Hiking Lady's Gear Reviews

Want to know which backpacks are the most comfortable on the trail? Or which hiking boots are my favorites? Or the best stroller to use to take your baby on dirt paths?

In the Hiking Lady and Hiking Baby Reviews, I put to the test all sorts of adventure apparel, gear, and footwear. I know how to beat up gear, and as I go on hiking adventures I share my thoughts with you! When stuff is great, I let you know, and when it is bad, I also let you know! There’s no holding back here!

Summer Shoes for Tiny Feet

Hiking Baby testing the Merrell Kids Hydro 2.0

What do hiking toddlers and kids wear in the summer? Shoes that protect their feet, offer good support, and can go from the playground to a hike and finish up with a run through sprinklers! Check out this Merrell Kids Hydro 2.0 review and learn how they can handle all that and more for your …

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Mount Inspiration Apparel – For Your Outdoors Loving Little Ones!

Mount Inspiration Apparel

Mount Inspiration Apparel is an up-and-coming designer and printer of amazing casual apparel and accessories for outdoor lovers. While they have a full line-up of adult apparel, what I’m particularly excited about are their designs for the youngest hikers out there! I had a chance to recently check out a toddler sized t-shirt for my …

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Grandma Gatewood Hikes the Appalachian Trail

Grandma Gatewood Hikes the Appalachian Trail by Jennifer Thermes

Grandma Gatewood Hikes the Appalachian Trail is a brand new children’s book by Jennifer Thermes, and it is a perfect story to inspire you and your children to get outside and hit the trails! The book is based on the real story of Emma Gatewood, the first woman to hike the Appalachian Trail alone. In …

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All Terrain Footwear for Little Feet: KEEN Newport H2s

Keen Newport H2 toddler shoes

Hiking Baby is an active two year old toddler who loves playing in the dirt, splashing in mud, swimming, digging for worms, and of course, hiking! What are his new “go to” summer outdoor shoes? The Little Kids’ KEEN Newport H2s. Last summer, he had the Toddler KEEN Newport H2s, but this year he has …

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Hot Gear: Merrell’s Snow Bank 2.0 to Keep Your Child Warm and Dry!

Merrell Snow Bank 2.0 - excellent snow boots for kids!

Are you headed out on a snow day adventure with your little one? Or perhaps you need something that Junior can wear to school on a very cold winter day?  Merrell has adorable and highly functional boots snow boots for kids, the Merrell Snow Bank 2.0. These snow boots for kids are less bulky than …

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A Scandinavian Mom’s Guide to Raising Outdoorsy Kids!

There's No Such Thing As Bad Weather, Linda Akeson McGurk

“There’s no such thing as bad weather!” Now isn’t that the truth! All of us need to spend more time outdoors, and I mean all of us, including our children. This is exactly what author Linda Akeson McGurk espouses in her excellent new book, There’s No Such Thing as Bad Weather. Linda Akeson McGurk’s book, …

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Diono Radian RXT vs. Britax Roundabout

Hiking Baby enjoying the view from the Diono Radian car seat

How does Hiking Baby get to the trailhead? In his safe car seat of course! Car seats are a tricky business. Most importantly, they need to protect your precious cargo, your little one, while also being easy to use, multi-functional, and ideally grow with your child! Today we're taking an in-depth look at the Diono Radian RXT car seat,

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What Every Adventureous Child Needs!

Play the Forest School Way Bookcover

Do you have an adventurous child? Does he or she enjoy taking hikes with you, exploring the outdoors, and having fun? Then the new book by Peter Houghton and Jane Worroll, Play the Forest School Way: Woodland Games and Crafts for Adventurous Kids, is one you’ll want in your home library. Play the Forest School …

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Honest vs. Babyganics Baby Wipes

FTC Disclosure: Affiliate links contained in post. All opinions expressed are my own. What is one essential all mothers need when changing their baby? Diaper wipes! If you are an active mom who likes going places with your little one, then diaper wipes are a must have. Since I like the best for Hiking Baby, …

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