Outdoor Adventure Expo

April 28 – 30, 2023

Midwest Mountaineering and the U of M

Expo Hours:

Friday  2 – 9
Saturday  10 – 6
Sunday  11 – 5

Sponsored By:

FITS Icebreaker Lakes & Legends Marmot Mountain Hardwear Patagonia


Lakes and Legends Brewing Company logo Lakes & Legends
Official Beer of
Outdoor Adventure Expo
All Weekend

KCM Eggrolls logo

KCM Eggrolls
Friday 4:00 to 7:30

Finer Meats & Eats logo

Finer Meats & Eats
Saturday 10:00 to 6:00

Eggroll Queen logo

Eggroll Queen
Sunday 11:00 to 5:00

$1 Popcorn
$1 Popcorn
All Weekend Long !!!
(Proceeds benefit American Alpine Club scholarship program.)

Kids (12 & under) Spin the Wheel - Get a Prize!
Kids Spin the Wheel and Get a Prize!
Thrifty Outfitters
All Weekend Long !!!
(12 & Under)

Meet Exhibitors at the Expo

Expo Floor Map and
Exhibitor Booth List

Please note that this list represents the organizations and manufacturer's representatives that you will be able to meet in person at the Outdoor Adventure Expo in a designated booth space – be sure to pick up an Expo floor map Expo floor map upon entering.  There will be many other product brands present, and there may be other manufacturer's representatives present (but not in a dedicated booth space).

The Expo is a great opportunity for you to get assistance with your next purchase, or creating your next adventure.
Have fun, and enjoy the Outdoor Adventure Expo!

Go to: 
  • All Energy Solar


    All Energy Solar is a trusted leader in the solar energy industry.  We provide clean, green, solar energy solutions for residential, commercial, agricultural, and government clients.


  • Ayubu's Tanzania Safaris


    We strive to meet and exceed your expectations – whether it is your first or your ninety-first visit to Tanzania.  We will work with you to create, coordinate and guide you on your dream trip:  Wildlife Safaris, Mount Kilimanjaro and Meru Climbs, Chimpanzee and Gorilla Trekking, Beach Holiday, Cultural and Historical Experiences, and so much more.


  • BEMER Group North America


    Better Circulation.  Better Health.  Better Life.  BEMER devices use a pulsed electromagnetic field – abbreviated as PEMF – to deliver a patented therapeutic signal.


  • Boundary Waters Advisory Committee


    BWAC is an all-volunteer Minnesota nonprofit, established in 2002.  The BWAC mission is to preserve existing historic and intrinsically beautiful trails in the BWCA Wilderness.  BWAC recruits and organizes outdoor enthusiasts to participate in safe, rewarding trips maintaining trails in the BWCAW.


  • Cooke Custom Sewing


    The best in canoe packs, canoeing accessories, custom tarps and canoe camping equipment.


  • Eggroll Queen


    Where delicious jumbo egg rolls are done right!


  • Finer Meats & Eats


    A mouthwatering selection of BBQ, burgers, sandwiches, and more!


  • Friends of Flathorn Gegoka Trails


    Located in the boreal forest near Isabella, Minnesota, we are committed to preserving the backcountry, wilderness experience for cross country skiing, bicycling, hiking, birding, star-gazing, or just reveling in the beauty of the forest.  We welcome outdoor enthusiasts to nearly 20 miles of groomed trails that wind through old-growth stands of pine, fir, aspen, and birch; cross tamarack bogs; and skirt wilderness lakes and streams.


  • Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness


    Our mission:  To protect, preserve and restore the wilderness character of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and the Quetico-Superior Ecosystem.


  • Friends of Wabakimi


    Friends of Wabakimi (FOW) is an Ontario not-for-profit corporation created to support and eventually assume responsibility for the volunteer conservancy efforts of The Wabakimi Project to rehabilitate and document canoe routes in the Wabakimi Area.


  • Frost River Trading Company


    Our rugged backpacks and bags have enjoyed a rich history in the discovery and exploration of this unique area.  Traditional canoe packs have been a part of this North Country wilderness for more than a century and our Frost River line of heavy duty backpacks, and canvas and leather bags have been designed and tested to perform in this rugged environment.  All Frost River products are made in our workshop in northern Minnesota.


  • Golden Sun Chiropractic Wellness Center


    Welcome!  May the magic of healing transform you!  We invite you to try our gentle chiropractic and holistic care to treat you and your whole family.  Our patients use our services to help them heal from a variety of symptoms and conditions, as well as injuries related to accidents, work, sports, or the stress of daily life.


  • Hauling Dogs, LLC


    Enjoy the quiet solitude of the Boundary Waters Wilderness that only winter can provide.  Our Alaskan Huskies will haul you and your gear, or for the more adventurous, just your gear, deep into the Boundary Waters and leave you there (don’t worry we’ll come back to get you)!  Enjoy world class ice fishing, beautiful nordic skiing, or just truly remote winter camping.  We offer several options for different experience levels.


