263 days left until Canoecopia!     March 13 - 15


Where:
Alliant Energy Center
1919 Alliant Energy Way
Madison, Wisconsin

Show Hours:
Friday 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Ticket Prices:
$15.00 for a day pass
$25.00 for a weekend pass.
Note: Ages 17 and under: free.

Tickets may be purchased through Feb 28, 2019 at www.rutabaga.com or at Rutabaga.

At Canoecopia, tickets can be purchased with cash or check only.

Parking:
$7.00 per car per day
Weekend pass: $19.50



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  Rob Kesselring & Stu Osthoff


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rob@robkesselring.com




Rob Kesselring is a veteran of 31 arctic canoe expeditions, 82 BWCAW-Quetico trips and he has paddled over 150 rivers worldwide. A wilderness guide in the Boundary Waters, Big Bend, and Gates of the Arctic National Parks, he is the author of three books: Merlyn Carter Bush Pilot, River Stories, and Daughter Father Canoe. Rob has spoken many times at Canoe Expos in the United States and Canada. He typically spends over 300 nights a year camping. His mantra: never half-way.

Stu Osthoff has been the Publisher/editor of The Boundary Waters Journal for the past 32 years and operates Grand Slam Guide Service. He has led over 200 week-long canoe trips into the BWCAW/Quetico and is passionate about doing whatever it takes to get his clients into trophy canoe country fishing. The Boundary Waters has been his life and livelihood. Nobody knows more about how/when/where to make the absolute most of your canoe trip. Stu has presented many times at Canoecopia and this is yet another way to share what he knows and loves about canoe country.





Presentations

 Finding Your Own Wilderness Canoe Tripping Style
Quetico - main floor Sat 10:30am-11:15am 

Join Stu Osthoff, Boundary Water Journal publisher and wilderness guide, and Rob Kesselring, outdoor writer and wilderness guide, compare and contrast the traditional style of wilderness canoe tripping to the ultralight approach. Two lifetimes of hard-core wilderness paddling, all distilled down to the essence of why we go, plus a boatload of advice on how, when, and where to make your own wilderness canoe tripping goals happen. Come learn some new ideas in this fun debate, back by popular demand.


 
Alliant Energy Center
1919 Alliant Energy Way
Madison, Wisconsin

Show Hours:
Friday 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Parking:
$7.00 per car per day
Weekend pass: $19.50
Ticket Prices:
$15.00 for a day pass
$25.00 for a weekend pass.
Note: Ages 17 and under: free.

Tickets may be purchased through Feb 28, 2018 at www.rutabaga.com or at Rutabaga.

At Canoecopia, tickets can be purchased with cash or check only.