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Gear Resources
Gear manufacturers have realised that lots of women like the outdoors and they're different shapes from men. Here's what's out there, and where you can buy it.

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Travel Resources
A selection of travel resources especially for women who love to travel. Includes a list of online communities if you do it yourself, or companies if you need a little help.

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Surfing Resources
Listed here are some links to resources from all over the world that cater to women who love surfing.

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Hiking Resources
Extended walks are great for the mind and spirit and lots of women love to take part in them. Check out these resources and get inspired to go on a walking adventure.

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Snow Sports

Snow Sports Resources
Skiing, snowboarding, backcountry, polar expeditions - all done in the snow and all done by lots of amazing women.  Check out these resources to find out more...

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Kayaking Resources
White water, surfing, sea kayaking, sprint racing, marathon racing, multisport, fishing...is there anything you can't do from a kayak? Explore these resources!

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Cycling Resources
A list of resources for all sorts of cycling - mountain biking, road biking, touring, racing, recreation and commuting - all specific to women.

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Climbing Resources
Women can (and have) achieved incredible things in climbing. Listed in this section are a collection of climbing and moutaineering resources that are useful and inspiring for all climbers.

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A list of organisations that cater exclusively to women, or run trips exclusively for women. A great way to find a women-specific adventure in your area.

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Outdoor Industry

Outdoor Industry Resources
Looking for resources to help you plan programs, companies and organisations that cater for women or organisations you can join? Look no further...

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Blog Carnival - May 15th, 2009

Blog Carnivval May 15
Women and Outdoor Adventure Blog Carnival - May 15th, 2009

Welcome to the May 15, 2009 edition of women and outdoor adventure.

Rebecca Olive
presents Tanlines posted at Making Friends With The Neighbours, for anyone who is proud of the crazy tanlines that can result from outdoor adventures.

Renee V. Rouse
presents 21 Tips on Sleeping Warm posted at Wilderness-Survival-Skills Blog, saying, "Sleeping warm is one of the key factors that can make or break an adventure. For a good nights sleep on your next adventure, you may choose to use some or all of the tips listed."

Rebecca Olive
presents The Carpark posted at Making Friends With The Neighbours, a typical surfing carpark?

Gary R.
presents Basic Camping First Aid posted at Camping Tips, saying, "It is important to be prepared for minor emergencies when camping."

Jessica Reeder
presents Things I Learned: Get Good Boots posted at Uprooted.

Renee V. Rouse
presents Eagle Cap Wilderness-Lakes Basin posted at Wilderness-Trails Blog, saying, "The Eagle Cap Wilderness lies in the heart of the Wallowa Mountains in Northeastern Oregon on the Wallowa -Whitman National Forest. The Eagle Cap Wilderness is characterized by high alpine lakes and meadows, bare granite peaks, and U-shaped glaciated valleys."

Madeleine Begun Kane
presents Tubing Blues posted at Mad Kane's Humor Blog.

Colin Timberlake
presents Training Log: The Discipline of Steel - Day 16 posted at colintimberlake.com, saying, "Colin Timberlake uses women's hockey star Cassie Campbell as inspiration for a day of heavy training."

That concludes this edition. Submit your blog article to the next edition of women and outdoor adventure using our carnival submission form. Past posts and future hosts can be found on our blog carnival index page.

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