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Upcoming Events with The Women's Wilderness InstituteSomething fun is always on the calendar at The Women's Wilderness Institute! We're continually active and involved in our community, with events ranging from fundraisers to service projects. Check this page frequently for events sponsored by TWWI and our partners.

Women's Wilderness local sponsor of REEL ROCK 9

09/11/2014 7:30pm - 9:30pm

The REEL Rock 9 Film Tour will kick off at the Boulder Chautauqua Auditorium this September 11 & 12 with the feature-length documentary Valley Uprising and Women's Wilderness is excited to be a local sponsor.  read more »

Gear & Cheer 2014

04/17/2014 6:00pm - 9:00pm




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Women's Wilderness' Bouldering Bus Lights of for the Holidays!

12/07/2013 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Women's Wilderness' Bouldering Bus is getting flashy this holiday season!

Our bus is getting dressed up in lights for the holidays and joining other floats cruising in downtown Boulder for the Lights of December Parade on December 7.  read more »

Daniels Graduate Women in Business Wine Tasting Event April 25!

04/25/2012 4:00pm - 6:00pm

The Daniels Graduate Women in Business organization and the Real Estate Construction Management club are hosting a wine tasting event on April 25th from 4-6 p.m. in Marcus Commons.  In addition to enjoying local wines, guests will be invited to indulge in small, sweet and savory bites provided by local vendors.  Guests will have an opportunity to support The Women's Wilderness Institute through a silent auction.   read more »

Free Clinics

Dates: Varies
We offer a variety of free clinics on topics ranging from Ice Climbing to Backcountry Skiing, from personal Goal Setting to Bike Maintenance, from Backpacking to Rock Climbing and so much more. Look for clinics in Boulder, Denver, across Colorado and around the country. Visit our clinic page for a list of things you can learn with TWWI!

Women's Wilderness local sponsor of REEL ROCK 9

09/12/2014 7:30pm - 9:30pm
The REEL Rock 9 Film Tour will kick off at the Boulder Chautauqua Auditorium this September 11 & 12 with the feature-length documentary Valley Uprising and Women's Wilderness is excited to be a local sponsor.

Seven years in the making, Valley Uprising is a feature-length documentary by Sender Films t  read more »

Outdoor Adventure Series: 3-Season Wilderness Survival Skills with Cottonwood Institute

07/17/2014 6:30pm - 8:00pm

3-Season Wilderness Survival Skillswith Cottonwood Institute  read more »

Outdoor Adventure Series: Safe Adventure Travel on a Budget with CMC

05/15/2014 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Safe Adventure Travel on a Budgetwith Colorado Mountain Club  read more »

Dine for Dollars for TWWI at Noodles & CO. August 13!

08/13/2012 5:00pm - 9:00pm



Eat, drink and mingle at Noodles & Company at the 29th Street Mall where 25% of your dinner sales will go towards Women's Wilderness! Friends and family are welcome to dine for dollars to help our Girls' Wilderness Program scholarship fund. (Be sure to mention at the register you're "Dining for Dollars for TWWI!")   read more »

Unleash Your Inner Diva at the SHAPE Diva Dash on July 28

07/28/2012 8:30am - 2:00pm
3 Miles. 11 Obstacles. Memories Galore.



Ditch the kids and the S.O. and head to Boulder Reservoir July 28th for the SHAPE Diva Dash, an (almost) women-only adventure, obstacle run that incorporates 11 or so obstacles into a 3-mile run.

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Girls' Wilderness Program Slideshows at REI

04/05/2012 6:30pm - 7:30pm
We invite you to attend one of our informational slideshows at REI in Boulder and Denver! These slideshows are a great way to see pictures from our courses, meet our Program Director Maggie and other field staff, as well as have any of your questions answered about our programs!

Fun and informative, it's a great way to learn more about Girls' Wilderness!

REI Boulder Slideshow Dates:April 5, April 30, May 17 June7

REI Denver Slideshow Dates:March 14, April 11, May 7

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We Partied with Purpose - Thanks for the support!

06/02/2011 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Our Party with Purpose Happy Hour event on June 2nd at the Boulder Chop House was a success; thanks to all in attendance for your support and generosity!

The event was full of positive energy and fun while folks ate and drank all in support of helping us raise scholarship dollars for our Girls' Wilderness Programs. When all was said and done, we raised $1540! These generous contributions helps directly fund more brilliant seasons of programming for The Women's Wilderness Institute.
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Gratitude in Motion! Celebrate with TWWI Community on November 28!

11/28/2010 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Please join our community of The Women's Wilderness Institute in a celebration of gratitude, sisterhood and wilderness!

This laid back celebration hosted by Board members Brenda Porter + Whitney Painter is oriented around movement and connection --a great cap to the Thanksgiving holiday.

In addtion to tasty food + drink, we'll have yoga for adults and kids, as well as climbing wall assistance. All equipment provided! Remember to wear comfortable clothing. All women, men + kids welcome!

When: Sunday, November 28 at 02:00 PM
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Thank you for Joining us at the 7th Annual Hike for Youth

09/25/2010 8:30am - 3:00pm

On Behalf of The Women's Wilderness Institute, cityWILD, and the Colorado Mountain Club's Youth Education Program, we want to THANK YOU for coming out in support for getting youth in the outdoors at Hike for Youth!  read more »

Girls' Wilderness End of the Summer Pizza Party and Slideshow

08/16/2010 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Join us for our Girls' Wilderness
End of the Summer Pizza Party and Slideshow!
Monday, August 16
All participants of our 2010 Girls' Wilderness Program are invited t  read more »

Party with Purpose!

07/01/2010 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Thanks to all who came out in support of the Women's Wilderness Institute as we Partied with Purpose!

The Boulder Chop House was packed with folks to mingle, eat and drink and support strong girls and strong women on July 1. 
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Bike Maintenance Clinic at the Denver REI

05/12/2010 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Get answers to all your bike care questions -- from the technical to the theoretical. Join top-notch riders from The Women's Wilderness Institute for an interactive demonstration of basic bike maintenance and roadside repair, geared specifically for women. Build self-reliance and self-sufficiency by learning how to tune your bike your own way. This clinic is perfect prep for our one-day Mountain Bike Skills courses.  read more »

THANKS FOR YOUR SUPPORT! Gear and Cheer 2010 a great success

03/27/2010 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Thanks to everyone who made Gear and Cheer 2010 a success!
photos courtesy of Ben Fullerton