Cycle the WAVE

September 16, 2016

Coming September 18, 2016. Hop on your bike to help raise awareness for a good cause.  Cycle the WAVE (Women Against Violence Everywhere) is an all-women, untimed ride that brings in funds for domestic violence programs across Washington State. With four route options, riders of all levels are encouraged to participate: “Little Sister” (12 miles), “Girly Girl” […]

Flinders Ranges Walking Tour by Adventurous Women

September 2, 2016

Coming September 23, 2016. The true Australian outback. Head to the largest mountain range in South Australia for Adventurous Women’s 7-day Flinders Ranges Walking Tour. Highlights include Wilpena Pound, Tanderra Saddle, Mount Remarkable National Park, Spencer Gulf, and Alligator Gorge. On the Heysen Trail and Mawson Trail, be sure to keep an eye out for hundreds […]

NiteRider Lumina 950 Boost + Solas 100 Combo

August 29, 2016

On two wheels or on two feet, our friends at NiteRider have the lighting solution for you! Their new Lumina 950 Boost and Solas 100 Combo has you covered coming and going. The Lumina 950 Boost is the frontend and features 6 modes: 200 lumens, 400 lumens, 800 lumens, 950 lumens (wow!), 40 lumens for walking, […]

Knuckle Lights: Rechargeable

August 10, 2016

New and even better! A few years ago, we introduced you to Knuckle Lights, and now, those clever folks have gone above and beyond what was already a great product and created their newest version, Knuckle Lights: Rechargeable. They have completely redesigned these lights to be ultra-bright with a combined power of 280 lumens! The […]

Ronsports Cibel

July 27, 2016

Surfer casual meets bohemian chic! Check out the Cibil from our Canadian friends at Ronsports in beautiful British Columbia. Look no further, we found your summer walking shoe. Designed out of raffia and suede, this leather-lined shoe is super comfortable, in part due to the cushioned leather footbed. It looks great with shorts, jeans, skirts, […]


July 25, 2016

Yippee – do away with blisters! We’ve all been through it whether it’s that new pair of running shoes or hiking boots or that knock-out pair of heels or strappy sandals, the folks at FootGloss have your remedy. This all-natural “foot prep” will help prevent the irritation, chafing and blisters that can happen with even […]

Creaky Knees Guides

June 16, 2016

We’ve just discovered some great, newly-released guides that we think will be just right for you TrailblazerGirls who want to explore the Pacific Northwest. Published by Sasquatch Books, the Creaky Knees Guides for Washington (2nd Edition), Oregon (2nd Edition), and the Pacific Northwest National Parks and Monuments are a comprehensive collection of hikes that are […]

Trans Canada Trail

May 20, 2016

The world’s longest networks of multi-use recreational trails. It’s the Trans Canada Trail (TCT), and with over 18,000 kilometers of the trails completed to date, the goal is to finish the Trail by 2017, the 25th anniversary of the Trail and Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation. The route will cover nearly 24,000 kilometers from the […]

Colors of Provence with Adventures in Good Company

February 25, 2016

Coming April 29, 2015. Provence conjures images of lavender fields, Van Gogh paintings, and small quaint villages. Our friends at Adventures in Good Company offer a 9-day tour to this magical region, appropriately titled Colors of Provence and promises all this and more. The best way to explore the area is by foot and with […]

Skirtlegs Leg Warmers

February 17, 2016

So much more than an 80s fad. Our friends at Tandem take you beyond the legwarmer of the 80s and ballet dancers with their Skirtlegs Leg Warmers. Keep your legs toasty with this added layer of soft knit material for those bike rides, hikes, and trips to the yoga studio or gym. When it heats […]

MyLight HUGlight

February 15, 2016

Everyone could use a hug…especially if it’s a HUGlight! The HUGlight from our friends at MyLight is a hands-free lighting system that is convenient for those camping trips, evening walks and bike rides, and anytime you need a light but don’t have an extra hand to hold a flashlight. At both ends of a flexible, […]

Top Outdoor Events of 2015

December 15, 2015

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 2015 reviews in the Events category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please… a walk through history with the Walking Women Low Intermediate Hadrian’s Wall 2, […]

