REGIONAL NEWS:

SheJumps Snowshoe Adventure to Mt. Baker – Recap

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Conditions were perfect for a sunny Sunday snowshoe up to Mt. Baker’s White Salmon Rd on February 11th.  The snowshoe trail is located on the hairpin turn just before the lower lodge ski area with breath-taking views of Mt. Skuksan it is a snowshoeing and cross-country skiing favorite in the winter months. Four volunteer leaders… Read more »

GTGO at Stevens Pass 2018 – Recap

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The snow dances paid off for the 4th annual Get the Girls Out at Stevens Pass Mountain Resort this year. On Saturday January 27 over 100 women and girls came out to ski and board together!   Ladies started the day off making tutus in the Trailside Room and enjoyed snacks and refreshments from Munk… Read more »

SPOTLIGHT: Avy 1 Scholarship Recipient EMMA HELLER

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SheJumps in the Tetons would like to congratulate Emma Heller of Victor, Idaho, who was our scholarship winner for our most recent AIARE Level 1 course taught by the Jackson Hole Outdoor Leadership Institute in Jackson, WY held February 2-4, 2018. We wanted to take a moment to introduce Emma and share her enthusiasm for skiing, safety… Read more »

5C’s of Survival recap

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5 adventurous ladies showed up Wednesday night to learn about the 5 most essential things you can carry for survival.  The smaller group size made it easy to share some of our own stories and Sherri was super patient answering all our questions. She even shared some off-topic tips (did you know you can dehydrate chili?!). For each one… Read more »

PDX Avalanche Awareness Clinic – Recap

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Thursday night was magic! She Jumps PDX was  fortunate to have Lindsey Clark up from Bend to teach the avalanche awareness clinic! Lindsey, a local backcountry skier,  avalanche educator and our own awesome Product Manager, lead us through various topics such as how one identifies avalanche terrain, why and how they happen, best practices for travel… Read more »

Backcountry 101- at Brighton Resort

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Winter has finally arrived in the Wasatch!  But first a classroom session with the lovely Evelyn Lees and Pat Lamborough. They covered everything from beacon flux lines to travelling in avalanche terrain.  The ladies broke up into groups to go over scenarios and decision making as well.  So much to learn, so little time! We… Read more »

Beacon Clinic

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Over 40 ladies were keen to learn and refresh their beacon skills, even on a Monday morning!  It was a gorgeous day up at Alta.  Our fearless lady leaders discussed some beacon basics, including the flux lines (shown above) of a beacon. After the full group discussion the ladies broke up into groups of about… Read more »

SLC Wine & Wax at 2nd Tracks Recap

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Thanks once again to 2nd Tracks for hosting our wax clinic.  Included this year in Utah: wine! 15 SheJumpers gathered to learn how to properly care for the bases of our skis while enjoying a glass of wine..or two! Inspecting the bases, fixing core shots, and proper waxing technique were all among the topics covered…. Read more »

IWSD Crystal Mountain 2018 – Recap

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The K2 Alliance & SheJumps hosted the 5th Annual International Women’s Ski & Snowboard Day (IWSD) on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 25+ locations across the world. Women were invited to get together to celebrate skiing, snowboarding and the power of female camaraderie by having fun on and off the mountain. Our goal was to… Read more »

K2 + SheJumps Winter Stoke Party 2018 – Recap

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On December 12th, K2 Skis & SheJumps hosted a special event at K2 Headquarters in Seattle to get folks stoked on winter! 87 women & men turned out for the event which featured all kinds of fun! Breakout Sessions included New Gear & Ski Technology with Valerie Long from K2 Skis. Gear Innovation for 2018-2019… Read more »