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)

Speaker Biographies and Program Descriptions

Paul Kautz
Paul and Kelly Kautz

Paul and Kelly have backpacked together over two centuries.

Paul has thru-hiked the Superior Hiking Trail (SHT), Arizona Trail (AZT), Ice Age Trail (IAT), Pacific Northwest Trail (PNT), West Coast Trail (WCT), Kekakabi Trail (Kek), and Border Route Trail (BRT).

Kelly has done the Kekakabi Trail (Kek), Border Route Trail (BRT), and West Coast Trail (WCT).

West Coast Trail
Kelly Kautz on the Kekakabic Trail

Find out what type of fun it is to hike 75 kilometers of trail, including ladders, cable cars, and every type of beach imaginable on Vancouver Island, British Columbia.

We did it, and so can you!  Join us for a quick overview of the trail, highlights of our hike, and free advice for your own West Coast Trail (vancouverisland.com/things-to-do-and-see/parks-and-trails/trails/west-coast-trail) adventure.

Saturday,  Nov. 19th, 11:45a.m.,  U of M – Hanson Hall, Room 1-105

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