Butterfly Outdoors

Our Team

Kate Gribbin, Founder and Lead Naturalist

“Nature has been for me, for as long as I remember, a source of solace, inspiration, adventure, and delight; a home, a teacher, a companion.”

Lorraine Anderson

Discover Kate’s Story!

Blaire Baxter, Teacher/Naturalist

“I currently have tadpoles swimming in my kitchen, wearing a flower crown, and looking forward to a misty trail walk to spot mushrooms. I’m the kind of person who pulls out crayons and a nature journal.”

—Blaire Baxter, 2020

Discover Blaire’s Story!

Amy’s Story

“I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, ‘This is what it is to be happy.'”

— Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar

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Venus’ Story

“Not all who wander are lost.”

—J.R.R. Tolkien

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We’re currently seeking regional leaders for Women Outdoors. Please email ButterflyOutdoors@gmail.com for more information.