Best Family Hikes in Jackson Hole

Group of children hiking on a trail near Jackson Hole.

Jackson Hole, Wyoming, is the gateway town to Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks, both which offer some of the best hiking in the country. But there is also some great family hiking right in the town of Jackson Hole. Several of us Mountain Mama Team Members live in the area and we have curated … Read more

Women’s Mustang Survival Drysuit Review

Woman standing bank of river wearing the Mustang Survival Women's Drysuit.

As a mama who loves to whitewater raft the snowmelt-fed rivers in my home state of Wyoming and around the the Northwest, a drysuit is by far the best gear investment I’ve made. This Mustang Survival Drysuit: Women’s Helix Latex Gasket Drysuit keeps me warm and dry, and allows for an extended boating season during … Read more

Snowboarding With Kids Tips And Tricks

Snowboarding with kids can be the perfect winter family activity. We have been snowboarding with our kids since they could walk, and we’ve learned a lot along the way. “Snowboarding with Kids Tips and Tricks” offers gear recommendations and teaching tips to help your family get on the hill. It is important to note that, … Read more

Best Hiking Shoes for Women

Woman wearing hiking shoes on a mountain trail.

Having good hiking shoes is key to having a great hiking trip! And just like every body is different, we all have different FEET too. I enlisted the help of the Tales of a Mountain Mama team to round up the Best Hiking Shoes for Women. These are shoes that are sturdy, comfortable, have great traction … Read more

Best Gifts for the Snowboarder 2023

Snowboard family photo

Let’s be honest – the best gift for the snowboarder in your life is a bluebird powder day. But if you’re not able to deliver that (it’s ok, we get it) this list of Gifts for the Snowboarder will give you the next best ideas for all the snowboarders in your life. All of the … Read more

Best Daypacks for Women

Best Daypacks for Women 2023 Getting our families out into nature is the goal.  Ensuring our kids are comfortable, nourished, and safe requires us to carry a variety of gear through all kinds of weather and terrain. A well designed, thoughtfully packed daypack sets you up for a successful adventure, no matter your destination. Whether … Read more