Trekking poles: an often neglected piece of gear most Mountain Chicks and fellow women who hike don't bother to use. SoCal ambassador, Micha, here tells you why you should consider poles for your next hike. Check out the blog!
Conquering the Colorado 14ers is no easy feat and something a lot of people don't see the value in taking on. Vanesa is one of our Mtn Chicks Colorado ambassadors and she's climbed a few 14ers herself. 14 to be exact. She's learned plenty of lessons from them so far, and we're pretty sure you can learn some of your own from these peaks! Read Vanesa's blog on 6 things she learned from hiking Colorado's 14ers.
It's National Park Week y'all! I absolutely love road trips. But what do I love more? Road trips to national parks. Yes, I've slept in my car many times (poor planning, or money saving?!) and gotten lost a few times. However, the natural beauty these parks have to offer are unbelievable! Something I wouldn't trade for those cold car camping nights, or early morning drives.
Hey Mountain Chicks! Today's ambassador blog is brought to you by Washington Mtn Chick Jessica. She tells the story of her getting acclimated to the PNW. Exploring new places is something we can all relate to. Read her story on this blog and make sure you become an official member afterwards!
Hey Mountain Chicks! Need help deciding what to pack for a backpacking trip? We have you covered. Dani is taking a 2 night trip to Havasupai Falls pretty soon and she's put together a list of what she's bringing. See it here on this weeks Mountain Crush Monday and become a member when you're done!
Rattlesnakes. Pretty scary stuff if you ask us. No one wants to be stuck on trail with one of these things and neither do your furry friends! Mountain Chicks ambassador Alyssa, tells you women who hike all about rattlesnake avoidance training for your dog. Read the blog and become a member of Mountain Chicks when you're done!