Posts By: Director

Celebrate 10 Years of SheJumps in Seattle on Nov. 3

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SheJumps 3434 E Bengal Blvd #114 Salt Lake City, UT 84121 (505) 480-3338 claire@shejumps.org  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SALT LAKE CITY — Celebrating a decade of outdoor education programs and events for women and girls, SheJumps, a 501c3 nonprofit, is hosting the SheJumps 10 Year Anniversary Bash & Fundraiser at the Seattle Bouldering Project on Nov…. Read more »

Outessa Kirkwood: Inspiring and thought-provoking

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Outessa is an inspiring and thought-provoking gathering of women who love the outdoors. Here’s what our executive director and co-founder, Claire Smallwood, had to say about the event. My journey to Outessa began when I received an invitation from the event organizers to speak on the Force of Nature panel. My heart skipped a beat… Read more »

Backside Sessions: Sun Valley, Idaho

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Venture beyond single-day touring and discover the world of overnight splitboarding and backcountry skiing in the second clinic of The Backside Sessions. Hosted by Pallas Snowboards, this trip is ideal for an intermediate or advanced backcountry user. You’ll head out for a 3-day, 2-night private yurt trip in the greater Sawtooth, Idaho region and dig deeper… Read more »

CHG Healthcare Donates $33,206 to SheJumps!

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SheJumps recently received a very generous donation from CHG Healthcare in Utah, which will be used to reinforce our youth programs and expand our reach to girls in our community who need access to the outdoors. We are incredibly grateful to this amazing company for helping us to get more women and girls outside! Read… Read more »

Arc’teryx & SheJumps present 2017 Alpine Finishing School

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The Alpine Finishing School is a 7-day all-women’s backcountry skiing/splitboarding course designed to help women become more self-sufficient in big mountain terrain. Combining ski mountaineering technique with terrain management and risk analysis, this course is an ideal way to take ski touring to the next level. The course will run two sessions in 2017: April 15-22 and… Read more »

#GivingTuesday & SheJumps Fund Drive

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Has an experience in the outdoors changed your life? Help us provide more women and girls with more life-changing experiences by donating to SheJumps today. We know you have many causes you care about, and we hope you will consider donating to SheJumps this year with a tax-deductible contribution. We are currently offering a limited-edition sticker pack for… Read more »

Wild Skills Park City is a Wrap!

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Our final Wild Skills program for the 2016 Summer season wrapped up on October 15th in Park City at the Utah Olympic Park. The event in Park City was the largest Wild Skills camp SheJumps has hosted, with 60 girls between the ages of 6-15. The magic of the Utah Olympic Park as a venue… Read more »

Recap: REI Outessa Summit

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The REI Outessa Summit invited SheJumps to send someone to check out their all-women’s camping retreat and we decided to send a graduate from one of our youth programs. We first met Diana Zuniga when she was an attendee to one of Salt Lake’s Boys & Girl’s clubs. Diana participated in our (S)heJumps into the Canyon youth… Read more »

Wild Skills Fundraiser on Mt. Rainier – THANK YOU!

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Mount Rainier is the tallest mountain in Washington and in the the Cascade range. At 14,411 feet, the mountain demands the vista from anywhere within 200 miles. From its summit and many, many glaciers you can see other beautiful volcanoes in the area including Mt. Hood, Mt. Baker, Mount St. Helens, Mt. Jefferson, and Mt…. Read more »