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EXPO/Workshops/FieldTrips


The 2nd annual Kook Out

A kook-friendly surf contest, surfboard demo day, and BBQ at the Oregon Coast presented by New Belgium Brewing.


Make your own Shibori-Dyed Hammock

Adventure is exhausting, so chill out and make your own Shibori-dyed Hammock to nap in with the Escape Collective.

 


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Nature Print-Making

Nature is full of hidden, everyday beauty. This printmaking workshop with San Francisco-based 3 Fish Studios  and Portland-based Pine Fort Press will help you discover the random beauty of nature while making a nice edition of prints to take home.


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HIKE & HARVEST WILDERNESS PERFUME

Join Juniper Ridge for a hike and make Wilderness Perfume by distilling and extracting fragrance from wildflowers, plants, bark, moss, mushrooms, and tree trimmings that you harvest on the trail. 


Shape a Surfboard

Any "maker" can be a "shaper", so to prove it the fine folks at Shaper Studios rigged up a portable workshop and are bringing it to the EXPO to teach you how to shape a surfboard.


Dream Roll to the Coast

A motorcycle ride for women and men. Join the Dream Roll for a day trip to the coast with a secret map, goody bags, and some fun kind of trouble-making!


Swimmin Club

Explore swimmin holes and go cliff jumping around Portland with filmmaker and cliff jumping expert Jeff Edwards of Los Angeles Swimmin .


Throw Knives

Come throw James Brand knives with us at the Edgevale booth in Half Dome Hall and win a "KNIFE THROWER" trophie.


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THE MAGDALENA EXPERIENCE

Explore the feminine perspective of professional photography with Magdalena Wosinska in this women's workshop.


BIRDWALK ON THE WILD SIDE

Find some new feathered friends on a walk in the wilderness with the pros!  Celestron, an award winning telescope and optics company, has partnered with the Cornell Lab of Ornithology as official sponsors to promote the hobby of birding.


Adventure Writing

Adventure is a way of life — and so is creativity. Join Stay Wild magazine contributor Charlotte Austin and her dog Huckleberry for this adventure writing workshop presented by Rite in the Rain.


Go Paddling

Next Adventure lead trips like everyday, so if you're itching to paddle we think you should do it with them! Ever want to try yoga on a paddle board? Want to creep up on some wildlife chilling in a wetland? Need some basic urban paddling skillz? Here's your chance.


Make A Floral Crown

Learn how to create a lush floral crown out of fresh, seasonal flowers with collaborative designers metal + moss. Play with color, texture and volume to create your unique crown. You will learn how to wire wrap individual blooms and cluster greenery to create a seamless appearance.


Build a Camp Chair

Build the essential item for your on-the-go kickback: the Anywhere Camp Chair with Hand-Eye Supply.


Bike Fishing

Ride with Swift Industries  & Path Less Pedaled to learn more about fly fishing by bicycle. At the end of the day ride home with a new fishing set-up by the Tenkara Rod Co.


Camp Cooking

Join Snow Peak to learn more about backcountry & open fire cooking with their super deluxe cooking gear.


FUNTOGRAPHY

John Hook is flying in from Hawai’i to lead a funtography workshop for anyone interested in fun ways to take their photography to the next level. Learn how to find good light, the difference between capturing and creating images, and other pro-tips. 


Yoga in the Woods

Bring a mat and an open mind. Lululemon Athletica will be leading daily free classes for everyone of all levels. Each day will have a surprise instructor. Happyness is the goal.


Ivy Basket Weaving

Join Rewild Portland and learn how to pull and process ivy near the World Forestry Center and then how to weave it into a twined basket.  At the end of the class take home a basket great for gathering berries or mounting to the front of a bicycle.