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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

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

Affinity spaces for Adventurous Women

The Case for Affinity Spaces

Affinity spaces, in a traditional sense, are spaces in which people bond over a shared interest. A chess club, for example, is an affinity space. In some ways, so is a country club. But affinity spaces can have much greater social impacts, too. Identity-based affinity

Workshops for Adventurous Women

Summer Solstice Workshop Series

Summer is upon us!  This Saturday, June 20th, is the Summer Solstice marking the longest day of the year!  Summer Solstice is a celebration of the sun and nature, it’s a time of reflection and one’s inner spiritual journey, it’s a time of new beginnings,

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18 Ways to Battle Cabin Fever

I recently came up with 18 ways to battle cabin fever when I was asked to give a virtual presentation, "Tips on Battling Cabin Fever", to the women@ and outdoors@ Amazon employee groups. The goal was to share ways to stay excited and motivated about