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AdventurUs Women Tag

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Meet the Team: Eylene Pirez, Photographer

Time to Meet the Team! This introduction is way past due as Eylene has been with us from the beginning capturing the magic of the AdventurUs Women Escapes with her camera. Eylene has been to every Escape! Eylene is an astrophysicist and adventure photographer. Her role

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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

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

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Meet the Team: Elle Biesemeyer, Editorial Intern

Time to Meet the Team! We are excited to welcome our Summer 2020 intern, Elle Biesemeyer. Elle (she/her/hers) is a rising senior at Scripps College majoring in Writing & Rhetoric and Anthropology. Born and raised in Portland, Oregon, the outdoors have been an integral part of

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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

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Meet the Team: McKayla Crump & Bekah Kuhl

McKayla Crump and Bekah Kuhl are two advertising professionals with nearly 15 years of combined agency experience. Together, they own and run a boutique ad agency called ToMarket. The duo has created award winning campaigns in the tourism, outdoor, and non-profit sector. As two outdoor enthusiasts