Tag Archives: Hiker

Why I keep coming back to the mountains.

There are many reasons why I hike and keep going back to the mountains. I hike because some days I need a walking meditation and a chance to clear my mind. I hike because I can’t check email, Facebook or … Continue reading

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10 Reasons Why I Hike With Wilderness Heals

This week I found an article that talked about 10 Things Only Female Hikers Will Understand, and so it got me thinking about putting together a list for Wilderness Heals, so here it goes 10 Reasons Why I Hike With … Continue reading

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My biggest struggles on the trail.

This is a repost from May 2014, but I think it is a good reminder as training hikes are approaching! Enjoy and feel free to share your struggles in the comments below! My biggest struggle as a new hiker was … Continue reading

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Interview with first time hikers–Katherine, Sarah and Sara!

I had the opportunity to meet with some of the Wilderness Heals hikers of 2015 and the pleasure of finding out their goals and what they want to get out of this hiking season! Ever wonder if a new hiker … Continue reading

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#WHflashback Challenge

This year to celebrate our 20th Wilderness Heals hike we are having a Wilderness Heals Flashback Challenge. We would like to celebrate, reminisce and remember all of the strong women that have participated in this event over the years. So … Continue reading

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Why Hike?

Quick Update: I hope everyone has been safe as we have had quite the snowy winter in the Boston area. Due to weather conditions, traffic jams, MBTA delays and all of the craziness the snow has brought us, we have … Continue reading

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My biggest struggles on the trail.

My biggest struggle as a new hiker was being so worried about how loud I was breathing. This may seem silly, but as a new hiker, I thought that the volume of my breathing showed how out of shape I … Continue reading

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