Get her signed up for the DNRE BOW ASAP! She'll learn to ride trails comfortably with a supportive group of similarly experienced (or not) women.
Many of us may have a bike she can borrow for this if you can give us more info on her sizing.
Cadillac Pathway TC & NMMBA Treasurer
2012 Trail Work Hours = 12
Stupidity SHOULD be painful!!
29er=222.9, SS=7.86, Commuter=96.6, Geared=0, Jekyll=25.5, Super V=41.4, Roadie=0