Posts Tagged: pacific coast

SheHikes: Tips and Tricks for Backpacking as a Female – Recap

On Tuesday, July 26th, the Washington SheJumps group hosted our first “SheHikes: Backpacking Tips and Tricks for Females” event at Second Ascent in Ballard, Washington. Two Beers Brewing and Seattle Cider Company generously donated beer and cider for the ladies to enjoy throughout the night. We were thrilled to have Caity Rock, Community & Social Media… Read more »

SheJumps into SUP Yoga at Greenlake – Recap

On Saturday July 9 th a group of brave girls rose to the challenge and took on SUP yoga on Green Lake. We had a typical “Seattle Summer” day with over cast skies, wind, and just a sprinkling of rain. No matter; we paddled over to our yoga spot, dropped anchor and kicked it into high… Read more »

Define Feminine: Women’s Night at Arc’teryx Seattle with SheJumps – Recap

On Thursday, June 30th, Arc’teryx and the SheJumps Washington team hosted a women’s night and speaker event at the Arc’teryx retail store in downtown Seattle. The event was catered with delicious Southeast-Asian inspired food from Seattle’s own Wild Ginger/The Triple Door , and Two Beers Brewing and Seattle Cider Company donated refreshing cans of their beer and… Read more »

Get the Girls – and Boys – Out! White Salmon Whitewater Kayak Day – Recap

The White Salmon area in Washington is undoubtedly one of the best kayaking hubs on earth, attracting paddlers worldwide of all ability levels.  The number of quality rivers and the diversity of whitewater is incredible, but what really makes this place so special is the paddling community.  There is always someone to paddle with, including… Read more »

Climbing & Skiing for a cause: Ascend Afghanistan

One of our PNW Jumpers is doing an awesome thing and we would like share it with you! She shares her story in her own words below. What up Girafficorns! My name is Rachel, and I am a professional big mountain and backcountry skier from Washington State. I am always searching for ways to combine my passion for skiing… Read more »

Alpine Ascents: SheJumps Fundraiser Climb

SheJumps has partnered with Alpine Ascents International to put together a climb for a cause! Participants of the event will be conquering Mt. Shuksan, a beautiful mountain in the PNW. All money raised by this event will be directly donated to support the youth initiative events in the Wild Skills programs. The climb is filling… Read more »

SheJumps Sneva MFG Ski Shop Tour – Recap

As an experienced female skier, I’m sad to report that although it is the year 2016, the women’s ski selection is still very much indicative of a male-dominated industry.  True, companies will put out a model or two for women, but most skis are designed to appeal to men and if I hear “don’t worry, it… Read more »