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LETTER FROM FOUNDER: CEO DIVERSITY PLEDGE

As a small business owner and someone who has worked in the outdoor industry for over a decade, I am happy to announce I have signed onto the Outdoor CEO Diversity Pledge. Signing the pledge is important to me because I strongly believe everyone should have

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Healing & Motherhood in the Outdoors: Julie E.

There aren’t any exclusive qualifications to becoming an adventurous woman. In the AdventurUs Women community, we all embody an infinite number of identities, experiences, and communities. We don’t have to be Triple Crown thru-hikers or big wave surfers to hold the outdoors as a vital

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Letter From Our Founder: COVID & 2021

A reflection on 2020 and looking forward to 2021   Can you believe we made it to December of 2020? In a year that has been a wild ride of growth and awakening, uncertainty and tragedy, loss and hope. that in itself is something to celebrate.    For those

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Kaitlin Heatherly is Her Own Greatest Competitor

When Katilin Heatherly went rock climbing for the first time, everything hurt. “I feel horrible physically so that's got to be a good thing, right?”    Kaitlin arrived at the 2018 National Paraclimbing Championship only five months after beginning her climbing journey. There, she placed fourth and

Learning to Embrace My Identity in the Outdoors

Learning To Embrace My Identity Outdoors

Learning to embrace my identity outdoors has been a journey.   When I was seven years old, my father took me on my first overnight camping trip. Between short hikes, he would teach me about different species of flora and fauna, and share quirky facts about

AdventurUs Women Blog about Outdoor Diversity in Social Media

Diversify your Feed! The Why and How

Community is a vital part of feeling accepted and supported in your outdoor adventures and building an inclusive outdoors. For some of us, this outdoor community doesn’t exist in our everyday lives and we have to begin searching elsewhere. Social media can be a great

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6 Reasons Why All-Women Outdoor Spaces Matter

Women are the center of AdventurUs Women escapes. All of our guides and participants are women who commit to fostering a community where risk-taking and growth are treated with compassion. Here are 6 reasons why all-women outdoor spaces are important.   Shared experiences break down barriers   Intersectionality, a