Denver Outdoor Adventure Pavilion

Travel & Adventure Show

Denver Outdoor Adventure Pavilion

Add Adventure to Your Next Vacation

Looking add outdoor activities to your next trip? Head to the Outdoor Adventure Travel Pavilion, sponsored by the Outdoor Writers Association of America, where a myriad of tourism brands and organizations stand ready to provide trip-planning inspiration, experiences,  and travel packages.

You’ll find vacation and itinerary options ranging from hiking and camping, to biking and rock climbing excursions, in a dedicated area of the show floor reserved specifically for travel providers who are looking to meet YOU.

Industry Leading Content
You never know who you’re going to meet at America’s Favorite Travel Show, as you’ll experience top-tier travel information from experts in the industry who are ready to help you plan your next outdoor adventure. From new products and itinerary options, to trending destinations and can’t miss tours, you’ll learn the latest info that you need to maximize your vacation experience.

If you’re looking for the latest information on the where, when, and how, you can’t miss this carefully programmed content!

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Who You’ll meet

Discover top travel providers and tour operators from around the globe, and connect directly with the experts who are on-hand to help you find, plan, personalize and book your next trip, right on the show floor.

Designed as a travel marketplace, you’ll have the opportunity to learn the latest and greatest information ranging from destination workshops, to solo and travel safety-focused sessions, all included with your ticket.

While you’re here, be sure to speak with each booth representative as they’ll be providing show-only travel specials and giveaways that you won’t be able to find anywhere else.

Who Should Attend? 

Whether you’re looking to plan a trip that is dedicated directly to the outdoors and adventure travel, or just looking to add a little adrenaline to your next trip, The Outdoor Adventure Pavilion will have exactly what you’re looking for.

Outdoor Adventure Pavilion Speaker Sessions

Saturday, March 8


11:30 am – 12 Noon

How to Stay Found Using Today’s Technology

Troy Basso

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Troy Basso, Fly Fishing Guide/Freelance Writer Outdoor Writer’s Association of America

A deep dive into staying found using today’s technology to avoid disaster. Using personal locator beacons, GPS communicators, Sat Phones, and medevac options for when you really need to be found.


1:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Mastering the Colorado 14ers: A Guide for Safe Alpine Adventures

Alex Derr

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Alex Derr, Chief Mountain Officer, The Next Summit

Learn the ins and outs of summiting Colorado’s highest peaks without becoming a news story. From essential gear and altitude sickness to route research and weather conditions, this engaging session covers critical considerations for reaching your next summit while emphasizing safety and preparedness. Alex will share stories from previous climbs that highlight important lessons learned and essential practices for avoiding accidents in the high country.


2:00 pm – 2:30 pm

7 Tips for Getting Outside with Your Kids

Heather Mundt

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Heather Mundt, Author of “Colorado Family Outdoor Adventure

Many parents are overwhelmed at the idea of getting their kids outside because they think it requires a ton of planning. Not so! This presentation offers seven simple tips for becoming an “outdoor family” that doesn’t include planning elaborate adventures far away from home. The idea is simply to get outside, no matter the kids’ ages or skill levels.

Sunday, March 9


11:30 am – 12 Noon

Storytelling for Film

Michael Brown

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Michael Brown, Owner, Serac Adventure Films

A five-time Everest Summiteer, three-time Emmy winner presents storytelling for filmmakers in the form of a story.


1:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Promote Your Adventures with Podcasts

Howard Fox

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Howard Fox, Outdoor Adventure Series Podcast (Fox Coaching, Inc.)

Award-Winning Outdoor Adventure Podcaster will discuss why being a guest on a podcast or starting your podcast, is a great way to share your passion for adventure travel, grow your network, and discover new adventure travel opportunities.


2:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Rugged Access for All

Christopher Kain

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Christopher Kain, Author, Speaker & Advocate, Kellisa’s Path

A captivating narrative to inspire everyone, no matter their abilities, to get outside and experience the country’s natural landscapes. Learn about some of the greatest trails across the US that can be completed while pushiking—hiking with someone in a wheelchair, mobility chair, or stroller.