85+ CLASSES AND PROGRAMS / 300+ SESSION-HOURS
OVER 90 INSTRUCTORS
Thursday, May 16, 2013 — noon: camping opens for main field; exhibitors set up
Friday, May 17, 2013 — 9 am to 5 pm exhibitor show, classes, Film Festival; 5 to 7, happy hour; 7+, Film Festival
Saturday, May 18, 2013 — 8 am to 5 pm exhibitor show, classes, Film Festival; 5 to 7, happy hour; 7+, Film Festival
Sunday, May 19, 2013: 10 - 3 pm exhibitor show, classes, Film Festival
Monday, May 20, 2013: departures . . . the adventures begin
Day Pass Activities and Information: download our free Overland News (click here). 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 2013: 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 2013: 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 (the latter held off-site, in the field) and ongoing clinics for Overland Experience registrants ~ ride the the experts.
*Anyone can test-ride a BMW on our demo course (helmet, license required)(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), Overland Experts (Garrett Porterfield, Bruce Elfstrom & staff), Graham Jackson, Barbour All-Terrain (Duncan Barbour, Andy Dacey), Pangaea Expeditions (Nathan Hindman), Nick Taylor, Sweet Otter (Kristina Hall), Viking Off-Road (Thor Jonssen & staff), Adventure Trailers (Martyn Davies, Mario Donovan), Jonathan Hanson (ConserVentures), Tim Huber
Adventure Travel Film Festival
*Open to everyone
Austin Vince and Lois Pryce bring us the 4th Annual Adventure Film Festival, an international celebration of historic, odd, harrowing, fascinating, and inspirational "do it yourself" adventure films.
WHAT'S TO DO ON DAY PASSES? DOWNLOAD OUR DAY PASS GUIDE PDF (click here)
(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 13, 2013 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)
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