Midwest Mountaineering recently concluded the 53rd biannual Outdoor Adventure Expo. Cold weather and snow helped make for a record Expo. Sales increased 29%! The Expo hosted 70+ outdoor oriented exhibitors and 85+ free outdoor adventure presentations. The Expo hosted vibrant speakers such as Charlie Whittmack, Pete Athans and Lonnie Dupre. The Expo got over 9,000 people excited about the outdoors. Over 2,000 people attended the Banff Festival of Mountain Films. The first ever Beer and Gear Social Night was a huge success. Midwest Mountaineering would like to thank the Presenting Sponsors: Primaloft and Subaru, as well as the Co-Sponsors: Granite Gear, Smartwool, Minnesota Trails, Icebreaker, KFAI, YMCA of the Rockies, Patagonia, City Pages, National Forest Lodge, Tubbs, Bearskin Lodge, Summit Brewing and Marmot.
About Midwest Mountaineering
Midwest Mountaineering is a prominent outdoor specialty store located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The store has been serving residents of the Upper Midwest for 38 years. Midwest Mountaineering hosts two Outdoor Adventure Expos annually. The Spring Outdoor Adventure is held in late April. Midwest Mountaineering is located at 309 Cedar Ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55454. 612-339-3433. www.midwestmtn.com. www.outdooradventureexpo.com.
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