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Ep. 8 - Girls Who Hike w/ Mia Svenson

Updated: Aug 3, 2020

Mia Svenson joins the show to discuss the exponential increase of women who are hitting the trailhead in their local parks. Mia is the National Director of Girls Who Hike, an organization that creates communities of women that can connect, network, and discover together through local hiking trails. On the podcast, Mia talks about the history of Girls Who Hike and what the future entails.

Feature Trail: Parker Mesa Overlook Trail via Los Leones trail

Miles: 6.5 miles, out-and-back

Elevation: 1,125 feet

Views: San Gabriel Mountains, Catalina Island, Santa Monica coastline

Notes: Parking $10 if you use the lot

Feature Brewery: The Bricker Cider Company

Cider: Bricker's Original

Alcohol by Volume: 4.9%

#outdoors #choosemountains #backpacking #girlswhohike #socal #socalhikes

Riley Smith

It took me 'til I was 34 and in a retreat session on body expressions when I realized I get the most excited when I'm talking about hiking. Well, a podcast on hiking seemed like the only solution.


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