“Promoting and showcasing a wide variety of recreational industries and entities that make the Grand Valley a perfect place for outdoor enthusiasts to live and visit.” Feb. 9, 9am-4pm & Feb. 10, 10am-4pm Two Rivers Convention Center in Grand Junction. Presented by Humphrey RV & sponsored by Grand Junction Subaru. General Ticket $5 – Kids 12 and under FREE. One ticket gets you into both days.
This 2 day event will motivate you to get outside and seek adventure! The first ever display of all-outdoor related businesses joining together under one roof in Mesa County! Vendors will showcase everything from RV’s to outdoor accessories, clothing, boats and equipment! Get ready! Get excited about the outdoors, go out and have fun!
Your admission of $5 gets you in the door for two days of interesting seminars, demos and vendor exhibits. At registration, attendees can register to win a Jet Boat Ride (for up to 10 people) from Jet Boat Colorado.
Seminars & demos include:
Pope & Young - Measuring your racks, 1:00 - 4:00 each day.
Camping Off-the-Grid: Understanding Solar and Generator Power, Presented by: Humphrey RV
Riding an Ebike, Presented by: Colorado Ebikes
Pro-Cyclist: Alexis Skarda – Down Hill Mountain Bike Champion Training and Racing, Presented by: Grand Junction Subaru
The Palisade Plunge: Update on the trail, Presented by: COPMOBA
Mushroom Foraging 101, Presented by: Trent and Kristen Blizzard
Forest Fires + Morels = Buckets of Fungi (How to find Burn Morels in Old Forest Fires)
Back Country First Aid - Mesa County Search & Rescue
Hunting with Primitive Weapons - Learn how our early ancestors used primitive weapons to hunt.
Amazing Rescues by the Ouray County Search & Rescue - Karen Risch, No Individual Heroes.
Iron Man Athlete - Adam Sczech - training and stores
Casting for Recovery® - Marlene Collins - Breast cancer survivors and angling.
Fly Fishing Entomology Basics Presented by: Gary Barnhart
Preparing for Altitude:
Presented by: Michael Aschmann of Beyond The Giant
Colorado Parks and Wildlife Hunter Outreach Program
Presented by: Kathleen Tadvick
http://gjexploretheoutdoorsexpo.com for dates and times.