Outdoor Adventure Expo

Midwest Mountaineering and the U of M

April 26 – 28, 2019

Expo Hours:

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

Friday
2 – 9:30

Saturday
9 – 6:30

Sunday
10 – 5


Sponsored By:

Eddyline Kayaks Northstar Canoes Oboz Footwear Patagonia prAna Smartwool Trailtopia Adventure Food Western Mountaineering

Concessions:

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

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

Speaker Biographies / Program Descriptions

Canoe, Kayak & Paddleboard Auction
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Speakers & Programs (Featured):

  • AAA Auctions
    • Canoe, Kayak & Paddleboard Auction
  • The Banff Centre
    • Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour
  • Cliff Jacobson
    • Canoeing Wild Rivers
    • Cooking Secrets
    • Packing and Portaging
  • Cliff Jacobson, Pete Marshall, Jonathan Ringdahl, Tom Watson
    • Paddling Safety Panel Discussion
  • Rod and Sharon Johnson
    • Canadian Rockies Hiking and Backpacking
    • 10 Spectacular North Shore Waterfall Hikes
    • Utah Hiking and Canyoneering
  • Luke 'Strider' Jordan
    • Thru-Hiking the Great Plains Trail
    • A Thru-Hiker’s Journey through the North Country Trail
  • Zack Kruzins and Ken Storm, Jr.
    • From the Andes to the Atlantic: Kayaking Across the Patagonian Steppe
  • Jon Solberg
    • Ultimate Road-trip: Crossing Greenland’s Long Axis by Motor Vehicle
  • Adam 'Chipmunk' Vachon
    • Confessions of an Ultralight Junkie: Tips, Tricks, and Stories

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14 featured programs listed.

Speakers & Programs:

