Running

Ultra Runner Beats Pancreatic Cancer

Ultra Runner Beats Pancreatic Cancer

“I had always wanted to do a longer ultra, and I figured it was now or never.”

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Try A Seriously Scenic Marathon In A Warm Climate This Month

Try A Seriously Scenic Marathon In A Warm Climate This Month

Moab’s The Other Half, a 13.1-mile road race to canyon country on October 19th, 2014.

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Ultrarunner Takes on Bear 100 to Raise Support for Pancreatic Cancer Research

Ultrarunner Takes on Bear 100 to Raise Support for Pancreatic Cancer Research

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 […]

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Cycling

Joys Of Bike Commuting

Joys Of Bike Commuting

Now wouldn’t you rather be here [leaf-adorned bike path] than there [clogged highway in a metal cage]?

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How to Patch a Bike Tube

How to Patch a Bike Tube

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 […]

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A Race Report to Inspire

A Race Report to Inspire

Future mountain bike riders (a.k.a. children) pedaled the streets of Grand Junction in 4- and 1-mile rides for charity.

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Travel

Hit the Road, Jack (We Mean Jill)

Hit the Road, Jack (We Mean Jill)

For those times you need to get away and explore somewhere new, try one of these destinations.

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The 8 Best Adventure Travel Activities in India

The 8 Best Adventure Travel Activities in India

“We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.” ― Jawaharlal Nehru Some people go on a vacation to relax. Other people go on a vacation to find adventure. If you […]

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Avoid Traffic, Parking Fees, And Crowds By Biking To The Balloon Fiesta

Avoid Traffic, Parking Fees, And Crowds By Biking To The Balloon Fiesta

Sometimes, the balloons would float over the Rio Grande and we’d follow their course, spinning back home and stopping occasionally to admire the pink of the sunrise or watch a balloon land in a field nearby.

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Health

Develop A Healthier Mind, Body, And Spirit This Winter

Develop A Healthier Mind, Body, And Spirit This Winter

Move more, eat well, and care for the bodies that allow us to play outdoors.

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‘Hang Out With People Who Make You Forget To Look At Your Cell Phone’ And Other Free Advice

‘Hang Out With People Who Make You Forget To Look At Your Cell Phone’ And Other Free Advice

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 […]

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Read This BEFORE You Remodel That Kitchen

Read This BEFORE You Remodel That Kitchen

Ed. note: November is the time to remember to be thankful. This post by the Momastery blogger Glennon Doyle Melton reminds us just how much we have to be grateful for. What are you thankful for? Send us your story this month, to info@womensadventuremagazine.com. Give Me Gratitude or Give Me Debt By Glennon Doyle Melton […]

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Gear

Showers Pass Women’s Rogue Hoodie

Showers Pass Women’s Rogue Hoodie

Wrap a Rogue Hoodie around yourself and stay cozy this fall.

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NiteRider Lumina Headlights

NiteRider Lumina Headlights

NiteRider’s Lumina lights make riding in the dark an addictive adventure.

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4 Things You Need For Your Next Epic Trek

4 Things You Need For Your Next Epic Trek

A trek into the wilderness can never be taken too lightly as far as preparation goes. Even for the most experienced hikers.

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Columns

Why We Need More Heroines Like Nellie Bly

Why We Need More Heroines Like Nellie Bly

It was 125 years ago that the original woman adventurer Nellie Bly made her epic journey around the world in 72 days. The spirited 25-year-old was trying to break Phileas Fogg’s record of circumnavigating the globe (in Jules Verne’s Around the World in 80 Days) but in doing so she also broke with every convention […]

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Two Apps You Need To Get Before Ski Season

Two Apps You Need To Get Before Ski Season

Here at Women’s Adventure, we love apps. And not just the crackers, cheese, and crudité kind that come around the holidays. (We love those, too.) But the apps you can download for your smartphone or tablet that give you some handy new tool. Here are two new apps we’ve discovered just in time for the […]

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The Five Types of Holiday Travelers You See in Every Airport

The Five Types of Holiday Travelers You See in Every Airport

Ahh…the most-traveled and sometimes dreaded season is upon us, yet again. As families and friends gather from near and far to celebrate the holidays together, patterns emerge as millions stream into airports across the country. Below are five types of holiday travelers you will see in every airport, and some advice on how to avoid […]

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Other Recent Posts

How Rescuing Owls Inspired A Family (A Memoir)

How Rescuing Owls Inspired A Family (A Memoir)

| November 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

Wild Within explores our instinctual need to nurture, both within our own species and within the animal kingdom.

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Dispatches From The Myanmar Expedition

Dispatches From The Myanmar Expedition

| November 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

“For me, when everything goes wrong—that’s when adventure starts.”

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Celebrate Veterans Day On Our Public Lands

Celebrate Veterans Day On Our Public Lands

| November 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Each year, the U.S. honors its veterans on November 11. The date is also commemorated by public land agencies including the National Park Service, the Bureau of Land Management, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and the U.S. Forest Service with free use of all the public lands they manage. We can’t think of a […]

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A Little Doggie Humor To Break Up The Work Week!

A Little Doggie Humor To Break Up The Work Week!

| November 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

We know you’ll appreciate this light-hearted video of dogs shaking, licking, and yawning as much as we did.

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Meet The Third In A Trio Of Adventure Moms

Meet The Third In A Trio Of Adventure Moms

| November 3, 2014 | 7 Comments

I wouldn’t trade the adventures I’ve had with my growing family for anything.

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