Moab’s The Other Half, a 13.1-mile road race to canyon country on October 19th, 2014.
Why is Wendy Drake spending hours every week running in the mountains, in rain, snow, sleet, and mud, facing exhaustion and risking injury? She is training for her first 100-mile mountain trail running race, but she also has some extra motivation. She’s not just running for herself—she’s running for a cause, to raise money for […]
Cyclist and author Molly Hurford to share some of the pain-free cycling tips covered in her book, Saddle, Sore.
Ed. note: This is the fourth in a series covering common bike repairs in a mountain bike trail setting, including repairing your flat tire, fixing your dropped chain, and fixing a broken chain with a power link. Many of these repairs can be applied or adapted to road bikes as well. My favorite half-day mountain […]
Club Med at Sandpiper Bay strikes an excellent balance between sweat and soak.
Peppermint leaves help your liver by increasing bile flow while breaking down fats and lowering bad cholesterol.
Move more, eat well, and care for the bodies that allow us to play outdoors.
My Halloween costume ended up being a social experiment when I dressed up as “FREE ADVICE.” Basically, I made myself a sandwich board and wrote “Free Advice! Take One!” on front and back. I then took sticky notes with inspiring quotes, affirmations, and words of wisdom and attached them to my costume, as if I […]
The madness of the holiday rush is in full swing. If you’re still looking for the perfect gift for the adventurer on your list, Women’s Adventure has a few awesome and inexpensive ideas—from travel books, to sharing your travel points, to homemade bath salts. And if you’re looking for a great deal for yourself or […]
This brand’s shovel, snow study kit, and snow saw are all examples of well-made gear made by experts who pay attention to the details.
Teaching The Cat To Sit is, ultimately, a story about mothers and daughters.
The organizers of the Sheffield Adventure Film Festival in the U.K. noted that last year just one-fifth of the submissions were films made by or featuring women. So this year, they are making a concerted effort to change that demographic, by featuring special contests and categories for women. The deadlines to submit are right away, […]
When tragedy strikes, Jeff Alt leads his wife Beth into the wilderness of the John Muir Trail for 16 days.
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“We’ve got a fish on the downrigger right now,” Barb exclaims, just before she signs off from the podcast. Hope they reeled in a big one!
This article originally ran in the summer issue of Women’s Adventure magazine. Barb Carey, President of a Midwest fishing club for women, founded WI Women Fish (wiwomenfish.com) eight years ago but had trouble growing membership until she joined forces with The League of Adventurous Women. “We now have more than 130 members who share […]
U.S. women alpine racers made history this weekend in Alberta, Canada, with the first-ever World Cup podium sweep for men or women. Lindsey Vonn won in her second race since returning after being sidelined from the Sochi Olympics by a knee injury. Stacey Cook took second, and Julia Mancuso took third. Cook is a three-time […]
“All in all, this was a good day in Lillehammer, Norway, with light snow and wind coming from behind,” said Head Coach Alan Alborn.