Jennifer Olson

Jennifer Olson

Also called "Editor Jenn" at Women’s Adventure, Jennifer Olson learns as much from you as she hopes you learn from the magazine and this website. Playing with magnetic poetry on her refrigerator helped Jennifer develop a philosophy by which she still lives: “If you publish a cliché, go explore real inspiration." Visit me on Google+

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Women Walk A Snowy Highline In The Dolomites

Women Walk A Snowy Highline In The Dolomites

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

She was intimidated by the mountaineering aspect to this project. But it turned out to be rewarding in ways she didn’t expect.

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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

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

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

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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

| October 9, 2014 | 2 Comments

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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Healthy Autumn-Inspired Scones

Healthy Autumn-Inspired Scones

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

This fall try this scrumptious and healthy recipe from OATRAGEOUS OATMEALS: Delicious & Surprising Plant-Based Dishes from this Humble, Heart-Healthy Grain, by Kathy Hester Butternut Squash Maple Walnut Scones soy-free, oil-free option*, gluten-free option** Makes 12 Scones These scones are only slightly sweet so they are just as great with a soup or salad as […]

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Submit Photos Of The Mountain Men In Your Life

Submit Photos Of The Mountain Men In Your Life

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

I need you to share the photos you’d want to see in our magazine: pictures of capable, strong, and most of all outdoorsy men.

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The Story Of A Skier Girl

The Story Of A Skier Girl

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The ski film debut we’ve been itching to see for almost a year now is almost out! Pretty Faces: The Story Of A Skier Girl premiers in Boulder, CO, this coming Tuesday (Sept. 30).

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Soar Over The Desert Like A BASE Jumper

Soar Over The Desert Like A BASE Jumper

| September 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

What’s it like to fly? Watch BASE and wingsuit queen Steph Davis leap off this Moab cliff and find out.

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Inspired By Grandma Gatewood, The First Female AT Thru Hiker

Inspired By Grandma Gatewood, The First Female AT Thru Hiker

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

How many times have you set out on a journey through nature expecting pure fun and getting a little fun, a lot of suffering, and wisdom learned the hard way instead?

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Skills You Should Master To Keep The Wild Perfectly Wild

Skills You Should Master To Keep The Wild Perfectly Wild

| September 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Knowing these 7 things makes all the difference when it comes to being a responsible backcountry hiker.

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The Fall 2014 Issue Is To Enable Your Story-Worthy Life

The Fall 2014 Issue Is To Enable Your Story-Worthy Life

| September 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The stories that come out of your adventures are yours.

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How to Recognize and Treat Western Poison Ivy

How to Recognize and Treat Western Poison Ivy

| September 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

When the oil called urushiol gets on the skin an allergic reaction occurs as an itchy red rash with bumps or blisters. But some people mysteriously (and luckily) aren’t susceptible.

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A Race Report to Inspire

A Race Report to Inspire

| September 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

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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