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!


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

National Geographic’s 2016 Adventurer of the Year: Sherpa Woman Pasang Lhamu

National Geographic Magazine just named their 2016 adventurers of the year, and it is wonderful to see a woman included in the group, especially a sherpa woman. Pasang Lhamu is … Read more…

Win A LifeTowel!

Enter the Hiking Lady February giveaway for a chance to win a LifeTowel!

Summit France’s Mont Blanc!

Do you want to summit Europe’s highest peak, the iconic Mont Blanc? Google Street View has now enabled all of us to see the top of Mont Blanc for ourselves, … 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

RefrigiWear Softshell Vest Review

Hiking Lady’s RefrigiWear Softshell Vest Review: RefrigiWear’s products are both insulated and non-insulated. This is one of their “non-insulated” garments, and I found it to be ideal for cool California … Read more…

Hiking Lady’s Swiftwick Sock Review

Do Swiftwick socks live up to their claim of being “The Best Sock You Will Ever Wear?” Check out this Hiking Lady Swiftwick Sock Review to find out.

Garmont Women’s Tower Trek Review

Despite so many women backpacking these days, it is often difficult to find a pair of well designed women’s backpacking boots. I’ve had the chance to review the Garmont Women’s … Read more…