Category Archives: Encouragement

Venture In – Adventure Out: A Retreat Especially for Women

Our personal and professional schedules can be demanding and create the sense that we don’t have time to take care of ourselves. When we do have a moment to breathe, we are bombarded with information so it takes intentional effort … Continue reading

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Dirty Girl Camp Weekend

Yes, this year our annual September Retreat will be a little different – WE’RE GOING TO CAMP! Remember going to camp when you were a kid? Bunk beds, dining hall, campfires and s’mores? Yep, this retreat will have all of … Continue reading

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It’s SUMMER TIME!

What have you been doing with your spring and summer? Dirty Girl Adventures has been KAYAKING and Stand Up Paddling and enjoying time with many wonderful people!We have been spending some quality time outside with some great people. Although we … Continue reading

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Dirty Girls Got Away!

In April, the Dirty Girls took some time to Get Away and enjoy a Dirty Girls Weekend.  We traveled to the Lied Lodge and Conference Center in Nebraska City  (beautiful and comfortable) for some time to pamper ourselves and to spend … Continue reading

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Dirty Girls’ Get Away!

There is exactly one month left to register (Deadline March 16th) for the amazing, first of its kind – Dirty Girls’ Get Away which is scheduled for April 17th, 18th and 19th!  We will be visiting the Lied Lodge in Nebraska … Continue reading

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Hike with the Eagles – SOLD OUT!

I had the opportunity to pop the kayak into the Delaware River a couple of weeks ago.  It was a beautiful day and we enjoyed great company on the water!  We also saw this guy along the river banks.  He … Continue reading

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Dirty Girls Make Art!!

Custom Collage Workshop Sunday, January 11th, 2015 Workshop will be hosted at The Crooked Post Winery  2:30 – 5:30pm – Register NOW at The Dirty Shop!  $40 (includes instruction, supplies and a glass of wine!) Join the Dirty Girls for … Continue reading

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A peek at the 2015 Adventure Calendar!

Currently, these are the 2015 Scheduled Adventures! Links to register will become available as the time for each event draws near.   Meanwhile, mark your calendar and call your Dirty Girls to make a plan! January 11th, 2015 Custom Collage Workshop 2:30 … Continue reading

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The 2nd Annual Ass Kicker was a kick ass time!

Soooo, a month or so ago 27 Dirty Girls took to the River on a hot, dry, low water, slow moving summer day.  It was a glorious day for an adventure!  The toughest river adventure of the summer!  We started … Continue reading

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Dirty Girls went ALL the Way!

It was a rainy week.  The ground was wet and the air was cold.  It was time to hike 29 miles in two days!  This was a challenge and a joy enjoyed by Dirty Girls and other slightly strange people! … Continue reading

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Dirty Girls Go All the Way! REGISTRATION CLOSED! :D

It’s time!  We’ve been hiking and moving our bodies for months now and it’s time to go all the way!  All the way around the Perry Lake Trail that is!  This is a really cool trail and the company can’t … Continue reading

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