Outdoor Adventure
Credit: David Webb

Visit Explore at both the Toronto and Vancouver Outdoor Adventure Shows — renew your subscription, pickup a copy of the latest issue and enjoy the best of the outdoor world under one roof.

It takes planning to make the most of your time outdoors: get the right gear, discover the best destinations and acquire the skills. That’s where we come in — and where The Outdoor Adventure Show comes in as well. Explore will have a booth at both the Vancouver and Toronto Outdoor Adventure Shows this year. Stop by and visit us before you wander the show floor!

What can you expect at the shows for 2014? Here is a quick rundown:

Toronto (February 21 to 23) at The International Centre

  • Themed Zones include the Ontario Outdoor Adventure Pavilion, Paddler’s Paradise, Scuba World, Adventure Travel Pavilion, Camping Showcase and Health & Fitness Pavilion.
  • Watch exciting demonstrations at the whitewater demo pool, scuba dive tank, underwater adventure stage and even ride a zipline over the show floor (sponsored by Treetop Trekking and our friends at KEEN).
  • See what’s new in the world of footwear, SUP, electronics, accessories and more at the New Product Showcase.

Plus — don’t miss these Special Guest Appearances:

  • Our very own Happy Camper, Kevin Callan
  • Paddling “Rock Star” Becky Mason
  • Adventurous travel bloggers Dave & Deb from ThePlanetD
  • Filmmaker/writer Frank Wolf (featured in our upcoming Spring 2014 issue)
  • Famed artist and photographer Hap Wilson
  • Athlete/Presenter Paul “Turbo” Trebilcock

The show starts today! Find out more at: http://outdooradventureshow.ca/toronto/visitor

Vancouver (March 8 & 9) at The Vancouver Convention Centre

  • Themed Zones include G Adventures, Travel & Vacation Destinations, Camping Showcase, Canoe & Kayak Zone, Running/Triathlon Pavilion, Boardsports Zone, Vancouver Bike Show, Health & Fitness Pavilion and SUP Pavilion.
  • Watch exciting demonstrations at the whitewater demo pool, adventure theatre, the Best of BC Adventure Stage and check out Broadway Camera's Photography Workshops.
  • Plus — don’t miss a Special Guest Appearance from Olympian Adam van Koeverden, who will talk about his Olympic successes, climbing of Mount Kilimanjaro and more.

The show starts soon! Find out more at: http://outdooradventureshow.ca/vancouver/visitor

For the kids — both shows feature a Jr. Outdoor Adventurers showcase as well. And both shows will have plenty of gear for sale — get amazing pre-season deals from over 250 exhibitors. 

(But of course, the real reason you’re there is to see us, right?)