Force of Nature: Trailtessa Retreats

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Explore the rugged beauty of the Ice Age National Scenic Trail. Bring your tribe or come find your tribe. Either way, it’s about getting outdoors and tasting delicious freedom. It’s time to tell your to-do list where to go. You know the one – it keeps you superwoman busy and preoccupied managing a busy life being beautiful, sexy, nice, smart, calm, organized, and the list goes on. Yeah, forget about that list.

Re-discover YOU with plenty of permission to be. BE YOU: Bold. Audacious. Strong. Adventurous. You get to choose to be any way you want to BE.

Choose from a series of events, come to one or come to all, along stunning segments of the Ice Age Trail.

*Trailtessa [treyl-tes-sah], noun: a woman or girl who gets out on the Ice Age National Scenic Trail to experience adventure, freedom and a new way to be.

  • Ice Age National Scenic Trail, Ice Age Trail Alliance, Trailtessa, Be Happy, Force of Nature, REI Corporate Partner
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    Be HAPPY - September 23, 2017
    Be Relaxed. Join us for a casual afternoon hike...
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    Be a Nature Princess - Saturday, November 4th, 2017
    Be Fanciful. Be a Nature Princess...at any age! Channel...
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    Be FREE - Saturday, November 11, 2017
    Be Free. Stride out the door – no looking...
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    Be CONNECTED - Saturday, December 2, 2017
    Be Connected. Enjoy life’s simple pleasures: Friends. Family. Graciousness....
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    Be EMPOWERED - Saturday, January 20, 2018
    Be Adventurous. Pick up a set of clippers and...
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    Be LUCKY - Saturday, February 3, 2018
    Be Lucky. You’ll feel like the luckiest woman on earth...
  • Ice Age National Scenic Trail, Ice Age Trail Alliance, Trailtessa, Force of Nature, Be Fierce, women's backpacking trip
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    Be FIERCE - Friday, April 27 - Sunday, April 29, 2018
    Be Strong and Self-sufficient. You’ll carry your own pack...
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    Be ENOUGH - Saturday, May 12, 2018
    Be Equal. Women, who spend at least an hour...
  • Ice Age National Scenic Trail, Ice Age Trail Alliance, Be Mindful, Trailtessa, Force of Nature, REI corporate partner
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    Be MINDFUL - Saturday, May 19, 2018
    Be Mindful. Celebrate the gentle beauty of spring and your...
  • Ice Age National Scenic Trail, Ice Age Trail Alliance, Trailtessa, Be Driven, REI Corporate Sponsor
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    Be DRIVEN - Saturday, June 2, 2018
    Be Driven. Honor the woman who reaches milestones and...
  • Ice Age Trail Alliance, Ice Age National Scenic Trail, Trailtessa, Be Creative, Force of Nature, REI corporate partner
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    Be CREATIVE - Saturday, June 9, 2018
    Be Curious. Get out of your head and into...
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    Be a FORCE of NATURE
    Outdoor co-op REI launched a comprehensive effort to advance gender...
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    Be DONE.
    Be DONE. We're over this to-do list.