Outdoor Adventure Expo

Midwest Mountaineering and the U of M
November 17 – 19, 2017

Expo Hours:

Friday  2 – 9:30
Saturday  9 – 6:30
Sunday  10 – 5

Friday
2 – 9:30

Saturday
9 – 6:30

Sunday
10 – 5

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Presenting Sponsor:
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Sponsored By:
Sponsors

Concessions:

Acadia Cafe logo Food Service Provided By

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Official Beer of
Outdoor Adventure Expo

50¢ Popcorn
50¢ Popcorn
All Weekend Long !!!

Speaker Biographies / Program Descriptions

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Speakers & Programs (Featured):

  • The Banff Centre
    • Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour
  • Blair Braverman
    • Welcome to the Goddamn Ice Cube
  • Dr. Aaron Doering
    • Crossing the Arctic: Tales of Adventure from the High North
  • Lonnie Dupre
    • Cold Hunter One
    • Greenland - Pulling for the Planet
  • Amy Freeman
    • Adventure Advocacy: Paddling for a Cause
    • Gear for a Year
  • Rod and Sharon Johnson
    • 10 World Class Hikes in the U.S.
    • Winter Getaways and Hikes in the Southwest
  • Larry Mishkar
    • Backpacking Across Iceland
  • Paul Schurke
    • Arctic Trails & Their Secret Tales
    • Every Lake Has a Story
  • Kendra Stritch
    • Climbing and Skiing Denali
    • Smart Layering for all Winter Activities
    • Winter Waterfall Tour of Minnesota (aka Ice Climbing)
  • Mike Summers
    • Ice Age Trail Thru Hike in Winter
    • Gear for Hiking the Ice Age Trail in Winter

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17 featured programs listed.

Speakers & Programs:

  • David Aeilts
    • YOU CAN Hike the Grand Canyon
  • Chris Bandy
    • Greenland: Paddling the World of Icebergs
    • Exploring Vietnam's Ha Long Bay
  • Bob Carlson
    • A Kayak Adventure in Scoresbysund Greenland
  • Craig Carlson
    • Hiking the Canadian Rockies:  Banff and Mt. Assiniboine
    • Walker’s Haute Route: Hut-to-Hut Hiking from Mont Blanc to the Matterhorn
  • Dan Cooke
    • Tarp Setup Demonstration
  • Matthew Davis
    • 50th Anniversaries: Wild & Scenic River Act and the National Trails System
    • Help Wanted: Volunteering on your Favorite Hiking Trail
    • Winter on the North Country Trail
  • Anna DeMers and Ryan Urban
    • Skiing Marathons in Europe
  • James Didier
    • Mount Elbrus: Europe's Highest Peak and an Affordable Climb
  • Sarah Ehlen
    • Hiking & Photographing Glacier National Park
    • Traveling & Photographing Iceland
  • Kim Fishburn
    • Hiking the John Muir Trail
    • Ultralight Gear
    • Yosemite
  • Bernie Friel
    • Images and Tips from a Lifetime of Adventure Travel
  • Jordan Harvey
    • Exploring the Breathtaking Galapagos Islands and Mainland Ecuador
    • Machu Picchu and Beyond:  Making the Most of Your Travels in Peru
    • Patagonia Unbridled: Journey through Southern Chile & Argentina
  • Alison Heebsh
    • Many Ways to Enjoy the Superior Hiking Trail
  • Paul Kautz
    • Crown to Coast: A The Pacific Northwest National Scenic Trail
  • Martin Kubik
    • The Art of BWCAW River Snowshoeing
  • Innocent Lyimo
    • African Wildlife Safaris and Beyond
    • Kilimanjaro - The Roof of Africa
    • Mountain Gorilla Treks in Rwanda and Uganda
  • Al Macdonald
    • Australia:  Island Hopping & Hospitality Down Under
    • Hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu
    • New Zealand:  An Adventurer's Paradise
  • Bobby and Maura Marko
    • The Arrowhead Traverse
    • Layering Your Tots for Winter Adventures
  • Melanie McManus
    • Thousand-Miler: Adventures Hiking the Ice Age Trail
  • Midwest Mountaineering
    • Beer! and Gear!  Social Night and Raffle
  • Midwest Mountaineering Staff
    • Climb in the Bouldering Cave (Free)
  • Maria Murillo
    • Costa Rica: A Tropical Paradise
    • Hiking in Paradise: Costa Rica
  • Kevin Murphy
    • Skijoring Basics
  • Scott Oeth
    • Sleep Under the Stars at 30 Below!
    • Winter Survival Skills
  • Ted Olson
    • CDT 2017: Self-Discovery on the Continental Divide Trail
  • Dave Pagel
    • Casket Quarry: Back From the Dead
  • Bear Paulsen
    • Traveling the BWCA in Winter
    • Winter Camping Basics
    • Winter Camping – Beyond the Basics
  • Brenda Piekarski
    • Adventure Filmmaking
  • Jonathan Ringdahl
    • Cold Weather Paddling
    • Majestic Winter in the National Parks
  • Hywel Taff Roberts
    • Rambling Snowdonia's Welsh Mountains and the Wales Coastal Path
  • Steve Schreader
    • 14ers for First Timers
  • Michelle Schroeder
    • Tramping New Zealand Without a Plan
  • Rob Schultz
    • The Future of Wolves in Minnesota and the United States
  • Sue Slack
    • Kickin’ it in Croatia and Slovenia
    • Transformational Travel: This Trip Changed My Life!
  • Hugh Smith
    • Photographing Your Bucket List
  • Carter Stritch
    • Backcountry Ice Skating
  • Steve Tickle
    • High Passes to Everest Base Camp
  • Bob Timmons
    • Covering the Minnesota Outdoors
  • John Van Barriger
    • Packing the Perfect "Oh S***" Kit
    • Paddling South Carolina's Diverse Waterways
  • Ed Watson
    • Butter, Butter, Butter – Fats You Really Should be Eating
  • Tom Watson
    • Gear, Gadgets, Tips-n-Tricks
    • The Evolving Snowshoe
    • Warning!  Dangerous Ice!
  • Paul Wild
    • Biking Spain’s Camino de Santiago
  • Richard Williamson
    • Alaska DIY: Traveling the Alaska Highway
  • Jameson Wiltermood
    • The Wide World of Fatbiking
  • Casey Wollschlaeger
    • Winter Bike Commuting

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68 programs listed.

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