Resources

Groups

Flash Foxy
The OG of women’s climbing groups, Flash Foxy is the organizer of the Women’s Climbing Festivals in Bishop & Chattanooga, as well as Girl Crew Rambles across the country.

Ladies Climbing Coalition
A community of women climbers that hosts trips on the East Coast to crags like Rumney and Red River Gorge.

Brown Girls Climb
A social media presence showcasing women of color who climb to encourage diversity in the climbing community.

Alpenglow Collective
A forum to find female climbing partners of all levels.

Outdoor Women’s Alliance
A nonprofit encouraging women to get outdoors through a variety of events, meetups, and other programs.

Media

No Man’s Land Film Festival
An all-female adventure film festival that hosts screenings across the country.

Misadventures Mag
An actual print magazine featuring content focused on outdoor female adventures.

Take Hold LV
A blog (supported by So Ill) focused on stories of women climbers, as well as destination guides and gear reviews.

Crux Crush
Though this blog is no longer being updated, the Crux Crush archives are still a useful resource for women climbers.

She Explores
A blog and podcast series highlighting creative women outdoors.

Never Not Collective
A content creation collective started by four outdoor-loving women (including the founder of Flash Foxy).

Gear

Wylder Goods
An online marketplace founded by women that curates sustainable goods made by and for women.

Arêt Basewear
Basewear designed by women specifically for strong & active outdoor women.

Animosa
Creators of the Go With Your Flow pack, which makes it easier for women to adventure while menstruating.

REI Force of Nature
REI is making a concerted effort to support women with their Force of Nature campaign, featuring stories, short films, events, and gear designed for women.

Clinics & Trips

She Moves Mountains
Rock climbing clinics – from intro to outdoor climbing to trad leading – taught by women, for women.

Chicks Climbing & Skiing
Ice climbing, alpine climbing, and rock climbing (& skiing) clinics all led by women.

She Jumps
A nonprofit on a mission to encourage women & girls to participate in outdoor activities –
proudly repped by the half giraffe, half unicorn, all magic Girafficorn!

Trail Mavens
Women-led hiking and backpacking trips that empower and educate women outside.

Comps

The Heist
The first bouldering comp set by women for women (at CRG in Watertown, MA).

Iron Maiden
All-women bouldering comp (at MetroRock in Everett, MA).

Woman Up!
Festival featuring clinics, panels, and a women’s bouldering comp set by women (at Dogpatch in San Francisco).