming October 11, 2017. You had us at active and wine! The Wildland Adventures Women’s Active Wine Adventure is a 10-day exploration through Chile and Argentina. Highlights include biking through vineyards, horseback riding through the dramatic landscapes of canyon country, exploring historic cities on foot, spa treatments, gourmet meals and spirits, cooking classes, visits to local […]

Top Outdoor Events of 2016

December 15, 2016

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2016 reviews in the Events category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please… the Big Sky Yoga’s B-LUXE Cowgirl Yoga Retreat which combined a little yeehaw with namaste for a […]

Tucson Treasures Adventure Travel Tour for Women by Canyon Calling

August 30, 2016

Coming April 2, 2017. Yippee, a new trip from the folks at Canyon Calling! Titled Tucson Treasures Adventure Travel Tour for Women, this 6 day/5 night excursion takes you to Arizona’s Sonoran Desert for horseback riding, rafting, hiking, cavern exploration, and visits to iconic western towns like Tombstone and Bisbee. Included in this adventure are hotel […]

Women’s Week at Red Horse Mountain Ranch

August 15, 2016

Coming September 18 and 25, 2016. Cowgirls only – no cowboys allowed! The Women’s Week at Red Horse Mountain Ranch in Harrison, Idaho is designed for the cowgirl in all us TrailblazerGirls. You’ll be assigned your own horse and saddle for the week based on your riding preferences and abilities. The all-inclusive vacation includes rustic […]

Experience Yoga and Horses Retreat

August 8, 2016

Coming October 2, 2016. Get your om and your heehaw in one place! Join the Experience Yoga and Horses Retreat for a week-long girlfriend getaway. Held at the Home Ranch in Colorado’s beautiful Elk River Valley, expect an all-inclusive stay with horseback riding lessons for all levels, daily equestrian yoga, massage, private accommodations in either […]

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 […]

FP Escapes Yoga Retreat in Spain

June 14, 2016

Coming September 25, 2016. Ándale to España! Yogascapes and Free People are teaming up to give you The FP Escapes Yoga Retreat in Spain: The Art of Ritual. Stay in a collection of charming Spanish homes nestled in Andalucia’s national park, Sierra de Grazalema, where the lush mountains and quaint villages will provide a welcome […]

Big Sky Yoga’s B-LUXE Cowgirl Yoga Retreat

June 10, 2016

Coming July 14 and 28,  2016. As they say, add a little yeehaw to your namaste! The Big Sky Yoga’s B-LUXE Cowgirl Yoga Retreat is a 3-night experience at B Bar Ranch, a 9,000-acre ranch just north of Yellowstone National Park. Your A-frame cabin is surrounded by an aspen grove with a open-air hot tub just […]

Bio-Hotel Stanglwirt, Austria

March 8, 2016

A fairy tale winter wonderland. The Bio-Hotel Stanglwirt in the Austrian Alps is a picturesque resort with five-star amenities. Though anytime of year is a good time to visit, wintertime is especially magical. Activities include a private ski school for guests, as well as exclusive shuttle transfers to the nearby, multiple award-winning skiing areas, natural […]

Cuba: Music, Cuisine & the Arts with AdventureWomen

August 24, 2015

Coming May 5, and October 13, 2015. See it before the tourists arrive! Join AdventureWomen for their 10-day Cuba: Music, Cuisine and the Arts trip. With an emphasis on interacting with the local people and learning about the culture of Cuba, highlights include a tour of La Habana Vieja, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, a […]

Women’s Western Week at High Lonesome Ranch

July 16, 2015

Coming August 16, 2015. Yee haw! The Women’s Western Week at High Lonesome Ranch is a Trailblazer-cowGirl’s dream. This nearly 400 square mile ranch set on the western slopes of the Colorado Rockies is the ideal location to get away from it all. Four nights and three days of activities from morning yoga to trail […]

The Alpujarra Adventure by VakanShe

July 8, 2015

Coming October 10, 2015. Vamanos vaqueras! Experienced riders will enjoy VakanShe’s Alpujarra Adventure in southern Spain. It’s four full days of riding through orchards, pastures, and forests over varied terrain from high mountains to lower lying valleys and chances to canter on recent tracks and dry riverbeds. Look forward to views, plenty of fresh air, […]

Cowgirl Yoga Costa Rica

June 2, 2015

Coming January 10, 2016. Sun salutations on horseback with Cowgirl Yoga in Costa Rica! Yes, it’s not until next year, but these trips look to be very popular, so you don’t want to miss out. All levels welcome in this active week-long vacation in Nosara, Costa Rica. Daily yoga sessions along with horseback riding (both […]

Mustang Monument, Nevada

April 29, 2015

Luxury camping? Definitely not an oxymoron at the Mustang Monument Wild Horse Eco-Resort in Wells, Nevada. Spacious, hand-painted tipis and safari cottages are appointed with leather and plush chairs, hardwood floors, and luxurious bedding. The 900 square mile resort is located in northeastern Nevada and is also a preserve for 650 rescued mustangs. A wide […]

Kentucky Derby Festival Marathon and miniMarathon

March 31, 2015

Coming April 25, 2015. It’s not just about the horses! The Kentucky Derby Festival Marathon and miniMarathon is a great way to kick-off this famous thoroughbred horse race. Both the marathon and the half marathon start on Main Street in downtown Louisville and head through the main gates of Churchill Downs (yes, the historic race […]