Top Outdoor Events of 2014

December 15, 2014

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 2014 reviews in the Events category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please… the outdoor festival called the Amazing Earthfest in Kanab, Utah, held in May. […]

Tri States Gran Fondo

October 8, 2014

Coming October 11, 2014. This is the only Gran Fondo that covers 3 states, hence the name Tri States Gran Fondo! Starting in Nevada and almost immediately crossing the border into Arizona with some rolling hills, your first climb takes you into Utah where you’ll ride through some scenic territory to help distract you from […]

Spokes for Hope Ride

September 25, 2014

Coming November 8, 2014. Join your fellow TrailblazerGirls for the Spokes for Hope Ride in Southern Utah. Four distance options to choose – 30, 50, 70, and 94 mile – with corresponding climbs of 658 ft, 1,495 ft, 2,417 ft, and 2,972 ft, respectively. Expect warm weather and sunshine, fully stocked rest stops, a tasty […]

Moab Under Canvas

August 29, 2014

Glamping in Utah near both Arches National Park and Canyonlands National Park. Moab Under Canvas offers a variety of camping options from tipis for the budget conscious to suites for those that want to go all out with an ensuite bathroom and separate living and sleeping areas. Bathrooms have hot running water, showers, flush toilets […]

Desert Rose Women’s Mountain Bike Camp by Sacred Rides

August 15, 2014

Coming September 5 and October 17, 2014. Spectacular scenery and riding in southwestern Utah. The Desert Rose Women’s Mountain Bike Camp by Sacred Rides will take you on some of the world’s premier mountain bike trails. Spend the weekend honing your skills in a supportive environment and practicing those skills on intermediate-level or advanced-level trails […]

Amazing Earthfest, Kanab, Utah

April 28, 2014

Coming May 11, 2014. A festival that celebrates the wonders and beauty of the outdoors. Come to southern Utah to the Amazing Earthfest to experience 7-days of exercising your body, mind, and soul. There are guided hikes, outdoor yoga, ATV tours, mountain bike rides, nature films, art exhibitions, geology and ecology workshops, and much more. […]

Thelma & Louise Half Marathon

March 3, 2014

Coming June 7, 2014. Grab your best TrailblazerGirl-friend and sign up for the Thelma & Louise Half Marathon in Moab, Utah. This all-women’s race has a nice flat course along the Colorado River. For the duration of the race, 3 hours and 30 minutes (16 min/mile pace), the road will be closed to traffic and […]

Haunted Half Marathon, Salt Lake City

October 4, 2013

Coming October 26, 2013. Get your Halloween costumes ready and sign up for the Haunted Half Marathon in Salt Lake City! No zombies or monsters to jump out at you, just a fun half marathon with Trick or Treat Party Zones complete with Halloween music, bobbing for apples and even donut on a string. Don’t […]

SheRide Mountain Bike Camps

August 7, 2013

Coming September 14, 2013 (Durango, CO) and October 12, 2013 (Moab, UT). Join SheRide on their 2-day mountain bike camp. These enthusiastic women will teach you proper mountain bike techniques and help you build the skills and confidence to take on any trail. All levels are welcome. A supportive, women-only environment to boost your mountain […]

Wildflower Pedalfest

June 20, 2013

Coming August 17, 2013. Join your fellow TrailblazerGirl cyclists on the Wildflower Pedalfest in Mountain Green, Utah (about 35 miles north of Salt Lake City). With 4 course lengths to choose from (20, 35, 50 and 75 miles), there’s something for all ability levels. The rural and scenic mountain valley courses range from flat to […]

Women’s Lodore Canyon by Holiday River Expeditions

May 29, 2013

Coming July 11, 2013. The Women’s Lodore Canyon by Holiday River Expeditions is an intermediate level, 4-day rafting trip filled with excitement as well as relaxation. There will be class IV white water rafting on the Green River in Utah, traveling along rapids with names like Disaster Falls, Hell’s Half Mile and Triplet Falls. Relaxation […]

Night Skies, Natural Bridges National Monument, Utah

May 7, 2013

Enjoy the beautiful night sky at Natural Bridges National Monument in southeastern Utah. Though this can be done at many of the national parks, Natural Bridges has actually made this a priority and was the first International Dark Sky Park certified by the International Dark-Sky Association (a non-profit dedicated to preserving and protecting the nighttime […]

Utah Olympic Park

September 12, 2012

TrailblazerGirl hits the ice in summer? With clinics from freestyle ski jumping to extreme zip-lining to bobsledding to curling to speed skating to an exciting new adventure course… and all during the summer… the Utah Olympic Park has a collection of exciting outdoor activities that you just won’t find anywhere else. Located in gorgeous Park […]

Wonder Woman Century

July 13, 2012

Coming September 15, 2012. Channel your inner-Wonder Woman at the Wonder Woman Century bike trek in Payson, southern Utah. It’s a festive event with great food and energetic music no matter which course you choose: the 30 mile, the 62 mile (a metric century) or the 100 mile event. The courses are picturesque and intended […]