Empowerment, safety with all-female tripsSuch excursions a freeing movement for women
Registration for REI's women-specific travel adventures more than doubled from 2018 to 2019. All-female trips, like these REI excursions to Machu Picchu, left, and the San Juan islands, help foster deep friendships.REI PHOTOS
It was August 2017, and Sonya Pevzner stood on a small ledge, halfway up Washington's imposing Mount Shuksan.
With eight hours of climbing in the rearview mirror, only a single belay pitch stood between her and solid ground. Nervous jitters coursed through her ...