Posts Tagged: fall

Wild Skills Bellingham – 2017 Recap

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Mountain bikes, ramps, and  jumps  – OH MY! Over 45 girls and 25 volunteers took over Lake Padden Park in Bellingham, WA on August 26th to embark on a day full of shelter building, navigation, first aid, 10 Essentials, and mountain biking. Volunteers were welcomed with hot coffee and a variety of scones thanks to… Read more »

Wild Skills Adventure: RMI Mountaineering Day School – Recap

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On August 17th, SheJumps Wild Skills and RMI combined forces for a unique mountaineering school for girls ages 10-14. Throughout the day-long course, the team used Mt. Rainier’s lower slopes to learn and practice various techniques and skills necessary for climbing in glaciated terrain. RMI’s experienced guides, Gloria and Julie Anne, facilitated the instruction of… Read more »

Wild Skills Adventure: Crystal Mountain – Recap

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Written by Christy Pelland On Thursday, August 10th, girls ages 6-18 and their families joined us for a Wild Skills Adventure at Crystal Mountain. SheJumps’ Wild Skills Adventures are open community events where parents/chaperones participate with the girls. Throughout the adventure, participants are introduced to a range of technical and survival skills girls need to… Read more »

Bradley’s Pro Shop Mt Equinox Hike and Yoga Recap

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SheJumps had a hearty group of women join the challenging hike and summit yoga last Saturday in Manchester Vermont. WHAT IT RAINED? Did not bother us a bit, cause we worked up a sweat climbing up  the steeps and thoroughly enjoyed the sound of the trees in the drizzle. Thanks to Bradley’s Pro shop for… Read more »

Wild Skills Berkshire East Recap

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Forty girls ages six to twelve arrived to Berkshire East on the perfect summer day for the first Northeast Wild Skills event. Berkshire East has been an amazing partner for many SheJumps events and their amazing donation of space made this event possible. As the girls arrived they split into three teams based on age…. Read more »

SheJumps Skydive First Jump Course – Recap

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On a sunny day in July, 6 ladies got together to literally take a jump – out of a plane! After a session on land with awesome women instructors from Skydive Kapowsin and learning proper skills to safely jump out of a plane, the group headed up into the sky. What an exciting and unique… Read more »

October 14-15 Mountain Biking in Carrabassett Valley

Join SheJumps for a thrilling mountain bike ride along mossy streams and swimming holes up to the Poplar Stream Hut. Ability – This ride is appropriate for intermediate and advanced mountain bikers. You can choose a one day options with no meals or lodging. *You will have to ride back to your car on your… Read more »

SheJumps Trail Running 101 in Patapsco

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Did you know that Maryland’s Patapsco State Park boasts 14,000 acres of wilderness right in your Baltimore backyard? Did you also know that within this park are endless trails just waiting for your feet to explore them? Join SheJumps and CorCycle for an afternoon of advice and adventure as we take advantage of all this beautiful region… Read more »

Turning your passion into your profession

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Fall is a great time of year to reflect on your career goals. Camber Outdoors recently launched their new career site which connects women to careers in the outdoor industry. It’s exciting to see so many companies taking their CEO pledge to help expand women’s opportunities both in the backcountry and the boardroom. We took… Read more »