Posts Tagged: rockies

SPOTLIGHT: Avy 1 Scholarship Recipient EMMA HELLER

Emma enjoys adventuring on her skis in the Teton backcountry

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 »

5th Annual International Women’s Ski & Snowboard Day: Jan. 20, 2018

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UPDATE: We will be sharing photos and event recaps from all the events around the country as soon as possible! -Claire on Monday, Jan. 22 2018 K2 Alliance & SheJumps invite you to the 5th Annual International Women’s Ski & Snowboard Day on January 20.  Women from all around the world are invited to get… Read more »

RECAP: Avy 1 Course with JHOLI in Jackson Hole

Recap courtesy of Erica Aarons, our SheJumps scholarship winner who recently attended the Ladies Avalanche 1 Course with the Jackson Hole Outdoor Leadership Institute on December 8-10. “It’s been about a month since I sat down in a room full of ladies to learn the ins-and-outs of Avalanche Safety. I had been meaning to take… Read more »

Recap! Teton Valley WAX&WINE: Get Tuned at Habitat

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First off, what an awesome way to kick-off the season!  The energy was plentiful, stoke high, and it was the perfect evening to kick off  the 2017-2018 season. The ladies of the Tetons certainly “jumped in” for what was definitely the largest gathering of SheJumps ladies on this side of Teton Pass.  We had around 70 people show… Read more »

SheJumps Launches In Steamboat with Women’s Fly-fishing Clinic

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Written by: Jean-Marie Bousquet It’s no secret that men have always dominated the fly-fishing world. Women for a long time have been the minority in this field. The industry is fortunate to now have female pioneers like Camille Egdorf, Maddie Brenneman, and April Vokey paving a new path. Thanks to these female leaders, we are… Read more »

Save the Date: LADIES AVY AWARENESS NIGHT @ Teton County SAR 11/28/17

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Join SheJumps and the Jackson Hole Outdoor Leadership Institute for our annual Ladies Avalanche Awareness clinic on Tuesday, November 28, from 6-9pm at the Teton County WY-Search and Rescue Facility in Jackson, WY. This ever-popular event is excellent opportunity for women of the Tetons to come together in an open,comfortable and empowering environment to discuss the basics of avalanche… Read more »

Save the Date…. WAX & WINE: Get Tuned at Habitat 11/16/17

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SAVE THE DATE! THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2017 6:30-9PM SheJumps WAX & WINE at Habitat is back! Dust off the skis and boards and join SheJumps for a pre-season stoke party and Get Tuned night at Habitat in Driggs for all the ladies of the Tetons. Little girls, big girls, old girls and everyone in between are welcome!… Read more »

JH Wild Skills 2017 Recap

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  Written by Lauren Hugo: Regional Coordinator for WY and Teton Valley The Ladies of the Tetons made history on September 23 for our first ever Wild Skills camp for girls in Jackson.  Mother Nature sent winter our way early this year and even a week of snow, sleet, slush, and wind couldn’t stop the… Read more »

The Bird

Photo: Ashley Ellis

Written by: Laraine Martin Nearly a decade ago, I trudged up the saddle of Mt. Massive on an early August morning. I ascended alongside the rest of my trail crew, climbing toward our daily work of rearranging rocks into steps and cairns, confining hiker passage to this well-defined corridor and reducing degradation to the fragile… Read more »

Get the Girls Out at Beartooth Basin – Recap

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Not even rain, wind, blowing snow, or broken generators can deter the Girafficorn Nation! Over 25 ladies of all ages from all over the country, braved the extreme weather and joined us for our Get The Girls Out at Beartooth Basin on June 16. Our event was the kickoff for Mountain Riders Alliance’s first annual… Read more »