Lifebeam Smart Visor

November 10, 2015

More than just a nice-looking visor! The Smart Visor from our friends at Lifebeam is an innovative, wearable fitness tracker that measures your heart rate, cadence and calorie consumption. It connects wirelessly to any compatible smartphone, sports watch, or fitness device to track and display your performance. The visor has an adjustable headband with an […]

Salem Witch Hunt: Myths & Misconceptions – Walking Tour

October 30, 2015

Coming October 30 and 31, 2015. Were they possessed and doing the devil’s work? Find out the real story with Essex Heritage’s Salem Witch Hunt: Myths & Misconceptions – Walking Tour. A visit to the Halloween Capital of the World would not be complete without learning about this unfortunate time in colonial Massachusetts’s history. This […]

Haunted Ghost Tour of Historic Boston

October 30, 2015

Ready for a ghostly walk through Boston? Put on a brave face and join the Haunted Ghost Tour of Historic Boston. This hour and a half long tour starts at the Central Burying Ground Cemetery in the Boston Common and finishes at the Omni Parker House Hotel, the birthplace of the Parker House roll and […]

Aigle Tenere Light Sand

October 29, 2015

Comfortable from day one! The Tenere Light Sand from our friends at Aigle has all the form and function of a hiking boot, but is just as stylish with a pair of leggings or skinny jeans for a casual walk about town. We were struck by how light these boots were on a recent long […]


September 17, 2015

We know that you love the outdoors but make sure that you are protected. Protected from the sun, that is! And our friends at SPF Addict have just the top for you – the SUZIEQ. Designed especially for keeping you sun safe, the fabric is a Tencel/Spandex blend with a UPF (Ultraviolet Protection Factor) rating […]

4id PowerArmz

July 7, 2015

Light up your life and stay safe! Our friends at 4id are all about keeping active people safe, and we were able to try out their PowerArmz arm bands. A great product for TrailblazerGirls so that you are visible in low lighting situations. These are adjustable bands with a high intensity LED light that can […]

Walking Women Low Intermediate Hadrian’s Wall 2

July 7, 2015

Coming August 5, 2015. Hike the edge of the Roman Empire! It’s the Low Intermediate Hadrian’s Wall 2 tour with Walking Women. Hadrian’s Wall, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, was originally built by the Romans in AD 122 to protect Britannia from invasion. On this 5 day/4 night holiday, you’ll be based out of Haltwhistle, […]

High Level Andorra with Walking Women

June 18, 2015

Coming July 11, 2015. Explore Andorra with Walking Women. Andorra, the principality between Spain and France, is the sixth smallest nation in Europe and is known for it’s rugged mountains and stunning scenery. This 7-night adventure includes 8-12 miles of walking each day with some significant ascents and descents as you trek through the eastern […]

Cape to Cape Walk by Lyn Taylor’s Adventure Travel

May 13, 2015

Coming October 14, 2015. G’day mate, an Australian walking adventure! Join Lyn Taylor’s Adventure Travel for their 8-day All Women’s Cape to Cape Walk and explore the 135km Track along the Margaret River coastline. Departure in spring (yes, October is spring in Australia!) will allow for viewing of the glorious Western Australia wildflowers, and pleasant […]

St. Patrick’s Festival, Dublin, Ireland

March 17, 2015

Coming March 14-17, 2015. What could be better than celebrating St. Paddy’s Day in Dublin, Ireland?! The four-day St. Patrick’s Festival which started last Saturday and culminates today with a colorful, full-blown parade with bands from around the world, theatrical performances, and spectacular displays. Complete your day with a historical walking tour of the city […]

John Muir Way, Scotland

March 16, 2015

A long distance route worthy of its namesake. The John Muir Way travels 134 miles from Dunbar (his birthplace) along the Scottish coast to the waterfront town of Helensburgh. By foot, expect about a 7-10 day journey and by bike, expect a 3-5 day trek over easy to moderate terrain. Savor the Scottish countryside with […]


January 23, 2015

Ring, ring, on your left! Wait…it’s not a bike, it’s a runner! Now runners have their very own way to alert others when they are near. It’s called Runbell and is a stylish accessory to wear on your middle and index finger. Available in both a women’s and men’s size, the rings are slightly oversized […]