Say what you will about stereotypes, but truth be told, women belong in the outdoors.
There's a lot to be said about the on-going efforts across the country to bring females to the wilderness, including the outdoors woman workshops and programs that span coast to coast. They've done a ton of work to introduce women who may not have ever had the chance to do certain outdoors things on their own.
This video encompasses many of the best things about becoming an outdoors woman, and highlights the Alaskan state program.
If you're a woman who's interesting in immersing yourself in the outdoors, find out what programs are available in your area and sign up. There's no person in the world who says, on their deathbed, "I wish I spent less time outside..."