OVERLAND EXPO WEST:
160+ CLASSES AND PROGRAMS / 300+ SESSION-HOURS
OVER 120 INSTRUCTORS - the best in the world!
Thursday, May 15, 2014 — noon: camping opens for main field; exhibitors set up
Friday, May 16, 2014 — 9 am to 5 pm exhibitor show, classes, Film Festival; 5 to 7, happy hour; 7+, Film Festival
Saturday, May 17, 2014 — 8 am to 5 pm exhibitor show, classes, Film Festival; 5 to 7, happy hour; 7+, Film Festival
Sunday, May 18, 2014: 10 - 3 pm exhibitor show, classes, Film Festival
Monday, May 19, 2014: departures . . . the adventures begin—what do you dream?
[Details on Overland Expo EAST in Asheville, NC, October 3-5, 2014,
will be available in July 2014.]
Day Pass Activities and Information: download our free Overland News (avail. late April / early May). Includes map, listings, camping, and all the info you need to plan your weekend (you'll get a free print copy upon arrival).
There is a large on-site restaurant and bar, and there will be food and beverage booths (more on the venue, see our FAQ page)
Confirmed AGAIN for 2014: Land Rover is once again sponsoring an on-site overland driving course. The course will be staffed by a dozen of the top overland driving skills trainers in the world ~ custom-tailored skills instruction, open all day to Overland Experience registrants, use your own vehicle or use a provided test vehicle. Day Pass attendees may sign up for a test drive of a provided vehicle, with an instructor.
RETURNING EVEN BIGGER for 2014: Get ready to be blown away by our expanded 6-acre OVERLAND SKILLS AREAS, with driving and motorcycle riding, and hands-on instruction in a DYNAMIC FORMAT that will allow you to custom-tailor specific overland skills training: winching, ropework & lashing, recovery, specialty substrates, spotting, bush skills, and more. We give the Camel Trophy Overland Expo Training Team** a blank slate to design the ULTIMATE OVERLAND SKILLS TRAINING AREA, and they won't disappoint.
Overland Experience registrants will have unlimited access to the ongoing Teaching Stations at the OVERLAND SKILLS TRAINING AREA, with hands-on participation. Day pass attendees have limited access, with viewing and test-driving provided vehicles on a first-come basis.
Overlanding Driving Skills: On-site Driving Course built by Land Rover Experience & staffed by a dozen of the top overland driving skills trainers in the world.**
Enjoy custom-tailored skills instruction, open all day to Overland Experience registrants, use your own vehicle or test drive one (for use only on this driving area, not for other classes).
*Day Pass attendees may sign up for a test drive of a provided vehicle, with an instructor.
Adventure Motorcycle Skills: On-site Demo Course built & staffed by BMW & RawHyde Adventures in our Adventure Motorcycle Village on-site. Offering beginning & intermediate / advanced riding classes and ongoing clinics for Overland Experience registrants ~ ride the the experts.
*(Note: rentals are not available; these are only test-rides)
**Overland Expo Training Team includes Land Rover Experience & Camel Trophy trainers (Bob Burns, Sarah Batten, Jim West, Jim Swett, Tim Hensley, Ken Cameron, Daphne Greene, Don Floyd, Tom Collins), BMW & RawHyde Adventures (Jim Hyde & staff), High Trails Expeditions (RJ and Paul Stappell), Graham Jackson, Barbour All-Terrain (Duncan Barbour, Andy Dacey), Lucky 8 Team (Justin Monnin), Pangaea Expeditions (Nathan Hindman), Nick Taylor, Sweet Otter (Kristina Hall), Viking Off-Road (Thor Jonssen & staff), Jonathan Hanson (ConserVentures), Tim Huber.
Overland Film Festival
*Open to everyone
Our team of film professionals has chosen and will host a lineup of special films for Friday and Saturday evening at the Overland Theater, from 7-10 pm.
WHAT'S TO DO ON DAY PASSES? DOWNLOAD OUR DAY PASS GUIDE PDF (available in April)
(you will get a free copy of this guide when you arrive)
Open to everyone (Day Passes and Overland Experience packages): Roundtables, Demos, Slideshows, Family Activities, Certifications (for additional fees)
List below subject to change.
Registrants who purchase their Overland Experience packages after February 1, 2014 will be able to start signing up for their classes beginning March 1.
There are two on-site restaurants and half a dozen food and beverage booths (more on the venue, see our FAQ page)
| DON'T DELAY ~ WE WILL SELL OUT OF OVERLAND EXPERIENCE PACKAGES |