Outdoor Adventure Expo

Midwest Mountaineering and the U of M
April 28 – 30, 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

Customer
Appreciation Night:

Thursday  5 – 9
Pre-Event Sale
All Are Welcome!


Premier Sponsor:
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Sponsored By:
Sponsors

Concessions:

Acadia Cafe logo Food Service Provided By

Bent Paddle Brewing logo
Official Beer of
Outdoor Adventure Expo

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

Speaker Biographies / Program Descriptions


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Speakers & Programs (Featured):

  • Suzanne Arnesen
    • Aboard the Draken Harald Hårfagre:  A Modern Viking Ship
  • The Banff Centre
    • Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour
  • Dr. Aaron Doering
    • Explore, Teach, Inspire: Inspire Kids to #Choose2Care
  • Dave and Amy Freeman
    • A Year in the Wilderness
    • Gear for a Year
  • Rod and Sharon Johnson
    • California Wine Country – Hiking and Highway 1
    • Utah Hiking and Canyoneering
    • Yosemite
  • Paul Schurke
    • Dogsledding Hudson Bay
    • Dogsledding with Greenland's Polar Inuit
    • Tails and Tales
  • Andrew Seissman
    • Footing it Around the World
  • Andrew Towne
    • Surviving the Everest Avalanche

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13 featured programs listed.

Speakers & Programs:

  • Mary Aegerter
    • Lesser-known Places to Hike on Your Next Trip West
  • Mindy Ahler
    • LowCarbon Crossings:  A 4,000 mile, 79-day Cross-Country Journey for Climate Action
  • Bird Anderson
    • Rim to Rim to Rim in the Grand Canyon
  • Brian Bahn
    • Choosing a Pair of Cross Country Skis
  • Chris Bandy
    • Exploring Vietnam's Ha Long Bay
    • Paddling the World of Icebergs – Greenland
    • Sailing the Bahamas
  • Amy Barrett
    • Winter Enchantment at Minnesota State Parks and Trails
  • Sandy Beach
    • Kayaking and Other Adventures in North Florida
  • Astrid Bryce
    • Take Better Pictures with Your Smartphone
  • Craig Carlson
    • Hiking the Canadian Rockies:  Banff and Mt. Assiniboine
    • The Walker’s Haute Route: Hut-to-Hut Hiking from Mont Blanc to the Matterhorn
  • Dan Cooke
    • Tarp Setup Demonstration
  • Lisa Crayford
    • Hiking in a Winter Waterfall Wonderland!
  • Clayton Daughenbaugh
    • Utah’s Red Rock Canyonland
  • Matthew Davis
    • Backcountry “Ski shoeing” Minnesota style
    • Winter Hiking 101
  • Christopher Dunham
    • Island Camping in the Apostle Islands: Going Beyond the Inner Ring
  • Sarah Ehlen
    • Landscape Photography
  • Adam Fetcher
    • Film: A Year in the Wilderness – Bear Witness
  • Kim Fishburn
    • Hiking the John Muir Trail
    • Ultralight Gear
    • Yosemite
  • Bernie Friel
    • Images and Tips from a Lifetime of Adventure Travel
  • Bryan Hansel
    • Winter Photography
  • 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
  • Zina Hemady and Norbert Schiller
    • The Nativity Trail: A Journey Through Palestine
  • Jen Herdina
    • Women's Leadership Expeditions
  • Jen and Kyle Herdina
    • Sailing the Spanish Virgin Islands
  • Mike Hogan
    • NE Yosemite National Park Backpacking
  • Karl Huemiller
    • Amazing Winter Recreational Opportunities in the Twin Cities
  • Will 'KB' Janecek
    • Adventures in Iceland
    • Off the Beaten Path – Adventures in Peru
    • Unexplored Cuba
  • Martin Kubik
    • Hiking the Toughest Trail in the BWCA Wilderness
  • Jim and Penny Langland
    • Walking England’s Coast to Coast Path
  • Kevin Langton
    • The Superior 100-Mile Endurance Run
  • Seth Lindenfelser
    • Choosing the Right Pair of Snowshoes
  • Craig Luedemann
    • The Grand Canyon:  South Rim Backcountry Hiking
  • Innocent Lyimo
    • African Wildlife Safaris and Beyond
    • Kilimanjaro - The Roof of Africa
    • Mountain Gorilla Treks in Rwanda and Uganda
  • Paula Maccabee
    • Truth, Justice and Law – How to Stop PolyMet and Protect Minnesota’s Treasured Waters!
  • 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
    • Boundary Waters with a Toddler
  • Toby McAdams
    • The Galapagos of the North – California's Channel Islands
    • Trekking in Nepal
  • Zach McCormick and Sophie Nikitas
    • Winter Bike Commuting
  • Dan Meyer
    • FastWax Ski Clinic
  • Midwest Mountaineering
    • Beer! and Gear!  Social Night and Raffle
  • Midwest Mountaineering Staff
    • Climb in the Bouldering Cave (Free)
  • Midwest Mountaineering – Venturing Crew 3309
    • Kids Area Entertainment
    • Passport to Adventure Game
  • Maria Murillo
    • Costa Rica: A Tropical Paradise
    • Hiking in Paradise: Costa Rica
  • Lois Norrgard
    • Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR)
  • Scott Oeth
    • 25 Survival Tips that Could Save Your Life this Winter!
    • Axe, Saw, and Knife — An Intro to Safe Usage
  • Bear Paulsen
    • BWCA Solo Winter Backpacking
    • Travelling the BWCA in Winter
    • Winter Camping Basics
    • Winter Camping – Beyond the Basics
  • Jon Ringdahl
    • Happy 100th Birthday, National Park Service!
    • Winter Camping on the John Beargrease Trail
  • Elspeth and Erik Ronnander
    • Hiking Wyoming's Wind River Range
  • Jon Rosenberg
    • Winter Tents
  • Cinzia Schlicksup
    • Hiking the Italian Apennine Mountains Salt Paths on Ancient Merchant Trails
  • Grant Schnell
    • Build Your Own Skipulk
  • Steve Schreader
    • Mount Rainier: The Ups and Downs of a First-time Summit
  • Michelle Schroeder
    • Hiking the Wonderland Trail
  • Gary Scott
    • Walking and Exploring Croatia and Slovenia
    • Dolomite Mountains of Northern Italy
  • Fred Sproat
    • Bike, Ski and Snowboard the Backcountry
  • Chelsea Strate
    • Taking the Fat Bike to the Snowy Trail
  • Kendra Stritch
    • Smart Layering for all Winter Activities
  • Kendra and Carter Stritch
    • 7 Reasons Minnesota is the Best Place to Start Ice Climbing
  • Anthony Taylor
    • Winter, Outdoors, Communities of Color
  • Ed Watson
    • Butter, Butter, Butter – Fats You Really Should be Eating
  • Tom Watson
    • Minnesota Camper Cabins
    • The Evolving Snowshoe
    • Warning!  Dangerous Ice!
  • Paul Wild
    • Biking Spain’s Camino de Santiago
  • Richard Williamson
    • DIY Alaska!  Travel on the Cheap
  • Alex Yudell
    • Plane-packing the Southwest

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89 programs listed.

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