Posts Tagged: pacific coast

MSP All In – Seattle Premiere

The Matchstick Productions All In ski movie was on tour in Seattle on October 11th. SheJumps ladies got together at Floating Bridge Brewery prior to the movie premiere. Thanks to all who joined for a fun nigth! Really cool to finally see so many rad ski ladies in the same movie! Special thanks to Elyse Saugstad, Angel Collinson and Michelle… Read more »

Leavenworth Rock Rescue Clinic with Mountain Madness & SheJumps – Recap

In September Mountain Madness partnered with SheJumps to provide a Rock Rescue Clinic in Leavenworth, WA providing participants with a solid foundation of companion rescue skills on vertical rock. Five women with previous traditional rock climbing experience took part in the hands on course lead by two experienced and supportive female guides. Once participants and… Read more »

Wild Skills Mountain Camp: Rainier

Written by Wild Skills Director, Christy Pelland We hosted our first overnight Wild Skills Mountain Camp July 29-August 2 at Mt Rainier National Park thanks in part to our partners Clif, Y.E.T.I., Bight Gear and RMI Expeditions. This unique camp experience ranged from learning camping best practices to mountaineering skills needed to climb big peaks… Read more »

Wild Skills Junior Wildland Firefighter: Hood River RECAP

Kickstarted by an idea to spin off our successful Junior Ski Patrol program, SheJumps Wild Skills along with the help of dedicated volunteer Meaghan Gaffney, USDA and Oregon Wildland Firefighters created Junior Wildland Firefighter; a day camp that introduces girls to the facets of wildland firefighting while interacting with the strong women of the firefighting… 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 »

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 »

Get the Girls Out at Alpental 2018 – Recap

On February 10th, a group of ladies got together at Alpental – one of the locations at The Summit at Snoqulamie. We were gifted with clear blue skies and warm sun. After a few weeks of continuous rain, it was truly a miracle to see blue sky!   Registration was set up right on the… 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 »

SheJumps Snowshoe Adventure to Mt. Baker – Recap

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 »