Hiking Lady

Welcome to Hiking Lady!

Do you like to hike? Do you enjoy the outdoors? Perhaps you’re in the market for hiking gear but don’t know what to buy?  Hiking Lady is here for you!

Whether your idea of a hike is a walk on a secluded path close to home, a serene day hike in beautiful Yosemite National Park, or climbing a peak, Hiking Lady is the place to develop and share a passion for the outdoors!

Do you like to hike but are concerned about your baby? Do you want to hike while pregnant? Then check out Hiking Lady’s new site, Hiking Baby!

Backpacker Magazine's The National Parks Coast to Coast, 100 Best Hikes

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The mountains are calling and I must go

– John Muir

Take a look around, and then go enjoy the outdoors!

The Latest from Hiking Lady’s Blog

Gear Up for Fall with Dachstein Woolwear!

Dachstein Woolwear makes fine woolens that are made to last a lifetime. Our friends at Sweater Chalet have offered Hiking Lady readers some amazing prizes. Winners choose size and colors! … Read more…

Smokey Bear fire safety

Take the Smokey Bear Campfire Pledge

Are you ready to help prevent wildfires? Each year hundreds of thousands of acres of forest burn, destroying beautiful landscapes, wildlife habitats, and putting firefighter’s lives at risk. As many … Read more…

Garmont Nagevi low top hiking shoes

Win Garmont Nagevi Hiking Shoes!

Anyone need an awesome new pair of hiking shoes!? Then this month it is YOUR chance to win a pair of Garmont’s Nagevi shoes. I had a chance to test … Read more…

If a tree falls in the forest…be there to hear it.

– Unknown

Hiking 101

Get started at Hiking 101! Here I share my tips for choosing the right gear you’ll need for hiking, backpacking, and all outdoor adventures.

If you want to know what features to look for in a pair of boots, how to lace your hiking shoes if you have narrow feet, or figure out if you should be using trekking poles, start at Hiking 101.

Pick the right Adventure Apparel, learn about Layering, and find out what UPF sun protective clothing really is!

Outdoor Fun


Do you love spending time outdoors? In Outdoor Fun find Places to Go, learn about the fun sport of Geocaching, and find a hiking group.

Gear Reviews

Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.

– Albert Einstein

New Hiking Lady Reviews

Hiking Lady wearing Woolpower Zip LITE

Woolpower Zip Turtleneck LITE Review

As many avid Hiking Lady readers know, there is a cool company in Sweden that makes excellent outdoor apparel for adults and kids alike – Woolpower! By way of background, … Read more…

Tommie Copper Shaping Compression Legging 2

Are You in Pain? Copper to the Cure?

Can active wear that is infused with copper really help alleviate joint and muscle pain? There is a company called Tommie Copper that makes a variety of compression wear with … Read more…

Which Superfeet to Buy?

Which Superfeet to Buy?

Hiking Lady readers know that I have always been a proponent of using enhanced insoles in your hiking boots. There are numerous enhanced insoles on the market, and the best … Read more…