  • Ice Age Trail Alliance – Indianhead Chapter


    The Ice Age Trail Alliance is a non-profit, volunteer and member based organization headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  Established in 1958, it now has over 5,000 members who support the Ice Age National Scenic Trail.  The Indianhead Chapter (based in St. Croix Falls) hosts numerous hikes, trail improvement days and presentations by glacial geologists throughout the year.


  • John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon


    The John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon commemorates the life of John Beargrease, the son of a Chippewa chief who delivered mail by dog sled along Lake Superior's rugged North Shore in the late 19th century.  The Beargrease is the longest and most challenging of sled dog events in the lower 48 states.


  • KCM Eggrolls


    Worth your cheat meal!


  • Lakes & Legends   Booth: Beer Tent   Expo Sponsor


    Lakes & Legends Brewing Company specializes in seasonal craft beers of the North, ranging from traditional styles to limited releases inspired by Minnesota farms, and served in our community-minded taproom in the Loring Park neighborhood of Minneapolis.


  • The Loppet Foundation


    Youth pursue new adventures through our programs.  Outdoor enthusiasts enjoy trails that we steward in Theodore Wirth Park in partnership with the Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board.  Athletes of all levels challenge themselves in year-round Loppet events and through our clubs and training classes.  We believe in coming together as a community to get outdoors and embrace adventure for all.


  • Minnesota North College


    Minnesota North College prepares lifelong learners and engaged citizens through inclusive, transformative experience reflecting the character and natural environment of the region.


  • Minnesota Rovers Outdoors Club


    We are a diverse group of people drawn together by a common appreciation of the outdoors.  We enjoy hiking, biking, canoeing, climbing, skiing, snowshoeing, camping, sight-seeing, and we take an active role in the preservation of the wilderness with which Minnesota is so well endowed.


  • North Country Trail Association – Kekakabic Trail Chapter


    We're the nationwide nonprofit organization that works in partnership with the National Park Service to build, maintain, and promote the North Country National Scenic Trail.


  • North Shore Camping Company


    Looking for a place you can relax or adventure at whim?  Do you love the great outdoors, but prefer a comfortable mattress to waking up on a deflated air mattress?  We are with you.  Get with us and get yourself to North Shore Camping Co. in Beaver Bay, Minnesota!


  • North Star Ski Touring Club


    We bike, canoe, kayak, hike, dance, socialize, develop and maintain trails.  But OUR PASSION is CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING!


  • Northern Lakes Girl Scout Canoe Base


    Located 20 miles east of Ely, MN, just a short paddle from the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, this wilderness tripping camp offers completely outfitted canoe trips.  Girls ages 12-18 -- and adults -- come on 3, 5, 7, and 10 day canoe trips.  Participants come from Minnesota, Wisconsin, and throughout the United States.


  • Snowtrekker Tents


    Snowtrekker® Tents maintains a strict, sustained commitment to provide only gear of the highest quality and durability to withstand the most demanding winter environments in which it is designed to perform, safely and reliably.  This is our mission.  And yes, we proudly build our canvas tents in the USA.


  • Superior Highland Backcountry


    Superior Highland Backcountry, natural skiing on the North Shore of Lake Superior.  We advocate for backcountry skiing and work to expand and protect human powered skiing opportunities in Northeastern MInnesota.


  • Three Rivers Park District


    Each of the Park District's facilities has watersheds that flow into three rivers: the Mississippi, Minnesota and Crow.  The Park District was created in 1957.  Since then, it has grown to encompass over 27,000 acres of parks and trails and serves over 10 million visitors annually.


  • Thrive Adventures


    Do Somethin' Crazy!  The Thrive Adventures motto says it all.  Our vacations are one of a kind, custom, fully-guided adventure vacations.  The world is full of rare beauty and activities that most travelers will never see or experience, and our aim is to check those boxes on your bucket list.


  • Travel Resorts of America – Midwest


    Travel Resorts of America was founded in 1986.  Since then, we have added on to our growing family with our Midwest resorts.  In December of 2021 we purchased 4 more amazing resorts including Ham Lake, Hidden Bluffs, St. Croix in Minnesota, and Rushmore Shadows in South Dakota.


  • Trek Ski Plus - Aosta Valley Adventures


    Explore some of the most beautiful valleys and breathtaking trails in the Italian Alps.  Ski the world class Italian, Swiss and French resorts.  Our itineraries will take you to the foot of four of the highest peaks in western Europe: The Monte Rosa, the Grand Paradiso, the Mont Blanc and the Matterhorn.


  • Visit Winona


    Visit Winona is a destination marketing organization whose mission is to promote the Winona area as a viable year-round travel destination for leisure, business, and arts tourism, thereby generating greater economic impact for the city and other tourism stakeholders.


  • Wild Wales Tours & Walkabouts


    Wild Wales Tours are created for people who hate tours.  With us, you will not have huge buses, name tags, large groups or hurried stops.  What you will have is a wonderful personalized experience full of the best scenery and culture that Wales has to offer.


  • Wilderness Inquiry


    Travel the world with Wilderness Inquiry!  We provide great outdoor adventures for adults and conduct award-winning programs introducing youth, families, and people with disabilities to the natural world.


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