Outdoor Adventure Expo

Midwest Mountaineering and the U of M
November 16 – 18, 2018

Expo Hours:

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

2 – 9:30

9 – 6:30

10 – 5

Presenting Sponsor:
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Sponsored By:

Bent Paddle Brewing Patagonia Prana Smartwool


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Official Beer of
Outdoor Adventure Expo

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

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Complete details online by November 1st, 2018

Speaker Biographies / Program Descriptions

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Speakers & Programs (Featured):

  • The Banff Centre
    • Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour
  • Dr. Aaron Doering
    • The Nuts and Bolts of an Arctic Expedition
  • Lonnie Dupre
    • Alone at the Top - Climbing Denali in the Dead of Winter
  • Rod and Sharon Johnson
    • Canadian Rockies Hiking and Backpacking
    • 10 Specular North Shore Waterfall Hikes
  • Tom Lais
    • Tour De Afrique: A 12,000 km Bike Ride from Cairo to Cape Town
  • Melanie Radzicki McManus, Brian Peterson, and Bob Timmons
    • That's so Minnesotan: The Superior Hiking Trail
  • Steve Schreader and Eli Nord
    • Ode 2 Minnesota

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8 featured programs listed.

Speakers & Programs:

  • Arden Bailey
    • Experience Yellowstone in the Winter
    • Yellowstone's Winter Wildlife
  • Erik and Hanna Brandt
    • Boat Barging through Europe
  • Sheridan Braun
    • Winter in Banff National Park
  • Craig Carlson
    • Walker’s Haute Route: Hut-to-Hut Hiking from Mont Blanc to the Matterhorn
  • Bonnie Carlson-Green
    • Adventure Travel to Face Your Fears
  • Joel Clemmer and Jean Haley
    • The Best of the Sierras: Bear Paw High Sierra Camp and the Rae Lakes Loop
  • Renee Davies
    • Exploring the Breathtaking Galapagos Islands and Mainland Ecuador
    • Machu Picchu and Beyond:  Making the Most of Your Travels in Peru
  • Matthew Davis
    • Skishoeing
    • Volunteer stewardship of the BWCAW's Hiking Trails
  • James Didier
    • Climbing Adventures in Mexico
  • Sarah Ehlen
    • Traveling & Photographing Iceland
    • Winter Photography
  • Krista Erdahl
    • Patagonia Unbridled: Journey through Southern Chile & Argentina
  • Gail Francis
    • Pacific Crest Thru Hike
  • Matt Gregory
    • Cross Country Ski Storytime for Children
    • The Many Ways to Wax a Ski
  • EJ Gurley
    • Overseas Adventures!
  • Rudi Hargesheimer
    • Birds of Winter: Minnesota and Tropical Florida
    • Minnesota State Parks Sampler, Winter and Summer
    • The Superior Hiking Trail: History Has Been Made, A History is Being Written
    • Norway in Focus
  • Will 'KB' Janecek
    • Adventures in Iceland
    • Off the Beaten Path – Adventures in Peru
    • Unexplored Cuba
  • Martin Kubik
    • Choose the Best Snowshoe for Your Next Adventure
  • Jim and Penny Langland
    • Kayaking Kenai Fjords National Park
  • Innocent Lyimo
    • African Wildlife Safaris and Beyond
    • Kilimanjaro - The Roof of Africa
    • Mountain Gorilla Treks in Rwanda and Uganda
  • Paula Maccabee
    • Canoe Journey to Protect Our Lake Superior Waters from PolyMet Sulfide Mine Pollution
  • Al MacDonald
    • Inca Mysteries and the Trail to Machu Picchu
    • New Zealand:  An Adventurer's Paradise
  • Pete Marshall
    • What Makes the BWCAW so Controversial?
  • Craig Maxson
    • The Many Wonders of Backpacking the Lost Coast Trail
  • Midwest Mountaineering
    • Beer! and Gear!  Social Night and Raffle
  • Midwest Mountaineering Staff
    • All about GPS
    • Choosing a Pair of Cross Country Skis
    • Choosing the Right Pair of Snowshoes
    • Climb in the Bouldering Cave (Free)
  • Midwest Mountaineering – Venturing Crew
    • Pizza Party !!
  • Maria Murillo
    • Costa Rica: A Tropical Paradise
    • Hiking in Paradise: Costa Rica
  • Kevin Murphy
    • Skijoring Basics
  • Casey O’Connell
    • East African Adventures: Plan, Prepare, Enjoy
  • Scott Oeth
    • At Home at Twenty Below
    • Wilderness Survival Skills
  • Jessica Ostrov
    • Equality and Inclusion in Green Spaces
  • Bear Paulsen
    • Winter Camping Basics
    • Winter Camping – Beyond the Basics
    • Workshop: Winter Camping in the BWCA
  • Brenda Piekarski
    • Adventure Filmmaking
  • Jonathan Ringdahl
    • Come to the Dark Side: Winter Camping Tips and Tales
    • Winter is the Best!
  • Hywel Taff Roberts
    • Hiking in Snowdonia and the Welsh Coastal Path
    • Wales: History, Culture and Language
  • Elspeth Ronnander and Erik Pieh
    • Exploring Italy's Via Ferrata
  • Nick Salmen
    • Sustainable Tourism
  • Grant Schnell
    • Build Your Own Skipulk Workshop
  • Michelle Schroeder
    • Backpacking 101 - How to Keep from Doing Stupid S*** on Trail
    • Grand Canyon’s Remote Side
    • Soloing the John Muir Trail
  • Gary Scott
    • Exploring Croatia and Slovenia and the Dolomites
    • Walking in the Dolomite Mountains of Northern Italy
  • Andrew Seissman
    • Footing it Around the World
  • 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
  • Kendra Stritch
    • Ice Climbing from Minnesota to Korea
    • Ice Climbing World Cup – Competition and Culture
    • Smart Layering for all Winter Activities
  • Rory Scoles
    • Exploring the Superior Backcountry
  • Steve Tickle
    • Mount Everest Base Camp - A Route for Everyone
  • Ian Timberlake
    • A Guide to Climbing Mount Rainier
  • Rei Ugarte
    • Nature’s Healing Power
  • Ed Watson
    • Butter, Butter, Butter – Fats You Really Should be Eating
  • Tom Watson
    • The Self-Reliant Survivor
  • Richard Williamson
    • Alaska DIY: Roadside Fishing on the Cheap!

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79 programs listed.

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