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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 »

Ski and Ride Day at Stowe Recap

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Last Saturday, Dec 9th SheJumps gathered at Mansfield Lodge at Stowe Resort for our Get The Girls Out event. The weather was great and the conditions were good. We set up some great raffle prizes and celebrated our success with high fives. We had Mike Hitelman as our photographer, a great shot and rider. A… 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 »

Moonlight Ski/shoe the Long Trail and down Bromley recap

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Feb 11th, Green Mountain Club members and SheJumps participants met at the trail head in Manchester VT for a backcountry ski and shoe. Each of us counted off 1-17, then  strapped in and buckled, backpacks loaded headlamps on, and off we went single file up 3 miles to the top of Bromley Sun Mountain. There was  leaping… Read more »

Get the Girls Out Berkshire East Recap

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On Saturday night 1/28 SheJumps held is 5th Annual Get the Girls Out event at Berkshire East. Every year this event gets bigger and bigger and this year was no exception with 43 women attending! Berkshire East is one of the few places in New England that offers night skiing. We are lucky to have… Read more »

SheJumps and Earth Treks Golden Spread the Love of Climbing in a Free Intro Clinic

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On Wednesday October 12th SheJumps hosted twelve lucky ladies for an introductory climbing clinic donated and taught by Earth Treks in Golden, CO. The course was led by two knowledgeable and fun Earth Treks instructors, Renee and Alison, who shared their experiences learning to climb and the journey to teaching others. This hands-on class taught… 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 »

Telluride Women’s Ski and Wellness Week Was A Success

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Two weeks ago Telluride Mountain Ski Resort wrapped up the last weekend of their annual Women’s Ski and Wellness Week.  Telluride’s Women’s Ski and Wellness Week took place over three different duration this winter.  Two 3-Day sessions were held on January 22-14 and February 26-28th and one 5-Day session on February 7-11th.  Thankfully I had… Read more »