Trail Dames is hiking club for women of a curvy nature! However, all women are welcome!
The Dames are a group of women who are looking for a chance to get out and see the beauty that this world has to offer. We hike slowly, enjoying every second, because we know that it is not the destination that is important, but the journey.
And when we reach the top of every mountain, you will find us doing the "Dance of the Real Woman" and celebrating the life that is in us all!

Trail Dames Membership Information:

All women are invited to join the Dames for a few hikes before becoming an official member, so come try us out!

Membership includes:

-The quarterly newsletter. Keep up to date on all things Dame and learn tips of hiking, backpacking and living the life of a Dame!

- A trail Dames patch to show your spirit

-Special discounts and coupons from outdoor companies for Trail Dames only

-Admittance to all Trail Dames hikes

-Special discount on Trail Dames special events

All you need to do is choose your membership level:

Hiking Dame $23
Trekking Dame $35
Mountaineering Dame $50
Lifetime Membership $250*

All memberships come with a Trail Dames gift........

Hiking Dames-a Trail Dames patch
Trekking Dames-A Trail Dames patch and bumper sticker
Mountaineering Dames- A Trail Dames patch and a Trail Dames tee shirt
Lifetime Dames- A Trail Dames patch and a Sigg Trail Dames bottle

(All memberships are yearly with the exception of Lifetime Memberships)

*Lifetime memberships can be paid over three years

And fill out the on-line Trail Dames Membership Application



We're 1,413 Dames

New members must be approved by the Organizer

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Upcoming Meetups

  • Sunday, August 2, 2015 9:00 AM

    Hike and Swim at Don Carter State park

    7 Dames attending
  • Saturday, August 8, 2015 9:30 AM

    Hike at Elachee Nature Center

    9 Dames attending
  • Sunday, August 9, 2015 4:00 PM

    Hike leader meeting *note date change*

    9 Dames attending
  • Saturday, September 12, 2015 8:00 AM

    Cloudland Canyon Beginner Backpack

    2 Dames attending
  • Saturday, September 12, 2015 9:00 AM

    Pine Mountain Trail - Dayhike, Section 1

    2 Dames attending
  • Sunday, September 13, 2015 9:00 AM

    Pine Mountain Trail - Dayhike, Section 2

    2 Dames attending
  • Sunday, October 4, 2015 10:30 AM

    Yellow Branch Falls, Issaqueena Falls, & Stumphouse Tunnel

    1 Dames attending
  • Friday, October 9, 2015 1:00 PM

    Primitive Camping at Vogel State Park

    2 Dames attending
  • Saturday, October 10, 2015 9:30 AM

    Hike Blood Mountain

    2 Dames attending
  • Saturday, October 24, 2015 10:00 AM

    Pine Mountain Trail - Dayhike, Section 3

    2 Dames attending
  • Sunday, October 25, 2015 9:00 AM

    Pine Mountain Trail dayhike - Section 4

    2 Dames attending
Founded Jul 30, 2008


Pam de Graaf, Anna Huthmaker, Kellye

Our Sponsors

  • Roam The Woods

    10% off to Trail Dames on backpacking courses and trips for women.

  • Mountain Crossings at Walasi-yi

    10% Discount when paying with cash, 7% Discount with plastic.

  • Gossamer Gear

    10% Off Ultralight Backpacks with coupon code MEETUP10

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