Posts Tagged: outdoor education

Partner Profile: Ortovox

At SheJumps, we are committed to promoting safety in the backcountry. From our collaborations like the Snowpack Ale, to bringing women’s only AIARE classes all across the west to our Alpine Finishing School. This winter we’ve added a new element, teaching young girls early on the skills they need through our Wild Skills Junior Ski… Read more »

SheJumps Wilderness First Aid Bellingham Course – Recap

The 2-day Wilderness First Aid and CPR certification training course was a huge success thanks to a diligent group of attendees and excellent teaching skills by John and Kylie from Backcountry Medical Guides. The weekend course started on Saturday, March 17th bright and early at Superfeet Worldwide headquarters in Ferndale, WA.  The classroom, with Superfeet’s… Read more »

Partner Profile: Big Agnes

We know we’re not the only ones who’ve fantasized about being presented a giant check, Publisher’s Clearing House style. Then you can probably imagine the thrill Claire Smallwood felt this winter at the Outdoor Retailer Snow Show when Rob Peterson of Big Agnes did just that! For the past year, proceeds from the sales of… Read more »

SheJumps Wilderness Navigation NH May 19th

This SheJumps event will cover map and compass wilderness navigation in a hands-on outdoor setting. There are times it is not enough to rely on digital devices and this class will help you learn the skills needed to orient yourself on a trail, how to properly use a map and compass to find and adjust… Read more »

SheJumps & NWAC Avy Awareness at Sturtevant’s Bellevue – Recap

On Sunday night, February 11th, ten winter-enthused women gathered at Sturtevant’s in Bellevue for a night of sipping, shopping, and honing their avalanche awareness skills with NWAC. We were so stoked to bring SheJumps events, and especially our popular avalanche awareness nights, to the Eastside area. Our goal was to expand our audience and spread… Read more »

SheJumps Seattle Wilderness First Aid – Recap

On Saturday and Sunday, January 6th & 7th, SheJumps sponsored a Wilderness First Aid Course taught by instructors from CPR Seattle.  The class included 13 students from a variety of activities. Many people wanted to hone their first aids skills for use with friends and family. Some were looking to have a better set of… Read more »

SPOTLIGHT: Avy 1 Scholarship Recipient EMMA HELLER

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

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 »