Revisiting the same place can provide completely different experiences depending on the weather, and it can be fascinating to see the changes throughout the seasons. Sian Anna Lewis tackles everything from wild camping to mountaineering, with practical tips along the way. If you want to read about some real adventures, The Girl Outdoors is a great place to start. Mountains With Megan , of course run by Megan, who is an outdoor enthusiast, long distance hiker, and wilderness professional. She has walked the Appalachian Trail and explored multiple countries on foot. Very much a global adventurer, Athena shares her experiences from around the world accompanied by some stunning pictures which will leave you with an itch to travel.
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With a nearly all-female roster of writers and photographers, the magazine takes a new perspective on all aspects of the outdoor industry. Outside announced on Monday that Dawn Patrol would be a paid newsletter. Bold Betties started out as a Meetup group for Colorado women seeking new adventure buddies. The Betty Blog is packed with experience-based stories to revive your travel bug, sharpen your wilderness skill set, and empower you in life, with headlines often along the lines of, " Don't Shut up. Keep Speaking Your Truth. Find the She Explores podcast in the Apple Podcasts app.
From entrepreneurs to storytellers and strategists, women are helping steer and grow the outdoor industry. Here are 15 women leading the charge to make the outdoors more inclusive, representative, and fun. It may not be well-publicized, but women make up nearly half of all people who play outdoors. And the outdoor industry is ready to reflect that reality. More brands are making an effort to close internal gender gaps.
Mostly what I found was manly men doing crazy things. As a late outdoor bloomer, I wondered what resources were out there for me. All I wanted was to learn about gear, find some cool trails to hike on, and advance as a female in the outdoors.