Meet Our SheJumps Interns!

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We’re thrilled to have 4 summer interns on the team. They each bring a unique view and set of skills to SheJumps, but share a love for the outdoors, community building, and a desire to further our mission of increasing female participation in outdoor activities. Carley Hawkins Carley is currently a student at the University… Read more »

Kate’s Real Food Partners with SheJumps


SheJumps is excited to announce our partnership with Kate’s Real Food to support our ‘Get The Girls Out!’ initiative. Kate’s was born in Jackson, WY with Kate Schade’s goal of enabling skiers to stay in the snow for the full day – fueled with a healthy, affordable, and delicious meal. “Kate’s Real Food and SheJumps are… Read more »

#DefineFEMININE Contest Winners & Coastal Trip

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When Arc’teryx asked for the women of the outdoor community to share what being an active outdoor woman means to them by sharing photos, stories, and by telling them about a woman who most inspires each of us as individuals…we answered! The #defineFEMININE campaign brought in more than 1200 nominations of inspiring women to take… Read more »

#IAmSJ: What I’ve Learned


Rachel Reich has been manning SheJumps’ social media for the past three years – helping grow our online community and social presence as an organization. She is a freelance marketing specialist, splitboard mountaineer and aspiring ski guide who makes her home in Jackson, WY. Follow her adventures on Instagram at @theracheden. When I first came… Read more »

Claire Smallwood Joins Ingrid Backstrom & PowderQuest in Chile

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PowderQuest Tours Announces Claire Smallwood, Executive Director and co-founder of SheJumps, as New Instructor for Ingrid Backstrom’s Women’s Ski Camp in Chile PowderQuest Tours, an internationally recognized company offering skiing in Chile, Argentina and Japan, has officially announced that Claire Smallwood will be added to the roster of ski coaches this year. Bend, Oregon, May… Read more »

2015 Alpine Finishing School & Liz Daley Scholarship


Written by Gaelen Engler, 2015 Liz Daley Scholarship Recipient Finding your voice in the mountains is hard. Let’s be honest: finding your voice in any aspect of today’s world is hard. Logging into Facebook, I am instantly faced with epic photos of my epic friends doing epic things in every corner of the world. It’s… Read more »

Snow Sisters 2015 With Ashley Maxfield


Written by Ashley Maxfield, winner of the Snow Sisters trip raffle How do you sum up the trip of a lifetime? I can remember where I was in October when I got the call. I was standing on top of a roof, trying to make some extra money for the ski season. I had no… Read more »

AFS 2014: Friendships Built, Memories Made

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Written by: Cristy Watson We’ve previously shared stories about what is learned at the annual ski mountaineering course. You can check out the 2014 course recap here, and read several great write-ups by Stephanie Nitsch at on what it means to ski like a girl and how to pack for the trip. Beyond the… Read more »

Arc’teryx Announces Contest to Celebrate Outdoor Women


ARC’TERYX, the technical leader in outdoor performance apparel and equipment, proudly announces its #defineFEMININE contest – a spring campaign dedicated to the female consumer and their pursuit of outdoor adventure. Starting today, April 15th, and ending May 8th, active women have the opportunity to nominate a woman in their life who inspires them in the… Read more »