  • Tiger Beaudoin
    • Mountaineering 101
  • Barry Brahier
    • Sea Kayaking Voyageurs National Park
  • Erik and Hanna Brandt
    • Boat Barging through Europe
  • Craig Carlson
    • Walker’s Haute Route: Hut-to-Hut Hiking from Mont Blanc to the Matterhorn
  • Bonnie Carlson-Green
    • Swim Adventures for Dog-Paddlers to Olympians
  • Dan Cooke
    • Tarp Setup Demonstration
  • Clayton Daughenbaugh
    • Wild Utah: A Wilderness Icon
  • Renee Davies
    • Exploring the Breathtaking Galapagos Islands and Mainland Ecuador
    • Machu Picchu and Beyond:  Making the Most of Your Travels in Peru
  • Matthew Davis
    • Family Hiking & Volunteering
    • Maps & Apps for Hiking
  • Sarah Ehlen
    • Hiking & Photographing Glacier National Park
    • Landscape Photography
  • Cassie and Krista Eichhorst
    • Backpacking Jasper National Park
  • Krista Erdahl
    • Patagonia Unbridled: Journey through Southern Chile & Argentina
  • Kim Fishburn
    • A Guide to Ultralight Gear
    • Yosemite
  • Sean Foster
    • Twin Cities Rock Climbing
  • EJ Gurley
    • Overseas Adventures!
  • Christina Hausman and Lindsay Brandt
    • Top 10 Voyageurs National Park Experiences
  • Tony Heimkes
    • Kayak Fishing Tips and Tricks
  • Karl Huemiller
    • Paddling Opportunities in the Twin Cities
  • Bruce Hyer
    • Wabakimi: World’s Best Wilderness Canoeing Area?
    • Woodland Caribou are a Lot Like Canoeists!
  • Zach Johns, Nick Perronteau, and Mark Spagnolo
    • “We Got Kek’d!” The Current State of Minnesota’s Most Infamous Trail
  • Richard and Rachael Kaufman
    • Isle Royale National Park 101
  • Zack Kruzins
    • Journey Into a Northern Island Paradise – Lake Superior’s Canadian North Shore
  • Joe Lee
    • Climbing Evolution: Patent Lawyer to Climbing Guide
  • Joe Lee and Erik Anderson
    • Best Places in the US for Adventure Climbing
  • Joe Lee and David Kolcinski
    • How to Design and Build Out Your Own Adventure Van
    • What’s the Deal with #vanlife?
  • Greg Lais
    • 40 Days in the Wilderness
  • Innocent Lyimo
    • African Wildlife Safaris and Beyond
    • Kilimanjaro - The Roof of Africa
    • Mountain Gorilla Treks in Rwanda and Uganda
  • Paula Maccabee
    • Clear and Present Danger – Call to Protect Minnesota from Sulfide Mining
  • Maura and Bobby Marko
    • Boundary Waters with Babies and Kids
    • Camping with Babies and Kids
  • Pete Marshall
    • Why is the BWCAW so Controversial?
  • Al MacDonald
    • Australia:  Island Hopping & Hospitality Down Under
    • Hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu
    • New Zealand:  An Adventurer's Paradise
  • Rod Markin
    • Rebirth of a Trail
  • Midwest Mountaineering
    • Beer! and Gear!  Social Night and Raffle
  • Midwest Mountaineering Staff
    • Climb in the Bouldering Cave (Free)
  • Midwest Mountaineering Staff and Vendor Representatives
    • Paddlesports Demo
  • Larry Mishkar
    • Touring Finland on a Fatbike
  • Maria Murillo
    • Costa Rica: A Tropical Paradise
    • Hiking in Paradise: Costa Rica
  • Steve Nelson
    • Planning & Packing for a BWCA Canoe Trip
    • Top BWCA Sites You Should Visit
  • Dale Niggemann
    • Rocket Stove Demonstration
  • Casey O’Connell
    • Safari Njema - Planning your East African Safari
  • Bob O’Hara
    • 60 Consecutive Years in the Boundary Waters
    • Expedition Canoe Planning
  • Scott Oeth
    • The Lost Art of Canoe Poling
    • Wilderness Survival Skills
  • Serafina Orcoyen
    • Pukaskwa National Park
  • Bear Paulsen
    • BWCA: Everything You Need to Know
    • Paddling Minnesota and Wisconsin Rivers
  • Bear Paulsen and Claire Porter
    • Canoe Trips at 7 Months Pregnant and with a Newborn
  • Brenda Piekarski
    • Adventure Filmmaking
  • Jonathan Ringdahl
    • Introduction to Sea Kayaking
    • Isle Royale National Park
  • Hywel Taff Roberts
    • Wales: History, Culture and Language
  • Hywel Taff Roberts and Gareth Roberts
    • Hiking Snowdonia National Park and the Welsh Coastal Path
  • Jonathan Rocket
    • The Ins and Outs of Commuting by Bicycle in the Twin Cities
  • Elspeth Ronnander, Erik Pieh, and Friends
    • Backpacking and Packrafting Alaska's Gates of the Arctic National Park
  • Scott Sater
    • Mindful Journeys to the Source of the Ganges
  • Michelle Savoie
    • Explore Indigenous & Voyageur Cultures in Quetico
    • Voyageur Wilderness Programme
  • Steve Schreader and Eli Nord
    • Ode 2 Minnesota
  • Michelle Schroeder
    • Backpacking 101 - How to Keep from Doing Stupid S*** on Trail
    • Grand Canyon’s Remote Side
    • Northern California’s Lost Coast Trail
  • Harlan Schwartz
    • Wilderness Paddling in Woodland Caribou Provincial Park
  • Fred “Jacques” Shermock
    • All About Quetico Provincial Park
  • Postak Shrestha
    • Bhutan: The Land of Thunder Dragon
  • Sue Slack
    • Kickin’ it in Croatia and Slovenia
    • Not a Trust Fund Baby? Travel the World Anyway!
    • Solo Travel - It’s Good for All of Us
  • Henry Slocum
    • Bikepacking the American Southwest
  • Hugh M Smith MD PhD
    • Photographing Wildlife: The Secret to Stunning Images
  • Tommy Thompson
    • Paddling Natural North Florida
  • Steve Tickle
    • Mount Everest Base Camp - A Route for Everyone
  • Jim Umhoefer
    • Basics of Outdoor Photography
    • Cuba: Its Colors and Culture
    • Renting Backcountry Cabins and Lookouts
    • Traveling to Alaska by Ship, Bus and Train
  • John Van Barriger
    • Packing the Perfect "Oh Sh!t" Kit
    • The Yukon River: 10 Secrets for a Better Trip
  • Tom Watson
    • The Competent Kayaker
    • Competence and Self-Reliance in the Outdoors
  • Nora Whitmore
    • Kayak and Whitewater Opportunities in Minnesota
  • Paul Wild
    • Biking Spain’s Camino de Santiago
  • Richard Williamson
    • Alaska DIY: Travel On the Cheap!
  • Craig Zarley
    • Catching Canoe Country Walleyes

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97 programs listed.

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